Holiday home Podere Scopeto: apartments with pool near Siena.
Podere Scopeto, holiday home in Tuscany, is a lovely village situated on the slopes of the "Montagnola Senese," in Casole d'Elsa, among the green hills of Chianti. Among the medieval churches which surround the farm stands the Abbey of San Galgano, a wonderful church without a roof where you can admire the famous sword in the stone.
Staying in the characteristic and comfortable holiday apartments with pool in Podere Scopeto enables a fully authentic experience of Tuscany with its typical landscapes and rural traditions just a few steps away from the major cities of art. In fact, it is only 28 km away from Siena, the city famous across the world for its historical and artistic heritage and its landscape, as recognized by UNESCO in 1995.
Siena is one of Italy's most beautiful medieval cities, located in the heart of Tuscany. The hub of the city is the famous Piazza del Campo, where the famous Palio, the traditional horse race known around the world, is held every year on July 2nd and August 16th. The square, with its characteristic shell shape, is dominated by the red Palazzo Pubblico and its tower, from which you can enjoy a stunning panoramic view. You cannot help but be fascinated by the beauty of the Duomo, built between 1214 and 1263 in a Gothic style, which houses a wealth of treasures by Donatello, Pisano and Michelangelo, as well as frescoes by the famous Pinturicchio.
At Podere Scopeto, you can enjoy the great peace and tranquility of the countryside while remaining within easy reach of the most interesting urban centres in Tuscany.