Memorable moments

Experiences on Request

To make your stay in our villa even more memorable, we offer you the following experiences, subject to prior reservation, supplied by professional providers.



A sweet start to the day awaits you. A delicious breakfast consisting of sweet and savoury foods, prepared especially for you and served in the converted trough-tavern next door to the villa or in its adjacent outdoor area.

Breakfast Villa Pianoia - Stay in Val d’Orcia Tuscany

In-house Chef

A professional chef and waiter placed at the service of guests for organizing delicious dinners, in the open air, in the splendid dining room of the villa or in the tavern. It is possible to choose from a selection of formats:

  • Traditional dinner.
  • Barbecue night.
  • Pizza night.
In-house Chef Villa Pianoia - Stay in Val d’Orcia Tuscany

Tasting Sessions

Oil, wine, and cheese are the gourmet specialities for which Tuscany is renowned worldwide. According to the preferences expressed by the guests, an expert will come to the villa to provide a tasting session of these typical local products.

Tasting Sessions Villa Pianoia - Stay in Val d’Orcia Tuscany

Cooking Lessons

If you are keen to learn some of the secrets of Italian cuisine it is possible to attend cooking lessons held at the Villa, exclusively for your group.

Morning lesson 10.00 followed by lunch (starter, fresh pasta, and dessert). Afternoon lesson starting from 16.00 followed by dinner (as above plus main course and side dishes).

Cooking Lessons Villa Pianoia - Stay in Val d’Orcia Tuscany

Yoga Lessons

A yoga lesson at dawn or dusk in the privacy of Villa Pianoia’s garden is an emotion-packed experience. Rates vary according to the number of participants.

Yoga Lessons Villa Pianoia - Stay in Val d’Orcia Tuscany


A professional masseur/masseuse will come to the Villa to provide agreeable moments of relaxation. It is possible to choose from various types of massage:

  • Holistic Massage.
  • Relaxing Massage.
  • Deep Tissue Massage.
  • Sport Massage.
  • Pregnancy Massage.
  • Aromatherapy Massage.
  • Lymphatic Massage.
  • Ayurvedic Massage.
  • Earth Heaven.
  • Chinese Foot Reflexology.
  • Wine Therapy Body Treatment.
Massage Villa Pianoia - Stay in Val d’Orcia Tuscany

Bike Hire

A well-known bike hire firm is available to deliver e-bikes directly to the villa. Thanks to their app it is possible to choose the best trails in the villa’s surrounding area or even organize theme itineraries (Wine tour experiences or Cinema tour experiences).

Bike Hire Villa Pianoia - Stay in Val d’Orcia Tuscany

Excursions on Horseback

Not far from the Villa there are stables offering excursions on horseback in the splendid countryside surrounding the estate.

Excursions on Horseback Villa Pianoia - Stay in Val d’Orcia Tuscany


Photography enthusiasts are offered the chance to attend Photography workshops with pick up and drop off services from and to the Villa. This service, provided by a professional photographer, consists in the creation of a tailor-made itinerary comprising the most beautiful and panoramic spots of the Val d’Orcia, ideal for taking shots.

The photographer is also available for Portraits of couples and families on the villa premises.

Photography Villa Pianoia - Stay in Val d’Orcia Tuscany
Extra experiences

Book Services

All activities are subject to availability; guests are advised to reserve them when booking their stay at the villa.