Private Cooking Class and Shopping Rialto Market Tour

From $294.00/person to $587.00/person (Select "Individuals" below) Price varies based on number of individuals in your group
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Shore Excursion Size ? Private
Shore Excursion Type Cultural, Active, Scenic, Cuisine
Shore Excursion Duration 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Activity Level ? Moderate
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? An approximately 45 to 60 minute walk, an approximately 15 to 25 minute shuttle (not included, approximately 5 EUR each way), or an approximately 40 to 50 minute Vaporetto (water taxi) (not included, approximately 20 EUR per person for a full day) is required to reach your departure location.
Food/Beverage Provided Lunch is Included.
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing comfortable, weather appropriate clothing. Hat, sunscreen, sunglasses and closed toe shoes are recommended.
Restrictions This tour takes place in historical areas and, therefore, is not wheelchair accessible. Participants must be able to walk on paved, as well as cobblestone surfaces. There are steps and steep curbs in some areas. This tour is not suitable for guests with walking difficulties or those who use partly-motorized vehicles or walkers. Minimum age to take this tour and to consume alcohol is 21 years. In the case of food allergy or intolerances, tour operator should be informed in advance at least 48 hr before the tour.

What better way to enjoy Venice than by learning how to shop for fresh ingredients and making delicious Venetian dishes for lunch like locals? You will enjoy all this and more on this exciting culinary adventure, making it perfect for foodies!

Have the opportunity to visit places like the Rialto Market and Caffetteria, where you'll get to shop for the fresh veggies and ingredients needed to create delectable dishes during your Venetian cooking lesson. With the chance to devour lunch in Osteria, whet your palate with a wine tasting, and work with a private, professional chef as you learn about traditional preparation methods, this delicious tour is one you won't want to miss!

Your tour kicks off with a shopping excursion at the Rialto Market. This local market is near the oldest of the four bridges that span Venice's Grand Canal and is a place where locals and visitors alike shop daily for some of the best fresh ingredients in town. Wander the market among its fresh vegetables, fruit, and fish stalls to find the necessary components you'll need to create authentic Venetian dishes for your cooking lesson.

After touring the Rialto Market, get a chance to indulge in some delightful coffee, then it's off to the Caffetteria. Here, work in a cozy kitchen with a professional chef as you listen to stories about the history of meal preparation of Venetian dishes. Your private chef will also teach you classic techniques of cooking authentic Venetian meals with your freshly picked ingredients as you craft your meals during your late morning cooking lesson.

Wrap up your tour with a lunch stop at Osteria, a popular restaurant in Venice. Take part in one of the locals' favorite pastimes: indulging in a wine tasting. Whet your palate with regional wines like Pinot Grigio and Prosecco before heading back to your port.

Want a hands-on experience crafting delicious Venetian dishes under the guidance of a private chef? Then, don't miss out on this culinary experience of a lifetime! Reserve your spot on this exciting cooking-and-wine-tasting tour and get ready to explore Venice's tastier side.