Borgo Sant’Ercolano - Via di Solaia – Loc. Sant’Ercolano 52041 – Civitella in Val di Chiana

Experiences and relaxation

Borgo Sant’Ercolano: the ideal place for those who want to rest and enjoy life.

To transform our guests’ stay into a dream experience, we offer various on-site activities and collaborate with other friendly companies nearby. Activities are often linked to the season and availability, for more information, calendars and reservations, write to the Borgo Sant’Ercolano Staff through Contacts.

Recall that Borgo Sant’Ercolano offers a large free parking inside the property and a room used for events, cultural entertainment and games. We offer the possibility to request the transfer, by reservation, to and from the airports.

Inside Borgo Sant’Ercolano there are two salt-water swimming pools: the enchanting Panoramic Swimming Pool for adults (18 × 9 ml) with its relaxing waterfall and the Children’s Pool (6 × 6 ml), also available to guests with an outdoor heated shower , changing rooms and services. You can enjoy the sun kissing our land in the equipped solarium “La Terrazza sul Val di Chiana” with a magnificent view of our vineyards.

For lovers of relaxation we also point out the possibility of relying, upon advance booking, to massages, treatments and pampering by expert masseuses directly in the room or for those wishing, we highlight the proximity of renowned spas such as Chianciano Terme and Rapolano Terme, Bagno Vignoni, in addition to the free outdoor spas such as the Balena Bianca in Bagni S. Filippo (1h1 / 2 with car) or the Terme di Saturnia for which we recommend a day trip (2h1 / 2 with car).

Recall that Borgo Sant’Ercolano is located in the heart of Tuscany, in the rolling hills of Chianti (Colli Aretini) is therefore a strategic starting point for the visit of territories of excellence of world oenology: Chianti with Chianti Classico and the Subzones, Cortona with his Syrah, Montalcino and his Brunello, Montepulciano and Vino Nobile, as well as niche jewels such as VinSanto and the great IGTs that have written history. We offer the possibility of on-site tastings with the help of our Sommelier. We organize private or group cooking classes, and a visit to prestigious breeding farms of the Chianina breed or author cheese refiners, nearby or in Pienza, the realm of Tuscan pecorino. The fruits of our garden and our trees are always available to guests free of charge, according to seasonality.
For lovers of home-made Tuscan cuisine, we recommend “La Locanda di Gegè” Restaurant in Montecchio Vesponi (Castiglion Fiorentino) (30 minutes by car from Borgo Sant’Ercolano).

We wish to offer a total food and wine experience to anyone wishing to discover the excellence of our land.

For sports and adventure lovers, we recommend the possibility of horseback riding, golf nearby, to live the quad bike excursion experience, and for those who want, not far away, it is possible to take family competitions on Go-kart and minimoto. We also organize yoga classes. For lovers of strong emotions and looking for a truly unique experience, do not miss the opportunity of a hot air balloon ride on the Chianti Hills or the thrill of launching with a tandem parachute.

For those who want to make cultural, religious or artistic visits immersed in the infinite heritage that surrounds NaTourOasi, we invite you to visit the Territory page. We have included some descriptions for you of the places of greatest interest in our vicinity, hoping to do what you like. We also organize painting classes.

For shopping lovers, remember that Arezzo and nearby Valdarno are home to some of the most prestigious Haute Couture brands. A few minutes from us, you can visit some prestigious boutiques in the historic center of Arezzo, such as “Sugar” or “Voga” for example, or reach “The Space” Prada’s corporate showcase, or “The Mall” large designer outlets, or Valdichiana Outlet Village with over 100 shops, in short, there is plenty of choice.

Wine Tour & Tasting

For enthusiasts, we point out the possibility of combining relaxation with personalized tasting sessions, to discover the unique products of our territory, accompanied by our sommelir. For those who wish, starting from Borgo Sant’Ercolano it is possible to carry out guided visits to Montepulciano, Montalcino, Cortona, Chianti and to the most prestigious cellars of these territories.

Horse Riding

Ten minutes from Borgo Sant’Ercolano, there is “Arezzo Equestrian Center”, one of the most important and exclusive equestrian centers in Europe, place of international events such as the Toscana Tour (International Show Jumping), the Equestrian Style, the Italian Quarter Championship. Horse and the Italian Bindings Championship. Thanks to the friendship and collaboration with horse riding facilities in the area, it is also possible to take walks and excursions on horseback as well as riding courses suitable for everyone, in the company of Federal instructors F.I.S.E.


Two 9-hole courses are available for fans of this sport, the “Casentino Golf Club” and the “Val di Chiana Golf Club”, the closest to Borgo Sant’Ercolano (20 min.). for those looking for an 18-hole circuit we suggest the “Perugia Golf Club”.


In addition to being pampered by the hands of our masseuses and their treatments, directly in the room, upon advance reservation, spas enthusiasts can count on the proximity of places dedicated to wellness such as Chianciano and Rapolano Terme, as well as Bagno Vignoni, Bagni San Filippo, just to name a few. Take advantage of their welcome among beauty treatments, therapeutic treatments, saunas, Turkish baths, mud and much more to discover.

Hot Air Balloon Flights

For fans of flight and unforgettable emotions, it is worth mentioning the possibility of making balloon rides, a magical experience admiring fairytale landscapes such as the rolling hills of Chianti, from a unique perspective. You will feel free and observe the world through the eyes of an eagle.

Shopping Tour

For shopping lovers, thanks to the proximity to some of the best Haute Couture brands, it will soon be possible to visit the Factories and the best Made in Italy Fashion Outlets, as well as prestigious boutiques immersed in natural shopping centers, or the fashion streets of the nearby cities of art, such as Sugar and Voga in Arezzo. For any information ask the Staff.