Tuscan cooking short break

Tuscany Region, Tuscany, Italy

4 days from
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Palazzo and pool on Italian cookery holiday in Tuscany
Risotto dish on Italian cooking holiday in Tuscany

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Holiday overview

This fantastic 3 night cookery short break near Pisa is an immersion into Italian cuisine; prepare delicious traditional Italian dishes from simple pasta sauces to Tuscan soups while staying in a stunning old Italian 'palazzo' run by Mirella and her husband 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

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  • 3 nights accommodation at the palazzo in a twin/double room with private bathroom in one of the self-contained apartments
  • Please note: prices are per person and based on two people travelling together and sharing
  • A single supplement applies for those travelling solo who wish to book a private room
  • Welcome drinks and tasting of local produce on arrival on day 1
  • Italian cookery lessons on day 2 and 3
  • Cookery lessons start at 10.30am and finish at 2pm
  • Self-catering breakfast each morning at the palazzo
  • All cooking materials and ingredients
  • The delicious meals you’ve learnt to cook during your lessons with wine for your dinners
  • Check in any time after 3pm on day 1 and check-out by 10am on day 4
  • Please note: this holiday is only suitable for a minimum of two people
  • It is not possible to reach the house by public transport so car hire is essential with this holiday

Location overview

Stay in a magnificent 400 year old Tuscan palazzo nestled in the medieval village of Tavernelle, overlooking a National Park in the countryside of northern Tuscany just 2 hour’s drive from Florence and just over an hour away from Pisa and Genova by car. Enjoy a cookery and wine or purely wine holiday in this tranquil setting for a learning holiday with a difference.

Holiday start days

  • This holiday can start on:
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