Cooking lessons in a farmhouse dating back to 1893 with a professional chef who will teach you delicacies from the Umbrian and Tuscan traditions, using only 0 km and healthy products.
We are very proud to produce our Fonte della Pace organic extra virgin olive oil, Slow Food presidium. In our website bestitalianoliveoil.com you will find photos, videos, news from the world of oil and the possibility to buy it comfortably from home
Il Fontanaro offers an unforgettable holiday experience in Umbria on the border with Tuscany. Discover our way of conceiving the holiday! Il Fontanaro, halfway between Rome and Florence, is the perfect place to relax and immerse yourself in the green heart of Italy.
You can choose from 11 homes in 5 different villas, equipped with all comforts and surrounded by spectacular nature, enjoy a holiday away from the stress of the city!
Slow Food is a global, grassroots organization, founded in 1989 to prevent the disappearance of local food cultures and traditions in 160 Countries. We are proud members of Slow Food, and every year we update our “Slow Food Osterie D’Italia” selection. Here are our favorites for 2019. In Chiusi (high, old city also named Chiusi Chianciano), Siena province, […]READ MORE
Lo Scoppio del Carro, Florence On Easter Sunday in Florence in front of the Cathedral, the spectacular Scoppio del Carro has been staged for 350 years. The ceremony begins at 10 in the morning, when the cart, loaded with fireworks, parades in procession with the flag wavers and drummers on the streets of the historic […]READ MORE
La mostra mercato di Città della Pieve – Easter Fair in Città della Pieve Easter will be a very special occasion to visit Città della Pieve, lovely Umbrian city on the border with Tuscany, full of history, art and culture, and known as the home town of Il Perugino. The fair will host more than […]READ MORE
Learn to make cheese within the cheese factory Caseificio Montecristo in Todi (PG), a super fun experience advised by Il Fontanaro. ABOUT THE EXPERIENCE: First, there is the visit of the dairy during the production cycle. Then suitable materials will be provided to access to the production area in which you will be able […]READ MORE
We’re very happy to announce the great news for the season 2020: a new experience is possible here at Il Fontanaro, learn to make bread! Bread satisfies all five senses at once: not only taste, but sight, smell, touch and even hearing. The smell of bread opens our soul and makes us better people. […]READ MORE
Here are Wonderful Golf Courses Closes to Fontanaro! Golf At Antognola A ROBERT TRENT JONES JR CHAMPIONSHIP COURSE One of the most spectacular and challenging golf courses in Italy, the eighteen-holes at Antognolla feature long, cliff-lined fairways, beautiful water hazards and large, undulating greens. Conceived by renowned designer Robert Trent Jones Junior, the clever […]READ MORE
Preview of the Vino Nobile di Montepulciano February 2020 February the 14th Every year in Montepulciano, in the heart of Tuscany, one of the most famous events in the wine sector is celebrated on Valentine’s day, with over 40 exhibitors: the Preview of Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG. Now in 2020, at the twenty-seventh […]READ MORE
Il Fontanaro located in Paciano, in between Tuscany and Umbria, is perfectly included in this Heavenly Tuscan way! The municipalities which compose the Valdichiana Senese have been awarded with the title of Well-Being Paradises’ – by the ‘European Destinations of Excellence Network’ project which will become part of the circuit promoting new healthy […]READ MORE