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Cheese making in Cugusi

  • Cheese-making in Cugusi

    The area between Pienza and Montepulciano is famous for its pecorino cheese. This vast open terrain is perfect for grazing sheep – you’ll find some of the tastiest pecorino in the whole of Tuscany here. Find out how they make the cheese at the Cugusi Dairy. You can taste the different varieties and buy some to take back to the villa, while the children learn how sheep’s cheese is made and meet the animals.



    Web: www.caseificiocugusi.it

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Florence magnificent Accademia Gallery Tour

The gallery of academy was founded in 1784 by the Grand Duke of Tuscany Pietro Leopoldo di Lorena. His aim was to gather together all the painting and drawing school of Florence in one only big Academy that enshrines all the work of arts used by art students to practice and exercise.
Over the years the Academy filled with a huge amount of paintings and statues and it changed several times its collections until, in 1827, it experienced a huge breakthrough with the arrival of the real David made by Michelangelo. From that year, the Academy was rearranged with a different purpose: be introduced to the public as a Michelangelo museum.
As a matter of fact, our itinerary in the Gallery of Academy will allow you to admire the David, known to be a Renaissance masterpiece, but will also give you the chance to understand the special techniques and stories behind the creation of other Michelangelo’s statues, here kept.

from 74,72 US Dollar

The Master Weavers of Florence, Pisa & Chianti Wine Tour in Tuscany Landscape

The Master Weavers of Florence & Chianti Wine Tour in Tuscany Landscape

  • The Master Weavers of Florence since 1786 is one of the last remaining workshops for silk manufacturing in the world. Its hand-operated and semi-mechanical looms weave dreams, embellished by a wondrous warper designed by Leonardo Da Vinci. Welcome to the home of magnificence, where the work of man respects priceless tenets, giving elegance and sophistication to those passionate about beauty.
  • Local English speaking driver

Joinable Wine Tour in Chianti Wine Region with stop in Pisa

  • Visit a Boutique winery in Chianti Wine Region
  • Tasting the famous Chianti Wines
  • Delicious Tuscan prosciutto and pecorino cheese and much more explained
  • Farm-to-table Italian ingredients
  • Visit the underground wine cellars

from 298,89 US Dollar

CARRARA MARBLE: discover the history of the famous white gold (from Siena)

The Great Michelangelo Bonarroti has created marvelous statues making large use of the precious marble of Carrara and his statues seem to possess their own soul.

- Private Tour for small groups
- Departure from an agreed meeting point or from your hotel
- Driver and professional guide
- Visit of the Carrara marble caves with a SUV 4x4
- Lunch in a local restaurant with a tasting of the famous Lardo di Colonnata
- Return to an agreed meeting point or to your hotel
- About 5 hours tour
- Languages: Italian, English + German on request

from 491,92 US Dollar

SMALL GROUP GOURMET COOKING LESSON WITH LUNCH IN FLORENCE

In Tavola’s Goumet Cooking course is for those visiting Florence, and despite only having a few days to spend in the city, want to combine the art, flavors, and tastes of Italian cuisine that will become a part of their own culture.

Gourmet Cooking is completely practical and interactive, allowing you to create and enjoy dishes that you can bring into your daily life. When you’re back at home, you will be able to easily follow the steps and get excellent results, even without the careful guidance of a Chef, reliving the experience of Italian cooking.

Group size is between 2 to 8 participants.

from 160,65 US Dollar
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