Rapolano Terme is situated in one of the most fascinating areas of the Siena province known as Crete Senesi. Cypresses, clays, tiny villages enrich this area of Southern Tuscany which is perfect for walking and cycling holidays. It is a land rich in natural hot springs that can provide You moments of relax, wellness, where you can take a break from the stress, appreciating the benefits of a thermal treatment. Furthermore many worldwide known photographers have already chosen the Crete Senesi as set of their workshops.
The thermal Spa: the mineral waters of Rapolano Terme flow at a temperature of 39° C, they are rich in sulphur and bicarbonate and provide healing properties in treating skin problems and respiratory system. Terme San Giovanni and Antica Querciaiola are two recently renovated Spas where guests can also benefit of beauty treatments.
Serre di Rapolano is perfectly situated for enjoying the Tuscan countryside, with easy access to visit the best sights. The spa town of Rapolano Terme is just minutes away, and the city of Siena is located 30 minutes driving. The beautiful landscapes and wonderful wines of Chianti are close by. Pienza, Montepulciano, Arezzo, Montalcino and the Val d'Orcia should be on the list of must-see destinations.
The Festival Serremaggio takes place every May turning the town into a medieval centre with a costumed parade, colourful flag-throwing competition, open-air market, music, typical foods. The local cellars are open to visitors who can try the local traditional products, medieval style food and buy some handicraft products. Groups of dancers show ancient dances while musicians and jesters around the village entertain the visitors.