Cooking & Walking Holidays
We believe that the only thing to rival a wonderful walk in good company is a wonderful walk in good company with a delicious meal waiting for you at the end of the day – and that there’s no better food than the food you prepare yourself. We’re proud of our Italian cooking holidays – where else in the world can you find scenery and cuisine with such style?

If you enjoy good food, walking in stunning scenery and fancy learning some authentic cooking skills, our walking and cooking holidays have all the right ingredients!

Taught by local chefs, you’ll get hands-on cooking lessons for a mouth- watering insight into Italian cooking and culture, with delicious results! All levels of ‘chefs’ are welcome – these Italian cooking holidays are all about exploring these regions and delving into their gastronomic secrets! Take a look below for a taste of what’s to come!

Tour Expert

Paul has been leading since 1997. Having had a career as a GP he likes the idea of generalism so does not keep returning to a special favourite place. Instead Paul loves to share his enthusiasm for discovering new places, mainly in Europe.

Our Walking & Cooking Holidays

Tuscan Lifestyle
Walking and cooking.
A one week holiday in Tuscany. During our stay we’ll mix easy walking, some sightseeing and practice at Italian cooking. The walking is fantastically varied with walks along open grassy ridges on the Appenine Watershed and relaxed strolls through historic villages. We also have the opportunity to do some sightseeing in Florence or Lucca.
Next Dept: 26 Oct 14      For: 7 nights       From: Heathrow
Types:    Lifestyle Special Interest Walking and Cooking     Grades: D/Sightseeing
Price from: £789
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Tastes & Trails of Tuscany
Cooking and walking amongst 'Le Dieci Castelli'
NEW Enjoy a new twist on our classic ‘Tuscan Lifestyle’ formula and immerse yourself in all things Tuscan with cookery lessons in our historic hotel and walks amongst ‘Le Dieci Castella’, ten medieval hilltop villages left behind by the passage of time. These villages represent the essence of the ancient life, where old crafts and traditions survive modern technology and the frenzy of everyday life. We’ll squeeze in as many as we can!

Next Dept: 25 Mar 15      For: 7 nights       From: Heathrow
Types:    Lifestyle New Holiday Special Interest Walking and Cooking     Grades: D/Sightseeing
Price from: £825
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