The land surrounding the house reflects the varied nature of the area: from all points of the house one can admire cultivated zones, pasture land, and wooded hillsides interspersed with medieval villages and farmhouses.
The isolated position and the distance from main roads guarantees a holiday of complete relaxation for those who wish it. More active guests have the possibility of swimming or playing volley ball in the pool, or ping pong in the garden; therefore they can make excursions on foot, on horseback or on mountain bike in the nearly "Macchia della Magona" (an area of 1.635 hectares of woods and brushland closed to motorised traffic). Thanks to it's central position geografically day-trips can be made to near by cities of artistic interest such as Volterra, S.Gimignano, Sienna, Pisa and Florence, or to the Islands of Elba and Giglio.
The Tirrenian coast with its beautiful beaches can be reached on little-frequented roads (20 Km). For wine enthusiasts the "STRADE DEL VINO" (WINE ROADS) is close at hand. They have a programme characterised by naturalistic, cultural and historical visits,and accompanied tours of vineyards, olive groves and also of wine cellars which are open to the public for wine tasting or the buying of wine and olive oil.