Il Borro exclusive activities
Il Borro offers a series of unique experiences designed to give a taste of authentic Tuscany. From wine tours to cooking classes, from the artisans’ workshops to horseback riding, biking and a whole variety of excursions in and about the coutryside.View our activities brochure
Wine lovers cannot miss tasting the precious Il Borro labels, visiting the Wine & Art Gallery, touring the vineyards and exploring the historical cellar. These are customized tours which afford a unique wine and cultural experience in the very heart of this wine producing area.Discover our tours
Wine & Art Gallery
Il Borro today is a place where artists, artisans and visitors share the beauty, the style and the quality of Tuscan life. The history of wine and its significance throughout the centuries is the theme of the works of art of the private collection of Ferruccio Ferragamo’s engravings. Standing out are names such as Mantegna, Durer, Aldegrever, Parmigianino, Bloemart, Rembrandt, Callot, Tiepolo, Canaletto, Fattori, Whistler, Tissot as well as more contemporary artists such as Chagall, Picasso and Warhol. Visitng the Wine & Art Gallery” located above the cellars is like traveling into Il Borro’s history, meeting the protagonists and discovering the changeovers from the Medici to Hohenlohe, to Savoia and finally to Ferragamo.
Il Borro is one of the most exclusive locations for anyone who loves horseback riding. A staff of experts is available for individual lessons or rides around the estate to discover the beautiful surroundings. Lessons customized for each guest. Il Borro offers many original proposals for the lovers of this sport.
Sport & Relax
For sports-filled holidays spent in the open air, the Estate offers country trails for hikes or bike rides, tennis courts, a football pitch and a golf course. Lastly, for fitness enthusiasts come and try our new calisthenics facility.
Spa La Corte
La Corte Spa perfectly reflects the philosophy of well being at the Estate and creates a perfect link between the natural uncontaminated landscape and a relaxing atmosphere to bring harmony and equilibrium to body and mind. A true oasis of peace, a place keep in shape with fitness exercises or yoga and to enjoy precious moments for one’s health and beauty. The exclusive and intimate Suite Spa offers hydromassages and a relaxation area where one can regenerate with a mix of holistic products and personalized treatments.Spa Treatments
The Borro attracts lovers of Tuscan cuisine, best expressed at the Osteria del Borro and by our executive chef Andrea Campani. Cooking shows and courses exalt the culture of Tuscan cuisine by selecting the best seasonal ingredients for the area’s most sought-after recipes.
This class is an opportunity to learn the secrets behind the cocktail making, directly from our bartenders. You will prepare two cocktails starting from the mise en place, with a deep understanding of the ingredients, followed by a final decoration suited to the drink. After the lesson you will enjoy an aperitif with cocktails prepared during the master class accompanied by canapés.
Il Borro Artisans
The shops which animate the ancient medieval hamlet open their doors to guests who have the privilege of watching local artisans create their precious objects. Furthermore artisan workshops are organized for adults and children and allow for an active participation in creating small hand-made items and learning century-old crafts.
Il Borro offers lots of fun activities for our younger guests to enjoy either with their parents or under the watchful eye of a professional nursemaid
Experience the traditional techniques of truffle hunting, the search for a precious and noble fruit from our generous soil. Guided tours in Valdarno, Casentino, Cortona, Montepulciano and Tuoro, with tasting and lunch.
Tuscan cities tour
Guided tours designed to let you discover Tuscany’s main cities: Florence, San Gimignano, Volterra, Siena and the whole Chianti area.
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