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Cooking Class

We will prepare tuscan appetizers, using ingredients that are typical of our cuisine, crostini, authentic bruschetta, yes the one with black cabbage, two or three main courses, consisting of home-made pasta such as tagliatelle, lasagne, gnocchi or ravioli, You can opt for the famous Chianti bread soups like ribollita or pappa al pomodoro. For the second courses there are many mouth-watering options which we will plan together with typical side dishes, such as tuscan beans, eggplant, cabbage and more. Last but not least our special Italian desserts. My tiramisu ,frangipane and biscotti di prato, are dreamy!
All this is served with our selected Montalcino or Chianti wines coming from the cellars of Classico or Brunello hidden farms that you can visit after the meal if you want.

€ 120.00 per person (minimum 2 people).

Hot Air Balloons

The best way to enjoy a unique experience over the wonderful italian landscape of Tuscany, Florence, Siena, San Gimignano and Chianti. Departure from Aerostatic port of Tavarnelle Val di Pesa (FI) if they choose a tour of Chianti.



Thanks to the strategic position of our launch site, you will be able to admire old Tuscan castles and renaissance villas, enjoy aerial views of the old towns of Poggibonsi, Senese San Gimignano, Col Val D’Elsa and be amazed by the typical Chianti hills, vineyards and woods .


€ 200.00 per person. The rate includes: insurance for the passenger, toast and flight certificate.

Bicycle Tours

Tuscany is a region devoted to cycling. In particular, the Chianti, hilly area with a small mountain range that separates Florence and Siena, lends itself to be traveled by bicycle through routes of varying difficulty. The routes can be practiced with racing bikes, hybrid bikes and mountain bikes, although the topography of the area lends itself to be traveled by mountain bike or good trekking bikes.


THalf day tour (2/3 hours) with departure from Villa fillinelle per 2 people and rental of 2 bikes € 240.00 per couple
Full day tour (5/6 hours) with departure from Villa fillinelle per 2 people and rental of 2 bikes € 280.00 per couple
The rates not includes: extra charge for tasting on the way, entrance to museum, light lunch, drink and food.
An extra of € 40.00 for every extra people for a maximum of 6 people.


Horse Riding

Explore the Tuscan countryside in a most delightful way… on horseback! This horse riding small group adventure requires absolutely no prior experience and will give you the opportunity to enjoy the most authentic sights, sounds and smells of the Chianti region away from the busy city!

€ 40,00 per hour.

A fabulous location for Summer and Winter Weddings & Events

Whether you are organizing your wedding in winter or summer, our Villa fits your needs.

To make the most beautiful day unforgettable nothing can be left to chance and the Villa Fillinelle in the countryside is the location for weddings that can make your dreams come true. Everything is taken care of in detail to make your wedding unique, unforgettable, from floral arrangements to mise en place, from menu choice to wedding cake, to
entertainment …
The location is perfect to celebrate weddings or receptions in every season, Villa Fillinelle can become the place for your dreams. We are in Tuscany, in the Chianti area.

Future spouses and their guests will enjoy a fresh and pleasant wedding location immersed in nature and surrounded by greenery.

Property type: Villa                                                              Photographic Services Space: Yes
Parking: Yes                                                                           Possibility of catering outside: Yes
Location: Countryside                                                         Civil Rite on the Site: Yes
Cocktail Area: Yes                                                                Religious Rite near the Villa: Yes
Children’s play area: Yes                                                    Total capacity: 30-35 people
Disabled access: No                                                             Outdoors: Yes
Kitchen facilities: Fully equipped                                      Catering Convention: Exclusive property

Villa Fillinelle is a refined haven of rest inside a green park with decorative, aromatic and fruit plants. Here the feeling of verticality created by the long path leading to the villa’s entrance is mitigated by the simple natural elements of the English-style garden, which provides a colourful frame to the big blue swimming-pool.

The house is a magic place in the country in Chianti area, in the middle between Florence and Siena.
Facilities at Villa Fillinelle includes a common lounge with a fireplace and seating, as well as a garden and a different terrace. Surrounded by nature, the property is a good location for a special event like wedding, birthday or anniversary…

Villa Fillinelle is the perfect solution for your outdoor wedding, because you are sorrounded by
hills, vineyards, olive groves and you are delighted by a relaxing atmosphere.

Ideal place for a symbolic ceremony and for your reception in the shade of ancient trees in the garden, or if you
would a catholic ceremony there are different churchs in the area.

Get married in Villa Fillinelle can be the perfect place for your wedding in Italy, because it evokes magic, atmosphere and tranquility.

We can organize for you some different proposal or idea that you would accomplish during the
most beautiful day of your life: rental car or balloon ride, hairdryer and make up artist, aperitif or vaudeville show, or firework… Further we can creating menus, ordering flowers, securing
musicians, hiring professional photographers as well as any other services you may require.

VILLA FILLINELLE – Strada Fillinellle 5A, Tavarnelle Val di Pesa – Firenze – Phone: +39 3356146728

Truffle Hunting

A unique experience for everybody, for wine and food lovers and for nature life lovers, to approach and live the marvellous and secret world of the several varieties of the Tuscan truffles during every season. Truffle walk of 90 minutes in the local forest, a full licensed truffle hunter, who will share with you his knowledge and experience in a funny but informative program on the world of the Tuscan truffles. Program conversation content of 1 hour and a lunch in the restaurant with a 4 courses menu with drink included.

€ 130.00 per person.

Wine Cellar Tours

The Chianti region is open all year and each season will offer you unforgetable memories as you tour historic wine cellars, acres upon acres of vineyards and end your personalized explanation and tour with a wine taste testing.

€ 15.00 per person. Visit and tasting of wine in a small local farm (Azienda Agricola Poggio al Bosco) in the area that produces organic wine and oil. Visit of 90 minutes.
€ 25.00 per person visit and tasting of wine in a Castle (antina Castello di Fonterutoli). Visit of 75 minutes.

Flower Design Courses

During the course, some pieces are planned, including a floral arrangement, a bouquet of flowers and a realization to be coordinated and combined. Starting from the choice of the raw material … the flowers …. and their use and their destination will be made available to the customer a good selection of seasonal flowers with different colors and a choice of materials and containers of excellent quality and variety.

The course provides an initial part of the theory of flower selection and their individual way of working and preserving them and then moving on to the finalization.
Customers will be provided with all the tools necessary for their machining and will be gifted with a small individual set of gloves, aprons, scissors and knife. All the work done will be the property of the participating customer.

€ 400.00 per couple. The course lasts 5 hours.

Art Course

One-day Art classes are meant for those who have little time to spend in Florence and in Tuscany, but they like to experience an intensive day of Art in our studio or among the monuments and buildings of Florence or even in any another area of Tuscany, such as the charming Chianti hills, the medieval Siena and San Gimignano, or the beutiful Lucca.

€ 350,00 per person. The rate includes: 3 hours of courses in the garden of Villa Fillinelle with a local artist. They will perform a watercolor that each participant can take to with them. Everything you need is provided by the artist.