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Treasures of Monte Pisano

€330 per person
Three days to reveal the most precious treasures of Monte Pisano. A journey to discover the thermal baths of the Grand Dukes, the old eighteenth-century villas and a unique collection of stage costumes. Experience the spiritual life of the monks of the Carthusian Monastery and taste the local gastronomic products.
  • Meeting point
    To de agreed
  • Meeting time
    To be defined upon reservation
  • Duration
    3 days / 2 nights
  • Info
    The kit given to the guests at the entrance of the spa includes: bathrobe, towel, slippers and cap.
  • Included
    Treasures of Monte Pisano
    Breakfast
    Personal Guide
  • Not Included
    5 Star Accommodation
    Entry Fees
    Departure Taxes

SCHEDULE

Day 1 
In the afternoon arrival in the chosen accommodation and check-in. Starting from 5.00 p.m.: show  cooking conducted directly by the chef Luca in the kitchen of Locanda Sant'Agata. Luca, passionate connoisseur of local products, reinterprets the typical dishes of the culinary tradition of Pisa and reveals "the secrets of the chef" in the food preparation that will be served for dinner. Overnight stay at your accommodation.
Day 2 
Breakfast at your accommodation. From 10.00 to 12.00 a.m. Chiara, tourist guide, will accompany us in the old village of Calci with its Romanesque church and then we will plunge into the peace of Valgraziosa where we will find the magic architecture of the Certosa. A real dive in the fascinating life of the Carthusian monastery. Lunch with local products and tasting of extra virgin olive oil of the Monte Pisano in a farm house included a visit to the old family oil mill. Afternoon dedicated to the wellbeing at the historical Bagni of Pisa, in the splendid setting of the 18th cent. villa in San Giuliano Terme. A regenerating pathway in the thermal indoor and outdoor pools, surrounded by greenery and located in the center of the small town at the foot of the mountain. Dinner not included: you are free to choose among several restaurants of the area. Overnight stay at your accommodation.
Day 3
Breakfast at your accommodation. In the morning Chiara will take us to the Fondazione Cerratelli at Villa Roncioni, which hosts a historic and prestigious collection of stage and film costumes, an excellent example of Made in Italy in this field.  We will also have the chance to 'get in the shoes of the character', hoosing our favorite costume to wear. Lunch on your own: you are free to choose among several possibilities in the area. Afternoon dedicated to the discovery of a tree that embodies one of the souls of Tuscany, the olive tree: from the olives to the oil and the cosmetics rich in valuable antioxidant molecules. In their shop of organic products "Mi Garba Bio" Alessio and Serena will talk about cosmetics and offer tastings of delicious local organic food. A good opportunity to choose gifts to bring back home.

CONDITIONS

3 days / 2 nights offer, valid all year round, after checking service availability.
Minimum number of participants for the trip 6 persons, maximum 8.
Rates
In 3 star hotel or historic villa: rate per person in double bedroom starting from € 330,00
The rate includes:  2 nights in a double room, B&B, 1 dinner at restaurant and show cooking – drinks included, 1 lunch / tasting extra virgin olive oil and products of local farm - drinks included, 1 entrance to Bagni di Pisa, 1 entrance to Carthusian Monastery with guided tour, 1 entrance to the Fondazione Cerratelli with guided tour, 1 introduction/presentation to cosmetics in the shop “Mi garba Bio”.
The rate does not include: transfers, unscheduled food expenses,  drinks where not specified, tourist tax, extras, tips and everything not mentioned in “the price includes”.