Self-catering stays in & around Maremma
Uncontaminated by the hefty five to one visitor to local ratio present in most of the region, Maremma is one of the few areas left in Tuscany that remains loyal to its humble roots. Choosing one of Maremma's holiday homes will provide you with a tranquil base surrounded by chestnut forests and a plethora of fields which extend out to the crystal clear ocean. Holiday rentals in Maremma are ideal if you are looking for a destination characterised by its rich cultural integrity and close knit community of quaint housing, friendly people and homemade food.
Tuscany off the beaten track, an authentic location for your holiday home
Holiday accommodation in Maremma is both charming and characterful and will locate you within close proximity of several admirable attractions. Visit the Metalliferous hill region and also the Gulf of Follonica. Between these two landmarks, you can enjoy an extensive selection of walking trails along which you will encounter an array of castles, watchtowers, ancient fortresses and churches. Maremma's holiday rentals are often located close to towns such as Grosetto, highlighting the history of this region with attractions such as Senese Castle. Although this region of Tuscany is quieter than other parts in regards to tourism, it can still be quite lively when it boils down to the events calendar. Holiday accommodation in Maremma will not leave you feeling bored as you will have the chance to enjoy festivals such as the Palio dei Ciuchi at Campagnatico. The Pitigliano flower festival and numerous other flower displays can also be enjoyed here.
Extending your stay - nearby destinations in Tuscany
There are many more lovely places to visit in Tuscany. Here are some recommendations: Visit Cortona, an ancient town with an interesting medieval history, still surrounded by stone walls. Stay in Prato, a wonderful city for fans of art and beauty. Another nearby place worth checking out is Garfagnana.