Extends for seven hectares in the Tuscan countryside, not far from Florence, with a well equipped Tourist-Sports centre and a camper park. The ideal place to practise sport or just to relax. Accommodation: overnight stay in tents, camper or caravan. Hot shower, electricity outlets, parking area and swimming pool all included.
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We would be glad to welcome you to our Camping from the end of MAY up to SEPTEMBER 15th.
You can visit beautiful Tuscany, practise sport or just relax. There are many activities for lovers of sport: open air gimnastic, water gim, archery, nature-hiking, swimming, volleyball, waterball, football, riding, visits and excursions by mountain bike, tennis classes, riding classes, canoeing, fishing in the Montelleri lake or enjoying the numerous events at the Ferrari international circuit.
Camping Vecchio Ponte has an agreement with: Nucleo Cinofilo della Misericordia di Firenze, Scuola Nazionale Maestri di Mountain Bike http://www.bikemoodtours.it/, Rafting-Kayak-Stand Up in Paddle http://www.t-rafting.com/
The Mugello offers interesting excursions. You can discover nature following the hiking way "Florence springs trekking", one of the most important Italian trails, or walk round the river "Sieve", the most important Arno's tributary. You can learn history and art at the Etruscan excavations of Frascole and Poggio Colla, the House of Giotto, the Medici villa of Cafaggiolo, the park of villa Demidoff, the medieval town of Scarperia, very famous for the knives production. You can find here every kind of craft: at a medieval windmill with water motor, or in a peasant culture museum. The short distance from Florence and Fiesole allow you to move fast every day by train and by car. From the Mugello it is possible to move around visiting other Tuscan cities, like Siena (1h30min), Lucca (2h), Arezzo (1h 45min), Volterra (1h 45min). It is our pleasure to organize for you a special program or to inform you about the region's events.
The Camp Site is in Tuscany, a few miles far away from Florence, a wild and green area of historical importance called Mugello. The excellent streets and railways allow you to move fast in the whole region. The Camp Site, extending for four hectares, offering so many sport facilities, is a good starting point to visit other amazing historical Tuscan cities, without renouncing a holiday in a fresh oasis of peace.
We suggest this camp ground for young people tourist associations, students, Town Councils, scouts, young people groups with their guides. We offer holidays with entertainment, sport and excursions to make young people happy.
Two swimming pools, a natural lake, solarium, archery, canoeing, football and minifootball, green volley, two clay courts, bar, table tennis, hiking. During the day: sport, games and surprises.
There are classes in the morning and in the evening. We organize games to learn to win or to be a good loser. There are many activities for lovers of sport: open air gymnastics, water gim, archery, nature-hiking, swimming, volleyball, waterball, football and minifootball, riding, visits and excursions by mountain bike, tennis classes, riding classes, canoeing.
You can taste Italian cooking and socialize with other people. At breakfast we offer many sorts of bread, fruit, ice cream, muesli, milk, tea, coffee or chocolate just to satisfy also the young people. At lunch and dinner you can taste the typical Tuscan cooking with a rich buffet: spaghetti, soups, fish, meat, cheese, pizza, desserts, fruit and other specialities. At the table soft drinks.
Excursions are the best occasion to get to know the region. The guides come with you a few hours or the whole day to the beautiful places near the country. You can hike around the "Florence springs trekking" or walk round the most important Arno's tributary. You can learn history visiting the Etruscan excavations of Frascole and Poggio Colla, the House of Giotto, the Medici villa of Cafaggiolo, the park of villa Demidoff, the medieval town of Scarperia, very famous for the knives production. The short distance from Florence and Fiesole allow you to move fast every day by train and by car. From the Mugello it is possible to move around visiting other Tuscan cities, like Siena (1h30min), Lucca (2h), Arezzo (1h 45min), Volterra (1h 45min). It is our pleasure to organize for you special program or to inform you about the region events.
Socializing is very easy at the camp. In the camp site you can meet people easily all day and all night. It is possible to get in contact with people at meals, during the sport classes, the theatre shows. In Vecchio Ponte you can socialize always and easily.
Via Piscine Costoli, 16
50039 Vicchio (FI)
Tel.: +39 055 8448306
Winter Tel.: +39 055 573785
Fax: +39 055 579405
Navigator GPS Coordinates: 43.931037333119406, 11.464024186134338
The Mugello region is only a few miles away from Florence, among green hills, fertile plains and high cypresses in front of a charming background full of mountain tops and passes. This region offers clean water, Tuscan countryside, affable, confident and hardworking people, natural food, Wine Road, old country houses, history, culture, top quality service in a new close contact with nature. By bus or by car you can reach the Mugello easily and the old Faentina railway line allows you to cross the Appennini Mountains, also for excursions. You can visit churches, castles, palaces, where the Medici power grew up, or visit art or history museums. If you are looking for natural excursions, you will find a charming natural scenery, rich in amazing wonders. However, it is worth going on a visit in this region just to taste gastronomic specialities.