Winter Glamping, or how to spend a weekend in the middle of nature between autumn foliage and winter snow, in exclusive accommodations with a high level of comfort.
Means of transport restored and converted into comfortable accommodation or bedrooms, eco-sustainable mobile homes integrated (literally) into nature to enjoy a special moment for two.
In the heart of Chianti and in the rediscovery of Val Sabbia, on the shores of Lake Idro, two destinations not to be missed for the coming months, password: in motorcycle all year round (but also by car)!
There are two destinations in which to live the Winter experience exclusively Glamping.
Glamping in Chianti
Orlando in Chianti Glamping Resort in Cavriglia (AR), on the Tuscan hills, which offers an American school bus, a vintage Airstream, a small 50s caravan and the Bohemian, a series of unique eco-mobile home solutions, recovered with sustainable materials and “Furnished” with shrubs spontaneously grown on the terraces: an experience in which nature is present without solution of continuity. Guests have access to hot tubs or whirlpools, massage room for a relaxing spa break. Try the Florentine dinner at the restaurant "Bistrot del Chianti", under the direction of chef Alessio Cinellu.
Not to be missed in Tuscany
Surely the visit and the tasting of the wines, obviously classics of the Chianti, at the Castello di Albola, a short distance from Orlando in Chianti Glamping Resort. The small villages in the surrounding area such as Greve or Gaiole in Chianti are destinations for food and wine tourism but also the very suggestive Christmas markets. Or, to continue experiencing nature: strolling in the natural parks surrounding the winter glamping where, it is not uncommon, to see roe deer or deer in the snow, even in the warmth of your own accommodation.
Glamping on Lake Idro
The second goal to score for an unforgettable weekend is the Lake Idro Glamping Boutique in Anfo (BS). The boutique formula of this glamping, inaugurated last July, is the guarantee of enjoying an intimate and suggestive "good retreat", overlooking one of the lakes of the most beautiful mountains not far from the big cities of the North Italy. The most comfortable solutions to enjoy the coming seasons are in fully equipped mobile homes directly overlooking the lake and the mountains of Val Sabbia. Also available to guests here is a bistro restaurant with dinners and lunches based on local products, Jacuzzi and hot tub, massage room to spend a weekend in the peace and silence of nature.
Around the lake
From Lago Idro Glamping Boutique the military and small fortresses are within easy reach villages medieval buildings surrounding the lake. Do not miss the fortress of Anfo, not far away. Or it is possible to organize a tour of alpine huts to discover the typical products of the area. For a walk in the nature, the biotype “Lago d'Idro” is recommended, a natural reserve that still maintains the original natural structure of the whole plain north of the lake, and is a refuge for various species of animals and plants.
What is Glamping
The word glamping is a word born from the fusion of glamor and camping. Glamping is in fact an experience in which traditional camping activities are accompanied by the so-called "amenities”And, in some cases, resort-style services. Particular attention is paid to the eco-sustainability of the structures and to the rentals in direct contact with nature.
LOEK VAN DE LOO, considered the father of glamping in all Europe he has no doubts about it: “The real trend of the next weekend getaways from the city is to live in contact with nature in its most evocative seasons: autumn and winter. Super comfortable living solutions, designed for the lowest temperatures, guarantee a fairytale atmosphere immersed in the sizzle of falling leaves or in the silence of the snow ".
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