Experiences

We can provide you a wide range of activities: from massages and reflexology sessions to guided tours to the marble quarries and Tuscan art towns, from wine tastings in the cellars of the area to walks and mountain or city bike rides, from yoga tp cooking lessons. Our staff is always at your disposal to inform you about the prices, book your excursions and offer you the best possible experience.

Massages | Reflexology | Beauty treatments

Take care of yourself and your wellness and let behind you the stress of a frantic daily life that leaves no room to relaxation and harmony. Let our expert masseurs’ skilled hands treat you, tensions will be relieved and you will find balance again.

Visits to marble quarries

Discover the secrets of Carrara’s white marble, the stone cherished by Michelangelo and sculptors of all time. Enjoy a tour of the most beautiful marble quarries in the area, with a special visit to the Quarry Museum in Fantiscritti: a unique experience to retrace two thousand years of history and hard work that has allowed during the centuries the extraction of the most famous marble of the world. The tour can be held in English, French, German or Italian.

Walks | City Bike Rides| Mountain Bike Rides

If you like walking, mountain or city bike riding, we have selected for you, interesting itineraries that will allow you to explore the territory surrounding our B&B. An expert guide will make you discover the secrets of Nottolini’s nineteenth-century aqueduct and the so-called “Via dell’Acqua” (the Water road) that reunites all the sources of Compitese territory. You will enjoy the chestnut woods and the pines around Santallago and Piano Sillori, Oasi del Bottaccio and Lake Gherardesca where more than 10,000 birds including rare ducks, rails and geese pass the winter. You will take a walk in the streets of the medieval town of Ruota and Sant’Andrea di Compito.

Yoga lessons

Set in a natural environment, so calm, quiet and silent, our guest house is the ideal place for a yoga session or an hour of meditation. A qualified instructor will help you find the body balance and peace of mind, practicing under the pergola or in the silent library.

Tasting in the cellars

An excursion to visit some of the best wineries settled in the small medieval villages in Lucchesia and all over Tuscany. With an experienced sommelier, you will taste excellent gritty-character red wines and fresh scented white wines. You will discover the “Wine Road of Lucca Hills and Montecarlo” as well as Maremma, with the famous villages of Bolgheri and Castagneto Carducci, renowned for the production of Merlot, Sangiovese and Cabernet Sauvignon.