Pistoia is a tourist town with a vibrant historic city centre. Guests can visit museums, parks, churches and enjoy the nightlife. It is a town rich of monuments: the Piazza del Duomo includes buildings of artistic importance, including the Cathedral, where is conserved the famous silver altar of San Jacopo, the baptistery, the Bishop's Palace, the Praetorian Palace and many more. Noteworthy the square called "piazza della Sala", where is since centuries the vegetable market, with a renaissance marble well known as "pozzo del Leoncino".
The area of Pistoia is also well known for the cultivation of plants and flowers sold all over the world, thanks to the long tradition of nurseries, such as ours, which is renewed generation after generation. Pistoia is very near to Florence, Lucca, Viareggio and all the major art cities of Tuscany. Nearby you will have the opportunity to do various activities, including cycling and hiking. Podere Villa Olmo is 37 km from Lucca, 16 km from Montecatini Terme and 26 km from the nearest Firenze - Peretola airport.