Because we are central to everything and everywhere
Because there is so much you can do on-site
because we offer you a family style vacation
because we will personally take care of you
because we are a real active small farm with lots of pet animals
because its a paradise not only for children
because we offer special things and are special
because this place is unique
because, because, because.......
No need to look for different lodging every day all throughout Tuscany, packing and unpacking, loosing precious time with check-ins and check-outs. Poderi Val Verde is located central to almost all famous towns, cities and their sights:
Florence, Siena, Greve, Radda, Gaiole, San Gimignano and Volterra are less than 1 hour by car. Lucca, Pisa, the marble cave of Carrara, Pistoia, Arezzo, Montepulciano, Montalcino, Pienza, Cortona, Perugia or Assisi are less than 2 hours by car. Going there you will be driving through one of the most beautiful landscapes of the world. Even day trips by train, bus or car to Cinque Terre, Rome, Milano, Venice are possible. Visit the famous Tuscan beaches in the Maremma (Marina di Grosseto or Talamone for instance) or the Versiglia (Torre di Lago or Viareggio). They are between 1 or 2 hours panoramic car drive away. If you wish, we gladly help you planning your daily trips, supply advise with regards to wine or cheese tasting, help you finding the right restaurant, inform you about activities, exhibitions, events, concerts etc., that you do want to miss.
This is an ideal place for relaxation, sightseeing and visiting romantic small villages, to do wine, cheese and balsamico vinegar tasting . Perfect for road and mountain biking on the famous white roads or curvy streets of the Chianti hills or for hiking and trekking on our marked trails. Horseback riding nearby. And after a day out of sightseeing, you may enjoy taking a traditional archery class, or try your skill on our demanding 3D archery range .... Take one of our hands-on lunch or evening cooking classes . Of local dishes that may easily be prepared back at home no matter where you live. For an additional charge, on Saturday night guests may request a place at her table to experience a traditional Tuscan welcome dinner. Also, if you don’t feel like cooking in your apartment, she will also cook for you (link foto) and your family or friends or prepare a hearty breakfast. We are flexible, ask for a quote!
If Poderi Val Verde is the place you want to spend your vacation at, please remember: winding roads take time to navigate, breathtaking views will make you stop again and again, our wine, our food and the relaxing surroundings will make you forget time – so a couple of days here is simply not enough, plan for 1 week at least.
Main road 500 m
Castellina in Chianti 3 km
Interstate A1 25 km
Speedway Florence/Siena 10 km