Villa Campestri - Olive Oil Resort      
 
 
HOME | SHOP | BLOG | PRESS | NEWSLETTER | LOCATION
 
   
RESORT
BEDROOMS & SUITES
RESTAURANT
OliveToLive
WHAT TO DO
CEREMONIES & MEETINGS
SPECIAL OFFERS
 
 

Covigliaio Oasis in the Alto Mugello in Tuscany

Gabbianello Oasis on the Bilancino Lake is not the only oasis in Mugello. From this year there is a new protected area: the Oasis of Covigliaio, Firenzuola.

Managed by Coldiretti and Legambiente, the area covers about 650 hectares, between the “Passo della Raticosa” and the “Passo della Futa”, and consists mainly of woods, especially beeches and fir trees, which provide shelter to wild ships, deers, wolves and hawks.

The place is perfect for walking lovers: boards will show you the maps marked with the different routes that you can follow, as well as plants and animals you might find in the area. From next year Coldiretti and Legambiente have also announced the organization of guided tours.

The management of the forests of the oasis of Covigliaio also allows you to get the wood for biomass used by the population of the area to produce energy in an environmentally friendly way, from the cultivation of some land are derived organic products such as cereals and fodder for animals as well as potatoes and barley, which can be purchased at the Agricultural Cooperative of Firenzuola.

Part of the territory is dedicate to the organic livestock whose meat is sold to businesses in the area but also to the individual visitor.

Guests of Villa Campestri Olive Oil Resort wishing more information about Oasis of Covigliaio may contact directly our staff.

(Photos by Covigliaio Oasi and Comune di Firenzuola)

 

 

This entry was posted in BLOG English and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.
 
 
Booking


Date of Arrival:
Nights:
Rooms:
Adults:
Children:
 

 

Tips for the perfect fall wedding

At Villa Campestri, we have been very fortunate to have our villa serve as the setting for a number of Tuscan weddings. For those seeking ...

Discovering San Piero a Sieve

Photo: Pieve di San Pietro (San Piero a Sieve) by sailko, wikimedia commons We love sharing tips and fun facts about the area of Tuscany w ...

Fun events this August in the Mugello Valley

This August in the Mugello valley you can expect sunny weather (at least we hope so), many dips in a Tuscan pool like ours (pictured abo ...

Getting Married at Villa Campestri

Marriage is the golden ring in a chain whose beginning is a glance and whose ending is Eternity. ~ Kahlil Gibran ~ Beautiful words by a ...

What Does Travel Mean to You?

We know people have so many reasons to travel in Tuscany, perhaps they are enamored with the culture, the history, the food, looking for ...

A study between Olive Oil, Beer & Tradition

Photo credit: Emiko Davies On Sunday, June 27th will be a very special dining event at our Restaurant L'Olivaia, our chef will embark on ...

3 Tuscan Summer Dishes We Adore

Our foodie philosophy at Villa Campestri Olive-Oil resort is using olive-oil as our gastronomic center. Rather than try and include everythi ...

The Art of Eating Well this October, reserve your spot now!

The Art of Eating Well: Discovering food artisans, olive oil and traditional recipes in Tuscany Join Emiko Davies, for a 6-day g ...
 

  bottom_separator   bottom_separator   bottom_separator   bottom_separator   bottom_separator  
Villa Campestri Olive Oil Resort
Via di Campestri 19/22
50039 Vicchio di Mugello (Firenze)
Tel. +39.0558490107
Fax +39.0558490108
villa.campestri@villacampestri.it
P.IVA 04277830487