Culinary Delights

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Project Description

Culinary Delights

Taste the world. Where there’s people, there’s food, and every country’s cuisine is as unique as its culture. New tastes and textures can be found on Mediterranean coastlines, between Asian mountain ranges, in the cultural centres and rural villages of Europe, and within the countless cultures of the international community. Embrace adventure with all your senses.

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FROM $3969 Per person in double occupancy – land only
Arrival in Lisbon must be on a Sunday as cooking classes start Mondays.

7 night accommodation with buffet breakfast:
1 night in Lisbon and 6 nights in Evora at 4*hotels

1st day from Lisbon airport to Hotel in Lisbon
2nd day from Hotel in Lisbon to Hotel in Evora
8th day from Hotel in Evora to Lisbon
(Lisbon airport or Hotel in Lisbon)
* 5 cooking classes with cooking supplies
* Visit of 2 wineries with 3 wine tastings:
3rd day Herdade do Esporão winery
6th day Herdade da Cartuxa winery
*Other meals included:
2nd day lunch at a local restaurant in Evora and dinner after cooking class
3rd day lunch after cooking class and dinner at the medieval village of Monsaraz
4th day lunch after cooking class
5th day lunch at a local restaurant in Vila Viçosa
6th day lunch after cooking class and farewell dinner at a local restaurant in Evora
7th day lunch after cooking class
* Guided tours with English speaking guide, with fees included:
Evora (Roman Temple, Cathedral, Bones Chapel)
Monsaraz (pottery village of S. Pedro do Corval and walking tour in the medieval village)
Estremoz (14th century castle)
Vila Viçosa (Ducal Palace of Bragança’s, Sanctuary of Our Lady of the Conception

Chile & Wine Tour

The perfect tour for the food and wine lovers.

Daily departures May 1 to Dec 20, 2019
8 Days / 7 Nights / 13 Meals

from $4699 CA per person

• Chilean cooking class in Santiago (stop at the market to pick the fresh produce)
• Visit of a winery and tasting in Rosario Valley
• Visit of a winery and tasting in Millahue Valley
• Visit of 2 wineries and tasting in Colchagua Valley
• Visit of 2 wineries and tasting in Maipo Valley
• Round trip airport transfers
• Meet and greet by our local representatives
• Accommodation at 3« and 4« hotels, 7 breakfasts and 6 lunches
• English/Spanish speaking local guides during the visits
• City tour of Santiago, city tour of Valparaiso, visit of a museum, cooking class and visit of 6 wineries
• Hotel taxes and fees

Tuscany Gourmet & Cinque Terre

Slow food certified Guaranteed tour
from $2599 per person LAND ONLY. (Based on October 7)
Guaranteed departures
May 20th, June 10th, Sept. 5th, Oct. 7th, 2019
• 6 nights in charming 4* hotels with buffet breakfast
• 4 meals based on traditional regional dishes ( Slow Food welcome
dinner, one lunch after the cooking lesson, one lunch with cooking
show , one farewell dinner)
• 3 tastings of a selection of wines
and/or typical products from the Tuscany region
• 1 Cooking lesson
• Half day guided visit of Florence (no entrance fees included)
• Transportation by motor coaches
• Baggage handling for the full duration of the tour
• Professional tour directors

Provence Active Culinary Walking & Hiking Tour

St-Remy to Gordes & Roussillon

“Provence is made for cooking,” raves writer Luke Barr in Travel + Leisure. With this tour , you’ll walk in the very forests, fields and orchards that nurture each produit du terroir. Sample wine where the grapes are grown. And expand your culinary repertoire alongside our charming local friends. Provence was made for this.

Learn about the secrets of classic Provençal dishes in a cooking class with a renowned local chef
Stroll through vibrant markets and meet merchants peddling the fresh flavors of the Luberon
Enjoy locally grown olives, goat cheese wrapped in oak leaves, herbes de Provence and other tantalizing Provençal specialties
Hike unspoiled routes through limestone hills, perched villages and picturesque vineyards

read detailed itinerary here: Provence Active Culinary walking & hiking tour

7 Days Italian Cooking and Yoga Holiday in Puglia, Italy

This Italian cooking class and yoga retreat is immersed in the nature at few kilometers from the sea in the south of Italy in the hearth of Apulia. During your cooking holiday in Italy, you will become competent in many other dishes made with vegetables and Mediterranean spices. This Italian cooking class in South Italy in Apulia is done with expert village women who will reveal the secrets of delicious Mediterranean cuisine!
At the Italian cooking class, we will make together a wide range of Mediterranean appetizers and typical Apulian including stuffed meatballs, rolls, tomatoes under oil, bruschetta, pancakes with sauces and plenty of others. In this Italian cookery course, you will prepare different type of fresh pasta like Cavatelli, Orecchiette in the authentic way with typical sauces. You will acquire knowledge of how to make pizza and focaccia barese with different stone ground flour.
All participants of the Italian cooking classes will receive a cookbook including recipes of all the dishes made during their stay, an exclusive apron and a certificate on completion of the Italian cooking course. Vedaguru Centre has chosen dishes that can easily be made at home, using ingredients that you can find in the market wherever you live.
You will experience Italian cooking lessons every day during this retreat. Before each day, you will have daily morning Hatha yoga lessons before breakfast from Sunday to Friday. Tour will be done on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Italian cooking classes
Round trip airport transfers
Daily morning Hatha yoga lessons
Culinary tour, and cultural and nature tour
Daily breakfast, lunch and dinner
7 nights of accommodation
Skill level
Yoga styles
Yoga mat and free bicycle are provided.
8 days / 7 nights
Available from now to November 30, 2019
double room from US$1,335
Single room from US$1448