Tuscany...some tips for your travel.

Useful information about your holiday in our country.

Serraiola Alta is a leisurely place in tuscany (italy) called “maremma” amid nature Not far from the Etruscan Coast. Suvereto is the nearest village (6km) , a charming, medieval little city friendly welcoming where you may go for shopping and tasting typical Tuscan dishes. Our House in SERRAIOLA ALTA is nestling among groves high up on a private hill where children and Guests may rest far from hustle and bustle of big cities. Many a sport may be practiced either on the country- or down on the seaside which is but 20/25mn by car up to the Gulf of Baratti, or Follonica and San Vincenzo with their sand beaches. Guests interested in Geology and Geothermic with Geysers sending up springs of hot steam might pay a visit to a place called Larderello whose natural resource was discovered at the very beginning of last century by a Frenchman, Monsieur de Larderel. For poets, readers, walkers or simply strollers a path through woods and groves will lead them by foot from our Land House to the Sanctuary of Madonna di Frassine.

Famous wineyards have developed in Suvereto and its surroundings and their wine production is nowadays part of the “VIN DOC VAL DI CORNIA”. It’s sharing its name with the “CITÉ DU VIN” Association as well as that of the most beautiful villages of Italy. Fun and Leisure performances are carried out during the summer season for tourists , legends and folklore dating back to the Middle-Ages , historic processions clothing as formerly , running with barrels old-time Middle-Ages dinner inside the cloister , entertainments for children. SUVERETO is the nearest city from our Land House Serraiola Alta. An interesting little town dating back in Middle-Ages. During summer time it is carrying out all kind of pleasant entertainments for guests . SERRAIOLA ALTA may be the starting point for our guests to discover Tuscany’s splendid architecture of its nice villages such as Massa- and Campiglia Marittima , Monterotondo, Sassetta, or more famous cities like Pisa, Volterra, San Gimignano , Siena and Montepulciano. All to be visited within a day trip. Another place of interest could be the archeological area of POPULONIA near Baratti Bay.

MUSEUM
Museo di Arte Sacra : a museum with sacred paintings and religious items.
Museo della Bambola : a private museum showing a splendid collection of dolls.
SHOPS AT SUVERETO
SUVERETO is looking forward to promote retailers’ shops in order to keep its well known atmosphere Besides a little supermarket, there are different grocers’ shops in the heart of that little town as well as Wine-bar, tobacco and library, fruit and vegetable, bakery and pastry , butcher’s and fishmonger’s. The weekly market on Monday morning.
RESTAURANTS :
SUVERETO has many restaurants in town and outside on its surrounding countryside where you may taste Tuscan dishes.
USEFUL HELP
Police Station (carabinieri), Red Cross, Medical Assistance, Veterinary, Post-office, Bank, Bus Station.