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  • Festa fine agosto

    The end of August festival. In the sports fields below the village there are food stands for dinner and some music. Friday and Saturday evenings there is only food while on Sunday there are other events. Check the notice boards in Pianella for the exact dates at the end of August.

  • Festa dell'Olio

    Held in November, this new olive oil festival provides the opportunity to taste and buy the local new olio. It is possible to have dinner also but this must be booked in advance. Check the notice boards for the exact dates as it varies according to the olive harvest, and a contact number to book meals.

  • Hamlets to visit around Pianella​


    Pievesciata and it's art​
    Pievasciata is a small village in the heart of the Chianti. It has become a contemporary art hamlet thanks to a project due to a collaboration
    between the cultural association ""Friends of the Park"", the municipality of Castelnuovo Berardenga, the province of Siena and the region of Tuscany. In the area around the village there have been installed several art works.

    Chianti Sculpture park​
    This sculpture park is the only example of site-specific contemporary art in the province of Siena. There is a lovely walk through the park with various installations to admire. To enhance your visit and experience of the park download their App, ChiantiPark.
    Address: S.P. 9, Loc. La Fornace 48/49
    53019 Pievasciata - Castelnuovo Beradenga (SI)
    Web: http://www.chiantisculpturepark.it

  • La Fornace Art Gallery

    The galley is composed of a private collection of contemporary Asian and European art, many of which are unique pieces. There is also a collection of over 200 sculptures from artists of Asia, Africa, South America and Europe.
    Address: La Fornace
    53019 Pievasciata - Castelnuovo Berardenga (SI)
    Tel: +39 0577357151
    Web: http://www.solartgallery.it/

Experience an official tuscany tour with

Traditional Cooking Class with Elisa

Savor authentic Italian cuisine with Elisa by joining a cooking class to learn the art of crafting a perfect Italian pasta. This is a making and dining experience that would be ideal for people who are fond of taking a traditional taste of Italian culture.

Elisa is a part of a big family with a few restaurants in Italy and they are famous for choosing organic high-quality food in their cooking. Elisa is extremely welcoming to open her house to people that share the common interest in learning how to cook pasta, and also to make pasta from scratch (Yup, hand-made pasta!). The highlight of the dinner needless to say would be to enjoy the fruits of the labor in a romantic atmosphere in Elisa's living room.

from 155 US Dollar

Shared Departure Transfer: Florence Hotels to Florence Airport

Ensure a hassle-free way to finish your Florence vacation by booking this shared departure transfer from your city hotel to Florence Airport. Simply book a time that suits your schedule, and meet your professional and reliable driver at your hotel. Then, relax in the comfort of an air-conditioned shuttle vehicle as you’re driven directly to Florence Airport; it’s that easy!

from 9,75 US Dollar

Small-Group San Gimignano and Volterra Day Trip from Siena

Embrace the medieval charms of Tuscany's towns on a full-day trip to San Gimignano and Volterra from Siena. With an attentive local guide, walk round the Fortress of Monteriggioni, explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed town of San Gimignano, and visit an alabaster workshop in Volterra. Enjoy a delicious lunch on a small Tuscan farm and spend time at your leisure exploring these rustic hill towns that are steeped in rich Italian history.

Numbers are limited to eight people on this small-group tour, ensuring you'll receive personalized attention from your guide.

from 170,6 US Dollar

Florence Electric Bike Tour with Farm and Wine Bar Visit

Explore Florence and the Tuscan hill town of Fiesole with little effort and lots of fun on this 4-hour electric bike tour, led by a local host. Safe to ride, the bikes have an electric motor that start as soon as you pedal, meaning you’ll see the sights without getting out of breath! After admiring Fiesole’s views, pedal back to Florence, stopping for a wine and food-tasting session on the way. Then, look out for highlights like the Ponte Vecchio, Florence Duomo and more!

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