Val d'Orcia

Peace of mind among the most famous hills of Tuscany

BETWEEN FIELDS OF WHEAT AND VINEYARDS

“This valley …….
where it greets with age-old and very thick brushwood sprinkled with flints, stone and bronze axes, it bears witness to the first step in human life; where the arches of a bridge are broken, it recalls the strength of Rome; feudal power in the castles, religious power in the parishes, in the “grancie”
the hospitable one, everywhere that of nature and the elements, from the impact of the wind that crushed the tops of the beech trees, to the rush of water that swept the village …….. “
by Fabio Bargagli Petrucci