Painting Short Breaks in Tuscany

Be inspired by the rolling hills and quaint villages of Tuscany on our four day short break Painting holiday! The ideal location for a painting holiday, engross yourself in the stunning Tuscan landscapes and capture the essence of the Italian way of life in your work. You’ll also have a chance to explore Florence and discover Renaissance masterpieces in its museums and churches.

With a sketchbook, easels and boards provided, all of the big details are taken care of for you, and Flavours will provide you with a handy list of painting materials to bring with you for your trip.

No Single Supplement

A room to yourself. We never charge a single room supplement.

Book with Confidence

Flexibility and peace of mind for our guests with their holiday booking.

All-Inclusive Price

Villa accommodation, all meals, drinks, activities, tuition, and transfers.

Solo Traveller Friendly

Over 70% of our guests travel solo taking advantage of our no single supplement policy.

Your Holiday Price of £999 Includes:

  • 2 painting lessons with our experienced tutor.
  • Private, en-suite accommodation in one of our Tuscan villas.
  • Visits to Florence and a local village.
  • All meals and wine, including 1 meal at a local restaurants.
  • Private transport throughout stay.
  • Return flights from London airports*
  • Complimentary group transfer from the airport to the villa.

* Contact us for more information

Painting Short Break in Tuscany - Itinerary

Day 1

Benvenuti! Welcome to Tuscany! Upon your arrival at Pisa Airport, you will find our Flavours driver waiting for the group with a sign that says ‘Flavours’. Once the group is all together, you will be taken to the villa where you can settle in, meet your chef and teacher and enjoy welcome drinks. Dinner this evening is at the villa, prepared by your chef.


Serving Prosecco

Day 2

After breakfast, you’ll head to a local village with your teacher to sketch the views. Enjoy lunch at the villa and the afternoon is yours to develop your watercolour and drawing skills in another painting session with your teacher. Dinner is prepared at the villa.

Painting Lesson

Day 3

Enjoy the day in Florence, a world famous city, considered the birthplace of the Renaissance, needs no introduction and certainly lives up to its reputation. Walk around the market, spend the day exploring the many galleries and museums (buy your tickets in advance to avoid the queues). Lunch will be at our favourite trattoria in central Florence. Return to the villa late afternoon, dinner is prepared by your chef at the villa.

Florence Cathedral

Day 4

This morning you’ll develop the elements of composition and colour and have your final lesson with the group. After lunch, your driver will collect you from the villa and take you back to the airport for your flight home. Arrivederci!

Travel Information

With over 20 years experience in organising flights for our guests, our team is continuously researching and monitoring the market for the best flight options that are on offer.

We understand that you would prefer flying direct from your local airport. We have curated a list of direct flights currently available from major UK airports to Pisa International Airport:

  • London Gatwick (EasyJet)
  • London Stansted (Ryanair)
  • Manchester (EasyJet, Jet2)
  • Newcastle (Jet 2)
  • Leeds Bradford (Jet2)
  • Edinburgh (Ryanair)
Pisa International Airport Map

We offer complimentary group transfers between Pisa International Airport and your villa. These transfers are organised to meet as many flights from the UK as possible. You’ll be able to begin your holiday straight away with your group!

If you are travelling from a region of the UK not listed above, or travelling internationally, please don’t hesitate to get in touch to discuss the best flights for your holiday!

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If you might be interested in holidays other than painting holidays, you can find out more about the Pilates holidays in Tuscany, cooking holidays in Tuscany, photography holidays in Tuscany and language holidays in Tuscany that we offer.

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