Nature holydays in Tuscany
Are you ready for a nature holidays in Tuscany? Vacations surrounded by fresh air and nature are one of the most appreciated choices for those who want to disconnect from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and enjoy some relaxation immersed in the beauty of the natural world. Among the ideal destinations to spend a vacation of this kind, Tuscany is certainly one of the most charming and fascinating regions in Italy. With its extraordinary variety of landscapes, Tuscany can offer numerous opportunities for nature lovers. From the sea to the mountains, passing through hills and countryside, no one will be disappointed.
One of the most famous places to spend a nature vacation in Tuscany is undoubtedly the Valdelsa. Strategically positioned in the heart of Tuscany, this area offers unforgettable and picturesque rural landscapes. It also provides the opportunity to easily reach almost all the other places of interest in Tuscany, being located in the center of the region. However, it is the simple experience of living in the slow and reassuring rhythm of nature that makes a vacation in Valdelsa a profound and incredible experience. Here it is possible to immerse oneself in enchanting landscapes, where hills covered with vineyards, ancient oak forests, and streams that flow through the valleys meet.
Some tips to enjoy Valdelsa
One of the most popular activities for those who want to enjoy a nature vacation in Tuscany is hiking. The Valdelsa area is crossed by numerous trails that lead to breathtaking views and places of great natural beauty. Among the most famous hikes in the area, we cannot forget the Via Francigena. It is the most important pilgrimage in the national territory, an unmissable experience if you are passing through. Walking a stage of the ancient historic route is one of the most authentic ways to experience the territory. The stretch that connects Colle Val d’Elsa to Monteriggioni is very easy to walk and offers the possibility to cross historic villages and characteristic paths.
For those who love cycling instead, Valdelsa offers a wide choice of routes that cross the hills, cultivated fields, and medieval towns of the region. You can start from San Gimignano, one of the most beautiful villages in Tuscany, and cycle along the scenic roads that lead to the surrounding valleys. There are also more adventurous routes for the most daring cyclists, through forests and ridges, that will satisfy the most sporty souls.
Let’s not forget the activities related to water: Valdelsa is crossed by numerous rivers and streams, including the Elsa river. Thanks to the natural park that partially runs through it, the Sentierelsa offers the opportunity to practice water sports such as kayaking or rafting. The trail is also equipped for picnics or snacks and is designed to enjoy the fresh air and nature in total relaxation.
In summary, Valdelsa is an ideal place for those who want to spend a nature vacation in Tuscany, with hiking, cycling, water sports, and moments of relaxation. What better way to enjoy this fantastic region than in a farmhouse surrounded by greenery?
Nature Holidays in Tuscany at Casa Verniano
If you are drawn to Tuscany for its nature, it’s inevitable that the best choice for your stay is an agriturismo, and Casa Verniano is undoubtedly the perfect choice for you. Here, you will experience days of absolute relaxation surrounded by boundless nature. You will have the opportunity to fully enjoy our pool, take part in walks or horseback excursions, participate in recreational activities or workshops that we organize, or simply enjoy our green spaces and our farm. Last but not least, at Casa Verniano, you will taste authentic and rural Tuscan cuisine, with classic seasonal dishes and our own homemade cured meats. Call now to check availability and book your nature holidays in Tuscany!