Farmhouse in the heart of Chianti
The farm La Foresta, situaded in the heart of the wine growing region , the Chianti area, famous all over the world for the production of Chianti wine and “ extravergine olive oil , is surrounded by the Chianti hills, with olive groves and vineyards.
The farmhouse has a panoramic swimming pool 6x14 m, open from mid-May to late September. Appartments are for 2,3,4,5-6 persons. All apartments have private entrances and outdoor spaces equipped with tables, barbecue, chairs and umbrellas.
There are many small old shops in the area famous for handcraft like ceramic, wood ... Close to the farm there is the charming village of S. Leonino with its own romanesque church. At Quercegrossa ( 4 km) and also in Castellina in Chianti ( 10 km ) there are bars, supermarkets, chemists,a post office and many other shops. Restaurant - Pizzeria km 2, Tennis Court km 4, horseback riding km 8.
The area of Castellina in Chianti, where the farm is located, lies at the heart of the Chianti Classico, production zone of one of the most famous red wines in the world, in a landscape of vineyards and olive groves.
Ideal for visits to Florence, Siena, S.Gimignano, Radda, Gaiole, Greve and Castellina in Chianti.
You can visit castles, farms, cellars where you can taste and buy an excellent vintage wine and the extravirgin olive oil, highest in quality because of a particular cold way of squeezing. You can find also renowned or small restaurants where you can taste a huge variety of typical food: bruschetta, panzanella, ribollita.