APARTMENTS NEAR SIENA, TUSCANY
DISTANCE FROM BORGO AL CERRO: ca 15 km (15 mins)
A tiny medieval "borgo" contained within perfectly-preserved, fortified walls standing atop a small hill.
- MEDIEVAL BORGO
- ABBADIA A ISOLA (3 km away, beautiful Romanesque abbey)
- July: medieval costumed festival
Given the proximity to the residence (15 minutes by car, on the road to Siena), you can visit at any time, or stop off there on your way to Siena or Colle di Val d’Elsa. Nearby: Monte Maggio offers interesting hiking and rambling routes.
FINE FOOD AND WINE
You must not miss a sit-down snack (choose from the sliced meats and cheese counter) at BAR dell’ORSO (at turn-off from the "4 corsie" four-lane "superstrada", at the Monteriggioni exit)