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What is there to Do?
There are many spectacular sights and tourist destinations that are easily accessible from the villa.
A SHORT DRIVE from the villa
Assisi with its’ stunning cathedral and St Franciscan story.
The medieval hill town of Gubbio is know as Umbria’s Siena and is still a true working town
Perugia is a picturesque 35 minute drive – there are many festivities year round and great museums.
AROUND 40 MINS from the villa
The hill top town of Spello – famous for its olive oil and flower festival
Lake Trasimeno – where the battle of Hannibal took place – take a boat trip to the island
The Monte Cucco National Park – hiking, hang and para gliding – breathtaking views
The beautiful Adriatic coast is around 1 hour drive – Sirolo and Fanno offer lovely beaches and yummy seafood!
Rome is an easy 2.5 hour train ride away – perfect for a day trip
Florence can be reached by train from Perugia – a great way to see the Umbrian-Tuscan scenery.
Siena is just 1.5 hour pleasant drive –through rolling hills and Umbrian farmlands
Deruta – heaven for Umbrian pottery enthusiasts is a short drive away.
Todi, Orvieto, Montefalco and Montalcino and Bevagna are all close by and make perfect day trip destinations.
The Mall – One of the top designer Fashion outlet malls in central Italy is on the main route to Florence
Pian Di Cascina is a recently converted 17th century farm villa.
We are a working farm and grow our own olives for oil and soft fruit.
We are in a ‘green belt’ protected area of natural beauty – surrounded by unspoiled views and 20 acres of our own private land.
We include a variety of additional items to help make your stay with us as relaxing as possible...
– for your first night’s stay
Towels & pool towels
Quality cotton bed linen
Tea and coffee
Sugar, salt and pepper
Dishwasher tablets, rubbish bags, washing up liquid, kitchen scrubber and cloths, kitchen spray
Dish towels and hand soap
A NIGHT IN...
For your enjoyment your property is equipped with...
A well stocked DVD library with something for all ages and tastes
A selection of books
A selection of board games
In season we offer a daily bread delivery service- order the night before for delicious fresh baked croissants and bread.
In season we offer juicy punnets of our very own organic raspberries- you can even pick your own if you wish...
There is a Local Produce Basket in each property stocked with a variety of breakfast items, snacks, homemade produce and local wines (help yourself if you wish - we charge for what you consume at the end of your stay)
During the summer months, we offer guests the chance to sample some of our local produce and home grown vegetables from the orto.
We can cater for a special celebration - cakes and gourmet menus are available -celebrate your special event in style and let us do the work for you!
Relax and enjoy your holiday - maid service available -
We have a variety of facilities available for families travelling with young children-
Baby monitors, booster seats, cots, cot linen, high chairs, changing mats, potties, hand blenders, stair guards, baby baths, plastic cups and bowls and books and toys are all available. (Please request at the time of booking to reserve)
Baby sitting service available
Why not celebrate your wedding at Pian Di Cascina - We offer a professional yet personal wedding planning service. We specialise in offering a bespoke, service that focuses on bringing together family & friends – not just for the wedding day – but for a special week that will be remembered for years to come.
See our ‘wedding’ page in the facilities menu
or visit our dedicated wedding website