With this gastronomic tour you will be greeted at the Hotel in the morning before driving through the picturesque coastal village of Sorrento for sightseeing.
Then you will be driven to Gargiulo olive oil factory, where you can visit the ancient mill (1849 frantoio) and the modern mill with explainations of olive oil harvest and production and finally you will taste the extra virgin olive oil and the different types of olive oil with lemon, orange, basil, onions, garlic, bruschetta and many other brands all served with fresh baked bread to finish with the taste of the famous Limoncello and other home made liquors.
After you will have free time to take a stroll into the historical centre of Sorrento with its beautiful stores and cafès where you can buy your souvenirs (time for shopping)
Then you will be driven to a local Restaurant for your pizza lesson arriving there at 11.30am, you will be taken directly for your cooking class. Your pizza teacher, Pizzaiolo, will give you an apron and a hat to start rolling out and tap the pizza dough, followed by the ingredients: the mozzarella, tomato, basil and olive oil (Pizza Margherita) or you can personalize your Pizza with your favourite toppings. Once your Pizza is ready to cook, it will be placed in a wooden oven and after a few minutes, ready to eat. After you will be served a Gelato from their menu list (chosen from you) and a glass of limoncello (lemon liquor).
The last stop will be in a winery located at the feet of Mount Vesuvius to enjoy an amazing view of the bay of Naples, have a guided visit in the vineyard where the famous wine "Lacryma Christy DOC" (tears of Christ) is made and taste 3 different wines (white, red and roseè) served with some appertizers.
The day will conclude here, after which you will be returned to the Hotel in the afternoon.
*The cost of Pizza cooking class is 15 Euros per person (only water or a soda is included)
**The olive oil taste is free of charge.
***The cost for the wine tasting tour is 15 Euros per person.
-We require only CASH payment in Euros at the end of the service.
-Rates include the use of our luxury vehicles, English speaking driver with pick up and dropping off at your Hotel.
-Lunch during the Pizza lesson, gratuities and the wine tasting fee are not included.
English speaking drivers!
Our company is composed of English speaking drivers also very knowledgeable, informative about the area and of course very friendly! All our drivers are trained to offer a running commentary about the history, local customs and culture of each site but only inside the vehicle infact if you wish to have someone that will walk with you in the sites (like the ruins of Pompeii and Herculaneum or the National Archeological Museum in Naples) we are able to arrange an official licensed guide for an additional cost.