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VICARELLO DI VOLTERRA
Strada Provinciale, 15
Loc.Vicarello di Volterra
56048 - Volterra (PI)


Tel : +39 0522 961440
info@vicarellodivolterra.it
 
 

Discover a new way of enjoying Vicarello di Volterra.

Living in Vicarello di Volterra means you will spend an exclusive holiday in an oasis of leisure that is also the perfect base for exciting trips to discover the best-hidden corners of the Tuscan countryside, or see major cultural events, art exhibitions, world-class jazz or classical music concerts or enjoy your favourite sport.

Here are just some of the things you can do at Vicarello di Volterra:

Spa - Vicarello di Volterra has its own spacious spa of some 360m2. This fully-equipped centre offers a range of amenities: whirlpool, sauna, Turkish bath, massage cabins.
Fitness suite
– Kalends of May – A brand-new fitness centre will delight guests at Vicarello di Volterra with its state-of-the-art equipment for cardio training and the specific Life Fitness weight-loss workout.
Jogging
– The many trails immersed in greenery make running or going for long walks in and around Vicarello a unique pleasure, an opportunity to admire the magnificent views around the residential complex.
Summer pool
– The swimming pool is opposite the Vicarello complex, directly overlooking the valley that opens out from the estate: a uniquely evocative, engaging setting.
For golf lovers
- Vicarello di Volterra is close to the Castelfalfi 18-hole golf course (20 minutes, shuttle service). A member of the Italian Golf Federation (FIG) since 1991, Castelfalfi Golf Club also boasts includes a driving range, putting green and pitching green. There are also other golf courses in the area for many opportunities of enjoying your sport while relaxing amidst Tuscany's beautiful landscapes.
Food and wine – Vicarello di Volterra has its own elegant restaurant where guests may try the rich and varied local cuisine as well as the finest international specialities, dining alfresco on the magnificent panoramic terrace.
Exclusive events for Club members – Home owners at Vicarello automatically become members of the Vicarello di Volterra Owners’ Club, which organises a lively and varied programme of musical, cultural and food-and-wine events: classical music concerts, Latin-American dance evenings, tutored tasting sessions, meditation courses, escorted tours to discover the Etruscans, botany courses to learn about the local flora, cookery courses, exploration excursions, photo safaris.


Things to do in Tuscany

Tuscany offers endless opportunities for enjoying a vast and varied range of cultural activities. Would you like to explore isolated monasteries or abandoned abbeys? Or discover ancient communication routes, stroll around enchanting little villages, visit Romanesque parish churches, wander through centuries-old shady woods, see the places beloved of the aristocracy of Pisa and Florence? Tuscany spoils you for choice.

Things to around Vicarello, in Volterra, in Tuscany:

Cultural events – Volterra is just a few minutes from Vicarello. There is always a particularly large number of events in this corner of Tuscany, especially in the summer. From opera to jazz to medieval pageants. As soon as you reach Vicarello you can get information about shows, local fairs, historical re-enactments. For example, the world-famous tenor Andrea Bocelli, who was born in the area, organises an annual event in Volterra which attracts visitors from across the world. You can also see theatre shows, photo or painting exhibitions, artistic installations and much more.
Spa – The village of Casciana Terme, just 30 minutes away by car, has a spa specialising in the treatment of breathing disorders. Used since ancient times, Casciana Terme spa water is natural and relaxing, re-establishing your inner balance.
Food-and-wine trips – Tuscany is a food lover's paradise with a huge choice of places to eat. From top-class restaurants with internationally-renowned chefs in their kitchen, to characteristic trattorias where the owner is also the cook. From old osterias dotted around the heart of the Siena countryside to the exclusive restaurant of the Versilia where diners eat only fish bought fresh at the port that morning. Any excuse will do for going in exploration of Tuscany’s ancient culinary traditions and its many local food-and-wine specialities: extra-virgin olive oil; wines such as Chianti or Brunello di Montalcino; the fiorentina, the authentic Florentine T-bone steak; fine charcuterie made from Cinta Senese pigs; the famous panforte of Siena, whose recipe emerged from the centuries of the Middle Ages; and much, much more.
Shopping – Upon request, you can shop for all kinds of apparel, including fine tailoring or outfits made-to-measure in record time: shirts, fashionable shoes, ties, belts. Or shop for antiques, for home furniture and furnishings, for ancient or modern books. Or you may find a jewellery-maker who is also a poet; a perfumer who blends a fragrance just for you; a tailor who personally sews the clothes you want.
Fun in the open air – Tuscany provides a range of opportunities for country walking, mountain biking, tennis, horse-riding. Or you could visit a water park. Or go out for daily escorted tours, visit the regions historic towns or head down a walking trail and enjoy the splendid views of the countryside.
Night life – Night owls will have lots of chances for having fun and meeting new people. In Florence, Pisa and the coastal resorts there are numerous nightclubs, discos and pubs with something for all ages. The new trend for aperitif-dinners is very popular, as are beach parties, open-air discos and lounge bars.
Local fêtes and festivals – Tuscany is folklore and entertainment. Ever since the Middle Ages, every town in Tuscany, even every village, always had its own fête that attracted people from surrounding towns and villages. The custom is still very much alive and in most cases these fêtes are still rich in the atmosphere of centuries past. Almost every weekend, antiques selling-exhibitions, food festivals, fairs, medieval fêtes, games and tournaments enrich the variety of places to visit. Many historical events, such as the Palio race in Siena, the Saracen Joust in Arezzo, carnival-time in Viareggio, the Regata Storica (rowing race among boats representing the four ancient maritime republics: Pisa, Venice, Amalfi and Genoa) and the Gioco del Ponte (Bridge Battle) in Pisa, the Palio Marinaro boat race of Livorno and The Gyrfalcon Crossbow of Massa Marittima are now well-known far beyond Tuscany, attracting spectators from across the world.

 
 
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