Pontassieve Vacation Packages
Many of Florence’s highlights are located near to Pontassieve, making it a convenient place to base yourself. Two attractions that should be at the top of every visitor’s itinerary is the fabulous Mall Outlet Centre and the ever-popular Villa Gamberaia. Also worth checking out are the Castello del Trebbio and Fashion Valley.
The Statue of David, one of the most famous landmarks in the country is situated 9 miles (14 kilometers) to the west.
Take the chance to see Florence’s city center and include a sightseeing trip to Ponte Vecchio and the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.
There are plenty of unique cultural attractions in and around Pontassieve. Stroll around the exhibits and savor the quiet of the Academy of Fine Arts, the Sinagoga and Jewish Museum and Bargello Museum. Book seats for a live performance at the La Pergola Theater. The area is a great place for those who love art. Don’t miss Academy Gallery, Uffizi Gallery and the Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Florence, head to one of the many nearby green spaces. When the sun is out, explore the Florence Botanical Gardens, one of the places where families can enjoy some time outdoors.
To really get a feel for the area, don’t miss the nearby local attractions such as the Piazza della Signoria, Piazzale Michelangelo and Orsanmichele. These spots are much-loved by travellers from all over the world. If you’re into history, the area’s past has been beautifully preserved at Strozzi Palace. To get a little closer to Florence’s heart and soul, spend a little time at the area’s most sacred sites, such as the San Lorenzo Church, the Church of Santa Maria Maggiore and the Church of Sant'Ambrogio.
Take a break from sightseeing and indulge in a game of golf at the Circolo Golf Ugolino in Bagno a Ripoli.
To stock up on supplies or enjoy a snack, visit the San Lorenzo Market.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s many accommodation options. For a good night’s sleep be sure to check out the Nh Porta Rossa, the Hotel Laurus al Duomo, and the popular San Gallo Palace Hotel.