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Yoga at Montecastello

2020-01-24T10:13:40+00:00By |Montecastello News|

Do you need time for yourself, time for your soul, time, just to breathe again? Then take advantage of the Yoga & Wellness retreat at Montecastello. The perfect place to connect as one with nature in the area known as ‘ Land of the Moon’ LUNIGIANA. Breathe again enjoying the Crystal Appennino Mountain Air in

Pasta Perfect

2020-01-21T15:27:57+00:00By |Montecastello News|

The Mediterranean diet has been scientifically proclaimed as THE healthy diet with ITALY having the most variety, flavours and greater pleasures. Experience the pleasure of making your own FRESH PASTA with local village cook LUCIANA and creating a healthy lunch as your finale!

Lucca Summer Festival

2017-11-13T12:44:09+00:00By |Montecastello News|

If live music is something you enjoy, or maybe want to experience more of, then what better event to attend than the Lucca Summer Festival. Taking place throughout July, the Lucca Summer Festival has been running now for 20 years and has played host to a huge variety of artists from all kinds of genres,

Mushroom Hunting

2017-11-13T12:43:55+00:00By |Montecastello News|

Mushrooms, Funghi, a truly traditional Tuscany experience. Whilst enjoying your stay at Montecastello, why not get stuck into some foraging in the form of hunting delicious mushrooms. Throughout the months of June to September the countryside surrounding Montecastello is rich with all kinds of mushroom, such as the famed Porcini mushroom. Experience a true taste of

Autumn time at Montecastello

2017-11-13T12:42:40+00:00By |Montecastello News|

Autumn time at Montecastello is a wonderful period, especially during the first weekend of October each year when celebrations take place for the Sweet Chestnut Harvest. Make your trip something to remember by experiencing these celebrations, meeting some of the locals who take part, and enjoying the taste of the delicious sweet chestnuts grown right

The International Jazz Festival of La Spezia

2017-11-13T12:42:09+00:00By |Montecastello News|

Fancy a dance and some live music? Why not spice up your stay at Montecastello with the International Jazz Festival of La Spezia, held in July for 10 days across various locations between La Spezia, Lerici and Porto Venere. The event is renowned as being the longest running Italian jazz festival, and always hosts a number of exciting cinematic

What a great place to eat

2017-11-13T12:41:53+00:00By |Montecastello News|

During your stay at Montecastello, it would be foolish not to venture out and enjoy some of the traditional Tuscany cuisine provided by many restaurants nearby. Or perhaps something more contemporary might take your fancy. Whatever your Italian food desires we can recommend the ideal restaurants to visit during your stay with us at Montecastello.