An old-fashioned facility immersed in the hills at the foot of the medieval village of Citerna; a green oasis surrounded by a century-old park, where you can enjoy a wonderful relaxing time in close contact with nature and the art and history of this wonderful area halfway between Umbria and Tuscany.
Poggio di Villa Fano offers many opportunities for sports and other activities, such as table tennis, mountain bike riding, bowls and a swim in the panoramic swimming pool. In addition, you can also go hiking and enjoy pleasant walks in the ancient woods with holm oaks and oak trees.
A mini zoo is also available so you can take a close look at its many animals.
For those who enjoy horse-riding, Poggio di Villa Fano also has several shelters equipped for horses.
Nearby, a tennis court and an ice skating rink are also available.
SURROUNDINGS: the Upper Valley of the river Tevere offers a wide range of itineraries:
NATURE TRAILS: hiking, horse-riding or mountain bike rides along marked trails.
CULTURAL ITINERARIES: archaeological, historical, artistic or religious.
From the nearby medieval village of CITERNA, you can visit the church of San Francesco, with paintings attributed to Luca Signorelli and Raffaellino del Colle; the church of San Michele Arcangelo, with a Madonna by Luca della Robbia; the magnificent footpath of Casa Prosperi Vitelli; the works by Pomarancio in the church and in the former Convento del Crocifisso, dating back to the 15th century.
Just outside the walls of Citerna, in MONTERCHI, you will find the famous painting of the “Madonna del Parto” by Piero della Francesca. If you continue towards SANSEPOLCRO, you will find another famous work by Piero della Francesca: the “Resurrection”, whereas CITTA’ DI CASTELLO hosts the museum of Alberto Burri.
The following can also be easily reached: ANGHIARI, LA VERNA, GUBBIO, ASSISI, AREZZO, PERUGIA and the THERMAL BATHS of Fontecchio.
GASTRONOMIC TOURS: the “Via del Chianti” in the hills around Arezzo or that of the “Chianti classico”. By visiting the farms and villages in our valley, you will be able to discover all the local products.