"La Posticcia" is located in Central Tuscany, just 20 minutes from the main A1 Motorway. It is approx 20 minutes from Arezzo, 45 mins from Florence, 1.5 hours from Pisa airport and about 2.5 hours from Rome airport. Nearest train stations are Arezzo and Montevarchi.


Directions from Florence Airport
Exit airport. Follow signs for Autostrada A1 direction ROME. After approx. 50 kms exit at Valdarno, after paying the toll, follow signs for Montevarchi. See below *** for remainder of journey.

Directions from Pisa Airport
Turn right out of the airport and follow signs to "Firenze" (Florence) for approx. 70 kms, look for signs for "Scandicci", turn off and take the A1 (toll) motorway in the "Roma" (Rome) direction. After approx. 50 kms exit at Valdarno, after paying the toll, follow signs for Montevarchi. See below *** for remainder of journey.

*** At the end of the road where you see a large railway flyover, join the roundabout and immediately filter left, turn left under the flyover and immediately filter right following signs for Terranuovo B.n/ Loro Ciuffenna. Just after this, take the first right at the roundabout following signs for Arezzo, Then further along the road at the second roundabout take the first exit, again following signs for Arezzo. Go straight on, eventually going uphill and round a sharp bend. After approx. 3 kms you will come to a junction at the top of the road. Turn right and follow signs for Arezzo. Go straight on until you come to San Giustino. Just after the bridge, turn left following signs for “Villa la Grotta”. At the roundabout go straight on. Continue along this road until you come to a tiny village called Sercognano. Just after Sercognano, you’ll see a private driveway on your right with a sign for "La Posticcia". Drive up the track, you’ll see the house in front of you.

Note: The Google Map Street View below shows the approach to the driveway from the opposite direction.

Welcome to “La Posticcia”

Click on this Google Map to see La Posticcia. The route can be viewed using Street View at least up until the end of the driveway opposite the signpost 'Sercognano'. However, for an up-to-date aerial view of La Posticcia go to the Bing Map on the Driving in Tuscany page. (No street view).

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If you prefer an "old fashioned map" then use this one.


Lat: 43º:34ʹ:20.65"N (43.572403)

Lon: 11º:42':00.68"E (11.700189)

(Note that these co-ordinates should land you at the start of the driveway to La Posticcia)

Please Note: When entering the place name into a sat nav, the local village is called -

San Giustino Valdarno You must enter the complete name as there are other San Giustino's in Italy. We are approximately 2km from San Giustino Valdarno in the hamlet of Sercognano.

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