Tenuta di Mensanello and its staff are happy to help our guests to spend their days in Tuscany in total relax, but also in an alternative way. Below is a list of the various services available. Do not hesitate to ask at the reception upon your arrival or to contact us before departure..
Guided tours in collaboration with an expert, multilingual tourist guide of Siena, Colle di Val d’Elsa and of the small neighboring towns such as San Gimignano, Monteriggioni, Abbadia Isola, Casole d’Elsa. Possibility to attend demonstrations of local manufacture, craftsmanship and of preparation of typical sweets of the area. Our reference guide has been operating for years on the Florentine territory, hence you may benefit from her professionalism in Florence too, by visiting the historical places and the most important museums. Reference:
Annarita Ferranti (+39) 3285695148 oppure chiedete presso la nostra struttura.
From Mensanello it is possible to enter the Via Francigena in a few minutes of walking; in fact, we are on the route from San Gimignano to Monteriggioni. Together with an environmental guide, we may offer you different types of paths immersed in nature, at the end of which you may refresh yourself with a dinner, a lunch, a snack or a tasting.
The surrounding hills are popular among many two-wheelers passionate. Tenuta di Mensanello has since 2019 a safe and equipped room for the shelter and small maintenance of bicycles. Since 2020 we have been collaborating with Terre di Casole Bike Hub which coordinates many amateurs every year by offering excursions and extra activities. Near us there is a bike and scooter rental that also guarantees more demanding mechanical repairs.
It might seem unusual, but Colle di Val d’Elsa, with its namesake river, offers the possibility to go rafting, starting from the Diborrato waterfall and along the river, inside the Elsa fluvial Park. In collaboration with T-Rafting, the Tenuta di Mensanello offers this experience including lunch, dinner or tasting before or after immersion in nature!
Located in Pian dell’Olmino, about 4 km from the center of Colle di Val d’Elsa, the airfield has been operating since the 90s and is part of the Tenuta di Mensanello, which is about 800 meters away. For landing authorization, contact the contacts indicated below. There is no shuttle service.
Mensanello Airfield (SI04) – Colle di Val d’Elsa (Siena). Airfield responsible: Malcolm Leanza (+39) 338.9720451
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Soderi (+39) 333.4012256
QFU 07/25 – runway orientation 07 R- 25 L | Surface: grass – 750 x 30 m – 0,5% slope | Radio frequency 130.000 MHz. Click here to download the airfield circuit.
Other services, that you may ask at reception or via email, for which we have specific agreements:
Taxi / Private driver service