Artimino: Lovely Hamlet Near Florence


Artimino, a 732 hectare estate little deep in the heart of the Tuscan countryside, just 24 kilometres from Florence. The property offers seductive wonders, such as the famous Medici Villa, “La Ferdinanda”, build by Bernando Buontalenti in1594 with a white facade between the two banked corner towers. Enjoy a splendid view from the terrace of the timeless. Medici Villa, “La Ferdinanda became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2013; the charming four-star hotel “Paggeria Medicea”, equipped with a large garden, two swimming pools, a tennis court and various types of lodgings. Finally, the Artimino farm, resolute to producing oil and wine, including the famous Carmignano DOCG and Chianti DOC wine.
Not far away is the town surrounded by medieval walls. A little further towards Carmignano you come to the Romanesque parish church of San Leonardo. In Comeana visit the Etruscan tomb of Montefortini.