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Florence Cooking Course and Local Market Visit provided by Caf Tour & Travel

Florence Cooking Course and Local Market Visit

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 04/08/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Florence Cooking Course and Local Market Visit
Customers can be subject to a body temperature check. If the temperature is more than 37,5 °C, the clients are not allowed to access the Activity. Important: All Cooking Class Team is vaccinated for Covid-19
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Updated 04/08/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
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Departure Point
Piazza di San Lorenzo, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy
Duration
5h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Lunch with wine
  • Recipes to take home
  • Cooking class with expert chef (maximum 15 people per chef)
  • Walking tour through local historic Market
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Kids younger than 8 not admitted
  • The cooking class will be operated by professional Chefs. The class might be divided in smaller groups, and each Chef will look after 15 participants
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • All Cooking Class Team is vaccinated for Covid-19
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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RRE wrote a review Dec 2019
4 contributions2 helpful votes
This is a great value for the price! We didn't just "walk" through the market...we received informative information (and tasting) of balsamic vinegars. Learned a lot about the market. Luca was a fantastic guide AND instructional chef! We learned four recipes with plenty of
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Date of experience: November 2019
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4856jodyb wrote a review Oct 2019
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This was an amazing experience! The local market included taste testing of balsamics, olive oil, truffles and cheese. Everyone was so friendly. Chef Luca was awesome! Funny, friendly and very informative while we cooked. Made a 4 course meal and got the recipes at the end!!!
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Megan wrote a review Oct 2019
Vancouver, Canada1 contribution
We had a great morning with Francesco! The experience in the morning with Emily at the market, learning about truffles and balsamic vinegar, was a treat! At the school, we got to cook a simple but delicious meal, we met some new people, and came away with some easy-to-make
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René M wrote a review Oct 2019
Regensdorf, Switzerland34 contributions5 helpful votes
We did the Market Tour with the Boss, Francesco. He is a funny guy with lot of experience. A real good cook and teacher. The tour trough the market was to fast over, the cooking very interesting and the Food and the wine real good. This tour is the best way to understand
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Date of experience: October 2019
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mblower wrote a review Sep 2019
La Quinta, California5 contributions2 helpful votes
This experience was very fun. We learned a lot about olive oil, balsamic vinegar and truffles during the market visit. We then prepared a meal consisting of bruschetta, homemade fettuccine with a truffle sauce and chicken with onions and bell peppers. The desert we prepared was
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Date of experience: September 2019
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aakebe
aakebe
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Great tour and wines
Only 7 people and the tour was by Van. The driver guided us during the drive but no guide joined us at our stop in
609Lika
609Lika
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Unique locations and had a great time.
The guide is very knowledgeable of the area. Was very helpful in all aspects of making the tour a success.
deborah_nichele
deborah_nichele
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Worth it
Great Tour! We went to Florence in August and the line in front of the Duomo was way too long. Thanks to this tour
Paradise61543492393
Paradise61543492393
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chaotic
finally there was not much people and also of course absolutely no waiting. so it was not needed! the guide was ver
divia_moodley
divia_moodley
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Must do Trip to experience some Tuscany
We traveled with Walkabout Tours to this amazing experience. Very well organized with sufficient time at each plac
TheTravelingDiner
TheTravelingDiner
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Slow start + great finish
The 1st vineyard, Tenuta Riseccoli, was only okay, good to see the processing of the grapes given it was harvest ti
Ray A
Ray A
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Fabulous
An excellent day, loved the full tour though did feel it was a little too long. We would have been happier not doi
Jules M
Jules M
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Tuscany tour
Fantastic trip lots of medieval beautiful medieval villages.A superb lunch and winery tour highly recommended
pascalbR6826AL
pascalbR6826AL
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A very professional course and fun
Very nice experience, Francesco was a very nice teacher, delicious result! We made 3 types of pasta, the sauces and
81nigarf
81nigarf
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Incredible Tuscany
You should definitely take full package (Duomo di Siena), it's incredible. 500 years masterpiece by Pisano, Donatel
Vinod V
Vinod V
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Very informative
We were able to skip the queues and were also given a great tour of the museum along with a great presentation of D
deborah_nichele
deborah_nichele
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Amazing Tour!
Great Tour, perfect if you want to visit the highlights of Tuscany in just one day. Nice guide, amazing wine tastin
Lisa C
Lisa C
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Excellent value but a bit rushed
There’s an awful lot crammed in to this tour and if you’re short on time then it is definitely the best way to see
Dorothy G
Dorothy G
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Learned many things I did not know
Have been to Florence many times but this tour reveals many hidden secrets about the Medici’s and hidden historic
balkish2020
balkish2020
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Bad experience and very expensive
We paid 47€ per person for a 50 minutes tour guided. We were at the meeting point on time (4pm) but we waited for p
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