Albany Cooking Classes Gio Culinary Studio: 22 So. Main St. Voorheesville, New York 12186


Culinary and Yoga Retreat to Tuscany, Italy!


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Depart: June 23, 2017, Return : July 2, 2017

Join Gió Culinary Studio for a life changing experience!

This is a chance of a lifetime to experience the food, beauty, culture and people of Tuscany, Italy in a way that is enriching and relaxing. Gió Culinary Studio has been hosting culinary excursions to Italy since 2011. We speak Italian, and have made many Italian friends over the years, you're in good hands. Let us share our knowlege, experience and love of Italy with you!

We only accept a small number of travelers, so it's best to reserve early!

The cost of the this retreat is $3600.00. We offer an easy payment plan!


    The Cost Includes:
    * Some minor itinerary items are subject to change without notice.

  • Round Trip Coach Airfare from Newark/JFK to Milano*

  • Shuttle or Train from Milano Airport to our villa in Ripoli

  • Rental Car(s) for the Group** (not for individual use)

  • Accommodations:
  • First class accommodations at the Palazzo Rosadi, an 18th century Villa in the heart of Tuscany, located in the beautiful country village of Ripoli …population 60 people!

  • Updated Gourmet kitchen with 18th century charm

  • Comfortable double occupancy rooms w/ AC

  • In-suite private bathrooms

  • Balconies

  • Outdoor eating areas

  • In ground swimming pool

  • Laundry Facilities

  • Wi-fi /Internet and Satellite TV

  • Outdoor Courtyard

  • Beautiful views everywhere you look!


  • Breakfast each morning (consisting of a typical Italian breakfast)

  • Hands-on cooking classes (Frequency decided by the group)

  • Daily Yoga classes (optional)

  • Meal following each cooking class, including wines

  • Daily excursions to Medieval cities, markets, restaurants and Artisan shops

  • Visits to food and craft festivals (when available)

  • Vineyard Tour and Wine tasting including lunch or merenda at the Vineyard

  • One surprise outing planned by the Villa owner(time permitting)

  • Plenty of free time!

  • Not Included:
    Wines, drinks and groceries for everyday consumption (outside of special dinners and cooking classes). Lunches, dinners and snacks at restaurants and cafes. Tickets, transportation, and entrance fees to tourist sites and museums not included in the itinerary. Transportation and parking fees to Newark/JFK airport. Hotel stays outside of the villa.
    Prior to Departure:
    Planning dinner/lunch meeting at Gio Culinary Studio: Dates TBD
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