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Flavours of Tuscany Cooking Week

Flavours of Tuscany Cooking Week

8 Days/7 Nights From
AU$2,907 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Cooking classCooking class
  • Tour Code
    FOI-19-5783
  • Travel From
    27 Apr 2019
  • Travel Until
    12 Oct 2019
  • Operating Days
    Sat
8 Days/7 Nights From
AU$2,907 Per Person
 
  • Tour Type
    Cooking classCooking class
  • Tour Code
    FOI-19-5783
  • Travel From
    27 Apr 2019
  • Travel Until
    12 Oct 2019
  • Operating Days
    Sat
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    AccommodationAccommodation 7-night accommodation in TuscanyActivityActivity Small group cooking class on preparing a classic 4-course Tuscan mealActivityActivity Wine tasting sessionMealsMeals All meals and wineTransfersTransfers Transfers from/to airportTransportationTransportation Transportation by air-conditioned bus

Summary

Learn by heart authentic Tuscan recipes and explore some of the most fascinating historic towns of Italy through this week-long adventure. Spend 7 nights in a beautiful villa set amidst the lush countryside of Tuscany, indulging in upscale amenities and excellent services. With an Italian chef, take part in 5 cooking sessions to create delicious dishes that are worth bragging back home. You are also entitled to a visit of a local winery for a private tasting session to experience the exquisite wines of the region. For a deeper understanding of the Italian culture and traditions, hop on a minibus and embark to the medieval cities of Siena and Arezzo, where centuries-old cathedrals and buildings await you. Top off the experience by dining at a trattoria, a traditional Italian-style eating establishment, and in another local restaurant that serves delectable Italian favourites.

This tour departs from Pisa.

Highlights

  • Stay in a villa surrounded by rolling hills and olive groves
  • Learn how to cook delicious, authentic Tuscan dishes
  • Day trips exploring some of Italy’s most historic and beautiful towns
  • No single supplement

2019 Departure Dates
April 27; May 4, 11 & 18; June 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29;  August 24 & 31; September 7, 14, 21 & 28; October 5 & 12

Itinerary

Day 1, Pisa – Tuscany countryside
Transfer from Pisa airport or make your own way to the villa for welcome drinks on the terrace followed by dinner prepared by the resident chef. (D)

Day 2, Tuscany countryside
After breakfast, delight in your first cookery lesson with the chef and enjoy the results for lunch. Afternoon is at leisure.

Dinner is prepared at the villa. (B, L, D)

Day 3, Tuscany countryside
Morning cookery lesson, lunch and then visit a local winery for a wine tasting. Return to the villa for dinner prepared by the chef. (B, L, D)

Day 4, Siena
After breakfast, a day to enjoy sightseeing or shopping in Siena at leisure.

Lunch will be at a trattoria. Return to the villa for dinner. (B)

Day 5, Tuscany countryside
Another cookery lesson this morning. The afternoon is at leisure to relax by the pool or walk through the olive groves. Dinner tonight is at the villa. (B, L, D)

Day 6, Arezzo
This morning is your fourth cookery lesson, followed by lunch. Afternoon visit to Arezzo with a chance to explore before dinner at a local restaurant. (B, L, D)

Day 7, Tuscany countryside
Final cookery lesson and lunch. Enjoy your afternoon relaxing at the villa and in the evening a farewell dinner. (B, L, D)

Day 8, Tuscany countryside – Pisa
Tour ends after breakfast with a transfer to Pisa airport. (B)

Inclusions

  • 7-night accommodation in a Tuscan villa
  • Experienced host throughout your stay
  • All meals and wine, including 2 meals at local restaurants
  • 5 cookery lessons with an Italian chef
  • Wine tasting at a local winery
  • Visits to local towns, such as Siena and Arezzo
  • Transport by minibus
  • Transfers from/to Pisa airport at a specific time

Note: the transfer from Pisa airport generally leaves between 12:00 pm and 3:00 pm on day 1 and back to Pisa airport after breakfast on day 8.

Important Notes

  • Itinerary is subject to change depending on the weather.

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