Prepare for a fully immersive, unique experience in the heart of majestic Tuscany, La Maremma, as you complete a breathtaking horse riding tour
- Say hello to your new home in Vetulonia.
- Visit one of the most renowned Italian Winery
- Learn how to ride a horse with an exclusive lesson in a Tuscan farm
- Explore the countryside and the beaches of Maremma riding an horse
- Get tan with an amazing day at the beach
Day 1: The great wine of Maremma
Vetulonia ---> Cantina Antinori ----> Castiglione Della Pescaia
After picking you up from the Santa Maria Novella Station in Florence, we will take you to your accommodation in Vetulonia, where you will be staying for the next two nights.
During this tour, we will visit one of Italy’s most famous wineries, Cantina Antinori. There, you will have an opportunity to explore the cellar, experience the working farm, and enjoy a sumptuous lunch of fresh local organic food and great wine.
After lunch, we will progress to another winery just 25km from Castiglione Della Pescaia that is run by a local family. We will then return you to your hotel where you can get ready for a memorable evening at Castiglione Della Pescaia, a medieval castle that offers a range of notable restaurants, cafés, and bars.
Day 2 : Horse Riding experience in a real Tuscan farm
Horse riding lesson ---> Castiglione Della Pescaia by night
After a wonderful breakfast to prepare for a day of adventure, we will take you to a local farm where you will meet Luca, a seasoned rider who will teach you how to ride a horse. After the two-hour lesson, you will enjoy an authentic lunch at the farm as you dine with local people and enjoy local food. After lunch, you will finally get an opportunity to ride your horse through the stunning countryside setting of Maremma or, if we’re really lucky, we will have an opportunity to enjoy a sunset ride along the beautiful beach. After the tour, you can decide to relax in your accommodation or hang out where all the nightlife is at the in Castiglione Della Pescaia.
Day 3: A day at the beach
Castiglione's beach ----> Firenze
After enjoying a full continental breakfast in the morning, you will have an opportunity to spend the day in peaceful relaxation on the beach in the heart of the Tuscan Maremma, 20 km from Castiglione Della Castiglione della Pescaia, an area of outstanding natural beauty where the beaches have been awarded the Blue Flag from LegaAmbiente. We will then finish the day like a true Italian at 5:00 pm with a fresh aperitivo and tapas before sadly bidding farewell to Castiglione to return to Florence in the late afternoon.
In the heart of the Tuscan Maremma, situated in a picturesque Etruscan hillside town; this beautiful cottage-farmhouse run by a friendly and welcoming local family, is the most authentic and unique location for your holiday in Maremma. This farmhouse is located on a 8 ha olive and oak grove with endless views over the gentle hills and vegetation of the "Macchia Mediterranea" all the way to the the Tyrrhenian Sea in the distance. A wonderful place to relax and connect with nature. Featuring a swimming pool, fully equipped apartments and balconies with breathtaking views to the valley and sea. That is all you need for a remarkable experience on tour in Maremma.
Massa Marittima, Pitigliano, San Gimignano
The Tyrrhenian Sea shore with Castiglione della Pescaia and Monte Argentario
Abbeys like San Galgano and many of the small Etruscan hill towns off the beaten tourist track ...
PRICES, DEPOSITS, AND PAYMENTS:Price for this tour is AUD 1587,50 (taxes included) Once we have checked the regular documentation included your travel insurance, 15% deposit of the overall tour cost, is required. No booking will be reserved until the prescribed deposit is received. Balance of the payment will be due within 15 days of booking confirmation. Deposits and balance of payments are accepted by bank transfer or credit card via Paypal. A payment of a deposit indicates an acceptance of all the conditions.
ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE TIMES:All tours are scheduled (Monday to Wednesday)-(Wednesday to Friday)-(Friday to Sunday). Nonetheless, we are quite flexible to arrange in different date, depending of the availability. Pick up at Santa Maria Novella station in Florence at 8:00 a.m at the beginning of the platform 16. Also, we will provide you all the information and contact number of the driver and Manager on your confirmation booking.
TOUR GROUPS:Our tour groups have been designed for a group of no more than 8 people per tour to ensure that client needs and enjoyment is always our top priority with a minimum of 2 people. Tours and tariffs are subject to change.
INCLUDED IN TOUR COST:
- Hotel in Maremma accommodation.
- All continental breakfast, 2 lunches in a farm 1 dinner in a restaurant/wine bar with a set menu composed with 3 courses with water and wine included.
- Transfer from the station to the accommodation and back.
- Daily transfer with a luxury minivan from the accommodation to the different locations of the tour and back
- Bi-Lingual Hosts for the duration of your tour
- three days tours to itinerary locations
- Wine tasting at selected vineyards/ establishments
- Horse ride tour
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED IN TOUR COSTAll items not detailed in inclusions Personal spending All transfers other than to the local train station
- Airport taxes
- Travel insurance.
- Entry fees to museums/galleries and other places wherever entry fees apply
- All lunches and meals not specifically listed above.
- All personal expenditure.
- Refer to specific tour.