Tuscany and the Pietraio Castle

In one of the most important regions of Italy, which is rich in history and traditions, such as Tuscany, there is the Pietraio Castle, which is not far from Siena and San Gimignano, with its ancient walls and towers, that Dante Alighieri compared to the giants that surrounded the access to the ninth circle of Hell  in his masterpiece, the Divine Comedy.

Castel Pietraio - Tuscany - Castle

Thanks to its geographical position, the Castle is considered the ideal starting point for interesting cultural excursions, such as to Florence, Siena, San Gimignano, Volterra, Cortona, as well as to practise some sports, such as horse riding, or to do long walks in the woods of the surrounding property, around the medieval castle, among vineyards, olive groves, cornfields and sunflowers.

In this suggestive setting you can spend a romantic stay in a wonderful castle, which offers exceptional hospitality both in the luxury rooms and apartments, which are decorated in historical style, without forgetting, at the same time, the most modern comforts that are offered to give more attention to its guests.

Castel Pietraio produces also the best wine and oil of the region, and guests can taste and buy them directly in the cellars of the castle, which contribute to make the atmosphere more suggestive, where you can find together the respect for the history, the love of nature and the typical elements of Tuscany.

So the castle, the medieval village, the wine cellars and the vineyards of the property make it an exclusive Resort to stay enjoying an excellent glass of wine.

E.C.

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