Podere Pagliaiolo is in the heart of the Maremma, in Pomonte, near Montemerano, in the municipality of Scansano, a few kilometres from the three tufo villages, Pitigliano, Sorano and Sovana, with their suggestive Etruscan necropolis. But it is also close to the Terme di Saturnia, Scansano, home of the famous Morellino wine; Semproniano and Manciano, with its severe beauty and to the historical village of Saturnia, the best of the Tuscan Maremma! Montemerano is a small medieval village, worth to be visited for its Castle and the small town, a jewel of Renaissance architecture enclosed by a ring of walls, begun in the XII and then enlarged in the XV century, which has the peculiarity of having a heart-shaped plant. With the Piazza Castello and its charming houses and the famous Church of San Giorgio with important Sienese frescoes of 300 and 500. Montemerano has become part of the most beautiful villages of Italy, thanks to its urban fabric remained virtually unchanged. In addition to Montemerano, the villages in the area are the most significant expression of the cultural, archaeological and enogastronomic authenticity of Tuscan Maremma. At Podere Pagliaiolo we are also close to the Terme di Saturnia, complex and the waterfalls of the Mill, with the oldest and most famous thermal waters of Italy, in a territory rich in history, nature and tradition. The Terme are one of the world’s largest SPA, a Beauty Clinic where treatments range from aesthetic to soft medical (all treatments can be booked online or with the assistance of our caretaker)
Other famous places of art can be easily reached. Siena and Pisa in an hour and half. In less then two hours you car visit Florence and Rome. For those who love the seaside, Capalbio can be reached in 40 minutes and Monte Argentario with its fishing villages is half an hour by car.
The whole territory offers new experiences, far from the metropolitan marketing. Fun and original markets and fairs, festivals and authentic feasts, exhibitions of the Butteri… Saturnia Film Festival and Mweborellino Classica Festival in Scansano. Consulting the websites of the territory you will find a great choice in all seasons and in every village you will breathe the atmosphere of a genuine land, still to be discovered.
Five days of music, cinema and special events in Rispescia, in the heart of the Maremma Park with Festambiente, the historic festival organized by Legambiente that will take place from August 14 to 18 2019. The program offers not only concerts but also conferences and exhibitions and a space dedicated to the excellence of food and wine, with organic products, zero km and typical dishes of the Maremma. The main artists present this year are, Alpha Blondy, Carmen Console, Max Gazzè , The Zen Circus and Daniele Silvestri.
For those who love small and large archaeological, architectural and artistic treasures will find a rich and unusual Tuscany, fascinating. It offers interesting museums and a thousand things to discover, from prehistoric times to the Etruscans, Romans and the Grands of Tuscany.
Bike and trekking give unique satisfactions, the landscape and nature are extraordinary and for the itineraries there is only the spoilt for choice. Excursions and canyoning to the narrow Strette dell’Albegna or in various stretches of the river, in contact with the fascinating nature and fresh waters and as well, to wade, swim, climb in the most challenging stretches. The Terme di Saturnia Golf Club has an extraordinary 18-hole course, Ronald Fream project by Studio Golfplan. A championship course of 6,316 meters on 70 moved hectares!
Podere Pagliaiolo is easy to reach and has many itineraries and centres of interest around, with distances and destinations suitable for any program.