B&B La Corte di Ambra is located in the heart of the medieval and etruscan city of Cortona, town which reflects the most representing beauty of Tuscan village and landscape due to the monuments, the churches, the surroundings etruscan archaeological finds and all the historical and cultural aspects. Our desire is make you aware of the beauty of our own native city, since ever real citizens of Cortona historic center. Once you step out the imposing B&B front door you can breathe directly the little village atmosphere, intimate and only a bit noisy. At a very short distance from the B&B the visitors can find Piazza della Repubblica, the square of Cortona routine living, the monumental Palazzo Comunale, near Palazzo Casali the place of MAEC Museo dell'Accademia Etrusca e della Città di Cortona, and even along the square Piazza Signorelli the Theatre of the city of Cortona, the cathedral, the Museo Diocesano, all these are monuments located in the historic center, reachable within walking distance from B&B La Corte di Ambra. A stay in Cortona offers endless opportunities for wine tasting, with so many wines and such variety where to start enjoying italian and tuscan gastronomy. The B&B La Corte di Ambra reception staff is at your disposal for help in organizing excursions in Cortona and nearby places of interest, in Umbria and Tuscany.
Cortona, Toscana, Italia
Florence is a city whose charm and splendid past have remained unaltered. It is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and continues to enchant today, by means of its artistic masterpieces, colored marbles and architectural works that evoke the art and culture of the Renaissance period. In addition the city has a main role in the bank sector and in shopping interest aspect; one of Florence’s most enduring commercial legacies is the leather trade, another rich and noble tradition very much alive is the business of the fragrances specialties for personal care and home care goods.
Siena is likely Italy's loveliest medieval city, and a trip worth making if you are in Tuscany just for a few days. Siena, famous for the Palio, the urban horse racing held twice a year in the stunning Piazza del Campo, it is also a lucky town which has a favorable position enclosed by beautiful surroundings. The city sits over three hills with its heart the huge piazza del Campo, the principal public space of the historic center of Siena, Tuscany. Piazza del Campo is dominated by the red Palazzo Pubblico and its tower, Torre del Mangia, the historic centre of Siena has been declared by UNESCO a World Heritage.
Perugia is only 50 Km far from Cortona, very close and worth a day trip.
Representative city of Vannucci's works, the italian renaissance painter renowned as Perugino, the main road in the historical center of the city takes his name, exactly Corso Vannucci.
Many of Perugia's most beautiful and historically significant attractions can be found in this street and around, such as Galleria Nazionale with its holy and medieval works, Palazzo Priori, Duomo, Fontana Maggiore, Giardini Carducci with a panoramic overview over Perugia and its surroundings.
Rome, the eternal city, maintains its endless charming and incomparable wonder of beauty, town which shows every crucial historical periods, roman, medieval, renaissance, baroque, up to the contemporary.
The imperial Rome with its monuments, squares and streets, the great Antique Rome with its Fori Imperiali, the Colosseum and Circo Massimo, Piazza Navona, Piazza Venezia, Trastevere the district located on the river Tiber's right bank it is the right place not only for the historical atmosphere but also to taste the rich gastronomy in Rome.
Casa Ambra Cortona is a charming holiday house located in the heart of the historical center, Tuscany, far 40m away from the main square, Piazza della Repubblica, ideal place to live the reality of Cortona and realize the peaceful lifestyle of the small etruscan town.
The holiday house is composed by three apartments of different types, finely furnished and completed with all amenities to ensure guests a pleasant stay.