Beginners Italian language and cooking holiday

Emilia Romagna, Bologna, Italy

per person
No single supplements
Eating pasta at the table outside on holiday in Emilia Romagna
Chef making fresh pasta with cooking guest in the kitchen

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Holiday overview

Get to grips with two essential Italian skills and return home feeling just a little Italian yourself after this 7 night Italian and cooking holiday; discover how to prepare fresh handmade pasta classics & how to pair them with local wines as well as 15 hours of dedicated Italian language learning 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

  • 7 nights accommodation at the 4 star farmhouse, villas or apartments with an ensuite twin/double room
  • Please note that prices are per person and are based on 2 people travelling together and sharing a room
  • If you are a solo traveller, you must pay a single supplement for an ensuite twin/double room for sole occupancy
  • 2 Cookery classes followed by lunch and wine tasting
  • 15 Hours of Italian language lessons
  • 1 Italian welcome lunch
  • 3 Dinners at local restaurants in the area
  • Wine tasting with the meal you've learned to cook during your cooking lessons
  • A handbook of the recipes you've cooked during the course
  • All ingredients, necessary material and information for the cookery lessons
  • An apron from the cookery school as a souvenir
  • Internet access
  • Swimming pool access
  • Check in on day 1 is from 3pm and check on day 8 is at 10am
  • Please note: car hire is essential for this trip

Location overview

This friendly Italian cookery school, set atop its own mountain, is actually one of the oldest farms in Lizzano in Belvedere, with evidence of its existence dating back 3000 years. Located one hour from Bologna and Florence, on the border between Tuscany and Emilia Romagna, the school is surrounded by nature and endless inspiration for you to master the secrets of Bologna’s food and wine traditions, and to relax and wander the ancient streets nearby.

Holiday start days

  • This holiday can start on:
  • Saturdays