Beautiful landscapes, events, typical products and culture
A STAY IN THE HEART OF TUSCANY
San Fedele lies in the district of Radda in Chianti at 7 km from the traditional village which, together with the districts of Castellina and Gaiole, formed in the Midlle-ages, the ancient “Lega del Chianti”.
The green and rolling hills of the area are famous for their Chianti wine, one of the world’s most known and appreciated reds.
EVENTS / CULTURE
SIENA AND THE PALIO
Siena is 12 km away, one of the most magical art cities in Italy, declared by UNESCO to be part of the World’s Architectural Heritage, known all over the world for the famous Palio (horse race) which takes place twice a year, on the 2nd of July and on the 16th of August.
It is a walking city with all its narrow streets full of local artisans, and maintains its original medieval atmosphere and charm.
Within the impressive city walls lie its two gems: the Piazza del Campo and the Duomo.
TYPICAL PRODUCTS / LANDSCAPES
South of Siena lie the awe inspiring landscapes of the Crete Senesi, often photographed and painted by famous artists.
One hour’s drive away, one can easily reach the Val d’Orcia, Pienza and Montalcino, famous for the renound pecorino cheese and the superb Brunello wine.
The well known religious sites Monte Oliveto Maggiore, Sant’Antimo and San Galgano are also found in this territory.
CULTURE / LANDSCAPES
FLORENCE AND SAN GIMIGNANO
In 45 minutes you can reach Florence, very important city of art, centre of the Renaissance and famous worldwide also for the Uffizi Gallery.
In 45 minutes you can reach San Gimignano, also town declared by UNESCO to be part of the World’s Architectural Heritage.