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  Property ref. 2217
  Tenuta Il Poggio is ideal for enjoying the peaceful and tranquility of the Tuscan countryside. At the same time, it is just minutes away from all amenities, and conveniently located for visiting Tuscany's most beautiful and important towns and cities, like San Gimignano, Florence and Siena. Certaldo, the nearest town (6 km away), has all amenities: supermarkets, restaurants, pharmacy, gas stations, bank, ATM machine, post office, train station. Certaldo was home to the great Renaissance writer and humanist Giovanni Boccaccio, who was buried here in 1375. Certaldo is also famous for its onion, the Cipolla di Certaldo, a Slow Food presidia (protected product). This special onion from Certaldo has been famous for centuries, in fact Boccaccio mentions it in his work Decameron. Today Certaldo hosts several festivals every year. Mercantia, held in July, is an incredible international festival of street performers, attracting wonderful artists and spectators from all over the world. Horse riding is possible at a nearby stables, there are tennis courts 5 km away in Certaldo, and a golf course 25 km away at Castelfalfi. Lovers of food and wine will enjoy tasting the Chianti and extra virgin olive oil produced in these hills. Nearby San Gimignano is famous for its saffron. Art and architecture lovers will be surrounded by treasures to explore, whether in the local towns or the larger cities like Florence and Siena. Distances: Certaldo (supermarkets, restaurants, pharmacy, gas stations, bank, ATM machine, post office, train station): 6 km San Gimignano: 20 km Florence (airport): 55 km Siena: 50 km Pisa (airport): 73 km Castellina in Chianti: 35 km Volterra: 43 km Greve in Chianti: 45 km Colle Val D'Elsa: 29 km Monteriggioni: 37 km Lucca: 66 km Montalcino: 92 km Seaside - Cecina mare: 100 km Montepulciano: 115 km Arezzo: 116 km Cortona: 123 km Perugia: 160 km Assisi: 178 km
  In the heart of Tuscany, near the ancient medieval village of Certaldo (FI), it extends TENUTA IL POGGIO, with the nice farmstead (2000 SQM) and VILLA FOSSI, an old manor house (700 SQM) used for agritourism (2 Spighe) that dominates the over [more]
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