Farmhouse with saltwater pool and a 360 degree view of the calanchi
This picturesque agriturismo with 3 apartments and a swimming pool with a panoramic view is located 4.5 km from the town of Radicofani. This town is on the Unesco world heritage list and is situated on the Via Francigena pilgrimage trail. The house consists of three apartments and a taverne on the ground floor, ideal for groups and families. The interior design is country Tuscan. It is the ideal place to relax and escape from the urban hustle and bustle. The agriturismo is reached via a 4.5 km dirt road. The agriturismo is a rustic house from 1700 that has been fully restored. Its grounds cover 96 hectares. The agriturismo keeps sheep and poultry, and cheese is made here. The kids will enjoy helping out with the milking or feeding the animals. There is a saltwater swimming pool with sun loungers and an outdoor shower, and there is playground equipment for the kids. You can see the famous calanchi of the Val D’Orcia from the agriturismo and there is a 360-degree view. Calanchi are created by soil erosion and the results are fascinating. They seem to change shape throughout the day, depending on how the light strikes them at different times.