Florence Food Market Tour + Fun Cooking Class!

Visit the local food markets and enjoy a simple cooking class with the fresh food you gather! Shop like a local, cook like a local, eat like a local in Florence.

Enjoy A Florentine Culinary Experience Like No Other

An easy Florence cooking class plus a lively food market tour

Highlights of the Market Tour & Cooking Class include:

Florence Foodie Heaven

Shop, cook, drink and eat as the locals do!

Hands on market shopping

Commence this hands-on experience with a shopping tour in Florence’s fresh food market of San Lorenzo and be mesmerized by the sounds, smells and sights of the Florence food market

Learn how to make a delicious meal

Visit the various stalls and talk to lively local vendors, learning about the best ingredients for a mouth-watering meal

Experience the sights, sounds and aromas of Florence

Enjoy Florence at its best on an unforgettable experience exemplifying the culture, energy and passion for life (and food!) that the Florentines are known for

Walk down cobblestoned streets

After purchasing the best, locally-grown ingredients, walk along the cobblestone streets towards the renowned cooking school

Make a delicious Tuscan lunch

Prepare a lunch that will become the highlight of your trip with the fun cooking class in Florence

Pair with Tuscan wine

The delicious Tuscan dishes you prepare will be paired with a Tuscan wine that will exalt the wonderful flavor of your meal

Tour Details

Meeting time and dates:
9.45 am each Monday and Wednesday from April to mid-November

C.a. 5 hours

Dress Code:
Easy and ready to cook

Not included:
Tips and optional, extra courses, extra drinks

Meeting Point

We’ll confirm the meeting point with you after booking.
If you would like a private transfer to the meeting point please choose the optional add-on.


Knees and shoulders must be covered to enter the churches! Travelling in hot weather? Don’t worry, you can drape a shawl over your shoulders.

If you enjoyed your tour and would like to give your guide a token of appreciation, tips are happily accepted. When asked, the office staff recommends whatever amount you feel comfortable with giving.

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Save time by browsing our website for ideas on romantic getaways, historic residences, palace and castle stays, beautiful views, good value vacations, classic Tuscan country holidays and top attractions. Stop by to chat with us about the best shopping and restaurants in Florence and Tuscany!

Yes. ArtViva, The Original and Best Walking Tours is an ASTA registered company based in Florence, Italy, respecting national and international laws and regulations regarding tourism. (Chamber of Commerce Number 516411)

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1 review for Florence Food Market Tour + Fun Cooking Class!

  1. Wendy

    I felt like i had a small taste of the culture. Our guide and chef was a very informative and pleasant person to work with and he greatly enhanced the experience.

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