Prices for week-long cooking holidays

The price of €1650 (Euros) is per person, based on two people sharing a bedroom with private bathroom. This is around $1760 (US Dollars) or around £1400 (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 €1150 per person. Non-cooking guests are welcome to join us for all non-cooking activities, including all trips, meals and wine-tastings.


 Cooking guest1€1650
 Non-cooking guest1€1150
 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

2017 calendar

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

Apr. 29th – May 5th
May 6th – May 12th
May 13th – May 19th
Vegetarian course
May 20th – May 26th
2 places available
May 27th – June 2nd
June 3rd – June 9th
June 10th – June 16th
August 26th – September 1st
September 2nd – September 8th
September 9th – September 15th
Vegetarian course
4 places available
September 16th – September 22nd
4 places available
September 23rd – September 29th
2 places available
September 30th – October 6th
2 places available
October 7th – October 13th


$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.