Fun-filled adventures in the heart of Florence

Looking for unique things to do in Florence? Concierge Maurizio Ammazzini’s suggestions for entertaining and out-of-the-ordinary activities are sure to make your stay unforgettable. Look forward to the best holiday Tuscany has to offer.

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Cashmere in the Chianti Hills

Head to a picturesque farm hidden in the stunning Chianti hills for this family-friendly treat. Meet the animals, and learn how quality cashmere is crafted. Top the day off with a tasting of the local Chianti wine.

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Chianti hills of Florence
Chianti hills of Florence

Cashmere in the Chianti Hills

Head to a picturesque farm hidden in the stunning Chianti hills for this family-friendly treat. Meet the animals, and learn how quality cashmere is crafted. Top the day off with a tasting of the local Chianti wine.

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Florence in an Ape Calessino

Florence in an Ape Calessino

Hop into an Ape Calessino, the three-wheeled electric car that was so emblematic of Italy in the 50s and 60s.

Discover the city’s best boutiques in this classic vehicle, and access the most famous sights of central Florence that are usually out of bounds to motorists.

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Florence in an Ape Calessino

Florence in an Ape Calessino

Hop into an Ape Calessino, the three-wheeled electric car that was so emblematic of Italy in the 50s and 60s.

Discover the city’s best boutiques in this classic vehicle, and access the most famous sights of central Florence that are usually out of bounds to motorists.

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Gelateria

The world-famous Vivoli ice cream parlour has been creating its delicious gelato masterpieces in Florence since 1930.

Exclusively for guests of Belmond Villa San Michele, Vivoli opens the doors for an unforgettable experience in ice cream making. Take the opportunity to meet the family and enjoy a tantalizing tasting session.

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Gelateria in Florence
Gelateria in Florence

Gelateria

The world-famous Vivoli ice cream parlour has been creating its delicious gelato masterpieces in Florence since 1930.

Exclusively for guests of Belmond Villa San Michele, Vivoli opens the doors for an unforgettable experience in ice cream making. Take the opportunity to meet the family and enjoy a tantalizing tasting session.

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Hidden Stores of Florence Tour

Hidden Stores of Florence

Explore the twists and turns of historic Florence to discover little-known boutiques and workshops. Visit a celebrated glass shop, savour sumptuous local delicacies or even pick up a pair of tailor-made shoes.

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Hidden Stores of Florence Tour

Hidden Stores of Florence

Explore the twists and turns of historic Florence to discover little-known boutiques and workshops. Visit a celebrated glass shop, savour sumptuous local delicacies or even pick up a pair of tailor-made shoes.

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Hot Air Balloon

Admire the unique landscape as you float above Florence or the Chianti hills in a hot air balloon.

You may also choose to have a professional photographer join you, and teach you how to take the perfect pictures from above.

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Hot Air Balloon over Florence
Hot Air Balloon over Florence

Hot Air Balloon

Admire the unique landscape as you float above Florence or the Chianti hills in a hot air balloon.

You may also choose to have a professional photographer join you, and teach you how to take the perfect pictures from above.

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Museum Treasure Hunt Florence

Museum Treasure Hunt

Uncover hidden gems on our lively walking tour, suitable for the whole family.

Follow your guide, listen to the clues and be the first to solve the riddle and find the treasure.

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Museum Treasure Hunt Florence

Museum Treasure Hunt

Uncover hidden gems on our lively walking tour, suitable for the whole family.

Follow your guide, listen to the clues and be the first to solve the riddle and find the treasure.

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Rafting in Florence

Let expert rafters guide you down the San Niccolo weir, under the Ponte Vecchio, as you admire the urban sights. Or, for the ultimate thrill, join a full-day excursion to the Sieve River for a heart-racing ride through the rapids.

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Rafting in Florence
Rafting in Florence

Rafting in Florence

Let expert rafters guide you down the San Niccolo weir, under the Ponte Vecchio, as you admire the urban sights. Or, for the ultimate thrill, join a full-day excursion to the Sieve River for a heart-racing ride through the rapids.

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Sculpture Class in Florence

Sculpt Like Michelangelo

Feel like a Florentine master and learn the art of sculpture at Galleria Romanelli.

Choose your medium, with options including clay modelling, plaster casting and marble carving. An expert sculptor will be on hand to help hone your craft.

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Sculpture Class in Florence

Sculpt Like Michelangelo

Feel like a Florentine master and learn the art of sculpture at Galleria Romanelli.

Choose your medium, with options including clay modelling, plaster casting and marble carving. An expert sculptor will be on hand to help hone your craft.

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Shake & Drink

Let our head barman teach you everything there is to know about cocktails.

He’ll guide you through the preparation of three delicious concoctions. And at the end of the lesson, you can savour the fruits of your labour in our special Lover's Corner.

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Artichoke Negroni, cocktail making class in Florence
Artichoke Negroni, cocktail making class in Florence

Shake & Drink

Let our head barman teach you everything there is to know about cocktails.

He’ll guide you through the preparation of three delicious concoctions. And at the end of the lesson, you can savour the fruits of your labour in our special Lover's Corner.

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Packages & Tours

Stay for seven nights in two or more of our hotels in Italy and Mallorca and look forward to the journey of your dreams.

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