Italian Cooking Holidays in Tuscany

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.

No Single Supplement

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

Small & Friendly Groups

Group sizes are between 8 and 10 guests, offering you the best experience.

Great mixture of cooking, visits and time to relax by the pool. The food was delicious and the Tuscan scenery was wonderful.

Dates for 2020

DatePriceAvailability  
4 Jul - 11 Jul£1599Sold Out
22 Aug - 29 Aug£1599Sold Out
29 Aug - 5 Sep£1599Sold Out
5 Sep - 12 Sep£1599Sold Out
12 Sep - 19 Sep£1599Last Room Request More Info »
19 Sep - 26 Sep£1599Last Room Request More Info »
26 Sep - 3 Oct£1599Sold Out
3 Oct - 10 Oct£1599Sold Out
10 Oct - 17 Oct£1599Only 2 Rooms Left Request More Info »
17 Oct - 24 Oct£1599Only 2 Rooms Left Request More Info »

Dates for 2021

DatePriceAvailability  
1 May - 8 May£1599Available Request More Info »
8 May - 15 May£1599Available Request More Info »
15 May - 22 May£1599Only 2 Rooms Left Request More Info »
29 May - 5 Jun£1599Available Request More Info »
5 Jun - 12 Jun£1599Available Request More Info »
12 Jun - 19 Jun£1599Only 2 Rooms Left Request More Info »
19 Jun - 26 Jun£1599Available Request More Info »
26 Jun - 3 Jul£1599Available Request More Info »
3 Jul - 10 Jul£1599Sold Out
10 Jul - 17 Jul£1599Only 2 Rooms Left Request More Info »
21 Aug - 28 Aug£1599Available Request More Info »
28 Aug - 4 Sep£1599Available Request More Info »
4 Sep - 11 Sep£1599Last Room Request More Info »
11 Sep - 18 Sep£1599Only 2 Rooms Left Request More Info »
18 Sep - 25 Sep£1599Only 2 Rooms Left Request More Info »
25 Sep - 2 Oct£1599Available Request More Info »
2 Oct - 9 Oct£1599Available Request More Info »
9 Oct - 16 Oct£1599Available Request More Info »
16 Oct - 23 Oct£1599Available Request More Info »

All-Inclusive Price

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

Solo Traveller Friendly

Tailored to cater for solo travellers. Over 80% of our guests travel solo.

Your Holiday Price of £1599 Includes:

  • 5 cookery lessons with our local Italian chef.
  • Villas surrounded by rolling hills and olive groves.
  • Private, en-suite accommodation in one of our Tuscan villas.
  • Sample delicious Tuscan wines at a private wine tasting.
  • Day trips exploring some of Tuscany's most historic and beautiful towns.
  • Private transport throughout stay.
  • Group airport transfers*

* Provided you are able to meet them. Please ask for transfer times.

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.

Serving Prosecco

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.

Cooking Lesson

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.

Tuscany Holiday Winery Visit

Day 4 (Tuesday)

Visit stunning Arezzo and wander its streets on your day trip

After breakfast this morning, we will head to Arezzo with a chance for sightseeing and shopping at your leisure. Lunch will be at our favourite local trattoria. Return to villa late afternoon for dinner.

Arezzo

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.

Tuscany Dinner by the Pool

Day 6 (Thursday)

Third cooking lesson and a visit to Siena

After breakfast, enjoy your third cooking lesson, followed by lunch. This afternoon, we will visit  Siena at your leisure. You’ll have a chance to explore and do some shopping before dinner at a local restaurant.

Siena

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.

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.


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 activities other than Cooking, you can find out more about the Pilates, Painting, Photography and Learn Italian activity holidays that we offer in Tuscany.

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