Country estate for 4 people in the hills of Chianti.1/14Between cypresses and cycads
Tuscany | Whether a restored farm house or agriturismo – during a country vacation in Tuscany you can experience the nature and regional cuisine.
Per week from USD 492show 487 offers
“Very attractive stylish furnishings,” wrote one customer about the holiday home in Tuscany.2/14The best in Tuscany
Tuscany | Would you like to know which holiday home or apartment is particularly worth spending a holiday in? Here we'll show you the accommodation in Tuscany, which has received the best reviews from our customers.
Per week from USD 450show 784 offers
Secluded country house for up to 12 people in Chianti.
4/14Holiday with your own pool
Tuscany | Give your Italian holiday the perfect touch with a holiday home plus pool! And let yourself completely relax with a view of the rolling hills and vineyards.
Per week from USD 522show 2,789 offers
You’ll find this exceptional holiday apartment for four people in the heart of Rome.5/14That certain something
Italy | In the end it comes down to the furnishings if one feels comfortable. That applies to both your home and holiday. These holiday houses have a particularly fancy interior which gives them a unique flair for your vacation.
Per week from USD 416show 75 offers
Holiday residence surrounded by grapevines in Tuscany.6/14From Chianti to Lambrusco
Italy | On an Italian vineyard you can straight away taste the wine and experience the production on some country estates up close.
Per week from USD 355show 380 offers
Apartment situated in an old palazzo near St Peter’s Basilica.7/14Trip to the Eternal City
Rome | After you have visited the antique sights and exciting museums you can return to your retreat and remain completely independent.
Per week from USD 448show 42 offers
Luxurious country estate for up to 20 people in Umbria.8/14Everyone can come along here!
Italy | Circles of friends, large families, teams, and other groups of travellers can experience exciting and relaxing holidays in these XXL houses for 20 people and more.
Per week from USD 1,806show 141 offers
This is how holiday rental owners described Cortona
Cortona is the center of an interesting area for history, cuisine, landscapes, etc.
Nearby: Arezzo, Trasimeno Lake, Perugia, Assisi, Montepulciano, Pienza, Montalcino, Siena and Florence.
lies at the centre of a triangle formed by important cities such as Florence, Siena and Perugia. Castiglion Fiorentino, originally an Etruscan settlement and later an old medieval village, lies close to the famous Valdichiana and Cortona.
The tower of the ancient castle dominates the town. This charismatic ...
show more town has much to offer any visitor including its beautiful medieval walls, beautiful churches, art treasures and numerous Renaissance structures - e.g. the Loggia by Vasari at the Piazza del Municipio.
Castiglion also has many festivals throughout the year including the famous Palio dei Rioni” (a horse race around the town – similar to the festival in Siena) which includes a colourful and energetic display of the ancient custom of flag-waving - dating back to the 13th century. Both of which are extraordinary shows not to be missed.
The Basilica di Santa Margherita and the Franciscan Santuario delle Celle invite the visitor to follow an itinerary of art ...
show more and faith starting from the upper side of Cortona.
On the contrary,walking down via Nazionale, once Ruga Piana, the only flat street in town, you reach Piazza della Repubblica where are the Palazzo Comunale and Palazzo Casali, once mansion of the noble family now seat of the Museo dell'Accademia Etrusca ( collection of Etruscan and Roman finds). At the north side of the town, opposite the Renaissance Cathedral, is the Museo Diocesano which contains works by great local artists like Luca Signorelli and an Annunciazione by Fra Angelico, one of his most beautiful works.
Outside of town, at the foot of the hill, are the Meloni I and II del Sodo, Etruscan tumulus tombs of the VI cent BC. Towards Foiano della Chiana there is the Abbey of Santa Maria a Farneta which, with its crypt, is one of the oldest Aretine Romanesque examples. An event not to be missed is Cortonantiquaria, one of the most interesting national antique fairs. It takes place annually in the XVIII cent. Palazzo Vagnotti and Palazzo Casali (from the last Saturday of August to the second Sunday of September).
Excursions Cortona and Surrounds, Reach us, Cortona Cooking Classes, Cortona Wine Tasting