Tuscany is one of the Italian regions with the largest number of tourist attractions. Both in summer and winter offers the opportunity to spend a holiday up to expectations. Beautiful beaches, snow-covered mountains for skiing, art cities and so much history. One of the most popular tourism types in recent years in Tuscany is rural tourism, spending your holidays in agricultural areas where you can relax and enjoy the beauty of nature. The Tuscan countryside is famous in the world for its beauty and uniqueness and is ready to host you in its farmhouses. A holiday in the countryside is not synonymous with discomfort, because today there are many possibilities to spend a luxury holiday in rural areas, thanks to the many renovated villas.
In the heart of Tuscany, near Lucca, there is Valgiano, a small rural village that preserve all its history and its charm: the view from this village is spectacular, over the plain of Lucca and Capannori. Valgiano is famous for its wine and its oil and will give you the opportunity to spend a wonderful holiday surrounded by nature, without sacrificing comfort.
The Villa of Valgiano was built during the Renaissance by an aristocratic family from Lucca that chose this place like summer residence.
It was once a fortress and still preserves its original wall: a place to relax and enjoy the country hospitality typical of italy. In the property, there is a large garden with beautiful trees, meadows and flowerbeds, 4 fountains where water from the source flows constantly and a neo-gothic chapel.
The house is part of very big farm where a large part of it are woods of acacia, oak and chestnut trees. The farm is surrounded by vineyards and olive trees. The main activity is winemaking, in fact Valgiano’s wines are unique and delicious, known worldwide. But also, extra virgin olive oil, three types of honey and much other products characterise the area, visited from many tourists for this reason.
A lot of facilities are available in this accommodation, like a beautiful swimming pool, Wi-fi, satelite Tv, computer and printer, Ipod dock and much more.
Tuscany villas are renowned in the world and a vacation in a place full of peace and tranquillity could be a good idea to recharge yourself. At last, from Valgiano you can reach the Versilia or the Garfagnana in less than half an hour, depending on whether you prefer to go to the sea or the mountains.