The Hotel da Vinci is located at about 6 km distance from the hometown of the great genius, Leonardo.
The ancient village of Vinci is located in the centre of Tuscany and together with it's surroundings represents a core rich in history and natural beauties.
Vinci, together with Cerreto Guidi, Empoli, Capraia, Limite and Montelupo Fiorentino keeps the memory of ancient civilizations, medieval castles and villages, villas dating back to the Florentine Lordshep and Renaissance palaces.
Important personalities where born and have lived in this "extraordinary and blessed" land... leading their traces.
Amoung then are: Boccaccio, Ferruccio Busoni, Jacopo Carrucci known as Pontormo, Jacopi di Chimenti da Empoli.
Montalbano hills frame the town of Vinci where it is possible visit Leonardo ad Anchiano's house, the Leonardo Museum with the models realized on the basies of the Master's drawings, the library and the castle wine-cellars ehere the Museum of Leonardo can be visited.
A copy of the colossal bronze Horse is located in Vinci main square: Japanese sculptor Nina Akamu as realized it on the basies of leonardo's drowing.
The hotel location is ideal in order to reach both major Tuscan cities and small towns hiding artistic and natural treasures such as Volterra, San Gimignano, Certaldo, Gambassi terme, Piensa and Montalcino. The hotel can be easily reached from Pisa airport (at about 25 minute drive) and from Florence airport (at about 20 minute drive). The hotel is well connected to the most important communication lines, and ideal location in order to reach the majer Tuscan cities: Empoli (a few minutes far by car), Florence (at 20 minute drive), Pisa (at 25 minute drive) and Siena (at 60 minute drive).
The hotel is easily reached by bus or by foot with the line PIUBUS, which stops right in front active form 6.00 A.M till 9.00 P.M. This year for the first time was established the Shuttle Bus from, 11.00 a.m. till 4 p.m. that goes up to Anchiano, where is the birthplace of Leonardo.