A very Tuscan Christmas

Our tips to enjoy the festive season in Valdichiana Senese

Cozy, welcoming, intimate: the villages of the Valdichiana Senese are the perfect place to spend Christmas. Valdichiana Living takes you on a journey  to discover the unique warmth of this corner of Tuscany in the most special time of the year.

Christmas in the hamlets

Christmas decorations all around, characteristic markets and meetings in the warmth of a bonfire. Christmas is a magical moment in Valdichiana Senese, an opportunity to slow down and fully enjoy the beauty of the hamlets, from the architectural masterpieces to the hidden alleys. 

The warmth of the thermal waters

Christmas can be a stressful time, full of commitments, get-togethers and things to cross off the do list. Enjoy a moment of relaxation between spa treatments and a dip in the thermal pools. Chianciano Terme, San Casciano dei Bagni and Montepulciano: the Valdichiana Senese is rich in beneficial springs. 

Refuge in the wineries

In the festive season, the winery becomes a place to meet and calmly taste the wines of the area, surrounded by a very special atmosphere of conviviality. Also,  if you've procrastinated a little too long, the winery can become the perfect spot to purchase some last minute gifts for your wine lovers friends!

Christmas at the table

The quintessential Christmas tradition in Tuscany and throughout Italy: dinner with your loved ones, exchanging gifts or simply enjoiyng each other's company. Homemade pasta, roasts and panettone, accompanied by local wines: this is the delicious menu you're in for.

 

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