Thanks to its central location, Casa Elena, a lovely holiday house in Tuscany, is perfect for those wishing to enjoy the quiet countryside and live the history and traditions of the old Etruscan town of Cortona at the same time. Restaurants, wine, arts, music, shopping facilities, museums and relaxing walking areas are easily accessible as the old Etruscan town is only 8 kilometers away (you can see it when you get off the freeway).
From Rome or Milan get on the A1 highway and exit at the Valdichiana tollbooth. Get on the Bettolle-Perugia speedway in the direction to Perugia and get off at the Cortona-San Lorenzo exit (about 8 kilometers down the road). At the exit follow the signs for Cortona and take a left turn at the first crossroad in the direction to Montecchio. Once arrived in the village of Montecchio, turn left and follow the signs for holiday house Casa Elena.
For those having a satellite navigation system, here are the GPS coordinates: 43.227923, 11.930883
The closest train station is Camucia-Cortona (6 km) along the Florence-Rome and Florence-Foligno railway lines although most trains generally stop in Terontola (12 km). From the train station you will need to take a cab to get to the tourist rental apartments at Casa Elena. Alternatively, the owners of Casa Elena will be pleased to book for you a shuttle service from and to the train station.
The closest airports to holiday house in Cortona Casa Elena are: Perugia (55 km), Florence (120 km), Pisa (185 km), Bologna (210 km), Rome Ciampino (205 km) and Rome Fiumicino (225 km). From the airport you can either get the train to Camucia-Cortona or rent a car. Alternatively, the owners of Casa Elena will be pleased to book for you a shuttle service from and to the airport.