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Italian Horseback Riding or Trekking Adventures for Incentive Programs

Get your business group out of the office and into the beautiful and inspiration Italian countryside and see what they are made of. Le Baccanti offers incentive days filled with Italian fresh air and stunning scenery. We can take your group through the countryside either on horseback or trekking on foot to charming Chianti villages or on trails through the rolling verdant vineyards.
Whether you have a group or just a few horseback riding or trekking can add fun and excitement to your corporate event, even for beginners. The landscape certainly plays a vital role and the rolling hills of Tuscany is easily one of the best backdrops to your trekking or adventure on horseback!

Throughout the year, participants will discover the different colors and seasons of  the beautiful region of Tuscany, working in teams or simply enjoying the magnificent atmosphere!

Gourmet pit stops can be incorporated into your customized event either on foot or horseback, to satisfy your foodie guests so they discover local tastes and flavors of the countryside!

Le Baccanti Tours is a luxury travel company located in Tuscany, Italy. We have been specializing in gourmet food, wine and cultural tours of Italy for over 10 years. We pride ourselves on showing our discerning group of clients the authentic and beautiful Italy of their dreams.

Italian Team Building: Wine, Food, Culinary Arts and Culture


What is the objective of a Team Building event?

There are many objectives to a teambuilding even and they all derive from the desire to foster cooperation, comradery and team spirit. For this reason many companies decide to organize team building activities for their employees.

Can Team Building activities be entertaining?

Yes, if the teambuilding event is done by professional staff it can be entertaining! Very often Team Building is also used as opportunities for fun, recreation and incentive to staff and management.

Team Building activities can be adapted in many different ways, including aspects of games and creativity in order to provide an enjoyable evening outside of work. The activities can be customized according to the objectives you want to achieve.

Le Baccanti specializes in creating Team Building with wine, food and culinary instruction in Italy.

Why Team Building with wine?

Team Building activities with wine are an excellent way to engage all the senses in order to stimulate a group’s interest. Sight, smell, touch and taste are the tools that participants will be asked to use for games and for the challenge of the evening. Wine events usually involve a picturesque location, the vast knowledge of a wine expert and enthusiasm of our team to complete the recipe.

Team Building Options: Wine Appreciation, Aperitivo in Milan or Make Your Own Wine.

Why Team Build with a cooking class?

Using Italian food and culinary arts as a medium for team building will highlight the various aptitudes and abilities of your employees and will be an excellent opportunity to bring to light your participants’ leadership, manual and problem solving skills, organization capabilities and ability to work under pressure.

How many of your employees are accustomed to making pasta by hand? And how many can make 10 consistently shaped ravioli in 2 minutes? Here’s how you can put them to the test:

Team Building Options: Pasta Challenge, Cooking in Chianti Classico, Roman Cooking, Outdoor Chef Challenge.

Why Team Build using music and art?

Team Building with music and art amplifies the sense already engaged by wine. Italy is full of musical and artistic masterpieces that will inspire and awe.

Team Building options: Wine and Music OR Wine, Art and Music.

For over ten years Le Baccanti has provided the finest service in customized luxury cultural food & wine vacations and day tours in Tuscany and Italy. Our personalized services are recommended by BBC Travel, The Independent, Le Monde, The Telegraph and scores of satisfied wine, food and art lovers.

For more information, visit the Corporate Events section of our website. Contact us to plan your next corporate event!


Teambuilding in Chianti Classico: Wine and Pasta


If your guests don’t want miss out on the opportunity on a spellbinding wine tour in Chianti Classico but would also like to experience the excitement in learning how to make fresh pasta by hand, you can have the best of both worlds with Le Baccanti luxury food and wine corporate events.

From Siena or from Florence, the wine and pasta teambuilding event will be like entering into a scene from Under the Tuscan Sun and your guests will become the protagonists. The day will involve first visiting a prestigious winery in Chianti Classico, where after a stroll through the vineyards and learning about all the phases of wine production, the participants will be have the opportunity to enjoy a Sangiovese wine tasting– the king of grapes in the Chianti Classico region!

The ride from the winery to the next venue is short, but nevertheless your guests will be mesmerized by the panoramic Tuscan hills and will be greeted with a smile by the chef who guides them through the secrets of pasta making!

Le Baccanti has been designing corporate events, travel incentive programs and culinary team building in Tuscany and throughout Italy for over a decade. Contact us or visit our corporate events section to learn more.


Wine Challenge Aperitivo in Milan


Short on time but would like to plan a great event for your guests?

The solution proposed by Le Baccanti is simple: a Wine Challenge Aperitivo. We consider our events a fun and engaging way to build team spirit in an informal setting.

Milan is often a meeting point for clients and colleagues from all over Europe for trainings, conferences, workshops and more. We can organize a relaxing post-meeting event at a friendly restaurant or wine bar in order to reconnect and wind-down with high quality sips, finger food and wine trivia- all ingredients that are needed to rejuvenate your team and build community!

One of our fascinating, English-speaking wine experts will host your event and guide your guests through a sensory journey to discover vineyards, new facts and flavors, as well as the fine characteristics of excellent Italian wines!

To book your Wine Challenge Aperitivo in Milan or another city in Italy such as Rome, Florence, and Bologna contact Le Baccanti’s team of destination management professionals.