Holiday House “Poggio Aprico” in Venturina Tuscany
Venturina Terme is an industrial, commercial, agricultural and spa center in Val di Cornia, part of the municipality of Campiglia Marittima, located in the Maremma, in the “Etruscan Coast” (so named for the many Etruscan necropolis found mainly among Grosseto and Livorno)
His birth is fairly recent, but there are human remains around since antiquity . The town was known by both Etruscans and Romans for its thermal baths that were built around the main crater spa. The thermal waters formerly known as Aquae Populoniae, are rich in sulfur, alkali and earth, and spring by two separate sources, “Calidario” (from the Latin Roman Baths) and “Terme di Venturina” at a temperature of 36 ° C and are composed from a health spa (where you get mud baths, massages, hydro massages, aerosols and skin care) and a large spa pool.
Our “Holiday House Poggio Aprico” is located on a hill in the countryside surrounded by olive trees, cypresses, oleander trees and holm-oaks.
It consists of five apartments, all independent, which overlook a large green park with the pool, the games for children and adults and the barbecue.
Each apartment has exclusive spaces: terrace or porch, gazebo. the pool, the games.
On our side, the CASTLE MAGONA stands, an old manor of the XV century; the Grand Dukes of Tuscany used it as a hunting lodge when, from Florence, they came down to Maremma. Now it is privately owned and has been classified by the Fine Arts as “ VILLA MEDICEA”.
Behind we are protected by the hills, rich in ulivete and Mediterranean maquis , in front, the look is lost in plain cultivated with care and intensively . Products of excellence in our area are the extra virgin olive oil from Tuscany ( also our company is producing it ), wine , fruit and vegetables that farmers sell directly to consumers in the kiosks located along the streets.
Further you can see the sea which is located at an average of about ten miles : it is the Tuscan Archipelago with the smaller islands of Montecristo , Pianosa , Capraia and others, and the island of Elba , the largest and best known by tourists . It is reachable from the port of Piombino, in less than an hour by ferry.
The shoreline is predominantly low and sandy in the tract between Follonica and Marina di Castagneto; the beaches are generally golden in color, with the exception of the promontory of Piombino, on whose summit Populonia rises , which separates the Gulf of Baratti from the Gulf of Follonica, scoring the boundary between the Ligurian Sea and the Tyrrhenian Sea.
Behind there are pine forests and wood equipped with facilities and picnic tables . The crystal clear waters of the sea and the warm sun , are the right ingredients to enjoy a refreshing swim.
What we have written is only a very brief summary of what this part of Tuscany offers, but you can enjoy other beautiful landscapes : medieval towns , parks,
museums, and there are many opportunities for recreation ( detailed descriptions of the surroundings in the site) , with fast and minimum displacements .
Hoping thereby to be able to encouraging you to spend a relaxing time in our area, The ” CASA VACANZE POGGIO APRICO ” is at your disposal and more than happy to welcome you.
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