How do you imagine your holiday?
Active .... Relaxing ...... Romantic .... Cultural ......Tasty.....Borgo di Cortefreda’s Staff is able to suggest the most characteristic Routes of our territory and book the Excursions or Sports Equipment you are interested in , in order to make unforgettable your stay in the Florentine Chianti .
Holidays with family
Visit to the ALPACA VILLAGE: The visit offers the opportunity to see these splendid animals up close, together with them you will find calves, geese, rabbits, sheep, hens and the laboratory where 100% alpaca products are created with natural tones. Visits can be organized in the period from April to September. In the farm you will find a large park to play football or to practice sports safely and without problems. It is possible to book a snack or a light lunch with a tasting menu, all served under a strawberry grape pergola, to enjoy simple and genuine products in tranquility and in peace with nature.
Visit and tasting at the organic farm “LA SPINOSA”: While the adults will be busy with the tasting, the children will go to the discovery of the two and four-legged friends who live on the farm. They will be able to get to know them closely, feed them … and if they are lucky they will be able to caress them! Possibility to book also enotrekking and tours.
Tour around Chianti Classico with children: Volpaia, Vertine and the Castles
mmerse yourself in the peaceful atmosphere and silence of the medieval villages of Chianti. Children can stroll peacefully in the alleys of these little jewels set in nature among woods and rows of vines. Ask at the Reception for more information.
Olive oil and wine tasting
Chianti is full of characteristic villages, each one with its architecture and landscapes that have remained uncontaminated over time, medieval buildings, churches, historical and artistic remains to be discovered. Living Chianti means immersing yourself in this charming and relaxing atmosphere, visiting many villages, relaxing in the countryside, dedicating yourself to the pleasures of the table and good wine.
There are many wineries around the hotel, such as the estate of Pasolini Dall’Onda, which can also be reached on foot with a pleasant walk, with vineyards that extend at the foot of Barberino for over twenty-five hectares, in the midst of hundreds of olive trees around, to which stand grandiose cypresses and magnificent oaks. From the property you can enjoy the beautiful Chianti landscape. It is possible to visit the historic cellars and the oil mill, as well as to taste their fine wines.
Is Sport your passion ?
Rent your Vespa for a fun ride in the hills aboard the most famous two wheels in Italy, the Vespa will be delivered directly to the hotel.
For horse lovers we can book horseback riding in the open countryside, among woods, sunflower and wheat fields with a view of San Gimignano, even for beginners.
For sports enthusiasts, Chianti offers many itineraries for walking or mountain biking with paths that wind through vineyards and olive groves.
A course from 2 to 40 people focused on the culture of simplicity of our cuisine. The Chef will guide you in the preparation of traditional recipes, including a glass of wine and tastings of local products.
We offer different menus, which you can choose according to your tastes and the seasonality of the products.
The course is carried out directly in our Hotel.
Emotions from the sky
For an unforgettable experience, book your balloon flight in Chianti, to admire the typical beauty of the Tuscan landscape from above with its hills, vineyards and woods. And on clear days you can see the sea reflecting the morning sun in the distance. Once the trip is over, breakfast in the Chianti countryside with typical Tuscan products.