Your vacation in Tuscany, in pursuit of art and culture
If your dream is to spend your vacation discovering the ancient villages of Tuscany, Ripostena Country House is an excellent starting point for discovering the region’s art and culture. It’s easy to get to Florence, immerse yourself in the medieval splendours of Siena, or stroll among the magnificent towers of San Gimignano. In addition to these well-known historic towns, we will be happy to suggest little-known itineraries in discovery of the small villages that are the true pearls of Tuscany. Monteriggioni, Casole d’Elsa and Certaldo are only a few of the beautiful villages you can get to easily from Ripostena Country House.
The Palio of Siena is a particularly noteworthy event: an ancient competition between contradas, the rival districts of Siena, with roots dating back to the Middle Ages, it is held twice a year, on July 2 and August 16.