Mugello International Circuit is just 300 metres from us, it is the centre of the major motorcycle/car races.
Florence is just 25 km from us and it is reachable by train or by bus just in 30 minutes.
-The Vicari Palace houses the sharp irons’(knifes’) Museum(in Scarperia)
-S.Maria in Fagna church (in Scarperia)
-S.Agata church (in S.Agata)
-S.Lorenzo church (in Borgo S.Lorenzo)
-Bosco ai Frati Monastery in which is visible the famous Donatello’s wooden Crucifix (in S.Piero a Sieve)
-Leprino Museum artisans’ and peasants’ life exibition with moving characters (in S.Agata)
-Antique farm equipment Museum Casa d’Erci (in Grezzano-Borgo S.Lorenzo)
-Ceramics Chini Manifacturing Museum inside Villa Pecori Giraldi (in Borgo S.Lorenzo)
-Medicean S.Martino Fortress (in S.Piero a Sieve)
-Trebbio Castle (in S.Piero a Sieve)
-Cafaggiolo Castle (in Barberino di Mugello) Medici family’s old residences
-Medicean Villa Demidoff park (in Pratolino-Vaglia)
-Giotto’s Birth House Museum and Cimabue’s bridge, where there was the meeting between the teacher Cimabue and the young artist (in Vespignano-Vicchio)
-Beato Angelico Museum (in Vicchio)
-Grapevine and wine Museum (in Rufina)
-Sandstone Museum (in Firenzuola)
-Moscheta Abbey (in Moscheta-Firenzuola)
-Monumental German War Cemetery (loc.Futa Pass-Firenzuola)
Bilancino lake, just 5 km from us, is the ideal place to practice various water activities: sailing, wind-surfing, canoeing or just sunbathing, swimming or relaxing in bathing establishments or on the beaches; you have to visit Natural Oasis of Gabbianello situated in a typical tuscan landscape.
The prestigious golf course at Poggio de’Medici Resort, just 2 km from us..
The little airport of Galliano, just 4 km from us, situated on the shores of Bilancino lake, offers to flight fans everything they can desire.
Many trekking paths, dipped in nature with routes for everybody; by mountain-bike on tracks in the wood and on mountain ridges; road-racing cycling on Futa Pass, Giogo Pass, Muraglione Pass, roads on which there are most important cyclistic Italian race, Giro d’Italia too; or you can have a relaxing ride to find all the amazements and hidden corners of our Appennino.
Lakes, rivers and torrents present in Mugello valleys are destination of many fishermans.
You can swim outside and inside in Borgo S.Lorenzo’s swimming pools and at Fitness Club Borgonuovo’s swimming pools in S.Piero a Sieve, just 2 km from us.
Just 5 km from us, there is Mc Arthur-Glen Designer Outlet in Barberino di Mugello: designed to resemble a real Renaissance village, it comprises more then 100 shops of leading brands, and not only, they offer reduced prices.
The numerous village festivals and gastronomy events of the area let you taste the most typical dishes all year round: potatoes’ tortelli, homemade pastry, porcini and prugnoli mushrooms, truffles, beefsteak(“bistecca fiorentina”), steak(“tagliata”), barbeque meat, typical cakes…