In the heart of the beautiful countryside of the Marche region of central Italy, just 10 km (6 miles) from Urbino, the Tenuta Santi Giacomo e Filippo’s 360 hectares (890 acres) of grounds include vineyards, woods, and lakes that can be explored on foot or by bike. Feast your eyes on this unspoiled beauty, before settling down to enjoying the fruit of all this glorious countryside. The staff at the Tenuta Santi Giacomo e Filippo would be delighted to arrange sporting activities for the more active, while families might prefer a leisurely picnic, after taking a ride on our horses, perhaps.


Bicycle rental

One hour: €5

Half-day: €9

One-day: €15

What better way to savor the peace and tranquility of the extensive grounds of the Tenuta Santi Giacomo e Filippo, as well as the local beauty spots further afield, than on foot? Available from our Reception where you can book the itinerary of your choice, is a walking map, showing the many options available. For example, you can let your footsteps and your breathing be guided by the notes of mystical music, the better to help you relax, allowing you to explore your thoughts. For the more energetic, there are plenty of alternatives in the area, including those keyed on extreme sports.


An ideal option for families: a picnic in the vineyards of the Tenuta Santi Giacomo e Filippo, or under the ancient oak trees on the shores of one of the lakes that forms part of the Oasi faunistica “La Badia” nature reserve in which the Tenuta stands, with the contents of your picnic hamper prepared to your specification by our chef. Details and reservations at Reception.