MUGELLO: SPORT, NATURE AND CULTURE

At the feet of tuscan – emilian Appennine, Ronta is an ideal basis to visit Mugello Valley, the ancient florentine countryside: a land of nature, history, delicatessen (wine, cheese, olive oil, honey, cold cuts, mushrooms, truffle, “tortellis”,...).

Ronta

From the village depart trails and tracks suitable for anyone, besides a public pool at walking distance from the villa.

Ronta

Margheri's mill, Madonna dei Tre Fiumi

Local handcraft recommends the renowned “ferri taglienti” (knives) from Scarperia, pottery from Borgo San Lorenzo, stone handiworks from Firenzuola.

Scarperia

A few minutes ride takes to Mugello Autodrome, for car and bike sports lovers, who may challenge bends and hairpin turns of the world famous circuit.
Furtherly, it's possible to spend a relaxing day in the shady pinewood nearby the villa, equipped for barbecuing and open air.

Mugello Circuit

For sports lovers, a wide choice among trekking, MTB, horse riding, archery. Water sports too can be practiced in the near, wide Bilancino lake (canoe, sailing, windsurf).

Lake of Bilancino

Lastly, local history and culture are introduced by a wealth of local museums (from farming to handcraft, from archeology to Appennine ecology).

Casa d'Erci

Museum