This Tuscan Cooking Class & Market Tour is the perfect way to get a taste of Tuscany, and learn how to make authentic Italian food at home.

A tour for food lovers, and all fans of Italian food, you’ll learn the secrets to Italian cooking and get to make your own meal, all with a qualified expert to explain everything along the way.

The food tour begins with a guided visit to Florence’s bustling central market, with the overwhelming display of fresh produce, mouth watering cured meats and cheeses. We’ll get a special chance to taste some of the typical Italian foods and pick up ingredients for our lunch.

Then, in the comfort of our cozy small kitchen, you will be cooking hands-on, preparing typical Italian dishes from appetizers to dessert,  all based on authentic Tuscan foods. Our skilled chef will help you along the way, sharing his secrets to making a perfect meal. Best of all, at the end, you get to enjoy the food YOU prepared, as well as taste the regions acclaimed Tuscan wine. You’ll also get a special recipe book to keep, to recreate your Italian meal at home.

Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime experience!

START TIME 9:00 AM Piazza della Repubblica, Tour & News Stand, under the arches, next to the APPLE STORE, corner with Via Pellicceria
WEAR  Comfortable shoes, we recommend wearing layers if it is cold
Market tour with chef

All ingredients

Cooking class with chef

Recipe book

Food tasting

Use of apron & cooking equipment

Lunch with 2 glasses of wine

Course certificate



Additional information


9.00 AM – 11.00 AM: Market Tour

Meeting point at Tour & News Stand, in Piazza Repubblica, under the arches, next to the APPLE STORE
  • Transport to San Lorenzo Market
  • Market tour
  • Food tasting

11.00 AM – 1.00 PM: Cooking Class

  • Cooking class
  • Hands-on cooking

1.00 PM - 2.30 PM: Lunch with Wine Tasting

  • Lunch with 2 glasses of Tuscan wine
florence food market tour and cooking class
florence food market tour and cooking class
florence food market tour