The village of Montisi

Montisi is a charming village that can be easily visited by the whole family during an itinerary between the Valdichiana, the Crete Senesi and the Val d'orcia. Off the busiest roads, but in the middle of a beautiful Tuscan panorama, with a small but cohesive community that organizes events, it passes its customs and welcomes […]

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Christmas in Chianciano Terme

From November 4 to December 26, the "Town of Santa Claus" returns, an appointment that has become traditional in the winter season of Chianciano Terme. An enchanted path in which Santa Claus has established at his home, with elves ready to give toys to all children. An enchanting atmosphere with attractions, illuminations, colors and Christmas […]

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The extra virgin olive oil in Valdichiana

Extra virgin olive oil is one of the typical products of our territory: thanks to hilly slopes of Val di Chiana Senese, the clay soil is especially suited to the cultivation of olive trees. Olive oil is used in abundance in local cuisine and typical Tuscan recipes: this is a health food and beneficial, which […]

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The Butterfly House at Parco Fucoli

Throughout the month of October, in Chianciano Terme comes a theme park dedicated to nature and the world of butterflies: "the Butterfly House" will be hosted inside the Park Fucoli from 1 to 29 October, becoming a key event for residents and visitors, especially for families. The Butterfly House is a tropical House, a corner […]

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The labyrinth of Porsenna in Chiusi

Porsenna is the legendary Etruscan King of Chiusi Lucumo even present in stories and stories of the whole territory. It is said that the great King of the Etruscan civilization of the 5th century BC. He left behind a treasure of immeasurable value, consisting of five thousand gold hen with chicks, hidden inside a mausoleum […]

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The Bravìo delle Botti of Montepulciano

The Bravio delle Botti of Montepulciano Il Bravio delle Botti is the Palio delle Contrade di Montepulciano which takes place in the famous town of Siena, on the last Sunday in August. The word "Bravìo" derives from the vernacular "Bravium" and refers to the prize awarded to the winning Contrada, comprising a painted cloth bearing […]

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The Bruscello Poliziano

The Bruscello poliziano fits into the tradition of popular theatre, especially lively in Tuscany. It is a representation that results from the rituals and the rural culture, which is rooted in the traditions of celebrating the rituals of alternation of the seasons and of collection of the harvest. At farmers, the bruscello took place through […]

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The Chiusi Lake

A small lake surrounded by Tuscan countryside: Lake Chiusi is a haven of peace and tranquility that is located a few kilometres north-east of town, next to the tombs of Etruscan civilization that made him famous. Not far from the Lake of Montepulciano, with which it forms the "clear" of the Valdichiana, a legacy of […]

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The castle of Sarteano

The castle of Sarteano is a stage that can not miss in the itineraries of lovers of history and culture. Built on a travertine rock and surrounded by a park of oak trees, the Castle dominates the town of Sarteano since the middle ages. From its battlements you can enjoy a splendid view, which ranges […]

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The Etruscan Museum of Chianciano Terme

The archaeological Civic Museum of Chianciano Terme is a must for all those who love history, art and culture: it is indeed an awesome testimony of the past of this territory, with many finds of Etruscan origin and a long journey that traces the last centuries of Chianciano Terme and surroundings. This was an area […]

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