Opera and Torrita di Siena

A village of medieval origins that tells a story of battles and conflicts in one of the most beautiful areas of Tuscany, Valdichiana Senese. An enchanted place where the local community was able to transform this ancient defensive castle into a welcoming hamlet. In Torrita di Siena people then began to look at art and beauty. Over the centuries, there have been more and more artists and works welcomed in Torrita. Paintings, tables, terracotta sculptures and marble bas-reliefs, but also singing and theatrical artworks. In fact, the Teatro degli Oscuri was born in 1763, in the nerve center of the village, demonstrating the importance that the inhabitants of Torrita have seen in art and theatrical works. An intense and firm bond, with deep roots that sends a clear message: art

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All spring events in Torrita di Siena

Spring is returning with its mild breeze, the first warmth of the year and its flowering trees. The Tuscan lands are preparing to welcome the this season and the rebirth of nature with fantastic colors and blossoming flowers, smells that fill the streets of medieval hamlets and, above all, events. Torrita di Siena, an ancient castle of medieval origins nestled in the hills of Valdichiana Senese, is ready to welcome its guests: get ready to enjoy a season rich in culture and art, sports and outdoor activities in the setting of this fantastic medieval village, to then welcome the summer with the most awaited folkloristic event of the year. Discover all the events of Torrita di Siena! Giulio Neri International Opera Singing Competition, from 7th to 10th April Torrita di

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GTV Marathon

A slow marathon to appreciate the Tuscan territory The GTV Marathon (Gran Tour in Valdichiana Marathon) is an event that offers routes on the border between Valdichiana and Val d’Orcia, with glimpses of medieval hamlets and breathtaking views. The route uses local historical paths, such as the Sentiero del Vino Nobile and the Via Lauretana Toscana. The landscapes and paths are the real protagonists of this event and, as the organizers claim, they should be enjoyed slowly, fully appreciating the beauty of nature and the Tuscan lands. The third edition of the GTV Marathon of this year will take place on May 8th, 2022 and will restart from Montepulciano towards Montefollonico for the 8km Family marathon, of Torrita di Siena for the 14 km marathon with tasting and relax “IL

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A comfortable stay in Torrita di Siena

The centrality of Torrita di Siena allows you to easily reach Siena, Montepulciano, Pienza and many other cities in the Valdichiana Senese and Umbria. The beauty of the old castle of Torrita, its walls, its artistic and historical-cultural heritage, together with its location, represent an excellent base to enjoy the heart of Tuscany and the jewel village of Montefollonico, which still perfectly preserves it today its medieval aspect. Choosing Torrita (and Montefollonico) for a stay therefore means having a wide range of activities to do and places to visit, in comfort.     Comfortable accommodation in the Hotel Piccola Stazione Family-run and recently renovated, Hotel Piccola Stazione offers comfortable accommodation in a structure surrounded by a private garden with a play area and large private parking. Its position makes it

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Let yourself be lulled by the “New Wellness” offers

Discover the beauties that this land can offer you through the rediscovery of traditional Tuscan cuisine and the typical flavors of local products, use the bike for excursions in the hills on roads surrounded by nature and its clean air, away from the hustle and bustle of the cities and from the stress of everyday life, observe the animals and their way of living the countryside respecting the times of the seasons, or simply enjoy the view of the landscapes from a swimming pool surrounded by nature, perhaps having an aperitif. All this and much more is possible thanks to the New Wellness style offers that Torrita di Siena can offer you.     Podere Trafonti: an old farm remodeled for your comfort Podere Trafonti is located in the lush

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Montefollonico hamlet, a jewel village between farms and ancient residences

The village of Montefollonico is a jewel of the Valdichiana Senese, still retains its original appearance and the beauty of its medieval streets. Among the glimpses that this splendid village can offer we find ancient renovated houses with a Tuscan charm and flavor, breathtaking views and splendid farms that reflect the local traditions and lifestyle of the past centuries.     Near Montefollonico: the charm of Villa Rosa A splendid farmhouse just outside the walls of Montefollonico, from which you can admire the village of Pienza, a UNESCO heritage site, and Mount Amiata. The interiors of the cottage are fully furnished in Tuscan style, the structure offers all the comforts needed for a relaxing stay, with outdoor tables and spaces ideal for dinners and moments to live in company among

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