THE TUSCAN DREAM; BORGO SAN MARTINO CHIANTI
Borgo San Martino Chianti is located on a hilltop in the Chianti Classico wine region. The area goes by the name "Il gallo nero" - The Black Rooster - and is one of Italy's most famous wine districts.
BORGO SAN MARTINO’S NEIGHBOORHOOD
Borgo San Martino Chianti is within walking distance of a few hotels and restaurants. Only a few kilometres away there are several charming villages with restaurants, bars, fruit & veg and local shops. The nearest supermarket, delicatessen, butcher and pharmacy are in Gaiole, a short drive or bike ride away. The climate in this region is typical of Tuscany; with a spectacular early spring, a long summer and rich autumn.
SPORT AND CULTURE IN THE AREA
The area around Chianti Classico, located in the municipality of Gaiole in Chianti, offers many cultural, food and sports experiences throughout the year. Various activities can easily be organized for groups or at your own initiative - art and culture, food, wine, bike rides, yoga, golf, tennis and hunting.
For golf enthusiasts there are golf courses such as Miniere and Abbadia golf club 30 minutes away, and Castiglion del Bosco Golf Club 1 hour away. Siena and the surrounding area are known for their great tennis clubs.
Siena and Florence are the nearest cities, 23 and 63 km away from Borgo San Martino Chianti respectively - both well known for their bustling shops, restaurants and cultural offerings.
Borgo San Martino to:
- Florence international airport - (65 km): Just under 1 hour
- Pisa international airport- (120 km): Just under 2 hours
- Bologna international airport (160km): Just under 2 hours
- Rome international airport Fiumicino airport (270km); Just under 3 hours