Villa La Massa is situated about 50 minutes drive east of Villa La Massa is in a Casentino historical south-facing valley. The setting is one of a ‘natural amphitheatre’ with wonderful views across olive groves to ancient terraced hillsides. We are about 7 km from Poppi, considered to be one of the finest examples of a hill town.
The immediate area is considered to be and is classified to be outstanding in the following ways:
There are beautiful country walks through the wooded Tuscan countryside, many hill villages to explore and atmospheric towns to visit. Florence, Arezzo, Cortona and Siena can easily be visited in a day. Our local village, Castel San Niccolo’ is fascinating with its ancient market piazza, beautiful castle, boulder-strewn river and narrow winding streets which hold a wide variety of shops.
We are convenient for the ‘Strada del Vino’ wine tour.