Leisure

Tour of the Contrada museums

Tour of the Contrada museums

Each of the seventeen Contradas has its own private museum where all the Palio banners won by that contrada throughout history are kept together with the historical documents of the Contrada and medieval costumes and flags. The museums are closed to the public and a guided tour can only be arranged privately. Price per person (min 2 people): £ 110 Price per person (min 4 people): £ 61 The prices include: A two hour private English speaking guided tour and the museum...

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Sunset tour at a Chianti castle and dinner

Sunset tour at a Chianti castle and dinner

Take a warm summer’s evening, add the beauty of an ancient place, and enjoy the pleasure of discovering the authentic tastes of this region. We can offer you a guided tour of the castle, its gardens and the Ricasoli Collection. Bathing in the golden sunset light, you will fully enjoy the magic of this magnificent place. The tour concludes with an aperitif followed by dinner at the castle’s restaurant, Osteria del Castello. Here you will taste delicious Tuscan dishes perfectly paired with Barone Ricasoli wines. Price per person: £70. The price includes: Guided tour of the castle...

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Wine Tasting – Gran Cru: wine lovers amidst the Chianti hills

Wine Tasting – Gran Cru: wine lovers amidst the Chianti hills

An exclusive and in-depth tour to discover the oldest winery in Italy. You will meet your guide at the wine shop and start the tour of the estate in a private car. The tour begins at the ancient Brolio Castle which bears witness to the long and fascinating history of the Ricasoli family. The Ricasoli barons have made influential contributions to both the political history of Italy and to the development of the legendary  wine of the area – Chianti Classico. You will then visit the famous Cru vineyards, which have the most important vines in the estate. You will learn about the rich...

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Hot Air Balloon over Siena

Hot Air Balloon over Siena

Appreciate the beauty of Tuscany from the air! A hot air balloon flight over Siena and the Tuscan hills will give you the chance to see views impossible to see any other way, and an experience difficult to forget. Duration: approximately 3 hours door-to-door Price per person ( min 4 people ) £ 293 Price  includes: Transfer from your accommodation and back,  welcome drinks, flight and snacks.      

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Vintage Car Tour

Vintage Car Tour

What better way to see the Chianti area than from the road in a luxurious, antique automobile? For this day you will travel around the Chianti area doing activities such as cheese tasting and sightseeing while driving to each destination with the breath-taking scenery all around you. The vehicles are restored vintage cars from the 70s and 80s, making this an unique tour in every respect. You can drive yourself or be driven by a driver (ideal if you also want to go wine-tasting!) Prices on...

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