Tours and activities

Duomo Cortona In the “Tours and activities” section of Cortonaweb you will find ideas and suggestions to make your stay in Cortona even more beautiful and unforgettable. Authorized agencies and tourism professionals propose various tours and activities in Cortona and surroundings to satisfy the needs and passions of every tourist on holiday in Cortona. The territory around Cortona deserves to be explored and lived in every situation. Thus there’s something interesting for everyone: history and art lovers, nature and adventure lovers, fitness and sport enthusiasts, cuisine and wine connoisseurs, fanatics about shopping and fashion.

The guided tours in Cortona and surroundings that we are generally presenting here below are organized in detail to make you live beautiful relaxing and entertaining days. Professional tourist guides, who have been accurately selected, will come to pick you up directly at your hotel, where you will be driven back at the end of tour, running air-conditioned vehicles with every comfort.

Activities

  • Azienda Agricola Mezzetti - Wine Tasting

    Azienda Agricola Mezzetti - Wine Tasting
    Address

    Via Fosse Ardeatine

    Terontola (AR)

    Telephone
    Tel. +39 0575 678528
  • Villa Loggio

    Villa Loggio
    Address

    Loc. Il Loggio, 24

    Cignano (AR)

    Telephone
    Tel. +39 0575 618305
  • Toscana e Gusto

    Toscana e Gusto
    Address

    Cortona (AR)

    Telephone
    Cell. +39 349 8512115
  • Toop Vespa

    Toop Vespa
    Address

    Via I Maggio 39P

    Terontola (AR)

    Telephone
    Tel. +39 0575 678016
    Cell. +39 334 3673735

Tours

  • Wine Tours Cortona

    Wine Tours Cortona
    Address

    Via G. Matteotti, 67

    Cortona (AR)

    Telephone
    Cell. +39 340 8119934
  • Tuscany Wine Food Adventures

    Tuscany Wine Food Adventures
    Address

    Arezzo (AR)

    Telephone
    Cell. +39 349 6739737
  • Tuscan Tours and Weddings

    Tuscan Tours and Weddings
    Address

    Arezzo (AR)

    Telephone
    Cell. +39 348 2538780
  • Cortona Private Tours

    Cortona Private Tours
    Address

    Via Fratelli Rosselli 66/3

    Cortona (AR)

    Telephone
    Cell. +39 392 1956585
  • Tuscan Private Driver

    Tuscan Private Driver
    Address

    Loc. Le Piagge, 17/C2

    Camucia (AR)

    Telephone
    Cell. +39 366 3630896
    Cell. +39 347 5991692
  • Cortona Tours & Driver

    Cortona Tours & Driver
    Address

    Loc. Fratticiola 65

    Cortona (AR)

    Telephone
    Cell. +39 338 1533655
    Cell. +39 339 1467594
  • Cortona Tourist Guide

    Cortona Tourist Guide
    Address

    Piazza della Repubblica

    Cortona (AR)

    Telephone
    Cell. +39 349 4949604

Wine tours

Cuisine and wine connoisseurs can choose between a range of many enogastronomic and wine tours in Cortona and surroundings. A guide will make you know the best wineries producing DOC wines in the area of Cortona, where you could even see grape picking, wine making process and bottling according to the season. Along the wine route crossing the beautiful landscape of Chianti, you can enjoy typical products and wine tastings. In addition to Cortona, agencies usually organize tours in Montepulciano on the trail of excellent Nobile and in Montalcino in search of famous Brunello.

Cooking classes

Cooking classes, very popular among foreigners, are closely linked to enogastronomic tourism. Restaurants and private chefs organize individual classes and courses for small groups in their premises or in hotels. Local chefs will teach you techniques and small secrets of the excellent Tuscan cuisine. You will learn to make fresh pasta (pici, tagliatelle, lasagne, gnocchi…), to cook game and fowl recipes and to make cheese like pecorino. The chef will provide you with suggestions about how to prepare these recipes at home and at the end of class let’s sit all together around the table to taste what you have cooked!

City tours

There are many guided tours in Cortona, discovering monuments, churches, museums and the impressive Etruscan and Roman treasures. You will be certainly ravished by the rich art, history and culture of this town, which preserves a millennial fascination still intact. But Cortona is only one of the many historical and artistic destinations you can visit along the borders between Tuscany and Umbria. Therefore you will also find city tours in Assisi and Gubbio on the trail of Saint Francis, in Perugia, in Todi and in Orvieto, in Pienza, in Monteriggioni and in San Gimignano.

Shopping tours

If you are fond of shopping and fashion, you will be helped by a personal shopper from Cortona, who will come with you to the best garment, footwear and accessories shops of the area and will advise you on what you should buy. You can see exclusive branded outlets at discount prices and factory outlets of famous fashion houses like Prada and Gucci, which you can easily reach by car. Your personal shopper from Cortona will make you also know the famous handicraft and antique shops in Cortona. Going shopping will never be so easy!

Vespa tours

A vespa tour is a classical tour in Tuscany, which is organized to relive the atmosphere and emotions of the 1960s movies. You can rent a perfectly restored vintage vespa and explore the beautiful countryside around Cortona, as well as renting a scooter, a motorbike or a quad.

Horse rides

Nature lovers cannot miss an exciting horse ride in the countryside and on the mountains around Cortona. Multi-year experienced guides, who perfectly know the territory, will be put at your disposal by specialized ranches and certified equestrian centers. Spending a day in the open air, in an uncontaminated landscape, in symbiosis with nature will give a magic touch to your holidays in Cortona.

Fitness courses

Fitness and sport enthusiasts can choose in a wide range of mountain bike tours, trekking tours and fitness sessions. Personal trainers organize every kind of sport course, individual or for small groups, in private houses or in hotels. In this section we provide you with information about specialized services for those who do not want to give up doing sport even on holiday.

Golf on holiday

Duomo Cortona Golf amateurs can find golf courses to play golf even on holiday. Guides will show you the best golf clubs near Cortona such as Golf Club Valdichiana, Golf Club Perugia, Lamborghini in Panicarola and Circolo del Casentino, up to the beautiful golf grounds along the Tyrrhenian coast. You cannot miss to see some of the most evocative golf courses in Italy, which provide every kind of service (driving range, putting green, pro-shop, swimming pool, bar and restaurant). It is possible to organize golf lessons even for those who have never played before and to rent all the necessary equipment.