Cooking, Wine & Pampering Tour At A Lovely Villa Near The Amalfi Coast
Cook authentic southern Italian dishes in a state of the art kitchen with a passionate local cook in a truly exceptional, historic four star villa hotel on a beautiful and unique country estate. In the lush gardens among olive and lemon trees, sip a cool Prosecco and gaze in awe at views of the Bay of Naples and Vesuvius.
In hills above Sorrento, cook with a joyful Neapolitan teacher in the hotel’s cooking school kitchen with individual work stations. As you dine on your creations, a wine connoisseur takes you through tastings of the region’s best wines.
With your private driver, explore the magnificent Amalfi Coast. Taste local life as you visit a family on their farm where they make mozzarella, olive oil and limoncello.
The ideal cooking and wine tour to celebrate your special occasions like graduations, romantic times for two, milestone birthdays or special anniversaries! An investment in your relationships with those you care about.
Read day by day itinerary below.
Read about the “Italians you will meet” on this Italy cooking school tour.
6 Night Italy Cooking School Tour Itinerary
Private group transport from Naples airport to your four star, boutique villa hotel, formerly a noble family’s home built in 1892, now beautifully renovated. On this 5 ½ acre estate, relax in gardens with views over the Bay Of Naples to Vesuvius, swim in the pool, or take a short walk into Sant’ Agata, a typical small town.
Welcome dinner in the hotel’s elegant restaurant.
Every morning enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet.
Visit a local family’s farm. Tour their farm, sample the mother’s fresh mozzarella, taste their olive oil, drink their limoncello and experience a slice of authentic southern Italian life with a friendly, hospitable family.
Evening cooking class with Carmen in the hotel’s state of the art cooking school kitchen with individual work stations. She’s been passionate about food all her life and learned cooking from her family in their local restaurant.
Savour your creations. At each cooking class dinner, a wine connoisseur guides you through a tasting of the Campania region’s best wines.
Meet Carmen for your mid morning cooking class.
12:30 Private driver takes you to discover the magnificent Amalfi Coast and visit Ravello, Amalfi and Positano. The hotel provides a packed lunch.
Free time on the Amalfi Coast. Return to the hotel.
Dine on the delicious local dishes you made in your morning cooking class.
10:00 Your driver takes you to a family run winery under Vesuvius for a winery tour, wine tasting and lunch.
Return to your villa home.
Enjoy dinner in a top quality restaurant.
9:45 Take the public hydrofoil to explore Capri on your own, weather permitting. Lunch on your own in Capri. Return to the hotel about 4:00 p.m. with the hotel’s driver.
6:00 pm Half hour class on making Neapolitan pizza dough. Leave the dough to rise for about two hours.
8:00 Enjoy your pizza dinner. The real Neapolitan pizza!
10:00 Cooking class with Carmen. Lunch of your Neapolitan creations.
Afternoon free to relax or explore. Dinner is on your own.
After breakfast, reluctant departure for Naples airport or train station.
• Private pick-up & drop-off at Naples airport or train station between 8:00 a.m.– 8:00 p.m. (supplement will added for an early or late arrival and departure
• 6 nights room at 4 star hotel with breakfast buffet
• 3 multi-course hands-on cooking classes + short pizza dough class
• 3 wine tastings with cooking class dinners
• Excursion to Amalfi Coast with driver/guide
• Private transport to/from Sorrento to catch hydrofoil for Capri
• Visit a winery
• Visit and tastings with farm family
• 4 lunches (including tasting lunch at farm)
• 5 dinners including local wine, water, coffee
•beverages consumed outside meal times