Via Montefiesole, 55 50065 Pontassieve (Italy)
Olive Varieties: Frantoio 85%, Pendolino 15%.
|Fattoria Lavacchio is situated in the charming landscape of the gentle hills of the Chianti Rufina area, which is rich of vineyards and olive groves, with good ventilation and a lot of sun.
It extends on 110 hectares, of which 44 hectares are olive groves, 21 hectares are vineyards, 6 are wheat and 9 are wooded forest where you can find truffles! There is also a large productive greengarden with fruit, vegetables and chicken. From the begining, we have always researched harmony between our own activity and the natural balance. Among the Estates in Chianti Rufina production area, we have been the first ones to embrace organic growing programs and to produce wines without sulfites. While preserving the best organic agricultural and productive traditions, the farm has been constantly evolving by combining these traditional methods with the most advanced technology in order to of fer products of outstanding excellence. We are also continuously researching new systems to ensure an increase in the quality of the products and the services we offer. Some houses were recently refurbished so guests can enjoy the offerings of an on site restaurant and charming agriturismo. Fattoria Lavacchio is an Organic farm, situated on top of the Chianti hills, offering unique accommodation surrounded by vineyards and olive groves, with stunning views and only 18 km. from Florence.
The Estate allows to enjoy relaxing vineyard holidays, discover the magnificent countryside sceneries and the agricultural secrets whilst being very close to the major art cities.
Florence is very easy to access by train from Sieci’s railway station which is only 10 minutes ride from the Fattoria. Fiesole is easily accessible by car in 30 minutes through a panoramic drive. Siena is about 80 km, Arezzo and Val di Chiana are a mere 60 km drive through typical Tuscan valleys and many charming historic villages to visit on the way. The tuscan sea side and Etruscan coast are about 1 and half hour drive, accessible via the towns of Lucca and Pisa that can be visited on the way.