La Parrina: A Farm-House Experience
Just 30 minutes drive from Porto Ercole is the authentic farm house: “La Tenuta Parrina ”. Since 1830 this estate has been recognized as one of the oldest historic farms in the low hills of the Tuscan “Maremma” region. Set within a spectacular landscape of olive trees, vineyards and fields of golden grain; the estate encompasses approximately 495 acres, with 140 devoted to vineyards, 99 to fruit production, 49 to the horticultural, 54 to the olive trees, and the remaining acres between arable land and growing nurseries. On this excursion you will depart the yacht for La Parrina and be able to walk through the long avenue lined by Eucalyptus trees of the estate. Within the heart of the property is a small square protected by majestic trees and surrounded by the buildings that now house the Agriturismo” rooms (farm-house), the restaurant, the offices and the tiny nineteenth-century church. Also within the estate are thirteen Tuscan farmhouses, the modern winery, the dairy, the company shop and the wildlife reserve. The plant nursery on the property cultivates flowers, bushes, citrus trees, plants for dry gardens, plants for shade, morning glories, roses, oleanders and decorative trees. Enjoy an in-depth visit of this incredible estate that concludes with a wine tasting that will feature some of the most popular wines complemented with a delicious snack of cold cuts and cheese from the region. After enjoying this interesting experience, re-board the coach and drive back to Porto Ercole and your yacht.
Notes: A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures and some have limited capacity. All adventures and prices in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final departures times will be published onboard. Visit to the outdoor areas is strictly related to weather conditions – Note, the dairy product factory is not available for visit on Sundays .
Port: Porto Ercole
Duration: 4.5 hours
Price: 279 USD