Located in the peaceful Umbria hills between Gubbio and Perugia, immersed in nature with breathtaking views of the rolling hills of the Umbrian countryside. The gardens, the silence, extreme relaxation, wellness center with salt water swimming pool, jacuzzi spa and massage facilities all await you.
Follow a garden path to find a 1200 sq. ft. yoga studio filled with all the props. Let the chef spoil you with healthy and organic cuisine including tomatoes, salads and vegetables from the kitchen garden. Olive oil from the olive grove, aromatic herbs from the garden, yogurt, cakes and breads, all homemade.
Gallo has 10 rooms all with private bathroom, each equally fresh and silent, each different from one another. The furnishings adorning every room were all handpicked and brought back one by one from many distant journeys made by the owners.
Cost $1375.00 CAD plus HST
Price Includes accommodations, meals, yoga and tours.
Not included: flights, transfers and alcohol (5 eur corkage fee applies to wine brought in to restaurants)
Dates: May 2-7, 2020
Arrive/ settle, explore the grounds, check-in 3pm
You can arrive earlier but rooms will not be ready until 3pm
Welcome Circle and Meditation 6pm
Yoga 8-9 am
Explore the nature trails surrounding Locanda, including nearby waterfalls. Paola and Irish, the owners, will be happy to point the way.
Visit Renza The Weaver
A pleasant ten-minute walk takes you to Renza’s hand weaving workshop. Here you can learn the art of hand looming and dyeing fabric with vegetable dyes. She also has lovely handmade items for sale.
Book in for a massage and/or enjoy the spa area...pool and jacuzzi
Massage prices: 60 Euros for 60 mins
Book massage upon arrival
Yoga 8-9 am
Day Tour to Perugia
10:00 am pick-up at Locanda del Gallo.
Tour of Perugia (including the Basilica of St. Francis) Lunch and wine tasting included
3:00 pm - Return to Locanda del Gallo
Yoga 8-9 am
Gubbio Market Trip
Depart 10:00am – Return 1:30pm for lunch
Gubbio is a well-preserved medieval hill town with great views over the beautiful countryside. Market Day is a special treat and don’t miss the spectacular ceramic shops and the Roman Theater dating back to the 1st Century.
Afternoon to hike, enjoy the spa and grounds or get a massage.
Hike, Spa, Relax by Pool
Lunch 1-2pm - optional cooking class with Italian chef
Hike, Spa, Relax by Pool, Read
Morning Hike 7am
Breakfast 9-10 am
Check out 10 am
You are welcome to stay on the property and enjoy. Lunch is included this day if you wish to stay.
No need to bring yoga mats, bring good hiking shoes or running shoes, bathing suit, dress in layers, up to date passport, blow dryers at hotel...remember different outlets! Average temperature is 20 degrees celcius in May
Transportation Options for Locanda del Gallo
BY PLANE the most convenient airports are:
- Perugia S. Egidio 15 Km.
– Rome, Fumincino and Ciampino airports 200 Km.
– Florence Peretola 170 Km.
– Ancona Falconara 130 Km
– Bologna Forlì 150 Km.
BY TRAIN the closest railway station is Perugia 20km from the Locanda. You can take the train from any of the above airports, then take a taxi from the railway station in Perugia to Locanda del Gallo.
Car rentals and car service are available from all major airports