Guest Houses in Florence Center
Activities and Excursions
Course for making Pizza, Ice-cream and Chocolate cake including Dinner
This fun and unmissable course will teach you to make real neapolitan Pizza with dough risen in the traditional way, the famous Italian hand made ice-cream using only natural ingredients and a delicious Cake using the best hand made Tuscan chocolate. At the end of the lesson you will have dinner and eat the dishes you prepared, accompanied by a good Tuscan wine, in a relaxed convivial atmosphere.
Excursion to Siena and San Gimignano: day trip
A beautiful excursion through the Chianti countryside and lovely hills, with a continuously changing scenario of vineyards and olive groves. In Siena you will be guided round the historical centre: you will walk through the narrow medieval streets and have the possiblity of admiring the beautiful buildings. The guided tour ends in Piazza del Campo. You will then have some free time for lunch (which is not included). After this, departure for San Giminiano, famous for its numerous towers, frescoes and other artistic treasures; here you will have free time to discover its splendour.
Afternoon excursion to the Chianti countryside
An excursion in one of the most fascinating areas of Tuscany, world known for its wine and unique countryside, with alternating woods and olive cultivations, where exceptionally beautiful Romanesque parishes, old farmhouses, villas and castles can be spotted. You will visit an important historical medieval village and one of the most famous Castles and homesteads, where you will be able to taste their special wines.
One day tour around Florence, its greatest Museums and surrounding hills.
In the company of an experienced local Guide for one day, you will get to know the town through the eyes of someone who lives in it. The history, art and culture of Florence explained in a fascinating way through the unforgettable view from Piazzale Michelangelo and the hill of Fiesole and by visitng the historical centre and famous Accademia and Uffizi Galleries.
The Palio di Siena
The Palio di Siena doesn't need to be introduced. The parade and race between the districts in Piazza del Campo are a marvellous show. The town's atmosphere during the days of the Palio is unique: dinners and festivities in the streets, the horses' blessing in the churches, the music and costumes will be an unforgettable experience. Upon request, we can provide tickets for the Palio and for the dinners in the districts.
For Golf lovers
The Golf-course at Ugolino is one of the most beautiful ones in Italy. It is no more than 35 minutes from Antiche Dimore Fiorentine. Special tariffs for our Guests.