Special treks to San Gimignano. The farm offers a focus of trekking with itineraries dedicated to the discovery of the territory, between art, culture, sports and gastronomy.
SWEET HILLS TREKKING
L 'tour begins with a walk in the most' ancient upper town '.
The route will move 'in the countryside surrounding the town of San Gimignano along the first section of the Via Francigena road traveled by pilgrims in the past.
Our guide will explain the history and importance of this road, but also the present agricultural activities. Vineyards and olive groves. After admiring the view of our countryside, is expected to return to the old town: walk with the end product tasting at a wine bar Valaisan of San Gimignano.
URBAN TREKKING of San Gimignano
San Gimignano is a town 'that sorprende.Il jogging trail along the streets of San Gimignano is a new way to discover the beauties of this city'. The profile of the towers and walls, squares, churches. There are many paths to dive, and many streets that invite walking alternatives.
E 'charming city scoprirequesta' art on sunny afternoons, but also at night during the hot summer evenings.
So 'as in the dead of winter when it rises from the mists that cover the valley.
A fairytale landscape when the moon peeps through the towers; opure light tramontoaccende the stones of its buildings.
the walk ends with a tasting at a wine bar prodoti typical of the center
Tour a farm. walk in the countryside among the vineyards and olive groves are cultivated with organic methods. View a pond, return to the farm to visit the winery and the various stages of production. The tour moves to the stable company and in the laboratory where the meat is processed.
End walk with wine tasting and farm products.
TREKKING NATURE RESERVE
The Castelvecchio is a nature reserve protected area a few kilometers from San Gimignano. The trek begins in the vast wooded area, characterized by Mediterranean scrub and beech woods. This is a pristine habitat where stands an ancient castle. The trek continues with a visit to the ruins of the church, towers and bastions.