WHERE TO FIND US
The Podere il Poggiolo agriturismo is located in the Chianti Rufina district, a famous wine producing area just 23 km NE of central Florence.
Built in a dominant position at 350 m above sea level, our farm is surrounded by the green of the olive groves and vineyards, with breathtaking views over the entire Chianti Rufina valley that feed the soul and provide a real sense of peace.
We produce wine and extra-virgin olive oil, raise Cinta Senese pigs and grow fruit and vegetables too. All are strictly ORGANIC.
Situated just 2.5 km from the town of Rufina where there are shops, supermarkets, banks, churches, a post office, restaurants and a train station. It is only a short journey from town to the heart of Florence whether by car or train.
The local “Chianti Rufina and Pomino Wine Route makes it easy for guest to taste our local wines whilst the similarly named museum explains why this district has such a strong and widespread tradition of wine producing.
WE ARE CLOSE TO
Florence: 23 km.
OTHER MUCH LOVED AND FAMOUS ART CITIES OF TUSCANY are also within easy reach: Arezzo – 65 km, Siena – 85 km, Lucca and Pisa – 100 km.
FOR THOSE WHO LOVE TUSCANY’S WONDERFUL HISTORIC SMALLER AND CHARMING VILLAGES: San Gimignano – 75 km, Volterra -90 km, Radda in Chianti and Greve – 30 km
THOSE LOOKING FOR DIFFERENT LANDSCAPES AND SIGHTS TO SEE:The ascetic Casentino district with its many monasteries and rectories, and Giotto’s birthplace, Mugello are only 20 km away.
NATURE LOVERS will be delighted to know that there are various S.O.F.T. trekking trails within a 3km radius of the farm, along with 2 fishing lakes and 2 stables offering riding lessons and horse trekking.
For SHOPAHOLICS – there is centre just 18 km away with a variety of outlets including, Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Della Valle, Prada…