The magic of a flight over the Mugello Valley

Silently hovering in the sky aboard a glider and found the absolute freedom and admiring the breathtaking scenery of the Mugello: this is an incredible experience that you can try at the AeroClub in Mugello. The airfield “La Collina” is located in Figliano, in Borgo San Lorenzo, just 13 km from Villa Campestri Olive Oil Resort: the airfield is open on weekends and holidays, and some do not need reservations. To fly you must be at least 12 years old: the flight is during the day, preferably early in the afternoon to take advantage of perfect conditions for soaring. Remember to bring with you sunglasses and a hat for protection from the sun.To fly tandem gliders are used: each glider port in fact, in addition to the passenger, also an experienced driver to ensure all flight safety.

You will fly over the valley of Mugello for a flight that lasts about half an hour: thanks to the transparent roof you can see every detail of the landscape that will lie beneath your feet.

Depending on the day the way of flying can change, ranging from the flight over 2,000 meters to touch the clouds, in low-altitude flights on the ridges of the Apennines, over forests and ridges.

To capture the breathtaking view that you will enjo, during the flight you can bring your camera!

Inside Aeroclub is also piloting a glider school recognized by the Civil Aviation Authority where you can get a pilot’s license: it takes at least 13 hours of flight take-offs and 40 to access the exam.

If you enjoy the flight and then you want to experience the thrill of flying over from the Mugello, the staff of Villa Campestri Olive Oil Resort will be happy to give you all the information you need to realize this dream

Quick Booking

  • Data di Arrivo:

  • Notti:

  • Camere:

  • Adulti:

  • Bambini:

Why spend a holiday at Villa Campestri

Villa Campestri is an ancient Renaissance Villa immersed in the green of the Mugello just a few kilometers from Florence. Tuscany is more and more chosen as a holiday destination, discover why spending a holiday at Villa Campestri!

The best moments of 2019 spent with you! Part 2

The emotions spent in pleasant company are indelible memories that never vanish. Let’s relive once again the best moments of 2019 spent with you!

The best moments of 2019 spent with you! Part 1

Meeting people from all over the world by welcoming them into our ancient Villa is something special for us, who allows us to create authentic bonds that often turn into precious friendships. Let’s relive together the best moments of 2019 spent with you!

Tuscan Tagliata: the best recipes to cook it!

Tuscan cuisine is full of tasty dishes famous all over the world. The presence of numerous cattle farms in the area has made the meat dishes of the real specialties. Discover with us the famous Tuscan Tagliata and the best recipes to cook it!

What to do for the Immaculate in Tuscany

The feast of the immaculate is approaching and offers a wonderful opportunity to take advantage of a weekend immersed in the peace and quiet of nature in search of moments of relaxation. Discover with us what to do for the Immaculate in Tuscany!

5 luxury farmhouses in Tuscany

Nowadays, the farm is not only synonymous with a bucolic environment, nature and animals but also with luxury. Discover with us 5 luxury farmhouses in Tuscany!

The most beautiful villages near Florence

Towers, castles, villas and abbeys characterize the landscapes of the Tuscan towns. Come with us on a journey to discover the most beautiful villages near Florence!

The best first courses typical of Tuscany

In Italy the one for food is a real passion, but what we love most is surely her majesty the “Pasta”! Discover with us which are the best first courses typical of Tuscany!