You’ll be residing in an enchanting, elegantly furnished, and historical country estate dating back during Roman settlement, around 600 A.D. Today, the charming estate is nestled between the stunning hills of Crete Senesi and Val’Orcia and in our opinion offers the best sunsets and most magnificent views.

Our good friend and host Alessandro, and his team efficiently operate this lovely Tuscan estate hideaway overlooking a Unesco Heritage site. You’ll be treated and pampered like Italian family in this one-of-a-kind home away from home. This historical estate was formerly a Benedictine monastery and currently produces its own wine, organic olive oil, honey, balsamic vinegar, fruits, herbs, vegetables, cheese and charcuterie.

Here’s What A Typical Day Looks Like

You’ll wake up fully rested in the heart of the Tuscan countryside and greeted by warm Italian-hospitality. You’ll start the day with a full organic breakfast spread – including eggs made-to-order, fresh fruit, charcuterie, bread/pastries, yogurt, espressos, cappuccinos, fresh juices made especially for you, in-house. Every day you’ll be immersed in spectacular scenery, taste sustainable and organic local food and wine, while taking part in fun and interactive cooking classes and activities with friendly and knowledgeable Tuscans. You’ll make friends with the locals in no time!

You’ll discover and explore charming medieval villages, markets, hidden gems, towns and experience local authentic Tuscan culture. You’ll leave emerged with new recipes, culinary skills, friendships, and delicious memories you’ll cherish forever…because you'll have truly lived like a Tuscan for a sublime culinary week in the heart of Tuscany.