Casa Vecchia Farm is presided over by a splendid historical farmhouse
founded in the 19th century and restored according to architectural
design of the region. It is surrounded by ten hectares of pastures,
olive groves, and woodlands. It is located in a hilly area of natural
and historical importance; rich with wildflowers, mushrooms, and wildlife.
Its agricultural activities include olive cultivation and lumber, as
well as being the home of many farm animals, including horses. Its geographical
position offers a breathtaking panorama which stretches to over 180
degrees, offering views of Volterra and the Etrscan Rocca di Pietracassia.
The informal atmosphere guarantees our guests a holiday filled with
the magic of nature in art and history, all in a climate which is always
farm is located near Chianni, in the province of Pisa, near Volterra
and five minutes away from the hot springs of Casciana Terme, situated
in the famous scenery of the Tuscan hills, nestled among Mediterranean
plant life and gentle slopes. It is an excellent point of departure
to reach the most interesting places in Tuscany.
the first Etruscan and Roman settlements, Chianni has been known as
an area rich with woods and wildlife, and for ancient travellers represented
a wild and impenetrable area of strong and essential characteristics.
"Land of woods, castles, mills and mines
." Thus spoke
ancient historians of this territory. From 1113, the bishops of Pisa
and Volterra fought for the control of its strategical geographical
position and its excellent panorama spreading out form the plateau of
the Arno all the way to the sea