: Castiglione del Lago
On the border of Tuscany/Umbria - excellent base for excursions to Assisi, Arezzo, Cortona, Montelpulciano, Orvieto, Perugia, Pienza, Siena and many, many more.
A short drive from train station which makes Florence and Rome day trips very convenient!
Although very quiet and rural, we are a 57 min walk from a fantastic traditional restaurant. All pasta is made in house.
'Beautiful views of the sunrise and Lake Trasimeno............' Guestbook quote UK visitors '08.
Historic village of Castiglione del Lago is close by - bars, restaurants, museum, weekly market and lake front activities.
Within 30 minutes drive are: Chiusi, Cortona, Montelpulciano, Paciano, Panicale, Pienza and a host of other spectacular villages.
Day trips to Florence and Rome are a 1.5 hr train ride from the local train station.
Arezzo, Assisi, Siena, Orvieto are within an easy hour's drive.
Outlet shopping is 30 min away at Val di Chiana Outlet Village.
Other Activities: shopping, wine tasting, sightseeing, cookery schools, cycling