A land of adventure

“When we moved to the Estate, my husband Dimitri and I longed to know and understand everything. We discovered treasures which we instantly wanted to share with the whole world.”


Experiencing meaning and values…

Imagine a land where you can ride a horse through magical hills, search for treasure in an enchanted forest and encounter sorcerers of earth and fire…La Fattoria Lavacchio offers you the chance to experience unforgettable moments: horse riding, truffle harvesting, tasting workshops and cookery and pottery classes. At la Fattoria, your senses will be awakened.

Be part of life at la Fattoria Lavacchio all year round. Guided tours of the cellars and vineyard, cookery and pottery classes or horseback rides, there’s something for everyone.

During the corresponding seasons, we organize special weeks for grape harvesting, olive picking, bread making (including harvesting), tasting, preparation and production lessons.

These simple tasks are nonetheless rich in value, meaning and emotion…


You’re an enthusiastic amateur, knowledgeable or expert winemaker? Whatever your level and desires, take advantage of the expertise and passion of Faye Lottero and her team to hone your senses and your knowledge of wines…

Wine tour and tasting
  • Guided tour and wine tasting
  • Tasting of wines from the estate
  • Tasting of our organic olive oil
  • Minimum 2 participants
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Wine and food experience
  • Guided tour of the estate
  • 4 delicious typical Tuscan dishes
  • Tasting of 4 organic wines
  • Minimum 2 participants
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Tasting of old vintages
  • Guided tour of the estate
  • Tasting of 4 vintages
  • Platter of local products
  • Minimum 2 participants
  • Minimum age: 16 years
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Make your own wine
  • Introduction to organic viticulture
  • 1h experimental with our expert
  • Creation of your own wine
  • Minimum 4 participants
  • Minimum age: 16 years
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9 shades of Chianti Rufina
  • Guided tour of 3 different cellars
  • Tasting of 9 different wines
  • Lunch with local products
  • Minimum 2 travellers per group
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Cookery classes, truffle gathering or vine safaris, discover a land of flavors, expertise and culinary treasures. Enhance your gastronomic culture and sharpen your skills, the Tuscan cuisine will no longer hold any secrets from you…

Truffle hunting with lunch
  • Hunting with our truffle dogs
  • 3 dishes with fresh truffles
  • 3 types of our organic wines
  • Minimum 2 participants
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Mens sana in corpore sano: Healthy body, heathy mind! Visit the estate on foot, on horseback or by bike and take home with you memories of extraordinary adventures…

Vineyard safari
  • Visit of the vineyard by Land Rover
  • Picnic in the vineyard
  • Tasting of Tuscan products
  • Minimum 4 participants
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Horse riding
  • Presentation of the basics
  • Tutorial in an enclosed space
  • Outing between vineyards, olive groves and cypress trees
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The Estate offers you the chance to express your artistic sensitivity, a place of encounters and more importantly inspiring workshops to give free rein to your imagination and your love of beauty…

Ceramic class
  • Visit of the laboratory
  • Presentation of the know-how
  • Creation of your own ceramic
  • Minimum 2 participants
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Olive oil and windmill tour
  • Guided tour of the Moulin à Vent
  • 3 types of organic olive oil
  • Learn what a good oil is
  • Minimum 2 participants
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À la carte

If you like to go off the beaten track, enjoy a bespoke Tuscan experience and design your own perfect day, a day of adventure and discovery of hidden gems through the Montefiesiole hills and all the way to the winding streets of unforgettable Florence.

Countryside escape for a day
  • Guided tour of the entire estate
  • Lunch with food and wine
  • Horse riding or pottery course
  • Minimum 4 participants
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