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National Parks in Tuscany

- National Park of Casentino Forests, Mount Falterona and Campigna

was established in 1993 and is located in the Tuscan-Romagna, the provinces of Forlì-Cesena, Arezzo and Florence.
The Park has as an element characterizing the Apennine ridge tends to trend northwest / southeast.
From the ridge, develop in the Romagna region, a series of subparallel secondary buttresses that give rise to various side valleys.
The shares of the Park range from 400 to 1,658 meters: Monte Falco (1,658 m) and Mount Falterona (1654 m), from which rises the river Arno, are the highest peaks.
From the geomorphological point of view, the Park is characterized by natural caves, springs and outcrops of paleontological interest. From the western slopes of the Apennines are born all waterways, including Arno, lining the Casentino Forests. In the Romagna region, the hydrographic network is made up of a wide range of streams, affecting the whole area of ??the ridge, from Monte Falco at the Top of the Term. From the ridge line unravel the watersheds of the Ram, Tramazzo, Rabbi and Bidente with its three branches tributaries (Bidente Celle or Dogwood, Bidente Ridracoli and Bidente Pietrapazza) towards Romagna, the streams San Godenzo and Rincine, tributaries of the Sieve in Mugello and the upper course of the Arno with its tributaries (Staggia, Fiumicello, Sova-Roiesine, Archiano and Corsalone) in Casentino. The natural lakes are absent,
while it detects the presence of the artificial Ridracoli which holds about 33 million cubic meters of water from the basin of the arm Bidente and that of Dogwood and Rabbi. From the perspective of bioclimatic, the area has a temperate climate with relatively cool summers and wet winters and relatively rigid.
From the point of view of nature, about 80% of the territory is forested; The protected area is one of the most valuable forests of Europe, whose heart is made up of the State Forests Casentino inside which is the natural reserve Sasso Fratino, the first established in Italy in 1959 and again awarded the European Diploma .
Even the highest peak of the Park, Monte Falco, has a Nature Reserve in the north side. Finally, the
National Park incorporates the Natural Reserve Biogenetic Campigna, the Natural Reserve Biogenetic Bowl, the Natural Reserve Biogenetic of Camaldoli and the Biogenetic Nature Reserve of Badia Prataglia



Holiday apartments - Breakfast Tuscany Maremma Grosseto

Sorano Residence

Sorano Residence

Price: From € 50,00
Swimming pool: 1
Beauty Center


Tuscany Apartments. Farm holiday  located in Sorano, a medieval town in the province of Grosseto, with 24 apartments from 2 to 4 sleeping accommodations.
The Residence consists of luxurious apartments immersed in a wonderful two hectare park, amongst striking oak groves and clean, fresh air.
Inside our Residence is a 20 x 8m pool, games and a special area for children, a tavern with a beautiful view of the parkland, a typical cellar entirely carved into tuff rock and a parking lot with 80 spaces.

Residence has recently been furnished with a wellbeing centre and its proximity to the Saturnia Hot Springs and the Sorano Hot Springs makes it the ideal location for a relaxing vacation in the Tuscan Maremma

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Tuscany accommodation with swimming pool. Montespertoli

Villa Montespertoli

Villa Antico Casale

Luxury Villa in Tuscany.
Tarifa semanal: De € 938,00
Luxury Villa
rental in the heart of Tuscany in Montespertoli with private en esclusive swimming pool, only two flats
Apartment "I Limoni" and Apartment "Le rose" near Florence

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Florence apartment Santa Maria Novella

Florence apartment Santa Maria Novella

Florence apartment Santa Maria Novella

sq. Meters: 30                     
Sleeping accommodations: 2
Historical centre of Florence

This open space of 30 sqm on the first floor (no lift) is an ideal accommodation for a couple in the historic centre of Florence.
The great location is very comfortable and it is close to Santa Maria Novella square/church to the main train station of the city and to the most important historical monuments.

The area is rich of restaurants and shops .

From the flat you will be able to reach all  monuments by foot as well as Duomo, Ponte Vecchio, Uffizi Gallery etc.... and the historic market of San Lorenzo where you can find what may be the most important market of the city. Just walk around searching for clothing, articles in leather, souvenirs, etc

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Florence vacation accommodation

Apartment Cellini Florence

Apartment Cellini Florence

Weekly Price: From € 1030

sq. Meters: 90                     
Sleeping accommodations: 4+2
Historical centre of Florence

Elegant and bright apartment historical center of Florence near Ponte Vecchio, holiday homes to stay in Florence.

The apartment has recently been renovated with elegance and antique furniture. Situated in the ancient "Oratory of St. Mary Magdalene" in the prestigeous Oltrarno district area with limited traffic and for this reason is very quiet.
Cellini is one of the apartments of the S.Giorgio building.
Being situated in the heart of the historic center of Florence on a scenic road that leads to the Old Fort Belvedere is the ideal accommodation to visit monuments, museums, ancient palaces of the city.
Palazzo Pitti, Ponte Vecchio and the Uffizi Gallery and the most important monuments of Florence are within a few minutes walk.

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Vacation in Tuscany garden Swimming pool Montepulciano Siena

Montepulciano Il Podere

Montepulciano Il Podere

Country , Holiday apartments, Farm Holiday
Weekly Price: From € 455,00

Holiday House in Valiano- Siena-
The “Podere”, Holiday House located in Valiano di Montepulciano (Siena) is a fine farmhouse situated in a quiet and panoramic area that overlooks the splendid Valdichiana.
The structure consists of an ancient farmhouse of 1788, now completely renovated and restored to its former glory, provided with all the modern comforts.
The house has seven delicious apartments (one equipped for disabled) all furnished with care and elegance, each with private bathroom and kitchen with autonomous oven and fridge, LCD TV satellite, gas heating, air conditioning, fireplace wood, Linens and utensils of all kinds. Apartments for 2 - 4- 6  people reantal for holiday

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