Il Girasole B&B; is situated on a hill, along the road to Pienza, few meters from the Tempio di San Biagio and the cross-roads for Chianciano Terme.
Il Girasole has a particularly panoramic position, the only one in the territory, that allows to see Montepulciano and Montefollonico and also the Amiata mountain (the highest extinguished volcano of Italy). It is placed in the Natural Park of the Val d'Orcia, rich of cultural artistic interests; from here you'll be able to see pheasants, hares, roes passing in the below agricultural firm.
Il Girasole wants to be your starting point to discover this land enclosed between Valdichiana and Val d'Orcia, from centuries artists, painters, poets and in the last years also advertising directors are in love with Val d'orcia; you will be surely fascinated by the landscape you will find in the old villages, rich of traditions, by the isolated and imposing fortresses that still today seems to watch over these territories, by the sweet hills, covered with vineyards or olive groves, with fields of grain and sunflower and with cypresses..
According to these rich landscapes, we have to deal with the riches of the subsoil, that is the many thermal sources of the territory of Siena like Chianciano Terme, Bagno Vignoni, Bagni S. Filippo, San Casciano dei Bagni...
From "Il Girasole B&B;" will be able to leave on foot or by mountain bike through naturalistic itineraries (Montichiello, Pienza, Montepulciano) to discover the particulars, the colors and the scents of this country.
Thanks to the geographic position of Montepulciano you will be esailty able to reach the greater cultural centers of centre Italy (Perugia, Siena, Assisi, Arezzo, Cortona, Trasimeno Lago).
We believe that a vacation in this part of Tuscany, far away from the frenzy and the metropolitan chaos, thanks to the contact with nature and its riches, can awake your mood, regenerate your body and relax. According to this we have the experience matured in 30 years of activity in the tourism with our first activity www.albergosangallo.it. The customers come back to Montepulciano for years and years as if it were their second house.