Le Boscarecce is at :
35 km. from Florence
40 km. from Siena
08 km. from Certaldo, the birthplace of Boccaccio
16 km. from San Gimignano, the town where Zeffirelli played the movie "Tea with Mussolini"
20 km. from Vinci, the birthplace of Leonardo
23 km. from Volterra, the world's capital of alabaster
50 km. from Pisa, the town of the leaning tower
50 km. from Lucca, the birthplace of Puccini the composer
To reach us :
The A1 Highway runs between Rome and Milan through Florence. Just outside Florence to the west take the Pisa-Livorno exit .The highway is called FI PI LI. Pass the Lastra a Signa exit, a Q (gas station) on the right, and after the 14 km. marker take the Ginestra F.na exit and on the roundabout take the 3rd street to the right into Montespertoli. You are now following the Montespertoli signs. After 6 km you ‘ll find a village called Baccaiano at the T intersection take right direction Montespertoli after 3 or 4 km. Go up a loopy switchback road (not turning left to the Poppiano, but staying on the road to Volterra). Montespertoli is on the top of the hill. DON'T turn left into the town but stay on the new road swinging around to the right of town past some new apartments. At the roundabout TURN RIGHT to Castelfiorentino. You’ll reach Castelfiorentino after 12 km surrounded by a beautifull view of the rolling hills of tuscany Past the above ground cemetery on the left that looks like a motel in the night. Ther's a 3-way intersection and a stop sign. TURN LEFT. Wind down on the overpass into Castelfiorentino. At the stop light a U turn Veer right on via A.Vivaldi, the road to Renai (3 km.). A dirt road will cross the road and few yards later veer to right at Le Boscarecce sign under the bridge. It's an old paved road with grapes on the right. Go over a little bridge and the road curves to the left. Stay on the pavement going up rather deep switchbacks. At the top of the hill at the dumpster DO NOT take the gravel road to the right, but TURN LEFT with the paved road. There's a sign saying "di Piazzacalda", and a small sign to Renai. Just at house on the left the road will change to gravel, at the T in the road, there's a Le Boscarecce sign. Turn left in about 2 km. The Le Boscarecce gates will be straight ahead. Push the buzzer to enter.
GPS CORDINATE Coordinates N 43 62349 E 11 00307