San Giovanni Valdarno Vacations
San Giovanni Valdarno is situated approximately 19 miles (31 kilometers) southeast of Florence and 130 miles (209 kilometers) northwest of Rome, Italy's capital.
Don't restrict yourself to San Giovanni Valdarno, because this region has been blessed with a treasure trove man-made and natural attractions waiting to be explored. If you have a vehicle, visit Reggello, 8 miles (13 kilometers) away from San Giovanni Valdarno. In Reggello, you can enjoy the Abbazia di Vallombrosa and Fashion Valley. For more things to do, visit the Passignano Abbey and Santa Lucia al Borghetto Church can all be found in and around Tavarnelle Val di Pesa, around 15 miles (24 kilometers) away from San Giovanni Valdarno.
Gaiole in Chianti, is another good place to explore. It is about 9 miles (14 kilometers) from San Giovanni Valdarno and offers a diverse range of visitor attractions, such as Medieval Tower of Barbischio, Church of San Sigismondo and Gaiole in Chianti Stadium. Meleto Castle and Castle of Brolio are also good places to visit.
Tuscany is well known for its many war relics and monuments; these are wonderful reminders of the area's colorful past. Houses of worship are often the perfect portals into a community's heart and soul. The churches of Tuscany are certainly no exception.
Have you ever wondered if you'd be brave enough to have a go at paragliding? Tuscany is a good place to give it a go. Pack your equipment or rent some when you get here, and discover the local water activities. Kite surfing is one option. Another good option is water skiing.
When it is time to depart San Giovanni Valdarno, you'll be sure to bid this place a fond "Ciao" But be comforted by the fact that you'll be leaving with photos and memories that you'll be able to enjoy for years to come.