Sightseeing is obviously one of the major activities that guests enjoy.  With the incredible towns of Florence, Siena and Pisa within striking distance, Podere San Filippo is perfectly situated for visiting some of Europe’s most fascinating and significant art and architecture.  

Excursions to many of the region’s most famous attractions, or private tours with bespoke itineraries, can be arranged during your stay. 

Simply ask our friendly staff and we will organise your requests.

For those who are interested in learning more about Tuscan cuisine and its history there is an opportunity to take cooking classes in some special Restaurant.  Using the fabulous local ingredients you will learn how to create a traditional Tuscan meal including succulent pasta or delicious seafood dishes which you can enjoy at the restaurant during the evening.

Guests can also enjoy a variety of rustic pursuits including truffle hunting, hiking on the estate, picnicking by the lake, horse riding and bike rental. For the ultimate view of this stunning location a hot air balloon flight can be arranged over the surrounding Tuscan countryside.

A full list of the local activities is available on request.