Do you dream of dining on delicious Southern Italian food, sipping on crisp chilled wine while gazing over the coastline and breathing fresh sea air, la dolce vita style, on your much-deserved holiday? If so, this is the program for you!
Learn to prepare traditional Neapolitan cuisine alongside your talented and passionate cooking instructors who are not only enchanting but fabulous chefs who together with you, will prepare the most delicious food in all of Southern Italy!
During the week, you'll learn about the local cuisine and feel at home as you learn the secrets of preparing regional dishes such as fresh pasta, sauces, vegetarian delicacies and of course pizza!
What better place is there to learn a few dishes than this beautiful area of Italy? We cannot think of a better one so pack your bags now and andiamo! Let's go!
Private transfer from the Napoli Airport or Train Station to your accommodations* (TBD, based on availability at time of booking) in Sorrento; Arrival and check-in to your accommodations.
Relax, unpack and acquaint yourself with the beautiful surroundings and friendly people of Sorrento before receiving a private transfer to your cooking lesson with a focus on Neapolitan menu to include fresh pasta making, complete with a delicious multi-course meal with wine. After dinner, private transfer back to your accommodations in Sorrento.
Today you'll enjoy a private guided tour of the Amalfi Coast with stops in Positano, Amalfi and Ravello to shop and explore these famous seaside villages with breathtaking vistas.
Evening free to explore at your leisure in Sorrento after a full day exploring the coast.
Enjoy a light breakfast before your transfer to glorious Ravello for a cooking lesson with the world famous Mamma Agata and her Hidden Treasure!
Upon completion of your cooking lesson, you will enjoy lunch on the patio overlooking Ravello, including free time to enjoy Mamma's beautiful lemon gardens and explore Ravello before your private transfer back to Sorrento in the evening.
Free time to explore Sorrento on your own in the evening. Dinner on your own; however, we doubt you will want to eat after such a HUGE afternoon feast!
Today you'll be whisked away to the glorious wine cellar and vineyard in Avellino where you'll tour a famous winery for a private tour and tasting of the prized wines to include a gourmet lunch at a famous Michelin star restaurant.
Late afternoon/early evening - Private transfer back to Sorrento and dinner at your discretion.
Breakfast in your accommodations.
Today you'll enjoy a visit to a local mozzarella cheese factory for a tour and tasting at the oldest family owned and operated mozzarella factory on the Sorrentine peninsula where your host will prepare a special tasting of the typical products and flavors of the area.
You'll have the afternoon to enjoy at your leisure to shop, enjoy a gelato or relax on the terrace of your accommodations before you prepare to get your hands dirty with your special cooking lesson focusing on the art of the Neapolitan pizza making at 5:30 pm.
Following your pizza making lesson, you'll enjoy the fruits of your labor in a beautiful garden setting.
Breakfast in your accommodations. After breakfast, you'll enjoy a private transfer to Pompeii to meet your lovely professional tour guide who will provide a guided tour of Pompeii to include visit to the reserved houses that are available by reservation only - a very special treat!
After your visit to Pompeii, you will begin your journey back to Sorrento via a stop at a local limoncello producer in the hills overlooking Sorrento. You'll have time to visit a local village on foot to enjoy lunch (not included) and shop and explore before transferring back to your accommodations in the late afternoon.
Evening free to explore on your own.
Breakfast. Morning and afternoon free to shop or enjoy a nice afternoon exploring the area. Suggestions include taking a ferry to Capri or Positano for the day.
Breakfast and departure. Private transfer to either Napoli Train Station or Naples Airport. Arrivederci to Sorrento until next time!
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Due to the popularity of activities offered in this program, the days of the week for your above excursions may vary slightly based on availability at the time of booking; however, we will do our best to stick to the above itinerary as closely as possible and all excursions listed in the program will be included in your weekly program. Tour package can commence on another day of the week, based on availability.
This package includes the following:
Transportation to/from hotel on any daily excursion where it is not specifically stated above. Airfare, tips, gratuities, travel insurance, charges incurred at the hotel such as room service or any other incidental or personal expenses. Anything not listed in the itinerary above.
All clients are required to show proof of travel insurance or sign a waiver that you have declined travel insurance before this trip is confirmed.
Upon confirmation of availability, a deposit of 30% and the completed and submitted registration form will secure your reservation. Final payment is due in full 60 days before your arrival date. If you are booking this class within 60 days of arrival, payment is due in full at time of booking to confirm your placement in the program. We will also need a credit card number to reserve your hotel room to cover incidentals and other personal expenses at your hotel during your trip.
Upon confirmation of availability at time of booking, a non-refundable booking deposit of 30% will secure your reservation in the above package.