See and Do
Catch Ed Sheeran at Lucca Summer Festival in Tuscany, one of the most eagerly anticipated music events in the region. 8 June 2024
Lucca Comics & Games is an annual event that showcases comics, animation, games and fantasy imagery in early November every year in Lucca.
Go Wine tasting at one of our partner vineyards in the local wine region of Montecarlo. Or venture further afield to the famed region of Chianti.
Every year on September 7, the Festa della Rificolona takes place in Florence to celebrate the birth of the Virgin Mary. A delightful event, ideal for families.
Perhaps Italy’s most famous annual sporting event, Siena’s Palio is as much about pageantry, civic identity and Sienese pride as it is about the horse race. 2 July 2023.
Cartasia Lucca Biennale
Lucca Biennale, the biggest event in the world on Paper Art, Design and Architecture. Exhibitions, monumental sculptures, workshops and many other events dedicated to the world of paper.
Calcio Storico Fiorentino
See the Cinque Terre
The way it is meant to be enjoyed-without the crowds.
From 5,000 euro +eva per day
Calcio Storico is an ancient form of football from the 16th century,and is played in teams of 27, using both feet and hands. The winning team is presented with a Chianina cow, one of the oldest breeds of cow in existence. 9 to 24th June
Lose yourself in the operatic works of Puccini, Verdi and Mozart all within the Medieval walls of Lucca with 'Puccini e la sua Lucca'.
Learn the secrets of the Italian culinary arts in our beautiful Limonaia kitchen, and immerse yourself in local Tuscan foraging culture.
Discover what Lucca, Pisa and Florence have to offer with one of our experienced guides. Experience Renaissance Italy at it's best.
Relax and rejuvenate with a Ayurvedica body massage, in your own room
Relax in the lemon grove beside the swimming pool, hike up the hills to see the stunning views over Lucca or perhaps learn to make real Italian pizza in our traditional wood burning pizza oven.
I stayed at Villa Michaela for a week in August and cannot recommend this place enough. The beautiful decor, picturesque surroundings together with the relaxing atmosphere of the villa is a perfect combination. On top of that, the staff were exceptional.
The Epitome of Bliss