A TUSCAN EXPERIENCE: A 100% ITALIAN HOLIDAY
Experience, take part, be moved:
discover the activities offered by Casale Podernovo and its surroundings
A holiday in Tuscany is synonymous with an active experience, a voyage in the beauty of Italy featuring colours, fragrances, history, the sea, hills…but especially emotions!
At Casale Podernovo we take care of your leisure time: for this reason, besides offering you our splendid hillside apartments, we help you organise the experiences that you can enjoy at the Casale and its surroundings, discovering the traditions, history and culture of this magical area.
At Podernovo you will have the chance to visit the winery of the Podernovo Estate and taste excellent organic red wines, you can take part in cookery courses and become familiar with the secrets of the typical local cuisine, take long hikes or bicycle rides to explore the Estate’s vineyards and its surroundings, or get to know the places where we hunt for truffles.
Also, our Casale is an ideal starting point for a visit to Pisa and to the nearby historic, art-filled villages; to go on a Vespa tour through the gentle hills that overlook the Tuscan coast, or go on gastronomic tours and find out about typical local food products.
AN EXPERIENCE-BASED HOLIDAY THAT IS 100% ITALIAN
At Casale Podernovo, we want you to make the most of your holiday in Tuscany: for this reason, besides offering you our splendid hillside apartments, we organise unique experiences so that you can discover the traditions, flavours and culture of this magical area.
Visit and wine tasting at the Tenuta Podernovo winery
Here you can breathe the passion and tradition for wine of the Lunelli family,
able to combine the specific characteristics of the land,
traditional processing methods and technological innovation.
In the barrique cellar, the barrels and barriques are the cradle of extraordinary wines.
At the end of the visit, we will taste together the Tuscan wines produced at the
Tenuta Podernovo accompanied by some samples of cold meats, cheeses and olive oil,
typical Tuscan products.
Visit the most beautiful Italian cities of art: FLORENCE
About 1 hour’s drive from Casale Podernovo, you can visit Florence, one of the most amazing cities in Italy, rich in history and charm. The Tuscan capital treasures wonderful monuments and evocative museums that are not to be missed.
Vespa Tours in the Tuscan Hills
Riding the iconic Vespa, you can explore the most beautiful wine roads, passing through medieval villages and visiting the best farms where the most typical Tuscan products are made.
Live an immersive Tuscan experience!
Visit the most beautiful Italian cities of art: PISA
Only 40 minutes by car you have the possibility to visit Pisa, famous for its Tower, its monuments of extraordinary beauty and its breathtaking landscapes.
Typical Tuscan Cooking Class
For those who like to put their hands in the dough, there are fantastic Tuscan cooking classes as the typical Italian grandmother teaches An experience full of tips that you will never forget.
Visit the most beautiful Italian cities of art: SIENA
Just over an hour away from Casale Podernovo you can explore Siena, an ancient medieval city built on three hills and still surrounded by walls. Be amazed by Tuscany’s medieval beauty with its unique square and red bricks that colour the city.
Truffle hunting in Casale Podernovo
A local person, expert and passionate about ‘truffle hunting’, will introduce you to this ancient practice with his truffle dog.
The experience will then end with a local chef preparing a fresh truffle lunch!