Parco Fiorito

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Hotel Description

THE RETREAT

In an ancient sixteenth century convent, nestled on a green farm surrounded by woods, fields and pastures, just six kilometers from Cortona and at the center of the “Golden triangle of culture” created by Perugia, Arezzo and Siena, the Relais Parco Fiorito holiday farm is the ideal solution for people who want to spend their vacation in a homey and authentic atmosphere enhanced by all the most modern comforts and services.

The Russo family warmly welcomes guests to the farm whose typical organic produce is certified by AIAB (Italian Organic Agricultural Association).

THE YOGA SPACE

Yoga can be practiced inside the jacuzzi’s room. There is space about 10 to 12 mats. The room is very charming with wall to wall windows all around. Students would have to bring their own mats and yoga props.

TOURS, ACTIVITIES & SERVICES

From Parco Fiorito it is possible to see Cortona, great medieval town made famous by Francis Mayes’ book ‘Under the Tuscan Sun,” and other charming towns in the souther part of Tuscany like Siena, Montalcino, Montepulciano, Pienza. Arezzo, Perugia, the Lake Trasimeno, and Assisi are not too far either, so there is a great choice of excursion to discover art, history, food and wine.

There is a nice swimming pool, an exercise trail for outdoor sports fans, and a pleasant area dedicated to well-being where guests can get back in shape and rejuvenate in the Turkish bath, emotional shower and get a massage from the two expert physical therapists.

WI-FI Internet is available on the property and well as laudry. It’s possible to arrange wonderful cooking classes with the host and chef Roberto Russo.

MEALS

All meals are vegeratian and are prepared by Roberto Russo, the owner and chef of Parco Fiorito. Non-vegetarian food is available upon request.

WEATHER

Best months are May, June, July and September. June and September’s temperature is in the 70s. August and July’s temperature is the 80s. Winter retreats are also possible.

ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation is in single, double or triple rooms. There are also some nice suites.

Max number of people: 10 + the teacher. The number of people is limited by the yoga space.

For more info on retreats in this location or if you want to organize your retreat here please call 1 619 822 2913 or email info@italyyogaretreats.com or yoga@culturalitaly.com