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4 Days "Taste Your Holiday" Cooking Vacations in Italy

4 Days "Taste Your Holiday" Cooking Vacations in Italy

  • Menica Marta Country House, Via Chiossi 5, 01034 Fabrica di Roma, Italy

Italian Culinary Holiday in Italy

Join the Menica Marta Country House for the best food and wine in Italy alongwith a full immersion in history, art, landscape, and nature. Menica Marta Country House offers a pleasant country location with great weather and where the sea and mountains are within easy reach. Beautiful dcor in every self-catering studio, unrivalled history, breathtaking views, and superb food, make your holiday at Menica Marta Country House the perfect getaway. Come and taste the old Etrurian cuisine at Menica Marta Country House. You will not be disappointed!

Highlights

  • Garden fresh ingredients daily
  • Authentic Italian cooking lessons
  • Complimentary lunches after morning excursions
  • Morning and midday excursions
  • Welcome aperitifs in the garden
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • 2 days with instruction
  • Italian, English
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Menica Marta Country House provides accommodation from their guests. The bed and breakfast offers three differently styled studios.

Alexandros (self-catering studio for 2 to 3 persons)

With its old floral dcor, this studio is furnished with two twins beds, one single sofa bed, a corner kitchen, a living nook, an en-suite bathroom with shower and a private veranda with a table and chairs for eating outside. Other amenities included are a television, an air conditioner as well as tea and coffee facilities. This suite has a view of the lavender and rosemary garden as well as the hazelnut grove.

Niccol (self-catering studio for 2 to 3 persons)

This studio has been painted a gentle yellow and offers views to the lavender and rosemary in the garden. It is furnished with a double bed, one single sofa bed, ac corner kitchen, a living nook, an en-suite bathroom with shower, a private veranda with a table and chairs for eating outside. Other amenities included are a TV, an air conditioner and tea and coffee facilities.

Tellino (self-catering studio for 2 to 4 persons)

Tellino is Menica Martas largest studio. It can host up to 4 people. Furnished in the Italian country style, it has one double bed, two single beds, a corner kitchen, a living nook, an en-suite bathroom with shower and a private veranda with a table and chairs for eating outside. Other amenities included are a TV, an air conditioner as well as tea and coffee facilities. This suite has a view of the garden and the countryside.

Day 1

You will check-in around 19:30 and are welcomed with aperitifs in the garden. Everyone will dine together in a typical old trattoria (extra cost).

Day 2

Breakfast is served in the garden or on the veranda with homemade and fresh products. During the morning hours, you will visit to Palazzo Farnese in Caprarola and enjoy a complimentary lunch (suggestion and reservation provided). At around 16:30, your cooking class will begin and dinner will be served shortly after cooking class, either in the side garden side or on the veranda.

Day 3

Breakfast is served in the garden or in the veranda with homemade and fresh products. During the morning hours, you will embark on an excursion to the ruins of the Ancient Via Amerina and the Church of Santa Maria di Falleri. Complimentary lunch is provided (suggestion and reservation provided). At around 16:30, your second cooking class will begin. Following the cooking class, you will enjoy aperitifs and dinner together.

Day 4

Breakfast is served in the garden or in the veranda with homemade and fresh products. You will then check-out and depart.

  • Trip to the ruins of the ancient Via Amerina and the Church of Santa Maria di Falleri
  • Visit to Palazzo Farnese in Caprarola

This retreat will take place in the Tuscia Viterbese, well known for its natural beauty and wide variety of outdoor activities. It offers a wealth of superb visitor attractions, festivals and events for the entire family. If you are looking for a souvenir or you enjoy browsing, there are plenty of shops and shopping opportunities to be had. Its a very picturesque part of Italy where everything is just steps away.

Nearby places

  • Ciampino airport, 50 kilometers
  • Fiumicino airport, 60 kilometers
  • Florence, 150 kilometers
  • Orvieto, 70 kilometers
  • Rome, 45 kilometers
  • Viterbo, 20 kilometers
Activities
  • Art classes
  • Cooking classes
  • Gold course nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Horse riding / rental nearby
  • Hot spring nearby
General
  • Air-conditioned rooms
  • Dining area
  • Garden
  • Kitchen
  • Lake nearby
  • Restaurant
  • River nearby
  • Terrace
Services
  • Wireless internet

Menica Marta Country House provides food for their guests. Breakfast, lunch and dinner meals are all included.

Exclusions

The old trattoria dinner / meal on day 1 of the trip will be offered at an additional cost. For more information regarding the dinner / meal on the first day of the program, please contact Menica Marta Country House.

  • Explore the medieval villages of Tuscia which include Caprarola, Civita Castellana, Calcata, Civita di Bagnoregio
  • Venture to the natural preserves of Lake of Vico, Lake of Bolsena, Lake of Bracciano
  • Visit the thermal, fresh waters of Viterbo and Orte
  • 2 afternoon cooking classes
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • A welcome pack with regional maps and brochures
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • Entrance ticket to Palazzo Farnese in Caprarola
  • Explore the ruins of the Ancient Via Amerina and the Church of Santa Maria di Falleri
  • Airfare
  • Dinner on the first day of arrival
  • Health insurance
  • Travel expenses
  • Travel insurance

Driving directions from Maglino Sabina

  • Take the Autostrada A1 exit Magliano Sabina and drive on SS3 to Flaminia (10 kilometers)
  • Turn right on SP Quartuccio (2 kilometers) and then turn right on SP Falerina (1 kilometers)
  • For Fabrica di Roma follow direction to Vallerano for 300 meters and then on the right Via Chiossi number 5

Arrival by bus

You can make use of Cotral lines from Rome Saxa Rubra.

Arrival by train

Connections with Cotral lines from Rome Piazzale Flaminio.

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 100% of the total price.
  • The deposit is fully refundable if the booking is cancelled up to 20 days before the arrival date.