Lake Como Cooking Experience


Tour Number

Activity Level



Food and Wine, Local Experience


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6



English (fluent), French (advanced), Italian (fluent)

Enjoy Lake Como through a unique experience, cook in a professional kitchen!

Our experience will take place in a beautiful family-run restaurant in a small and charming village of Lake Como. It is not only a cooking class, but a way to share some knowledges with the passionate owners about food and wine. Only organic, fresh and seasonal ingredients are used in the kitchen; the restaurant has also a small shop dedicated to organic and natural products and a huge variety of natural wines! We will start our day in the morning, at around 10 a. m. We will enjoy a good Italian Espresso, a tea, a cold drink or a fruit juice before starting cooking. What are we going to prepare? We will cook a main course (pasta with Bolognese for example) and we will knead and bake a cake. When our food is ready, we will enjoy a nice meal, matching it with a selection of good wines.


- meeting at 10 a. m. at the boats'landing stage in Gravedona
- start of our experinece (cooking class followed with wine and food tasting)
- end of the cooking class. I can give you information to visit the area

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Monument/Building

End Point Options: Monument/Building

Duration: 4 hours


We will walk to reach the place where we will have our food and wine tasting (about 5 minutes walking from the boats' landing stage).

What’s Included

Other: My assistance and service during the tour.
Private Cooking class.
Lunch with wine and drinks included.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

40 Euro - - Boat return ticket to Gravedona (from Bellagio is for example 16,60 Euro per person with the slow boat and 24,20 per person with the hydrofoil)
- Personal expenses (a bottle of wine)

What’s Extra

Other: Your personal expenses


I am a licensed Tour Leader and not a licensed guide: I do not have a license to give tours inside historical monuments and museums.

I am not a driver. For my tours I arrange transfers with a private vehicle with driver.

A Recent Review of this tour

We were delighted with our tour, and hosts Carlotta and Denis. Carlotta arranged driver to meet us at ferry terminal in Menaggio and drive us to meet Carlotta and returned us to the ferry for our return to Bellagio. All went very well. The cooking class was fun and informative and food, the best! We would recommend this tour to anyone visiting Lake Como region. We wish Carlotta and Denis every success and blessings. from "Australia" Sue & Phillip Saunders
Susan Saunders

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