We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hedonistic Hiking

Fattoria San Chimento, 53031 Casole d'Elsa, Italy
+39 333 319 4203
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Piemonte in autumn

We have just had our first trip with Hedonistic Hiking in the Piemonte region of Italy. We loved... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Anne H
,
Perth, Australia
Fantastic walking, fantastic food, fantastic wine and fantastic company

We had our first foray into Hedonistic Hiking last year when we did the Italian Lakes walking tour... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2016
LynneMu
,
Kew East
via mobile
Read all 44 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Overview
  • Reviews
  • Location
  • Q&A
Overview
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good2%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
18 Oct 2016
“Piemonte in autumn”
27 Jul 2016
“Fantastic walking, fantastic food, fantastic wine and fantastic company”
LOCATION
Fattoria San Chimento, 53031 Casole d'Elsa, Italy
CONTACT
Website
+39 333 319 4203
Write a Review
Reviews (44)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have just had our first trip with Hedonistic Hiking in the Piemonte region of Italy. We loved exploring this beautiful area, away from the main tourist traps. The scenery was stunning, the hotels very comfortable with superb breakfasts and the hiking was so enjoyable...More

Thank Anne H
HedonisticHiking, Owner at Hedonistic Hiking, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We hope to welcome you on another tour next year!

Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We had our first foray into Hedonistic Hiking last year when we did the Italian Lakes walking tour. It was fantastic! This year we did the inaugural France/Italy walking tour, it was equally as fantastic if not even more fantastic. The walks were brilliant, very...More

2  Thank LynneMu
HedonisticHiking, Owner at Hedonistic Hiking, responded to this review

We're delighted you enjoyed this new tour, thank you for writing a review. Look forward to welcoming you on your 3rd tour!

Reviewed 19 July 2016

Revisiting a travel experience is considered a risky choice. Second time round it can struggle to match the memories of the first time. Not so for me with this trip to Piedmonte led by Jackie and her new apprentice Will. Two excellent hotels, digestible soupcons...More

Thank CJandMrsCJ
HedonisticHiking, Owner at Hedonistic Hiking, responded to this review

Thank you! In our view you can never tire of Piedmont, beautiful in every season. Always good to welcome you on a tour and look forward to seeing you again in 2017.

Reviewed 16 July 2016

This is by no means the easiest of Hedonistic Hiking's trips, and be warned that you do need to be physically fit and well kitted out with walking poles and good boots. Having said that, this is a spectacular walk, starting in France and ending...More

Thank Melanie D
HedonisticHiking, Owner at Hedonistic Hiking, responded to this review

Thank you Melanie and congratulations on completing this hike, one of our most challenging! We had great fun researching the tour and it was wonderful to see the dream become a reality. We loved it too. Grazie mille e MERCI!

Reviewed 16 June 2016

I signed up for the Medieval Tuscany trip having no clue what to expect. I have also never hiked before. To say it was a challenge is an understatement especially for a first time hiker. Needless to say I rose to the challenge and what...More

Thank Sheryl G
HedonisticHiking, Owner at Hedonistic Hiking, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your first hiking experience and delighted we are welcoming you back in October. Until then, happy hiking! Jackie

Reviewed 14 November 2015

I went on this tour not knowing a thing about it as a friend organised and recommended it whilst I beavered away at work until the we were on the plane. So I had no expectations and was up to what ever went on. Brilliant...More

Thank Kaye A
HedonisticHiking, Owner at Hedonistic Hiking, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We're delighted that you enjoyed your tour with us, hope to see you again soon. Mick and Jackie

Reviewed 5 November 2015

This holiday that combined amazing hiking, delicious food and wine and boutique accommodation was a wonderful experience. Add to this the knowledge, kindness and good company of Jackie and Annabelle and you have a trip in the wild Abruzzo region of Italy that can only...More

1  Thank sonya65
HedonisticHiking, Owner at Hedonistic Hiking, responded to this review

We're delighted your first experience with Hedonistic Hiking was so positive, thank you for taking the time to write a review and we look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 2 November 2015

Well, we were not really hikers but the idea of hiking in Piedmont Italy in truffle season, staying in boutique style accommodation and eating wonderful food and drinking great wine for a week could not be resisted. Our guides Jackie and Mick were fabulous with...More

Thank Phillip152
HedonisticHiking, Manager at Hedonistic Hiking, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review ... we hope you return to Hedonistic Hiking in the not too distant future. Grazie mille, Jackie and Mick

Reviewed 25 October 2015

Over the past 6 years, Hedonistic Hiking has opened the door for me to discovering Italy. What an amazing adventure it has been and they have never disappointed me on their many and varied walks. Their latest treat is in Southern Italy. This was my...More

1  Thank Barbara B
HedonisticHiking, Manager at Hedonistic Hiking, responded to this review

We're delighted you enjoyed our new tour in Southern Italy.! Thank you for your review and we look forward to welcoming you on your next Hedonistic Hiking adventure! Mick

Reviewed 23 October 2015

Jackie's attention to detail, exceptional organisational skills, fantastic regional food and wine experiences, brilliant long lunch on our day 'off', lots of lovely add-ons - eg caramel cake and coffee after a tough vertical climb, chilled beers in the local village fountain - made the...More

Thank Peter M
HedonisticHiking, Owner at Hedonistic Hiking, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your tour with Hedonistic HIking and hope that you will join us again soon. Jackie

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Ristorante alla Pieve Enoteca
92 reviews
3.89 km away
Ristorante La Speranza
679 reviews
4.18 km away
Podere Ficareto
36 reviews
6.54 km away
Locanda del Molino
184 reviews
4.48 km away
Nearby Attractions
Buekke gelateria
83 reviews
6.26 km away
Villa Cetinale
13 reviews
6.48 km away
Le Caldane
29 reviews
5.54 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hedonistic Hiking staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit