BUON APPETITO LAKE COMO
4 Days | 3 Nights | From $806
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Feed your senses with delightful culinary gems and cultural discoveries in the elegant resort town of Como.
Located at the southern tip of upscale Lake Como, this charming city is surrounded by awe-inspiring natural scenery matched by equally astonishing cafes, trattoria, alleyways and lots of places to sample its delicate cuisine.
Your Como Food Tour takes you through the alleyways and principal monuments of the city while giving you time to bask in its landscape and enjoy the dishes most appreciated by locals.
You will continue onto a charming fishing hamlet in Lake Como where your 4-hour cooking course will take place. Learn how to cook meals, using seasonal, local fresh ingredients, and indulge in your creation while enjoying the luxuriant atmosphere of Lake Como.
• 3-night accommodation in a 4-star hotel
• Como Food Tour
• Como Cooking class
Day 1, Arrival
Independent arrival in Como train station, a short, 10-minute stroll to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Day 2, Como Food Tour
Breakfast at your hotel. Embark on a 2 ½ hour Como Food Tour which provides a unique food tasting experience.
More than a simple “walk and eat” tour, your professional English-speaking guides will give you the local insider view of the history, culture and architecture that make up this fascinating city.
Enjoy a cultural and gastronomic journey strolling along the alleyways of the historical city centre in a pleasant sub-tropical climate. Admire the principal monuments such as the great Gothic-Renaissance Duomo, the “Broletto” – town hall Palace, the eighteenth-century “Teatro Sociale” and the church of San Fedele – a fine example of Romanesque style, all whilst pausing at the most popular food shops to enjoy the dishes and flavours most appreciated by locals. Learn all about the cooking process from your expert guide as you savour a tasting of typical fresh lake fish in one of the most popular restaurants in Como.
This is the best time to sit, relax and get to know your travelling companions while enjoying a delicious pasta dish accompanied with a glass of local wine finishing with our famous Italian espresso. (B)
Day 3, Cooking class
Breakfast at your hotel. Join a 4-hour cooking course which takes place in a charming fishing hamlet on Lake Como.
The class is held in a family run restaurant in a characteristic lakeside village where your chef will teach you how to make homemade pasta, using seasonal, local fresh ingredients.
You will be made to feel at home preparing and then enjoying a home cooked meal and local wine, all accompanied by great company. The menu changes according to the season.
This cooking course will enable you to discover local cooking traditions and tips, ideas and methods which you can take back to try out in your home country and share with your friends and family.
We’ll provide all food and drink – all that is required is that you bring enthusiasm and willingness to learn, to meet new people and try to speak some Italian along the way. (B)
Day 4, Departure
After breakfast, check out of your hotel. (B)
3 Nights from $806 per person.
Contact us on 1300 573 044 to find more about this deal!