Palermo Market Tour and Traditional Cooking Experience with Lunch

Learn how to prepare and cook an authentic meal from Palermo with the help of a chef. Shop for fresh ingredients at the city's oldest market, (...)

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Overview Location: Bologna, Italy
Chef Giovanni opens you the doors of his beautiful house in Palermo to share a traditional Sicilian evening with curious travellers from all over the world. You will immerse yourself in local culinary traditions, local habits and curiosities. You will have dinner with a Sicilian family and eat like they do ! This is a once in a lifetime opportunity you cannot miss if you really want to discover Sicily like a local.

Giovanni's home is an early twentieth century building in the center of Palermo, well lit and full of charm. It is five minutes on foot from Piazza Politeama and the Massimo theater and close to the Norman cathedral and the thousand-year-old Vucciria market.

We are a couple with a passion for traditional Sicilian cuisine. Our menus feature traditional Sicilian dishes and traditional Palermo street food. Get ready for an amazing tasting experience in the hearth of Palermo!
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Excellent value for money
  • Family friendly
  • Tour is wheelchair accessible
  • Dinner included
What you can expect Learn how to prepare and cook an authentic meal from Palermo with the help of a chef. Shop for fresh ingredients at the city's oldest market, taste fine Sicilian wine and more.

Meet your chef at his home and then proceed to an old market in Palermo learning how to shop for local produce based on the season. Select seasonal ingredients to use in your cooking class, where you will prepare a meal like a local.

The menu will change according to the season but will always include an antipasto, primo (first course), secondo (second course), dessert, and fine Sicilian wine. The lesson lasts about 4 hours and is designed for a minimum of 2 people.

Meet your friendly chef, seasoned chef born and raised in Palermo and live an amazing culinary experience. Learn the secrets of Sicilian culinary traditions, meet the vendors at the market and immerse yourself in an authentic Italian atmosphere.

Then, sit down to enjoy the fruits of your labor with fine Sicilian wine.

Practical information

What's inside

  • 3 courses cooking class and dinner
  • 1/2 bottle of wine per person
  • water , coffee
  • Snacks
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Market tour

What's NOT inside

  • Hotel pickup
  • Hotel drop-off

Additional info

  • Refundable up to 4 business days prior to the travel date minus a 7% administrative fee.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please tell us if you have dietary requirement
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers

Departure point:

Palermo, Piazza Verdi


3 hours