Food, Cooking, & Wine


The name says it: emphasis FOOD! Many of our clients tell us they want to go to Italy for the food, cooking, & wine and to interact with the people and culture. Here it is! Your taste buds guarantee you’ll never forget this Italian adventure — olive oils, cheeses, balsamic vinegars, gelato, meats, pastries, candies…and wine of course. Offered not just in the cities — try to get this from someone else — our Foodie trip has a full-day countryside tour in Tuscany…with private guide! That means just the guide and your party. You will be with Tuscan families and experience Tuscany on a personal level. All ItalySource trips include breakfast every day. But our Foodie package covers some of your lunches and dinners too.

What about cooking classes? Many of our clients ask specifically about cooking classes. In addition to our 7-night “Foodie Rome, Florence  & Tuscany” package, we can add a cooking class to any of these packages…

Positano + Rome, Florence & Venice ~ 10 nights ~ $3,395

Hotels + trains + 4 key transfers + private Amalfi Coast excursion

Amalfi Coast & Tuscany Honeymoon ~ 7 nights ~ $3,295

Hotels + trains + all private transfers + private Amalfi Coast excursion + private Tuscany tour

Amalfi Coast & Rome Honeymoon ~ 6 nights ~ $2,895

Hotels + trains + all private transfers + private Amalfi Coast excursion + Vatican small-group tour + private Rome tour

Tuscany Honeymoon ~ 7 nights ~ $2,795

Hotels + all private transfers + 2 private Tuscany tours

A Week at Sorrento & Positano ~ 6 nights ~ $2,545

Hotels + key private transfers + 2 days of private excursions

Foodie Rome, Florence, & Tuscany Tour ~ 7 nights ~ $2,450

Hotels + train + 3 small-group food tours + wine-tasting dinner + private Tuscany food and wine tour

Travel News

A little history on the Vatican Museums

In today’s travel news… History of the Vatican Museums The Vatican Museums originated as a group of sculptures collected by Pope Julius II (1503-1513) and placed in what today is the “Cortile Ottagono” within the museum complex. The popes were among … (read more)


Our Favorite Trips

Most popular among our customers and our team!

The ItalySource “Top 8 or 10 or so” list. We love these trips, of course, but we’re not sure why they’re selected more than others. Maybe one of these will become a fave of yours?


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