The best thing to do here is ... nothing ! But as we know that everybody has his own way to relax, here you find a small list of activities that you can do in the surrounding, if exploring lovely hamlets and beautiful countryside is not enough.
We will be delighted to help you in planning your activities if you don't like to do it by yourself using the links below.
Visits to wineries
There are several important wine producers here around, first of all “Castello di Volpaia” that you can also reach down a country path from La Locanda.
Most of the cellars visits must be booked in advance so please contact us for support.
Italy is the temple of fashion. Take advantage of your trip in Chianti to give yourself a little shopping in Tuscany's outlets.Outlet Montevarchi - Prada
Or entrusted to an expert Personal Shopper, which takes you to make purchases in stores in Florence.Personal Shopper
Tuscany is one of the areas with the highest concentration of works recognized by UNESCO World Heritage Site. If you're planning a trip to Tuscany, do not miss the wonders of open-air museums and gardens of Chianti:Castello di Ama
Chianti Sculpture Park
Castello di Brolio
Tenuta Barone Ricasoli
Learn all the secrets of Tuscan dishes, attending a course at a local school:Toscana mia
Volpaia Cooking Classes
Walking or riding
There are many trails that start at La Locanda, hiking through forests, olive groves and vineyards. We have for you a little book with all tracks well described, it will be an excellent guide.
If you prefer we can book a horseback ride with qualified guides between the castles of Chianti.
Hot air ballooning
Do you want to experience something really exciting? Locanda recommends a trip in a balloon, to admire the charm of Chianti from above.Balloon reservation
If you like outdoor sports fun with the Golf at the golf Ugolino, a 45-minute drive from La Locanda.Golf course Ugolino
Enjoy nature and the landscapes of the Chianti with a bike ride. We can rent it for you.Tuscany Wine and Bike
For a special treat we recommend a private transport service and limousine rental.Limousine hire