8 Km from the centre of Florence, in the relax of the Tuscan countryside
The Podere Scaluccia, located in the beautiful Tuscan countryside,
only 8 Km from the centre of Florence
a city known all over the world as the cradle of art and
renaissance culture. Right next to the gate of the Agriturismo there
is the bus stop, which in about 30 minutes reaches Porta Romana
the south entrance of Florence, or the station of Santa Maria Novella,
in the heart of the city.
Going down to Porta Romana , where there is
a convenient parking for those who use their car, you can make a magnificent walk and reach
Ponte Vecchio passing through Boboli Garden and Pitti Palace.
About 4 kilometers from the farm is the village of Impruneta,
renowned for the production of handmade terracotta,
wine and olive oil... In the various furnaces it is possible to buy
directly the artistic earthenware produced www.terrecottemital.it,
www.fornacepesci.it. It is interesting
to remember that the architect Filippo Brunelleschi when between 1420 and
1436 built the dome of the Duomo of Florence use’ for roof tiles specially
produced in the ancient furnaces of Impruneta. In Impruneta it is possible to admire the church of Santa
Maria from Impruneta dating from XI-century with works by Michelozzo and Luca Della Robbia.