Welcome to La Falconara, our elegant 17th century country house, recently restored, amidst the rolling landscape of south-eastern Tuscany. On top of a hill, surrounded by olive groves and vineyards, with an extraordinary panorama, our handsome vacation rental home is centrally located 40 miles from Siena including the Chianti area, Perugia – Assisi area, and Orvieto, thus 28 from Arezzo, 65 from Florence, 85 from Rome, Cortona, Pienza and Montalcino are much closer, and one from Renaissance Montepulciano. An ideal and strategic position to tour them all!
The owners, Alex and Ingrid Palenzona, who live at La Falconara, offer a truly Traditional Country Hospitality in their 3 guest apartments, each is ample and comfortable, and each with private bathrooms. The unique peace, the large Italian garden and the beautiful swimming pool and the discretion of the proprietors offer our guests very pleasant vacations. And there is TOURIST CONSULTANT SERVICES available, at no extra cost. We offer invaluable suggestions of places to go in Tuscany and Umbria and impeccable driving directions! And can provide our guests with an extensive library of tourist guides and maps. However, the best part of each day, may be sharing a glass of wine and chatting over many interesting topics.
Tuscany, the Province of Siena, and the Chianti Countryside are places that mere words cannot describe. And Montepulciano, just a 2 km ride or walk from La Falconera, is known as the Pearl of the Renaissance. Peaceful, lovely surroundings help you feel fine: it's a strong exciting sensation. This is the Tuscan countryside. At La Falconara, you will discover a vacation you have never experienced before, one that will put you at ease at once: the vacation is agriturismo in Tuscany and it transports you to a different world. Nowhere else is nature so elegant! You can take a walk to a historic village and discover its art, go for a ride, enjoy a peaceful moment at a historic antique church or abbey, enjoy a meal full of unique tasty flavors and warm remembrances. You can do all of these things or do nothing at all and just relax. This is agriturismo in Tuscany: enjoy your vacation adventure and feel at home, at the same time, at La Falconara.
There is more than one Tuscany, no doubt. You may already know a Tuscany famous for its lovely and important cities, artistically very rich, but now, come and experience its landscape, it's immense hidden cultural patrimony, and the unique hospitality of the Tuscan people, all year round!!
Picturesque farm houses, Etruscan and medieval villages, vast olive groves and vineyards, this is the Tuscan country surrounding La Falconara historic vacation rental home. And thanks to agriturismo you can enjoy a different kind of holiday. From La Falconara you can walk freely down farm paths, ride alongside vineyards and olive orchards or travel short distances to explore and discover the many facets of this Region, the true Tuscany, while tasting its local products: the famous D.O.C. and DOCG wines, the renowned Extra Virgin Olive Oil, an extensive variety of meats and fish, the sheep cheeses....: the Mediterranean Way of Life when it comes to eating.
Be sure you see the wonderful write up of La Falconara 17th Century Tuscany Rental Home on Rick Steves' Florence and Tuscany 2009 guide. We suggest you hurry. Now is the time to make your reservations for La Falconara. Come and experience this (earthly paradise), in what may be the loveliest of all areas to visit in Italy. BENVENUTI!