Enjoy an educational immersion into Roman culture, dialect and traditional foods on this food tour. You will experience hands-on lessons while seeing the highlights of the city and learning how to prepare traditional dishes with a local chef. You will return with skills that will last beyond the memories of the travel experience.
Fun and learning!
Call (520) 445-6812 for more information or to book today! Mention code 13197824
- Tour Operator
- Learning Journeys
- 9 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Departure Day||Departure Day!|
Depart on your overnight flight to the "Eternal City", Rome!
|Day 2||Rome||Welcome to Roma!|
Upon arrival, you will have a private transfer to your hotel. Today is free to acclimate to the city and it's magic.
Overnight: Hotel Victoria 4 star Rome (or similar- 7 night stay)
|Day 3||Rome||ROME TOUR|
Morning tour: Colosseum and Spanish Steps and Trevi Fountain
Afternoon- Free Time in Rome
Dinner: Dinner on your own to explore the local trattorias. (B)
|Day 4||Rome||ITALIAN LANGUAGE CLASS & PIZZA MAKING|
Today after breakfast you will begin your language class. Meet at your language school for your first session, which will include an assessment, placement and introduction to the course. Afternoon free to explore your interests.
Afternoon: Pizza making lesson at a typical restaurant. You will learn how to make pizza from scratch
Dinner: MANGA! Enjoy the dinner you have prepared! (B,L,D)
|Day 5||Rome||ITALIAN LANGUAGE & VATICAN TOUR|
Private transfer to the school-Language class.
Afternoon - Visit the extraordinary Vatican Museums. With our expert local guide we'll tour the Vatican Museums, a treasure trove of ancient Greek sculptures, medieval tapestries and Renaissance paintings. Our visit culminates in the Sistine Chapel, the room where the Pope is elected. Next we visit St. Peter's Basilica, by far the largest church in Christendom. We'll see Michelangelo's Pieta, sculpted when he was just 24, as well as Bernini's seven-story bronze canopy located above the main altar.
At the conclusion of the visit, walk across the Piazza San Pietro to board the CAR back to the hotel.(B)
|Day 6||Rome||ITALIAN LANGUAGE CLASS|
Private transfer to the school. Language class. Afternoon free to explore your interests. Return at hotel
Free time to explore Rome and use your new language skills to order dinner! (B)
|Day 7||Rome||ITALIAN LANGUAGE CLASS & PASTA MAKING|
Private transfer to the school. Language class
Afternoon: Pasta Making lesson at a typical restaurant. You learn how to make two types of pasta -Cavatelli & Ravioli!
Dinner: Enjoy the dinner you have prepared. (B,D)
|Day 8||Rome||ITALIAN LANGUAGE CLASS|
Private transfer to the school. Final day of class. Return to the hotel.
Afternoon : Free for shopping or additional options. (B)
Make sure to throw a coin in the Trevi Fountain to ensure your return to Italy, perhaps to continue your studies or personal growth.