Carnival

Week end at the oldest Carnival in Italy

Package tour 2 days 1 night
Period: From Saturday to Sunday. Week end to choose between 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22-23 February, 29 February – 1 March 2020
Package price per person: starting from € 157 per person
2 pax 4 pax 6 pax 8 pax
€ 130 € 115 € 108 € 99

Foiano della Chiana is also called “The City of Carnival”. Now in its 481th edition, this event captivates the whole village and its people that feels strongly this event and takes part in it with a folkloristic passion.
That’s why we decided to mobilize you to come here for living the experience of this Carnival.
Entertainment is granted for young and old.

Price includes:

– One night in accommodation facility
– Saturday dinner
– Guided tour of Foiano della Chiana
– Sunday lunch
– Ticket entry for the Carnival

  • SATURDAY:
  • Arrival and check in at the accommodation
  • Evening: wine or olive oil tasting in a company of Valdichiana. You will visit the location for knowing procedures and realization of the product. Will follow the tasting. (Visit not included in the base price)
  • Dinner in a restaurant of the town centre
  • SUNDAY:
  • Morning: guided tour of Foiano della Chiana
  • Lunch in a typical trattoria of the hamlet
  • Evening at Carnival to enjoy the huge papier-mâché floats that will pass through the allies of the village moved up to evocative masquerade proposed by every float
  • 05:00 p.m. Unforgettable “Scoriandolata” (huge confetti throw)

AS A “CANTIERISTA”

Package tour 2 days 1 night
Period: From Saturday to Sunday. Week end to choose between 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22-23 February, 29 February – 1 March 2020
Package price per person: starting from € 157 per person

Come and experience the Carnival of Foiano della Chiana as a real “Cantierista” (person who contract the papier-mâché floats), participating in the most fun and carefree activities that the country offers.
You will be welcomed to an engaging and funny dinner in one of the 4 Carnival construction yards, have lunch in a typical restaurant in the historic village, see the float parades and take part in the evocative “Scoriandolata” where adults and children can experience the true light-hearted atmosphere of the craziest party of the year.

Price includes:
1 One night in an hotel in the surroundings of the town centre Foiano della Chiana
1 Guided tour of Foiano della Chiana
1 Lunch in a restaurant of the town centre
1 Ticket entry for the Carnival
1 Neckerchief of one of the 4 Carnival construction yards

Optional activities:
1 Dinner at one the 4 Carnival construction yards : Bombolo, Rustici, Azzurri e Nottambuli
1 Breakfast or Aperitif at the Valdichiana Outlet Village

ROMANTIC CARNIVAL

Package tour 2 days 1 night
Period: From Saturday to Sunday. Week end to choose between 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22-23 February, 29 February – 1 March 2020
Package price per person: starting from € 130

Not just fun and carefreeness group fun at the Foiano Carnival, but also romance!
You can enjoy a romantic candlelight dinner, take a walk along the streets of the historic center to discover the beauties that this little-known pearl in the heart of the Valdichiana hides … and also, with this package, you can include on request: a tasting of excellent local wines, Sunday lunch in a tavern in the center, a breakfast or an aperitif at the Valdichiana Outlet Village and, dulcis in fundo, a day SPA for 2.
Even the Carnival can have its romantic side … you just have to know how to take it from the right side !!!

Price includes:
1 One night in a b&b in the town centre of Foiano della Chiana
1 Guided tour of Foiano della Chiana
1 Romantic dinner in a restaurant
1 Ticket entry for the Carnival

Optional activities:
1 Wine tasting at a wine cellar of the area
1 Sunday lunch in a restaurant of the town centre
1 Breakfast or Aperitif at the Valdichiana Outlet Village

1 DAY SPA at the hot springs

CARNiVAL…WITH THE FAMILY!!!

Package tour 2 days 1 night
Period: From Saturday to Sunday. Week end to choose between 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22-23 February, 29 February – 1 March 2020
Package price per person:starting from € 380 per family

For whom is the Carnival done if not for the children?
It is undoubtedly their party, full of lights, colors, music and dancing !!! In Foiano the Carnival is really “family format”, here, in the town of Carnival, there is a large space dedicated to them called “Carnevalandia”, where children can find all sorts of games and entertainment, from truccabimbi to inflatables, from trains to gadgets and many other attractions! Parents can enjoy the day having fun too without thinking about how to entertain children … there really is something for everyone! During the various Sundays, then, there will be different activities along the streets of the town for the little ones … like the now famous “Disney Parade”, that was born in Foiano and then masquerades, street bands and many other entertaining shows designed just for you for them. Families are also entitled to a discount on the cost of the admission ticket. So what are you waiting for? Parents! Think about funny masks for your children and book a weekend at the Foiano Carnival … King Giocondo, the King of Carnival, is waiting for you!!!

Price includes:
One night in a b&b or hotel in the town centre of Foiano della Chiana
Guided tour of Foiano della Chiana
Dinner in a restaurant of the town centre of Foiano della Chiana
“Family ticket” entry for the Carnival


Optional activities:
Sunday lunch in a restaurant of the town centre
Breakfast or Aperitif at the Valdichiana Outlet Village
Visite at the “Village of the Carnival” near Foiano della Chiana