Enjoy a wonderful tasting lunch in Padua at the heart of Italy's Veneto region. Discover the secrets of Italian cuisine, with a focus on the tastes of the Veneto region, and head to a colourful outdoor market to search for fresh and delicious ingredients.
What to Expect
Our Tasting Lunch is a unique opportunity to witness first-hand how simple fresh seasonal ingredients become delicious specialties.
You’ll see how locals do the daily market shopping as the merchants offer their best products, together with suggestions on recipes and preparation techniques.
Tempt your senses with the fragrances, colors and sounds of the outdoor market – live an authentic experience. Taste a strawberry here a cherry tomato there and smell the aromatic fresh herbs and learn to pick the most fragrant.
Sample your favorite cheese, discover the profume of typical Italian salami and prosciutto and wrap up your visit with a crisp glass of sparkling Prosecco, in the wine bar frequented by shoppers and merchants alike in this one-of-a-kind open air market.
Now it’s time to see how all the wonderful food you’ve just seen is transformed into the typical cuisine of the Veneto. Settle into the cozy atmosphere of the charming restaurant in the historical center of Padova, known for its refined cuisine and careful presentation of its dishes.
Brace yourself for a typical multi-course Italian meal with all the trimmings, just waiting to be enjoyed.
11:00 – Meet in Padua's Piazza delle Erbe and visit the fruit and vegetable market
12:30 – Prosecco break
13.00 – Lunch at a charming local restaurant
14:30 – Coffee or Sorbetto to finish your meal
- Market visit and food tastings
- Glass of wine in a traditional wine bar
- Lunch with wine at a charming local restaurant
- Personal wine and food guide, Mario, Rachel, Silvia or Giulia
What's Not Included
- Anything not expressly mentioned as Included
Know Before You Go
These are the prices assuming that you meet us in Padua. Please contact us to verify the costs in case of meeting in different areas, or to pick-up and drop-off directly from your hotel.