Destination guide

Why people love visiting rustic Chianti Region

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Chianti Region. This city is relaxing and scenic, recognized for its local tours, sightseeing and restaurants. Take in top local attractions like Stadio Artemio Franchi and Piazza del Campo. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Chianti Region

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Chianti Region a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Il Molino di Grace Winery (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Castello di Radda Winery (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Castello d'Albola (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Buondonno Winery (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Casa Vinicola Luigi Cecchi (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Isole e Olena Winery (6 mi / 9.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Chianti Region

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Chianti Region is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Piazzale Michelangelo (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Boboli Gardens (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Gianfranco Carla Fineschi Botanical Rose Garden (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Chianti Sculpture Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • The SottoVico Garden (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Enoteca Italiana (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Chianti Region

The nearest airport is in Florence (FLR-Peretola), located 20.1 mi (32.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Pisa (PSA-Galileo Galilei), which is 49 mi (78.8 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Figline Valdarno Station, San Giovanni Valdarno Station and Incisa Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay around Chianti?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 9,962 holiday lettings near Chianti. From 1,386 Villas to 1,417 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Chianti for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Chianti?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Chianti. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Pratolino: 4,262 holiday homes
  • Siena City Centre: 196 holiday homes
  • Art in Color: 6,798 holiday homes
  • Florence: 5,672 holiday homes
  • Villa la Magia: 6,933 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Chianti! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Chianti?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Chianti with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Pratolino: 4,262 holiday lettings
  • Florence: 5,672 holiday lettings
  • Greve In Chianti: 4,481 holiday lettings
  • Marradi: 491 holiday lettings
  • Vicchio: 978 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Chianti?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Chianti. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Art in Color: 6,798 holiday rentals
  • Villa la Magia: 6,933 holiday rentals
  • Piazza Marconi: 5,086 holiday rentals
  • Pistoia Piteccio Station: 2,337 holiday rentals
  • San Martino del Vescovo: 8,288 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Chianti listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.