Gastronomic tour in Tuscany with wellness programme
A private gastronomic tour of Tuscany with a relaxing spa program and a visit to the thermal waters. This unique tour has been designed for true amateurs of good food and fresh products. Our team leader, a native of these places, will gladly share his gastronomic experience with you and show you the best places for dinner. You could taste delicious Tuscan bread, bruschettas made from tomatoes and aromatic extra virgin olive oil, antipasti made from the freshest Tuscan meat, taste local salami, cheese, fettuccine with goose ragout, pappardelle with boar, ravioli with ricotta and spinach and more!
The spa program and thermal waters will help you to relax and escape from everyday routine. The thermal waters of Sorano - a calm place, away from the tourist hustle and bustle. You can walk through the forest surrounding the baths and admire the flowering vineyards. Baths of Saturnia - famous for their unique waters rich in minerals. They are located near the city of Grosseto and are considered the best thermal center in the world, attracting tourists who come for the purpose of recovery. Saturnia, from a plateau in the Albenya Valley, rises above the magical landscape of the Grossette hinterland among tuff boulders and green plains. To reach these beautiful places, you have to drive along the characteristic Tuscan village roads, which offer unforgettable views. Here you will find many pools and a Finnish sauna.
Our workshops on making pasta and ravioli will not leave you indifferent. You will learn how to cook truly Italian dishes and enjoy the company of the our frendly chief.
We will move by car and will have some walks. Two museum visits are planned. Be ready for lots of stairs, as the towns are situated on the heels! Healthy trip amateurs will appreciate tidy streets with fantastic valley views Fresh forest air will make you feel relaxed and recharged. Thermals with particular water full of natural elements will help you to fight the stress already after the first visit. This trip is perfect for those, who prefer visiting new places in a comfortable atmosphere.
A Day-by-Day description
Transfer from Rome. Accommodation in a cottage which makes part of a medieval castle.
Transfer to the supermarket.
Rest. Free time.
Dinner at the local agritourism: antipasto misto composed of tuscan prosciuto, cheese, salame, dry tomatoes, fresh olives, or by your choice - we will advice you the best option, pappardelle al cinghiale, ravioli with duck or rabbit ragu.
Walking around. Local museum visiting. Free time.
Relax time at Sorano Thermals. SPA programme for two. Lunch at the thermals.
Dinner at a typical restaurant in Sorano. You will enjoy best Tuscan dishes in a cosy atmosphere. All the restaurants have a terrasse.
Back to the castle.
Walking around. Visit to the Orsini Museum. Visiting of Hebraic ghetto.Free time.
Lunch at La Rocca restaurant (fresh seafood, local prosciuto, salame, ricotta and of course ravioli and pasta with tartufo if the season).
Workshop in the preparation of traditional Tuscan dishes (spaghetti pichi and tortellini di Sorano). Wine, cheese, salame and prosciuto degustation. Dinner.
Back to the castle. Free time.
Visiting Ghost Town in the morning.
Relax Day with lunch in Saturnia Thermals.
Back to the castle. Free time.
Dinner at a typical agritourism restaurant and degustation of regional wine.
Breakfast. Transfer to Rome.
NB: 1) By the request it is possible to organize a horse ride trip
2) The price indicated is for 2 persons and does't include flight and personal spendings