Activities

Relais La Corte Dei Papi offers a wide range of activities, many of which are associated with our guests’ wellness.  La Corte and its location allow for the discovery of Tuscan traditions.

We can organise parties as well as intimate and exclusive wedding celebrations designed to make the most special day of your life even more memorable.

Culinary classes centred on our traditional Tuscan cuisine, allow guests to learn new or perfect their existing culinary skills. Quality food and wine are always on offer as part of tasting experiences at the residence or as part of organised wine tours.

Our offer is enriched by the particular attention to the wellness of body and mind; alleviating the stresses of everyday life. Our guests are offered a wide variety of professionally provided treatments and massages in the privacy of their own rooms..

In the surrounding area you can participate in many sports and leisure activities. Ranging from running to cycling or simply a relaxing walk through the countryside.  Guests can choose to play golf on one of the finest golf courses in Italy which is close by. Last, but not least there is fabulous shopping in Cortona; where the stores showcase products of many of the most famous Italian brands.

The many and varied activities on offer will make your stay an exciting and unforgettable one.

Cooking Classes
Whether you are already are a seasoned cook or just a beginner, why not seek to improve your culinary skills? Take a cooking course, where you will be taught how to prepare some of the dishes designed by our illustrious chef Giuseppe.
Our chef will guide you through the preparation of traditional and modern Tuscan dishes. Whether you are preparing simple or more elaborate dishes, you will return home with enhanced skills.
The classes encompass the discovery of the gastronomy of Tuscany. Giuseppe firmly believes that through his dishes, recipes and use of ingredients you can better understand the culture of Tuscany, the joys it offers and passion it embraces.

Wine Tour
Our wine cellar houses around 700 of the finest wines from throughout Italy. Of course the cellar holds many fine Tuscan red wines: Sassicaia, Ornellaia, Masseto, Solaia and Tignanello to name just a few.

Wellness Private Spa in Room
Relax in mind and body. Our wellness therapies lie at the core of experience offered to guests. You will be soothed by the wellness treatments offered and which are tailored to your needs. Massage treatments and fitness courses are provided by expert professionals, in the intimacy and privacy of guests’ suites.
Our wonderful deluxe spa suites are perfect for those who wish to relax and experience wellness in luxurious and exclusive surroundings. The private spas in these suites are dedicated to the wellness of guests, offering complete privacy and the ultimate comforting experience. The spa, that accommodates two guests, houses a crystal Turkish bath, a Jacuzzi and is equipped with four multi-sensory showers offering aromatherapy, chromotherapy and music therapy.
The deluxe spa suites have a floor area of 65 square meters. The wonderful exclusive deluxe spa is laid out over two floors with a floor area of 85 square meters. All the suites on the ground floor have access to a private garden.

Tasting
For those who love the traditions of Tuscan food and wine we are delighted to organise wine tastings at the residence. Offering a wide choice of wines from our cellar, you will be able to taste some of the most delightful and famous Tuscan and Umbrian wines. Our wine tasting will introduce you to both unique and completely unforgettable new sensations.

Excursions
The countryside surrounding la Corte is perfect for walking or cycling. We are happy to recommend routes suitable for experienced ramblers or for those simply seeking a gentle stroll. The routes will allow you to admire and enjoy this beautiful region. For those who would like to be accompanied during the excursions, la Corte is able to provide professional guides and personal trainers who will happily guide you.
If you would like to horse ride, we can also organise riding lessons at stables close to la Corte as well as accompanied rides through our wonderful local countryside.

Golf
One of the finest golf courses in the centre of Italy is only 30 minutes by car from la Corte. The golf course offers a glorious introduction to the sport for all ages. Teachers at the course can explain the basics for those new to the game or for the more experienced provide tips on how to improve technique.

Shopping
The label ‘Made in Italy’ is showcased in stores throughout Tuscany. We will happily arrange a transfer service that will allow you to spend a day shopping at many prestigious stores such as; Space by Prada and The Mall, near Firenze. You will be able to browse and purchase products from luxury brands such as; Giorgio Armani, Tod’s, Valentino, Salvatore Ferragamo, Roberto Cavalli, Gucci, Fendi, Hogan and Yves Saint Laurent.

Ferrari Tour

Helicopter tour

Hot Air Balloon Tour

Horse back Riding

Bike Tours