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Area: 57 km2 | Population: 24490 | Elevation: 144 above sea level
Montevarchi has 7 hamlets And it Is 26 km from Arezzo And 38 km from Firenze

Why Montevarchi?

Cultural, historical, artistic and landscape destination

Visit Montevarchi - Tourism and travel tips for your vacation or weekend.

Are you planning your vacation in Montevarchi, Italy? Are you looking for all the touristic information on Montevarchi? On Visit Italy you find tourist guides written by the editorial staff and travel experiences of travellers who, like you, have chosen Montevarchi as a destination for a trip or for their holidays. Discover Montevarchi top travel tips with Visititaly's suggestions, recommendations, travel advice and all things to know about Montevarchi.

Montevarchi, a trip back to ancient times

If you are one of those people who like to visit interesting places during your holidays rather than spending your days doing nothing but sunbathing on a beach or going clubbing at night, little countries in the world will satisfy your needs as much as the extremely popular Italy. There is no doubt that Italy is one of the most visited countries in the world every year, in fact, countless researches state it's one of the few countries which, rather than losing popularity, become more and more popular by the day. It has just about everything: from gorgeous beaches to great museums and extremely interesting places full of ancient history. That is why if you are looking for an original and interesting place to visit in Italy, you can not miss out on the chance to see Montevarchi. This town in the province of Arezzo, in the gorgeous region of Tuscany, is not an overly popular place, but that doesn't mean you won't fall in love with it. If when you visit a particular place you want to feel like you really are somewhere else, just immerse yourself in the little, narrow streets of Montevarchi, and get ready to feel like you have traveled back in time. There are still many walls from the middle ages, the ones which used to protect the town from attacks, up all over it. And it's by walking through the streets of Montevarchi that you will definitely come across what has to be one of the highlights of the town: the San Lorenzo church. This was built in a mixture of gothic and romantic styles, which makes it pretty different to most other churches in the whole region. You will of course get the chance to visit the pretty large interior and take a close look at all the statues which adorn it. But in Montevarchi there is also Villa Masini, an impressive palace which you will have the chance of visiting only in spring. If that is the time of the year you are planning on visiting Montevarchi, please don't miss out the chance of visiting it with the help of one of the official guides which will explain you everything there is to know. Also, pay special attention to the garden which surrounds the house because it's extremely gorgeous and well kept. However, if you would like to do more than simply walk around visiting interesting places full of history, why not go for a walk in the Prada outlet which can be found in the town? Italians are known for their extremely good taste in fashion, so go for a look and you might come out with some great pieces at great prices. And if you are visiting Montevarchi during the hottest months of the year and you are hoping to be able to freshen up every now and then, why not organize a little picnic next to the Arno river? Not only it is beautiful there, you will also be able to go for a little, relaxing swim.

Ride, cycle, walk or simply relax in a Tuscan paradise

Rendola Riding is an organic olive farm and well-known riding-centre belonging to Jenny Bawtree, an Englishwoman enamoured of the Tuscan countryside. It is situated in the Chianti hills 50km south of Florence and is easily accessible by car or train. The Centre has eighteen safe, well-trained horses and offers riding lessons, trail-rides and four-day treks in the Chianti region. All our riding staff have ENGEA qualifications and are very experienced. Non-riders can take part in jovial Franca's cooking lessons, (learn to make bruschette, gnocchi, tiramisù, you name it!). They can also explore on foot or bicycle the Arno valley and the Chianti region, using the numerous waymarked trails and quiet roads in the area. (We supply maps). Or they can simply relax by the fire or in the garden, chat, read a book and enjoy a glass of Chianti wine... For art-lovers, Florence, Cortona, Siena and Arezzo can be reached in less than an hour's drive; on request Jenny, who is knowledgeable about Tuscan art and architecture, is happy to act as your guide. She can tell you also about Toscana Minore, lovely places off the beaten track that are not swarming with tourists: an abbey, a rose garden, a Romanesque church, a 12C mill - the list is endless. If desired she can organize wine-tasting at a celebrated Chianti Classico winery. She used to teach English at Florence University and is also ready to help you to brush up your knowledge of the language. For those interested in fashion, there are two important outlets in the vicinity, Prada (4km) and The Mall (18km). Guests stay in an agriturismo, Jenny's 17C farmhouse overlooking the Arno valley. It has seven pretty bedrooms ensuite, a sitting room with log fire and a library, a large dining room where, sitting altogether at a long table, you can enjoy lively conversation and Franca's excellent Tuscan cooking, accompanied by Chianti wine. (Vegetarian or gluten-free dishes are supplied when requested.) This is a friendly, informal place where singles are also welcome. It is open all the year round. We speak Italian, English, French and a little German. For further informations: www.rendolariding.com  

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Hotel Valdarno - >Montevarchi

Hotel Valdarno


Relais La Ramugina - >Montevarchi

Relais La Ramugina


Fattoria Isola - >Pergine Valdarno

Fattoria Isola

Pergine Valdarno (12 Km)

Fattoria Isola, located 500 m from the medieval village of Laterina, in the heart of Tuscany, covers more than 200 hectares and offers accommodations in renovated and elegantly furnished 7 apartments, giving the opportunity to live in the quiet countryside and visit well-known cities of Tuscany such as Florence and Siena (50 km), Arezzo (15 km). The farm once belonged to the Grand Duke of Tuscany, consists of a seventeenth-century villa with park, a private chapel and different farmhouses, as well as a natural shooting reserve, with pheasants, hares, partridges, deers, wild boars and a natural waterfall. You can buy olive oil and Chianti red wine. There is a swimming pool (7 by 14 m with Roman steps) ideal for organizing parties, surrounded by a large green space. Various activities are available : swimming in the pool, football, volleyball, mountain biking, horse riding, hiking, bowling green, table tennis and tennis ( 500 m).Barbecue available. The family is almost always present and willing to give advice on sightseeing and restaurants.

SAN LORENZO - >Terranuova Bracciolini


Terranuova Bracciolini (3 Km)

Resort Molino Le Gualchiere - >Terranuova Bracciolini

Resort Molino Le Gualchiere

Terranuova Bracciolini (5 Km)

THE MILL is an amazing property in beautiful and unspoiled countryside. The location is superb equidistant from Florence, Siena and Arezzo and the place itself is utterly beautiful, with vineyards, olives, a river at the end of the property, and completely calm in its setting, as it is at the end of a small side road with no traffic. Loro Ciuffenna is the closest village. This is a lovely medieval village with an amazing view on the river Ciuffenna. Here you will not find souvenirs for tourists but traditional family run shops, a colourful weekly market, traditional Italian coffee shops, ice-cream shops and a selection of very good restaurants . THE MILL is considered of historical relevance by the local authorities, since its oldest part dates back to the 14th century. The Mill offers also:swimming pool with jacuzzi corner,mini-gym,ping pong,soccer and volley ball area, sauna (*), free Wi Fi Internet Connection, Laudry (*). Tennis courts and horseriding available at short driving distance. While the accommodations are unique to each lodging, they all possess , characteristic charm.



Cavriglia (6 Km)

Il Casellino - >Loro Ciuffenna

Il Casellino

Loro Ciuffenna (8 Km)

The company "Casellino" is located in a strategic position to visit the beauties of the most important historical centers of Tuscany, in the heart of the hills of the Upper Valdarno, 450m above sea level, where you can enjoy a wonderful view of the valley Arno, is 30 km from Arezzo, 35km from Florence and 50km from Siena. It consists of a stone house built in 1300 in which the activity takes place farm and surrounded by greenery, surrounded by olive groves, woods and pine woods, it offers various paths through the possibility of long walks and enjoy a few miles distance, Romanesque churches, small medieval villages and the best that Tuscany has to show our visitors a lover of art and nature.

Podere Casa Rotta srl - >Loro Ciuffenna

Podere Casa Rotta srl

Loro Ciuffenna (9 Km)

Podere Casarotta is a beatiful, ancient farmhouse in Tuscany which has been renovated in recent years, converted in holiday house with private swimming pool and divided into six luxurious apartments for your holiday rentals (each with one or two double bedrooms); the whole holiday house can sleep up to 20 persons.

B&B Guardalaluna - >Castelfranco di Sopra

B&B Guardalaluna

Castelfranco di Sopra (12 Km)

L'Oasi Agriturismo - >Castelfranco di Sopra

L'Oasi Agriturismo

Castelfranco di Sopra (12 Km)

Toscana Verde - >Pergine Valdarno

Toscana Verde

Pergine Valdarno (13 Km)

Hotel residence Toscana Verde offers a familiar and informal atmosphere in ‘Country-stile’. The hotel was founded in the heart of the Tuscan countryside, situated in a panoramic position on a sweet hill which dominates the fertile and green Plane of Laterina, surrounded by a park of 35.000 square meters, full of old trees which are carefully preserved. This is one of the most beautiful places in Tuscany, characterised by wonderful landscape views and uncountable original Etruscan centres, where a wide variety of immersed landscapes is risen, in the peace of the nature like the old village of Penna, Casanova and Ponticino, which open themselves to views of dense forests of oak and Turkey oak, willows and poplars, in addition to the cultures of sunflowers, wheat and corn. A beautiful landscape surrounded by the Tuscan hills where you can immerse yourself in the peace and serenity that only a vacation in the countryside can offer.

Relais Santa Margherita - >Capolona

Relais Santa Margherita

Capolona (20 Km)

In the Tuscan countryside, next to Arezzo, the Santa Margherita Relais, offers its guests the possibility to discover the beauties of the area lodging in a suggestive and ancient building. The palace, expertly restored, is composed by seven highly comfortable flats

Casa Vacanze Le Antiche Pietre - >Ortignano Raggiolo

Casa Vacanze Le Antiche Pietre

Ortignano Raggiolo (20 Km)

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Arezzo (24 Km)

Badia di Pomaio - >Arezzo

Badia di Pomaio

Arezzo (24 Km)



Arezzo (24 Km)

Hotel Piero Della Francesca - >Arezzo

Hotel Piero Della Francesca

Arezzo (25 Km)

Hotel Portici - >Arezzo

Hotel Portici

Arezzo (25 Km)

Hotel Portici is located in the old center of the town but it is reachable by car because it is not inside the limited traffic area. The Hotel, just few steps from the rail station and from the monuments, offers rooms and suites furnished in Tuscan Style with private marble bathroom, hairdryer, hot tub shower or Jacuzzi, Air conditioning/Heating, mini bar and Tv LCD. Every morning a tasty Buffet Breakfast, included in the price, is served in our breakfast room. We also have free Wi-Fi in all the rooms.

Hotel L'Aretino - >Arezzo

Hotel L'Aretino

Arezzo (25 Km)

Villa Rossi Mattei - >Arezzo

Villa Rossi Mattei

Arezzo (27 Km)

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B&B La Casa Delle Rose - >Arezzo

B&B La Casa Delle Rose

Arezzo (27 Km)



Bibbiena (27 Km)

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