Discover the endless charm of the Tuscan countryside near Florence in Italy

Enticing Flavors of Italy Tour: Private Cooking Courses, Wine & Olive Oil Tasting

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Customizable Itinerary

This is a sample itinerary to inspire a personalized trip designed with your travel specialist

Countries Visited


Places Visited

Rome, Trevi, Tuscany, Florence...

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Suggested Duration

8 Days

Your 8-day custom-tailored Italy tour of private cooking courses, wine, and olive oil tasting lets you explore illustrious flavors along your journey. The enticing aroma of fresh pasta emerges from a small restaurant in an antique building. Michelangelo’s David stares down at you from a stunning perch etched in brilliant marble and the Colosseum lights up the night with powerful arches. Wander a medieval town with a chef as your guide. finding tradition, culture, and heritage along the way. 

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Trip Highlights

  • Revel in private cooking courses with a classic Italian chef
  • Indulge in the local flavors of your cuisine paired with specific wines chosen by a sommelier to bring out the best combinations
  • Explore the fabulous history and culinary neighborhoods of Rome on a walking tour
  • Spend time in a medieval village situated atop the Umbrian hillside
  • Discover the endless charm of the Tuscan countryside near Florence
  • Traverse the artistic streets and museums of the Renaissance city of Florence and its wealth of celebrated restaurants and gelaterias

Starting Price

$6,235 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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