Tuscany stretches from the coast of the Tyrrhenian Sea (part of the Mediterranean), to the western boundary of the Apennine mountain range. In this way, one can say that Tuscany is truly the heart of Italy. In Tuscany you can experience some incredible cities, such as. Florence, Siena, Pistoia, Prato and Pisa. It is not hard to get the time to go, the hardest decision is really where to start. In all these lovely cities, In-Italia presents accommodations for everyone.
If you like nature experiences you get an almost unlimited variety of beautiful hills and mountains that provide challenges for both foot and cyclists. Or how about taking a boat trip and explore the small islands off the Golden Coast?
Are you interested in history, or perhaps a fan of art, you get plenty of occasions to get to satisfy your curiosity. The area has been a hotbed of some of the greatest of medieval thinkers and artists like; Leonardo Da Vinci and Michelangelo, Botticelli, Giotto and Donatello. Add to this a bulk of architectural gems that you can experience free of charge while you wander through the streets.
Tuscany is not only magnificent from the land side, as here you will also find miles of some of the cleanest beaches in Italy, and a coastline which is home to an extensive wildlife. And you do not only get a great temperate water to swim in, you also have the option to spend a part of your holiday in Tuscany on the water and sail out to one of the many small islands that are part of the region.
A holiday in Tuscany can be both the country house in the mountains, the apartment in the city or the hotel room on the beach.
The Tuscan cuisine is something special. Based on fresh produce and proximity to the fertile fields along the Arno River, the food in the area you something very special home. Tuscany gives you is not just the opportunity to eat well, but also to learn new techniques and inspiration home. How about taking a cooking class and learn how to do it the Tuscan way?
If your taste senses are more to explore the different wine grapes, you can participate in wine production (course) at one of the local farms where you can pick grapes your own wine. Tuscany can really boast some fantastic wines, and some of the finest comes from the Chianti vineyards.
While big cities of Milan and Rome can introduce you to the hottest designers and main shops, it is in Tuscany, where you will find the real culture. In cities such as Florence and Siena you can visit the local artisans and food markets where you can buy handmade products only manufactured and sold in Tuscany. Or discover Pisa and find out that there is far more than just a crooked tower to explore. Our holiday villas in Tuscany are all centrally located in relation to the most interesting sights and areas.
At In-Italia we help you to plan your own trip to Tuscany. Whether you want a central base for your experiences, or if you want to jump from place to place and visit the towns inside, we give you the right accommodation to suit your requirements.
The region is just ideal whether you are after a relaxing holiday in the countryside surrounded by stunning landscapes and numerous hilltops, a romantic walk to the seafront, or a culture holiday with museums and architecture.