6 Days Food, Culture, and Cooking Holiday in Malamocco, Italy

6 Days Food, Culture, and Cooking Holiday in Malamocco, Italy

  • Relais Alberti, Campo della chiesa, Malamocco, Veneto, Italy

Italy Cooking Vacations

Experience wonderful moments at Alberti. If you are looking for a unique and fun holiday, Alberti has prepared an exciting vacation that will allow you to pick up your own ingredients fresh from its orchard by bike! You will also enjoy the beautiful islands of the Venetian Lagoon where you will experience the silence and peace of this place. Join this vacation and savor every moment Italy has to offer!

Highlights

  • 3 cooking classes
  • Cycling to pick up cooking ingredients
  • Enjoy excursion to the Venetian Lagoon by Bora Boat
  • Pick up by car from the Pier Lido
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Special gift
  • All meals
  • 4 days with instruction
  • Italian, English
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Alberti is much more than a tourist hotel; it is first and foremost an experiential journey where every moment becomes an opportunity to see, smell, taste, touch, and live. Alberti is a place to rediscover the smells and scents of forgotten flavors and sensations, away from the routine of the city. It's a place to get together and to rediscover the simple pleasures of life.

Relais Alberti consists of two close by XVI century villas: Cà Alberti and Cà del Borgo. Both villas are reachable either by car or boat. They are furnished with ancient Venetian furniture, Murano glass chandeliers, precious carpets and fabrics, and marvelous stuccos. There, you can really get the feeling of the past.

All rooms at Alberti are equipped with every comfort that includes room service, TV, air-conditioning, bathrobe, Wi-Fi, and telephone.

Day 1

  • Welcome drink at Relais Alberti upon arrival
  • Check-in and free time to chill out
  • Special dinner at Relais Alberti

Day 2

  • Homemade breakfast with Le Locandiere cakes, biscuits, delicious jams, and handmade butter and yogurt
  • Bicycle ride to reach the orchard where to pick up the ingredients for the cooking class at 11:00
  • Cooking lesson with Le Locandiere at 12:00
  • Lunch at 13:30
  • Certificate of attendance and special gift at 15:00
  • Free time
  • Aperitif with the special finger food and snacks at 18:00
  • Free dinner

Day 3

  • Breakfast
  • Unforgettable tour with the vintage 1964 Bora Boat to discover the marvelous islands of the Venetian Lagoon and have lunch in Pellestrina at 11:00
  • Free dinner

Day 4

  • Homemade breakfast with Le Locandiere cakes, biscuits, delicious jams, and handmade butter and yogurt
  • Cooking lesson with Mrs. Liverina, a true icon of the Malamocco Old Town, who will teach you the Malamocchina sauce recipe, with tomato and mussels, and learn how to make fresh pasta filled with local ingredients and herbs. This lesson will be held in the stunning ancient kitchen of Ca' del Borgo Villa at 11:00
  • Lunch at 13:30
  • Certificate of attendance and special gift at 15:00
  • Special dinner at Relais Alberti at 20:00

Day 5

  • Homemade breakfast with Le Locandiere cakes, biscuit, delicious jams, and handmade butter and yogurt
  • Pick up of season fruits and vegetables from the organic orchard at 11:00
  • Cooking lesson with Le Locandiere, who will teach you all the secrets of canning and preservation
  • Lunch at 13:30
  • Certificate of attendance and special gift at 15:00

Day 6

  • Departure

Cooking classes

The holiday includes a five-minute ride by bike to reach Alberti's vegetable garden. There, the chefs will show you their beautiful orchard and pick up the fresh and 100% organic ingredients to prepare the seasoned aromatic salt, jams, pesto, or tomato sauce.

You will also learn cooking with Mrs. Liverina in the stunning ancient kitchen of Ca' del Borgo Villa. The true icon of the Malamocco Old Town will teach you the Malamocchina sauce recipe, with tomato and mussels, and learn how to make fresh pasta filled with local ingredients and herbs.

In this vacation, you will enjoy an excursion to unforgettable and marvelous islands of the Venetian Lagoon with the vintage 1964 Bora Boat. You will have lunch in Pellestrina, a fishermen island where you will experience the silence and peace of the lagoon. Before coming back at the Relais, you will have the opportunity to admire a breathtaking sunset on the lagoon, while sipping a Prosecco.

  • Michela Cafarchia

    Michela is Alberti's founder and cooking class instructor.

  • Micaela

    Micaela is a chef and cooking class instructor at Alberti.

Relais Alberti is located in the center of the little village of Malamocco, on the island of Venice Lido. This historical village has been one of the first original settlements in the city of Venice.

At Alberti, food is 100% organic and handmade and comes daily from the bio orchard, starting from the breakfast, Alberti’s specialty, to the finger food and special recipes they offer their guests during the day. Special attention goes to the breakfasts, true hymn to the purity of the total homemade ingredients, treated with fine detail

On day four, you will have a cooking lesson with Mrs. Liverina, a true icon of the Malamocco old town, who will teach you the Malamocchina sauce recipe with tomato and mussels. You will learn how to make fresh pasta filled with local ingredients and herbs.

During this vacation, you can enjoy some various activities such as walking under the stars along the beaches of Malamocco in the moonlight, pedaling through the typical narrow streets of the village Metamauco leaving messed-up hair from the salty breeze, and finding comfort and privacy in the shade of a tree. You can also discover a historical sixteenth-century building in a land rich in history and fascinating mysteries.

  • 2 dinners at Relais Alberti
  • 3 lunches at Relais Alberti
  • 3 cooking classes
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Excursion to the Venetian Lagoon
  • Pick up by car from the Pier Lido
  • Special gift

Arrival by airplane

Please book your flight to arrive at Venice Marco Polo Airport (VCE).

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 100% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.

Venice, Italy

Alberti is much more than a tourist hotel. It is an experiential journey where every moment becomes an opportunity to see, smell, taste, touch, and live.

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6 days / 5 nights

Low season
  • November - April

 

High season
  • May - October​

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