If you seek tranquility and nature then Tuscany is just the right place for you.
If you are looking to do excursions into nature then Le Vignacce is a great place to start from.
From here you can easily explore many wonderful places and hiking trails or just take a walk and find yourself a calm place where you can take in the panoramic view.
Our small guide to excursions into nature.
The Wine-growing region of Chianti, located approximately 50 km from Le Vignacce, is really worth a visit. This landscape, which is characterized by gentle hills and mountains, has been producing the famous Chianti wine for hundreds of years and in terms of area covers about a third of the entire Tuscany.
Come here to discover not one but three of the most important conservation areas of Italy: The conservation area Berignone, the conservation are Monterufoli-Caselli, and the conservation area Montenero.
These areas, which each present a remarkable diversity, are home to a wide variety of plant and animal life and also amaze visitors with impressive geological formations and mineralizations.
You can also find opportunities for athletic and relaxing activities here. Whether you prefer a gentle walk, easy or challenging hiking trails, a bike tour, or a horse riding expedition: you will find what you seek here.
A SECRET TIP…
…are the approximately 20 hiking trails in the region of San Gimignano, where you can experience the Tuscan landscape in a way that you will remember for a long time. It is especially suited for light hiking. Take a wonderful stroll through olive groves, vineyards, cypresses, and strawberry trees and breathe the fresh air while the towers of San Gimignano on the horizon guide your way.