By car from Milan on the high way "Tangenziale Ovest":

  • Take the high way towards Bologna.
  • Before reaching Parma turn towards La Spezia.
  • Before reaching La Spezia turn into towards Livorno and then towards Rome.
  • The high way ends in Cecina (109 km).
  • Take the Via Aurelia (SS1) towards Rome/Grosseto.
  • Leave the Via Aurelia at the exit Braccagni.
  • After the exit turn left and then, after approx. 1 km, turn right towards Montemassi.
  • Follow the straight street about 5 km and then leave the roundabout at the 2nd exit, again towards Montemassi.
  • After approx. 200 m turn right towards SASSOFORTINO.
  • Follow the serpentines about 5 km until you reach the village Sassofortino.
  • Turn right onto the main street. After about 1 km there is a little market place with trees to the left and to the right a little shop "Alimentari".
  • Turn into the street right next to the Alimentari. Careful, ist is a sharp decline. This is the Via della Mengona.
  • After 20 m the street parts into two. Stay to the left and go down the hill.
  • After approx. 500 m the street parts again. Go to the right and pass a couple of houses until the street ends and you reach the last house to the left.
  • You have reached Podere Guinzano (E. und D. Garthe).


Important Notice:

The road leading down from the village is a dirt track and quite steep. Please drive slowly and carefully with a suitable car.