Prices for week-long cooking vacations

The price of €1750 (Euros) is per person, based on two people sharing a bedroom with private bathroom. This is around $1960 (US Dollars) or around £1550 (British Pounds) based on the current exchange rate. Check the current exchange rate below. The price for a non-cooking guest, based on two people sharing a double room, is €1250 per person. Non-cooking guests are welcome to join us for all non-cooking activities, including all trips, meals and wine-tastings.


 Cooking guest1€1750
 Non-cooking guest1€1250
 Double room for single use2+€300

1) Based on two people sharing a double room with ensuite bathroom.
2) We only have space to accept 2 solo travellers per course. They pay a €300 supplement and are offered their own double room with ensuite bathroom.

A 25% non-refundable deposit is required upon booking. The balance is payable ten weeks before departure. Please read our Terms and Conditions.

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What’s included?

  • Seven nights’ accommodation in a beautiful 19th century Tuscan villa
  • Breakfast (bread, tea, coffee, fruit, milk, juice, jams, honey, muesli, cookies, yogurts etc.)
  • Four hands-on cooking classes (in English)
  • Lunch with delicious local biodynamic wines after all classes
  • A welcome dinner with wine
  • A tour of an organic winery with tasting and lunch
  • Walking tours with official guides in Florence and Siena
  • A wine-tasting session with dinner
  • A farewell dinner with wine on Friday night
  • Recipes of the dishes you learned during the cooking classes and many others

2018 Calendar

The dates shown are Saturday through to Friday. Departure is actually on the Saturday morning.

April 28th – May 4th
May 5th – May 11th
May 12th – May 18th
May 19th – May 25th
Places available
May 26th – June 1st
2 places available
June 2nd – June 8th
2 places available
June 9th – June 15th
September 1st – September 7th
September 8th – September 14th
6 places available
September 15th – September 21st
September 22nd – September 28th
Vegetarian course
Places available
September 29th – October 5th
Places available
October 6th – October 12th
6 places available
October 13th – October 19th


$30 of the proceeds from your booking of the cooking vacation in Italy will go to support these charities:

charity: water

charity: water is a non-profit organization that brings clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations. 100% of the proceeds given to charity: water will directly fund clean water solutions.


WE CARE Solar promotes safe motherhood in developing regions by providing health workers with reliable lighting, blood bank refrigeration and mobile communication using solar electricity.