Syracuse market tour and cooking class
Attractions & guided tours

Syracuse market tour and cooking class

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 5 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Stroll among the stalls of Ortygia's market and select the best ingredients
  • Help your local chef preparing some of the best Sicilian dishes
  • Enjoy the delicious meal you have prepared for lunch
What to expect

Get the chance to taste the unique flavors of Sicily and discover the island's culinary tradition, visiting the folkloristic market and learning from a professional chef how to prepare local dishes!

Meet your local chef and follow him among the streets of Ortygia's ancient market, where you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the thousand smells and colors of the stalls. Understand how to choose the best products and get all you need to begin your cooking class.

Once in the chef's kitchen, you will prepare some of the typical dishes of the Sicilian tradition. Learn all the chef's little secrets and ask all your questions in order to reproduce the dishes at home and surprise your guests. At the end, sit down and enjoy the delicious meal you prepared

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Guided visit of the Ortygia street market
    • Cooking class
    • Use of ingredients and equipment
    • Local chef
    What's not included
    • Entrance fees to the sites
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 3-12)
    • Infants (age 0-2): free of charge
    Where

    Piazza Emanuele Pancali, 96100 Syracuse SR, Italy

    Meeting point:

    In front of the Temple of Apollo. Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the beginning of the tour.

    What to remember
    • The maximum number of participants for this experience is 10
    • If the Ortigia market cannot be visited, the chef will guide you through the streets of the island for the purchase of local products in the city shops
    • Inform the local tour operator about any special dietary requirements. You'll find their contact in the voucher after booking
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Portale Sardegna
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the experience begins.

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