Villa Castrum - Code: CC0005

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Location

The Villa is found on the summit of a hill (310 m above sea level), in the area of Barberino Val d’Elsa just 30 minutes from Florence by car. It is part of a Medieval complex that dates back to 1037 and it stands among typical Tuscan countryside including vineyards, olive groves and woods. The Villa looks out over a large Italian garden, and the surrounding countryside of forest-covered hills.

It is necessary to have a car to arrive at the Villa. A paved road on a slight incline leads to the Villa.

Distances:
Florence – 28 km
S. Gimignano - 25 km
Siena - 30 km
Pisa – 55 km
Roma - 120 km



Nearest Town

San Donato in Poggio, 3 km away.

Means Of Transport
By Line / Type / Location Exit / Stop / Distance
Airports Florence / 35 km Airport A. Vespucci
Highways A1 Milan-Rome Firenze Certosa
Motorways Superstrada Firenze-Siena San Donato in Poggio
Train Lines Florence-Siena Poggibonsi / 8 km
Bus Lines SITA Florence-Siena


How to reach Us by Car

From highway A1, exit Firenze Certosa. After the toll booth, take the first street on the right, the Superstrada towards Siena. After 21 km exit at San Donato in Poggio. Turn left, following the signs for San Donato-Castellina in Chianti. After 3-4 km turn right following the signs for Cortine, about 1 km.