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Welcome hamper

  • Welcome Hamper


    Arriving late to your villa in Tuscany?
    Or simply want to settle in and get your bearings before your first visit to the supermarket?
    On request we can provide a Welcome Hamper to be waiting in your villa or apartment for your arrival. Contents of the hampers do vary from property to property and are normally sourced local to the area. Whilst not intended to provide a full meal, the minimum provided in each case will be the following:

    1 loaf of bread
    6 bottles of water (not carbonated)
    1 lt of milk
    butter
    jam
    500gr packet of pasta
    400gr jar of pasta sauce (tomato and basil)
    1 packet of coffee
    4 rolls of toilet paper
    bin bags
    small washing up liquid
    washing up sponge

    You can order your Welcome Hamper by logging into your personal account and clicking on Show Booking Details. The cost of the Welcome Hamper is 25 Euros which also includes the shopping and delivery costs. This is paid in cash in Italy. Welcome Hampers must be ordered AT LEAST 48 hours before your arrival to allow time for the shopper to get what you need. If you have any special requests, would like to swap an item for anything else or would like to add more items to the Hamper, then either contact us direct or add that as a note in your comments/special requests section in your account.
    Please note, there may be some villas that do not offer this facility

Experience an official tuscany tour with

Special tour to discover the wonderful four gems of Tuscany & drink Chianti Wine

9:30 am Departure from Florence.

10:30 am Through the beautiful Tuscan countryside approaching San Gimignano. (the unique medieval city of watch towers). We recommend you to climb the Great Tower). Gelato World Champion tasting

12.00 am Visit Chianti Classico Wine Region and stop at boutique Chianti winery for typical lunch and wine tasting 

02.30 pm Trough the beautiful Chianti hills approaching Greve in Chianti (enjoy the famous market square and the butcher), Panzano in Chianti (enjoy the famous panoramic point on the Chianti Golden Valley) and Castellina in Chianti (walk on the medieval difensive way)

5:00 pm We go back to Florence 

from 138,46 US Dollar

Private Tour: Full Day Walking Tour of Florence Highlights with Duomo, Uffizi and Accademia

Full day tour in Florence with skip the lines entrance to Uffizi and Accademia. Admire the most important sites of Florence in one day.
The tour will give you an overview of the city center, starting from Piazza della Repubblica, admire the Cathedral, Brunelleschi's Dome, Giotto's bell tower, the Baptistery, Piazza della Signoria and cross the Ponte Vecchio to explore the Oltrarno area, and the Pitti Palace. Visit the Uffizi and its world famous collection of paintings by Botticelli, Leonardo, Michelangelo, Raphael, Caravaggio, and the Accademia museum, where you will admire the famous original David by Michelangelo.

Pre-booked tickets in order to skip the lines at the entrance of museums.

from 495 US Dollar

GRAPE STOMPING FROM CASTELLINA IN CHIANTI: traditions of the ancient Tuscan families

Stomp on grapes in a small winery in the beautiful Chianti hills. Experience the feeling of grapes under your feet and discover the secrets of winemaking during your 4-hour tour with English-speaking guide. Enjoy a homemade lunch with a wine-tasting session at a 200 year old villa. Visit its ancient wine cellar. (From late August to mid September, grape picking is also involved on request).

from 109,61 US Dollar

Italian Opera Concert in Santa Monaca Church

Embark on a wonderful evening of the most famous Italian opera arias. The program features arias from 'La Traviata,' 'La Bohème,' 'Tosca,' 'Madame Butterfly,' 'The Marriage of Figaro,' and 'The Barber of Seville,' all performed by professional singers. The evening is set in the heart of Florence in the beautiful 15h-century Church of St. Monaca.

from 28,85 US Dollar
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