Hotel Restaurant Belvedere is located in Torrita di Siena, nearby the public gardens sorrounding Old Town walls.
Torrita has medieval origins and on 1300's was a prosperous village below domination of Siena; Torrita was well know for wheat growing. Together with is castles, Ciliano, Oppiano and Guardavalle, Torrita fought for a long period against Montepulciano and its allies.
Today it is a small and quit town laying in the middle of Tuscan hills; it can be choosen as perfect site to visit the stunning countryside or the beatiful sorrounding tonws as, for instance, Siena, Pienza, San Quirico d'Orcia, Montepulciano, Perugia, Cortona.
Torrita is located not far from areas of production of great wines: Montalcino, famous for Brunello, Montepulciano, with his Vino Nobile and Chianti area. Wineries and wines are part of our culture!
All the photos in this web-site are taken in Torrita or in the neighborhood ot the town.