The Gordana valley is an area of outstanding natural beauty, protected by Italian law as a Site of Regional Interest, home of several protected species of birds, fish, frogs, bats and insects. The hills are covered with chestnut trees. Further upstream are the Stretti di Giaredo, a spectacular 500m long gorge that is famous throughout Italy for walking holidays – it has 50m high rock walls and in places is only a few metres wide.

  • The villa and farmhouse available for rental are within easy reach of airports at Parma (1 hour), Pisa (1 hour), Genova (1 1/4 hours) and Bologna (2 hours), which are all served by Ryanair. British Airways fly to Genova, Pisa and Bologna. Easyjet flies to Pisa.
  • Pontremoli railway station has connections to Florence, Pisa, Genova, Milan and Bologna.
  • The A15 autostrada (Parma-La Spezia) is only 5 km from the property.

View the location on google maps