In the area

Tuscany offers an abundance of experiences whatever your inclination or passion.

For history, art and architecture visit the captivating city of Siena, around 35 minutes from Borgo Santo Pietro. Immerse yourself in the rich political and religious history or simply soak up the cafe culture, watching passers by from behind your cappuccino. 

Florence, merely an hour away, is a cosmopolitan shopping paradise. Enjoy a personal guide to shopping or a guided tour of Florence – taking note of the renaissance treasures.

The romantic hilltop fortress town of San Gimignano, boasts spectacular views over Elsa Valley. Art galleries, wine shops and delightful restaurants adorn the medieval streets, all just 45 minutes from Borgo. With impressive architecture and virtually no traffic to hinder you, make your way to Volterra or the walled village of Monteriggioni.

For those wishing to tour the many beautiful Tuscan vineyards in search of pleasures of the grape, our sommelier, is on hand to make expert suggestions of wineries. Enjoy Montalcino, a pretty wine village, home to the famed Brunello di Montalcino wine, or head for Castellina in Chianti for an unforgettable glass of riserva.