Cooking in Tuscany - Week Long
Tuscany is the perfect place for a cookery holiday. The region of Tuscany is world famous for its rustic and hearty food, its rich culture and its stunning landscapes. Get lost in Siena’s tangle of ancient streets, taking in the medieval architecture of its churches and museums. Explore Arezzo’s grande piazza and visit its famous frescos, enjoying stunning views of the surrounding Tuscan countryside from its hilltop position. There is so much to discover on our Italian cooking holidays in Tuscany.
If you’d prefer to go for a short cookery break in Tuscany, have a look at our 4-day cookery break in Tuscany with limited availability.
Great mixture of cooking, visits and time to relax by the pool. The food was delicious and the Tuscan scenery was wonderful.
Dates for 2019
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At a Glance
- Villas surrounded by rolling hills and olive groves.
- Learn how to cook delicious, authentic Tuscan dishes.
- Day trips exploring some of Tuscany's most historic and beautiful towns.
- Sample delicious Tuscan wines at a private wine tasting.
Your Holiday Price Includes
- No single supplement.
- 5 cookery lessons with our Italian chef.
- Private, en-suite accommodation in one of our Tuscan villas.
- Visits to local towns, eg Arezzo & Siena.
- All meals and wine, including 2 meals at local restaurants.
Where you're going to stay
Villa Arezzo is one of four lovely Flavours Tuscan Cooking venues located between the Arezzo and Siena provinces. It is a beautifully restored farmhouse set in fifty hectares of olive groves, vineyards, and woodlands. Excellent craftsmanship went into the renovation of this villa, taking care to maintain its traditional features. The pool area is complete with sun loungers and a gazebo, overlooking the rolling Tuscan hills. Villa Arezzo is the ideal place to come and relax in the Tuscan countryside - view our photo gallery to see more of our cooking venues in Tuscany.
Cooking Holiday in Tuscany - Itinerary
Day 1 (Saturday)
Private transport from Pisa to the villa.
Our Flavours transfer will meet you at Pisa Airport. We will then take you to the villa for welcome drinks on the terrace followed by dinner prepared by our local chef.
Day 2 (Sunday)
First cooking class with our Italian chef.
After breakfast you will have your first cookery lesson with our local chef, enjoying your creations for lunch. The afternoon is free to enjoy as you wish. Dinner is prepared for you at the villa.
Day 3 (Monday)
Visit a local winery and enjoy a private wine tasting.
Enjoy your second hands-on cookery lesson, followed by lunch and then visit a local winery for a private wine tasting. Return to the villa for dinner prepared by your chef.
Day 4 (Tuesday)
Visit stunning Siena and wander its streets on your day trip
After breakfast, a day to enjoy sight-seeing or shopping in Siena at your leisure. Lunch will be at our favourite local trattoria. Return to villa late afternoon for dinner.
Day 5 (Wednesday)
A day to relax at the villa
Enjoy another cookery lesson this morning, followed by lunch. The afternoon is yours to relax by the pool or take a walk around the grounds of the villa. Dinner tonight will be prepared for you by your chef at the villa.
Day 6 (Thursday)
Fourth cooking lesson and afternoon visit to Arezzo.
This morning is your fourth cookery lesson, followed by lunch. There is an afternoon visit to Arezzo with a chance to explore, before dinner at a local restaurant.
Day 7 (Friday)
Final cooking lesson with farewell dinner in great company.
After breakfast, you have your final cookery lesson and lunch. Enjoy your afternoon relaxing at the villa and in the evening, the chef will prepare a farewell dinner.
Day 8 (Saturday)
Private transfer to Pisa Airport.
After breakfast, our transfer will collect you and take you back to Pisa Airport for your flight home.
How to get there?
There are direct flights to Pisa from many regional airports across the UK. For each of our holidays, we provide a group transfer on arrival and departure to Pisa Airport. Our team in the office are happy to advise you on our group transfer windows to help with your travel arrangements – simply contact us»
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