Directions to Fontanaro
 

Fontanaro is the main house and farm where are done the cooking classes and wine and olive oil tastings. It includes only the Frantoio and Leccino guest houses and is located at Vocabolo Montanaro 64.


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Directions for Leccino and Frantoio houses
 

GPS geographical coordinates – 43.02261179555702, 12.060284614562988

Exit the Milan-Florence-Rome A1 Autostrada at Chiusi/Chianciano. Turn right at the toll booth and right again, in the direction Chiusi (down town). Continue past Chiusi, driving over the bridge above the railroad tracks.

Continue on and past the roundabout, following the sign directions Arezzo, Perugia.

After about 500 mt, turn left, direction Arezzo/Perugia drive through the small towns of Po Bandino and Moiano, in the direction of Castiglione del Lago on the Road S.S. n. 71.

1 Km after Moiano turn right, signposted Panicale and Paciano and drive up the hill to the village of Paciano.

Turn right into the village at the top of the hill, with a small supermarket (CONAD) and bar (BOLDRINI) on your left. You will then pass a restaurant on the right (named Oca Bruciata).

At the end of the long city stone wall on the left where the road divides, take the right turn into Via Madonna della Stella. Continue on this road until it divides, about 100 m further. Keep right following the sign saying Fontanaro or Tartagli or Residence lʼOlivo and continue downhill 100 m further on where you reach a small church on the right.

Directly opposite the church is a road with another small Fontanaro sign.

Turn left onto this road which descends through olives groves. At the next junction 400 m later, and just past a pair of wooden gates with a US mail box, turn right.

You will find a sign with an arrow, with “Fontanaro” written in yellow. You will find 3 arrow signs indicating Fontanaro on this road.

Keep left at the next fork and continue passing the house on the right (La poderina). Just past this house is a shrine at another junction. Keep to the right and continue for another 250m where the road ends at the gate for Fontanaro. (There is an arch of Roses that bloom in May and a big cypress tree.

Directions for Brunello, Sagrantino and Sangiovese houses
 

Brunello, Sagrantino and Sangiovese are located on Tartagli hill, and are on Vocabolo Tartagli 80, which is a very close to the village of Paciano. (300 mt.).

GPS geographical coordinates – 43.020902,12.069468

Exit the Milan-Florence-Rome A1 Autostrada at Chiusi/Chianciano. Turn right at the toll booth and right again, direction Chiusi. Continue past Chiusi, driving over the bridge above the railroad tracks. Continue on and past the Roundabout, following the sign directions for Arezzo, Perugia. After about 500 mt, turn left, direction Arezzo/Perugia driving through the small towns of Po Bandino and Moiano, in the direction of Castiglione del Lago on the Road S.S. N. 71. 1 km after Moiano turn right, sign posted Panicale and Paciano and drive up the hill to the village of Paciano. Turn right into the village at the top of the hill, with a small Conad supermarket and bar Boldrini on your left. You will then pass a restaurant on the right (named Oca Bruciata).

At the end of the long stone city wall on the left where the road divides, take the right turn into Via Madonna della Stella. Continue on this road until it divides, about 100 m later.

Turn left direction Monte Pausillo and continue until the road divides again and turn on the road “Strada panoramica Monte Pausillo”. The property gates are on your right, after 100 mt. First floar is Brunello, and further are Sangrantino and Sangiovese.

Directions for Tignanello, Desiderio, Ornellaia and Sassicaia
 

Ornellaia, Desiderio, Sassicaia and Tignanello are located at Sunflower Spring Place (FONTEGIRASOLE in Italian), 1,5 km from Paciano.
Exit the Milan-Florence-Rome A1 Autostrada at Chiusi/Chianciano. Turn right at the toll booth and right again, direction Chiusi. Continue past Chiusi, driving on the bridge over the railroad tracks. Continue on and past the Roundabout, following the sign directions for Arezzo, Perugia. After about 500 mt, turn left, direction Arezzo/Perugia through the small towns of Po Bandino and Moiano, in the direction of Castiglione del Lago on the Road S.S. N.71. 1 km after Moiano turn right, signposted Panicale and Paciano and drive up the hill to the village of Paciano.

Turn right into the village at the top of the hill, with a small supermarket (CONAD) and bar (BOLDRINI) on your left. We will wait for you here.

Directions for Villa Fonte Cicerum
 

Exit the Milan-Florence-Rome A1 Autostrada at Chiusi/Chianciano. Turn right at the toll booth and right again, in the direction Chiusi (down town). Continue past Chiusi, driving over the bridge above the railroad tracks.

Continue on and past the roundabout, following the sign directions Arezzo, Perugia.

After about 500 mt, turn left, direction Arezzo/Perugia drive through the small towns of Po Bandino and Moiano, in the direction of Castiglione del Lago on the Road S.S. n. 71.

1 Km after Moiano turn right, signposted Panicale and Paciano and drive up the hill to the village of Paciano.

Turn right into the village at the top of the hill, with a small supermarket (CONAD) and bar (BOLDRINI) on your left. You will then pass a restaurant on the right (named Oca Bruciata).

At the end of the long city stone wall on the left where the road divides, take the right turn into Via Madonna della Stella. Continue on this road until it divides, about 100 m further. Keep right following the sign saying Fontanaro or Tartagli or Residence lʼOlivo and continue downhill 100 m further on where you reach a small church on the right.

Directly opposite the church is a road with another small Fontanaro sign.

Turn left onto this road which descends through olives groves. At the next junctionturn left up to the and of the road. Now you are home!

All of our guest houses are with luxury accommodation and have swimming pools.

Please advise us by email with your arrival time.

Check in after 2.00 PM up to 8.00 PM – Check out after 9.30 AM in (FLEXIBLE UPON REQUEST)

 

Airports

 

Perugia Airport (45 min. from Paciano) is connected non-stop by raynair to stansted Otherwise Fontanaro can be reached through the airport of:

– Pisa ( 2,15 hours)

– Firenze ( 1.45 hour)

– Roma Fiumicino (2 hours)

– Roma Ciampino (2,20 hours)

Trains | Distances in km/ml

 

– Assisi – 42/29

– Perugia – 35/22

– Chianciano thermal resort – 25/16

– Orvieto – 50/31

– Chiusi – 11/7

– Panicale – 2/1

– Panicale – 2/1

– Città della Pieve – 6/4

– Pienza – 40/25

– Cortona – 25/16

– Rome – 170/102

– Florence – 130/81

– San Casciano dei Bagni – 35/22

– Lake Trasimeno – 8/5

– Siena – 80/50

– Montalcino – 60/37

– Spoleto – 80/50

– Montepulciano – 30/19

Links

 

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+ 39 338 7338869

+ 39 338 7408884

lucia@fontanaro.it