I dintorni

Due to its priviligeted position, Villa il Leccio is the ideal location for discovering Tuscany's many treasures such as Florence and Siena, with its legendary Palio; San Gimignano with its towers and Monteriggioni with its Medieval Castle; Pisa with her Leaning Tower and Baptistery;  Lucca with her historical walls; Chianti with its landscape and traditional viticulture.

If you want to turn your holiday into an unforgettable real Tuscan experience, we offer several itineraries (1/2 or 1 day excursions) with professional staff from the Villa, to come with you and give you the chance to see Tuscany from a different point of view. Let yourself be guided through Tuscany's art masterpieces, historical places and folklore, as well as wine, food traditions and our wonderful landscapes.



Dove siamo

Tuscany is a glorious blend of history, culture, monuments, architectural and artistic masterpieces, Etruscan treasures, unique landscapes, ancient traditions, pagan holidays and festivals, delicious cuisine and great wines. Starting to discover it means to transform the trip into unique and everlasting memories.

Villa il Leccio is the ideal place to discover these marvels. Located in the peaceful hills of Chianti, in a true wonder of colors and fragrances, is only 15 km far from Florence, the cradle of the Renaissance, one of the most beautiful cities in the world, with its old town and museums, its squares and gardens, and only a 45 minutes drive from Siena, San Gimignano and Monteriggioni. Moreover, for all golf lovers, Villa il Leccio is just 4 km far from Golf Ugolino, one of the most beautiful and renowned green of whole Europe.

How to get there

See Villa il Leccio - Strada in Chianti (FI) on a bigger Map.

Leave the motorway A1 at exit named Firenze Sud. Right after the toll gate, take the road S.S.222 Chiantigiana to Greve / Siena (first road on the right) and drive for 10 km until you reach the village of Strada in Chianti. Keep the main road and you will find Villa il Leccio after the second round-about, on the right-hand side. Click here

The nearest airport is Florence. The easiest way from the airport is to rent a car and follow the signs to the A1 motorway towards Rome. Then follow the directions above.

The nearest Railway Station is Firenze Santa Maria Novella. From the Station you can reach the Villa either by taxi or by bus, on one of the frequent SITA local bus liners. The Bus Station is located in a building behind the main Railway Station.
Italian Railways (FS) timetables and fares in English on
: www.ferroviedellostato.it

On request, we can arrange a private transfer for you to and from the Villa. Book it when reserving your stay or write us for information and prices.

SITA - Regional Bus Lines (from Florence SMN Station).
Take a bus to Strada in Chianti. Once in Strada in Chianti get off at the main stop in 
Piazza E. Landi.
From the Piazza, Villa il Leccio can be easily reached with a 5 minutes walk.
Find more info on: SITA timetable (Firenze - Greve in Chianti)