Villa Le Torri - Code: CV0006

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Location

The Villa is found in a pleasantly isolated location, completely immersed in the green Tuscan countryside and surrounded by vineyards and olive groves. The Villa’s hilltop position offers a splendid view of the Arno valley and of the Vallombrosa woods. This is a very convenient location for visiting the artistic treasures throughout Tuscany. Florence, the beautiful Tuscan capital, is just a 30-minute drive away. Famous local wineries can be explored on the Strada dei Vini that winds through medieval towns and estates.

Not far away are the towns Pontassieve and Rignano sull’Arno where there are many restaurants to savour traditional Tuscan flavours, artisan shops, local markets and many other shops and services.

As the Villa is located at the end of a gravel road (about 1.5 km), it is recommended that guests have a car to arrive at the Villa.

Distances:
Pontassieve – 5 km
Florence – 20 km
Arezzo – 45 km
San Gimignano – 60 km
Siena – 70 km
Pisa – 120 km
Versilia – 110 km
Rome – 270 km



Nearest Town

Torri, 1 km away.

Means Of Transport
By Line / Type / Location Exit / Stop / Distance
Airports Florence 30 km
Highways A1 Milan-Rome Firenze Sud / Incisa
Train Lines Pontassieve / Rignano 5 km
Bus Lines Torri 1 km


How to reach Us by Car

From North of Florence: Highway A1, exit Firenze Sud. Follow the signs for Bagno a Ripoli-Pontassieve. Go about 11 km and then turn right towards Rosano. Follow the signs for San Donato-Torri-Volognano. Keep following for Volognano. After 4 km the Castle of Volognano is on the left. At the second intersection after the Castle (about 2 km later) turn left following the sign for Poggio di Torri (the street goes up a hill). Continue about 1 km and there is an intersection with post boxes on the left. Turn right going past a small group of houses. Do not take the other street towards the relais Chiara e Lorenzo. The road becomes a gravel road. Continue about 1.5 km with the vineyard on the left. There is a large house with cypress trees and a surrounding wall. Continue with the house on the right and after a few metres the street goes to the left. This is the private road that leads to the Villa.

From South of Florence: Highway A1, exit Incisa. Follow the signs for Rignano sull’Arno-S.Clemente. Go through Pian dell’Isola and cross the bridge that connects San Clemente to Rignano. Go through the center of Rignano following the signs for Rosano-Bombone-Torri. Turn right on the provincial street towards Torri. After 5 km is the town Torri. At the second intersection after the town turn right following the sign for Poggio di Torri (up a hill). Continue about 1 km and there is an intersection with post boxes on the left. Turn right going past a small group of houses. Do not take the other street towards the relais Chiara e Lorenzo. The road becomes a gravel road. Continue about 1.5 km with the vineyard on the left. There is a large house with cypress trees and a surrounding wall. Continue with the house on the right and after a few metres the street goes to the left. This is the private road that leads to the Villa.

From Pisa airport: Follow the signs for Florence. Take the Superstrada for about 70 km to the Highway A1 towards Rome. Exit at Firenze Sud. Then follow the directions as above From North of Florence.

How to reach Us by Train

From Florence – 20 minutes away.
There are many trains to Rignano from Florence’s main station Santa Maria Novella. From Florence’s Campo di Marte station there are many trains to Pontassieve.