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Discover Tuscany

Classic Tour
Culture & Nature
Charme of Geology
The Gardens of Tuscany
Traces of Etruria

Nature walks
Trekking & Culture
Cooking & Trekking
Italian Language & Trekking
Art and handicraft
Alabaster Sculpting Course
Painting Studio
Creative Iron Arts
Digital photo course

Textile design New!
Photographic stories New!
Creative writing New!
Singing course
Cooking courses
Tuscan Cuisine
Tuscan Cuisine & Hiking
Italian Language & Cooking
Tuscan Variations
New Years Eve 2019-20
Courses at Villa Palagione organized by external associations/teachers
Discover Tuscany

Tuscany combines history, art and culture in a unique way. We invite you to experience this variety in guided tours to famous historical sites such as Florence, Siena, San Giminiano, Pisa and Arezzo, or, in other courses, to discover the beauty of the Tuscan Renaissance garden, which inspired Tuscan poets, or the fascination of antique Etruscan and Roman sites, as well as the majesty of Romanesque churches and cloisters

Classic Tour

Guided excursions to the most renowned sites of cultural and historical interest of Tuscany such as Siena, Florence, Lucca, Pisa, Volterra, and San Gimignano.

Course dates


* Classic tour gourmet: 3 excursions including a wine/local products tasting and one day Tuscan cooking class.


per person, 1 week (7 nights), on 4 half day or full day excursionprogram


Rate includes:

  • Accommodation in double room
  • Half board (buffet breakfast and 4-course dinner, drinks not included)
  • Excursions Programme
  • Shuttle service in conection with the course programme
  • Free bus transfer from and to Volterra on arrival and departure days for guests travelling with public transport.

Rate does not include:

  • Single room supplement (€ 175 per week)
  • Drinks at dinner
  • Entrance fees to museums, exhibitions etc.
  • City tax 1€ per person/night. City tax is chargeable for a maximum of 3 nights

Course Management: Gerhard Wahl

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