Welcome to Poggiobello!
Poggiobello is the dependence of a typical Tuscan old villa which dates back to the 18th century, where the owners live. Depend on the local resources it used to be a place where travelers and their horses would stop to take a rest. It lies on the peak of a hill (Poggiobello means “beautiful hill”) with a stunning panorama of the Tuscany countryside: wheat and sunflower fields, vineyards, olive groves and cypress trees.
Poggiobello is an ideal place for people who love nature, you will find yourself totally immersed in an enchanting atmosphere which has not changed with time, in total relax and peace. It’s ideal also for people who love culture and historic sites. Poggiobello is located in the heart of Val di Chiana, center of ancient civilization with artistic and cultural traditions still alive through the local festivals and celebrations. You will find several archaeological treasures, different kind of museums, Etruscan tombs, Roman sites and lot of medieval town around the most famous city of Cortona, in a strategic position at the border between Tuscany and Umbria.
Whatever you do, the combination of great art, beautiful countryside, memorable food and wine makes a trip to this enchanting part of Italy unforgettable.