We are an Incoming Tour Operator based in Cortona, a beautiful uphill-town in Tuscany, set of the unforgettable film 'Under the Tuscan Sun'with Diane Lane, shot in Cortona in 2003.
For your tours our tour-escorts are:
Laura Casella, a licensed Tour Escort who is fluent in English, and is The Technical Director and Tour Organizer for the Agency. She studied Foreign Languages, English and German, at the University of Padua where she got a Degree in Foreign Languages.
She followed a Course for Tourism and Touristic - Marketing at the University Bocconi in Milan.
Her passion for Wine and its production began very early. Her grandfather was a wine producer and she saw since she was a child the passion workers put in trying their best to make good wine
Stefano Bistarelli, Licensed Tour escort. A degree in Architecture, Journalist. He comes from a family of Cortonese farmers devoted to the production of wine, and olive oil. He worked also as a Assitant Location Manager and Buyer for the production of the film ‘Under the Tuscan Sun'
Passion and Love for our land and its Beauty is what we will share with you, in the tours we offer
We organize WINE- TOURS AND DAY-TOURS, in Tuscany and Italy
Our highlights are:
WINE TOURS, full day or half day, to discover the best wine regions, from the Cortona area with Cortona D.O.C. wines to Montepulciano, with Vino Nobile or to Val d'Orcia to do wine tasting of Brunello of Montalcino.
Cheese tasting in Pienza of local Pecorino cheese.
You will discover with us all the secret and wonderful corners of our region
OTHER TOURS :
OLIVE OIL TOURS , half or full day
CHEESE TOURS, half a day
TREKKING and BIKE Tours
TOURS IN QUAD IN THE LAKE TRASIMENO AREA
GUIDED TOURS TO towns Like SIENA AND S. GIMIGNANO, ASSISI- PERUGIA,ORVIETO- CIVITA DI BAGNOREGIO, GUBBIO, AREZZO, FLORENCE, ROME
With us you will get to know everything about Italian wine and food, Italian culture and way of life.
You will get away from the fast life of the towns to enjoy the atmosphere of ancient small villages or Tuscan ' Borgos', where every single stone has a story to tell.
You will talk to local people and communicate with them, with a smile or with your hands, as the Italians do. They will understand you and make you feel welcome.
You will enjoy your Holiday looking at all the BEAUTY around you. We will make you love our towns and landscape as much as we do.
You will learn for one day the Italian way of Life, which is, after all, nothing else than LOVE FOR LIFE and NATURE. You will learn how to live slowly....