Tuscan Culinary Excursion 2019/2020
Join Chef Gió and Gió Culinary Studio as we travel to Tuscany, Italy for a life changing culinary experience. Together we’ll explore the Tuscan countryside, while teaching you about the food, wine, language and culture of this magnificent Italian region. We’ll host up to 8 travelers for each of these amazing culinary adventures!
There is an extra day of travel before and after these dates.
10/19/19 – 11/2/19 Sold Out
09/28/19 – 10/12/19 Sold Out 07/18/19 – 07/28/19 Sold Out 10/24/20 – 11/07/20 Sold Out
10/03/2020 – 10/17/2020 Available
**Prices are subject to change
Trip Cost (based on number of travelers in your group):
1 Person (Single Occupancy)
FALL $5950.00 Per Person
SUMMER $5700.00 Per Person
2 People (Double Occupancy)
FALL $5250.00 Per Person
SUMMER $4950.00 Per Person
4-8 people in your group (Double Occupancy)
FALL $4950.00 Per Person
SUMMER $4750.00 Per Person
A 1/3 deposit is required to reserve your spots: payable by check or credit card. The remaining 2 payments will be due on the dates specified in your contract.
The Cost Includes:
* Some minor itinerary items are subject to change without notice.
Transportation to and from Airport (Newark/ JFK) meeting point Gio Culinary Studio only
Round Trip Coach Airfare direct from Newark/JFK to Milano/Rome
Train from Milano/Rome Airport to our villa in Tuscany
Car transportation to destinations included in itinerary
First class accommodations in a historic Villa in the heart of Tuscany http://www.palazzorosadi.com/
Updated Gourmet kitchen
Comfortable double occupancy rooms
In-suite private bathrooms
Large Dining Room
Outdoor eating areas
Wi-fi /Internet and Satellite TV
Swimming Pool (Summer)
Beautiful views everywhere you look!
Italian Breakfast most morning
Hands-on cooking classes
Olive oil making tour (when is season)
Meal following each cooking class, including wines
Daily excursions to Medieval cities
Visits to food and craft festivals (depending on availability)
Vineyard Tour and Wine tasting including lunch at the Vineyard
Yoga, Barre, Trail Walks and overall wellness activities (Optional)
Language and History Lessons, total immersion in Italian Culture
Not Included: Baggage Fees, 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. Hotel stays outside of the villa.
Prior to Departure:
Planning dinner/lunch meeting at Gio Culinary Studio: Dates TBD
Some places we’ll be visiting: Anghiari, Arezzo, Assisi, Citta di Castello, Cortona, Caprese di Michelangelo, Florence, Montepulciano, Perugia, Sansepolcro and more..
Contact us below to ask any specific questions or for reservation information.
Please include number of travelers and which year/season you are interested in.