Intensive Italian cookery holiday

Tuscany Region, Tuscany, Italy

8 days from
per person
No single supplements
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Holiday overview

This very special 7 night intensive Italian cookery course near Florence is all about the cooking; immerse yourself in a week of hands-on cooking lessons making traditional Italian and Tuscan classics with fresh ingredients grown onsite and taught by professional local Chefs more details...

Hours of

Maximum group

Private 1-on-1

Included in the price

Please note that holidays do not include flights, please see the getting there tab for more details

  • 7 nights accommodation in an ensuite double/twin room on the estate
  • Please note: prices are per person and based on 2 people sharing a room
  • Solo travellers can book a private room for an extra single supplement, or be placed with another guest of the same gender
  • A welcome dinner on the night of your arrival at either the estate or a local pizzeria
  • A breakfast basket upon arrival in your accommodation
  • 6 x 5 hour intensive cooking classes
  • A full five course meal after each class in the medieval dining room or antique 14th century kitchen with wine and coffee
  • All cooking materials and ingredients
  • A trip to the market in Florence (please note transport is not provided but there is a local train station nearby for the short train ride into Florence where you will meet your chef)
  • A 150 page cookbook and academy apron to take home with you
  • Swimming pool access
  • A certificate of completion
  • WiFi
  • You can check in any time after 3pm on day 1 and check-out by 11am on day 8

Location overview

All Italian and Tuscan cooking courses take place in the grounds of a stunning 13th century Italian villa in the hills of Tuscany just outside the city of Florence; all lessons are run by local Italian chefs using fresh ingredients that are produced onsite.

Holiday start days

  • This holiday can start on:
  • Fridays
  • Saturdays

Public holidays / Closures

Please note this cookery school is closed from mid-November to mid-March.