Villa Podernovo - Code: SS0006

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Location

Villa Podernovo is located , in the 'Farma-Merse Natural Reserve', of outstanding beauty, 38 km south of Siena and 50 km north of the Maremma area, on the “via Francigena”, the historical medieval road that runs from Scotland to Rome It is surrounded by woods and forests that offer countless trekking and horse trekking opportunities. There are free natural thermal waters 20 minutes’ away by car. Art cities are all in easy reach by car. The location (450 mt-1500ft above sea level) and the green surroundings mean generally cooler temperatures during summertime than other areas making Villa Podernovo an ideal place for holidays.

Distances:
Siena – 38 km
San Gimignano – 80 km
Florence – 80 km
Pisa – 182 km
Rome – 241 km



Nearest Town

Monticiano is 500 metres away from the Villa.

Means Of Transport
By Line / Type / Location Exit / Stop / Distance
Airports Florence / Pisa 80 km / 190 km
Highways A1 Milan-Rome Firenze Certosa
Motorways Firenze-Siena n. 223 Colle Val d’Elsa
Train Lines to Siena 35 km
Bus Lines Siena-Monticiano 500 m from the Villa


How to reach Us by Car

From North:
- take the A1 motorway to Florence, exit at ‘Firenze Certosa’;
- after the toll, immediately take the ‘Siena-Grosseto superstrada’ to your right;
- continue for 58 km and ignore all 'Siena' exits;
- continue for 18 km towards ‘Grosseto’;
- immediately after an ‘Agip’ petrol station, to your left, turn right at the ‘Monticiano’ sign (SP32A) and continue for 15 km along the winding road;
- at the cross-road, turn left towards Monticiano square and after 50 mt. make a sharp right turn into via Primo Maggio;
- soon after, on top of the hill (200 mt.), keep right following the short dirt road that ends at Villa Podernovo.

From South: a) take the A1 motorway, exit at ‘Valdichiana-Bettolle-Sinalunga’ and take the ‘Siena-Bettolle superstrada’, direction ‘Siena’; ignore all 'Siena' exits and continue towards ‘Grosseto’; now follow directions above.

b) take the ‘Via Aurelia’, and continue along the 'SS1' towards the 'E80-A12' to ‘Civitavecchia/Grosseto’ (about 100 km); after Grosseto, follow the ‘Roselle-Siena’ sign and continue along the 'E78' (about 50 km); after the ‘Locanda del Ponte’ restaurant (on your right) and before a small bridge, turn left at the ‘Monticiano’ sign (SP32); now follow directions above.

How to reach Us by Train

Trains to Siena (38 km from us) then bus to Monticiano. Bus services to and from Siena run twice daily.