Tuscany Yoga & Culture

Italy

Code: YTKYA

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Activity types:

  • Culture
  • History
From £1,699.00 - 7 nights

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Holiday overview

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Enjoy yoga in the tranquil landscape and discover the many cultural highlights of the Chianti region of Tuscany. Use your time on holiday to stretch, balance and concentrate in various poses with the aim of strengthening the weak areas and loosening the tight and tense areas in our body. Breathing techniques enhance energy levels and can benefit our emotional state, while meditation and relaxation techniques calm and replenish us.

Holiday Highlights

  • Stay at Villa Certosi di Pontigano, a unique place in the heart of Chianti.
  • Take part in daily Yoga sessions in tranquil surroundings
  • Enjoy a cooking class with the local chef and three wine tasting sessions.
  • Explore Siena with its enormous medieval Piazza Del Campo.

Price Includes

  • Half-Board en-suite accommodation.
  • The services of an experienced English-speaking local Tour Manager and local Yoga Teacher.
  • All essential transport and entrance fees. 1
  • cooking class, 1 lunch and 3 wine tastings.
  • ‘With flight’ holidays include return flights from the UK and hotel transfers.

Accommodation

Your room

The hotel offers 13 bedrooms.

All rooms are equipped with:

  • Free WiFi
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shower
  • Free Toiletries

Facilities

The Hotel has a:

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee Shop/Café
  • Snack Bar/Deli
  • Barbecue Grills
  • Billiards/Pool Table
  • Rooftop Terrace
  • Garden

Dining

A complimentary local cuisine breakfast is served each morning between 7:00 AM and 10:30 AM.

Ristorante Certosa – Overlooking the garden, this theme restaurant specialises in Italian cuisine and serves lunch, dinner and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Your Evening

Enjoy a glass of wine or local beer before a leisurely meal, either independently or with your fellow guests.

Your leader will also be checking out for any local events.

Itinerary

Arrival Day Pisa

Private coach transfer from Pisa Airport to your hotel (Dinner included) 

Cookery lesson and Volpaia

Morning yoga session. Join the hotel Chef for a cookery lesson and prepare a Tuscan dish. In the afternoon visit the impressive medieval village of Volpaia, where time seems to stand still, the fort was built in the 11th century and its rustic residential houses are treasured like ancient Jewels. Evening yoga session and dinner. (lunch included)

Florence

Morning yoga session. Today we’ll explore Florence who’s Cathederal dominates the skyline and together with the Bell Tower and the Baptistry forms one of the most magnificent masterpieces in the world. With our Local guide we’ll discover the major sites before we sample a typical Tuscan sweet wine, Vin Santo in a local bar. Evening yoga session and dinner

Montefioralle

Morning yoga session. We’ll travel by coach through wonderful hills covered with vineyards to the medieval village of Borgo Monterfioralle, the first Etruscan settlement in the Chianti area and fortified castle. We’ll also enjoy a glass of Chanti and a small snack in a typical winery. Evening yoga session and dinner (dinner included)

San Gimignano

Morning yoga session. Our destination today San Gimignano encircled by 13tgh century walls whose skyline of Medieval Towers can be seen from far away. We’ll take a break to taste some local wine, Vernaccia wine and Tuscan specialities. Evening yoga session and dinner.

Sienna

Morning yoga session. Our local guide will take you on a tour of Siennas historical centre. The highlight is Piazza del Campo, the seashell shaped square on which the famous horse-race, the Palio, takes place each year. The afternoon is free for you to relax at the hotel and the beautiful surroundings. Evening yoga session and dinner.

The Abbey of Sant’ Antimo and Montalcino

Morning yoga session. Morning Yoga. Abbey of Sat’Antimo, one of the worlds most beautiful Romanesque churches in Tuscany set in a lovely hilly landscape surrounded y cypresses and olive trees is our  first destination. We then take a scenic drive through the D’Orca Valley to Mount Amiata and onto Montalcino where we’ll taste one of the most appreciated wines in the world, the Brunello. Evening Yoga session and dinner

Departure Day

Transfer to Pisa airport.

What to Bring

  • Yoga mat (non-slip) and a small towel

  • Loose-fitting clothes to facilitate easy movement

  • Suitable, comfortable footwear for rough, wet or uneven terrain

Dates & Prices

Date Description Nights Brochure price Buy today for Book
18 Apr 2020 YTKYA - Tuscany Yoga & Culture - Without Flights 7 £1,949.00 £1,849.00 Save £100 per person Book Now
18 Apr 2020 YTKYA - Tuscany Yoga & Culture
(Travel included - Departs from: Manchester International)

Flight - Outbound

Jet 2

  • Depart: 18 Apr 2020, 8:25 a.m.
  • Arrive: 18 Apr 2020, 11:35 a.m.
  • Depart from: Manchester International
  • Arrive at: Pisa Mil.&civ. (San Giusto)

Flight - Return

Jet 2

  • Depart: 25 Apr 2020, 1:15 p.m.
  • Arrive: 25 Apr 2020, 2:50 p.m.
  • Depart from: Pisa Mil.&civ. (San Giusto)
  • Arrive at: Manchester International
7 £1,859.00 £1,759.00 Save £100 per person Book Now
18 Apr 2020 YTKYA - Tuscany Yoga & Culture
(Travel included - Departs from: London Heathrow)

Flight - Outbound

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 18 Apr 2020, 7:15 a.m.
  • Arrive: 18 Apr 2020, 10:30 a.m.
  • Depart from: London Heathrow
  • Arrive at: Pisa Mil.&civ. (San Giusto)

Flight - Return

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 25 Apr 2020, 12:45 p.m.
  • Arrive: 25 Apr 2020, 2:10 p.m.
  • Depart from: Pisa Mil.&civ. (San Giusto)
  • Arrive at: London Heathrow
7 £1,799.00 £1,699.00 Save £100 per person Book Now
30 May 2020 YTKYA - Tuscany Yoga & Culture - Without Flights 7 £1,919.00 £1,919.00 Book Now
30 May 2020 YTKYA - Tuscany Yoga & Culture
(Travel included - Departs from: Manchester International)

Flight - Outbound

Jet 2

  • Depart: 30 May 2020, 8:05 a.m.
  • Arrive: 30 May 2020, 12:15 p.m.
  • Depart from: Manchester International
  • Arrive at: Pisa Mil.&civ. (San Giusto)

Flight - Return

Jet 2

  • Depart: 6 Jun 2020, 1:15 p.m.
  • Arrive: 6 Jun 2020, 2:50 p.m.
  • Depart from: Pisa Mil.&civ. (San Giusto)
  • Arrive at: Manchester International
7 £1,829.00 £1,829.00 Book Now
30 May 2020 YTKYA - Tuscany Yoga & Culture
(Travel included - Departs from: London Heathrow)

Flight - Outbound

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 30 May 2020, 8:20 a.m.
  • Arrive: 30 May 2020, 11:35 a.m.
  • Depart from: London Heathrow
  • Arrive at: Pisa Mil.&civ. (San Giusto)

Flight - Return

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 6 Jun 2020, 11:20 a.m.
  • Arrive: 6 Jun 2020, 12:30 p.m.
  • Depart from: Pisa Mil.&civ. (San Giusto)
  • Arrive at: London Heathrow
7 £1,769.00 £1,769.00 Book Now
12 Sep 2020 YTKYA - Tuscany Yoga & Culture - Without Flights 7 £1,919.00 £1,919.00 Book Now
12 Sep 2020 YTKYA - Tuscany Yoga & Culture
(Travel included - Departs from: Manchester International)

Flight - Outbound

Jet 2

  • Depart: 12 Sep 2020, 8:05 a.m.
  • Arrive: 12 Sep 2020, 12:15 p.m.
  • Depart from: Manchester International
  • Arrive at: Pisa Mil.&civ. (San Giusto)

Flight - Return

Jet 2

  • Depart: 19 Sep 2020, 1:15 p.m.
  • Arrive: 19 Sep 2020, 2:50 p.m.
  • Depart from: Pisa Mil.&civ. (San Giusto)
  • Arrive at: Manchester International
7 £1,829.00 £1,829.00 Book Now
12 Sep 2020 YTKYA - Tuscany Yoga & Culture
(Travel included - Departs from: London Heathrow)

Flight - Outbound

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 12 Sep 2020, 8:20 a.m.
  • Arrive: 12 Sep 2020, 11:35 a.m.
  • Depart from: London Heathrow
  • Arrive at: Pisa Mil.&civ. (San Giusto)

Flight - Return

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 19 Sep 2020, 11:20 a.m.
  • Arrive: 19 Sep 2020, 12:30 p.m.
  • Depart from: Pisa Mil.&civ. (San Giusto)
  • Arrive at: London Heathrow
7 £1,769.00 £1,769.00 Book Now

prices are per person

Information

  • Double room for sole occupancy: £18 per night
  • Non-member associate fee: £10 per person

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