Learn the baker’s patience, sommelier’s charm and the art of a pastry chef in these two day tour while discovering the authentic Emilia, where quality is a way of life
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Parma, once capital of the Parma Duchy, hosts on its wide territory many craft enterprises producing best known food&wine products. Visit the fascinating and famous Varano Castle, once crucial point between Emilia and Tuscany.


2 days/1 night. Validity: all year round

Suggested for

The food tour “In just 2 days… become a baker, sommelier and pastry cook!” is for people who love to rediscover the strict connection between history and culinary tradition.

The price includes

  • 1 night in 3 star hotel with breakfast
  • small gift for participants
  • 2 lunches, drinks included
  • sommelier course; pastry making course

The price does not include

Transfers, guided visits, entrance fees to monuments, second day morning activities, tips, tourist tax (if foreseen),  anything not expressly mentioned under “The price includes”. 

Price per person

From 249 euro per person in double room, for groups of minimum 10 people.
FIT prices available on request.


First day

The tour starts with a natural baking course inside a farm immersed in the green of the Reggio Emilia province to discover the pleasure of working the flour and the yeast base with your own hands. And after a bit of effort and patience… a good BIO lunch! In the afternoon, sommelier course to recognize and taste the colored notes of Colli di Parma wines. Overnight stay in hotel in the first Parma hills.

Second day

Morning pastry course in a restaurant in the first Parma hills to learn the chemistry secrets that rise sweets and delight our taste. Then lunch in a restaurant and in the afternoon visit to the Varano castle, focal point of trade routes between Emilia and Tuscany.