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The highlight of our trip!

What can I say? Sunset over Tuscany, wine and laughter with friends and family, dancing at the top... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Awesome night!

This past week in Florence we participated in AT wine tour + cooking class! It was an awesome... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alyssa M
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“ravioli”(92 reviews)
“cooking class”(132 reviews)
The Accidental Tourist was born in the spring of 1998 offering the first single-day hands-on cooking class in Tuscany. We welcome the curious and open-minded traveler in the heart of our Tuscan home, for an authentic yet magical experience. We take...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Via Roma 647 | Bagno A Ripoli, 50010, Florence, Italy
+39 348 602 0257
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What can I say? Sunset over Tuscany, wine and laughter with friends and family, dancing at the top of a torrent overlooking the beautiful countryside, and a fun filled tour and cooking class with Majla all packaged together into an unforgettable experience. Thank you Majla...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This past week in Florence we participated in AT wine tour + cooking class! It was an awesome experience. Steve was such a pleasure to work with and it was obvious he loves his job! Food was great & company was even better! Will recommend!

Thank Alyssa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an awesome way to spend the afternoon and evening. Wine tour and cooking class. From the pickup until the end of the night we had fantastic service and experience. As it is a small tour group (max 8) it is way more personal than...More

Thank Judith C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Majla, I want to thank you very much for all the great lessons about pasta and life that you shared so kindly with us. It was the high point of the trip for me and my mother, by far. I hope you keep the house...More

Thank luna l
Reviewed August 13, 2018

My daughter and I thoroughly enjoyed our cooking class with Gabriella. She and her family are wonderful hosts and they live in a lovely home surrounded by olive trees. We learned how to make ravioli and tagliatelle pasta - not only was it fun, but...More

Thank Frannytoca
Reviewed August 11, 2018

My husband and I loved spending the afternoon in Tuscany while visiting Florence. Our guide was very informative and friendly. We tasted (and later purchased) delicious wine. The food was so fun to make! It turned out delicious! We wish others who signed up could...More

Thank mollys72989
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Everything from start to finish was absolutely perfect!!The experience was intimate, informative and DELICIOUS! Everyone took the most care of us and opened their home to us and it was pure magic! The food was so delicious and the view was EPIC! You must do...More

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Reviewed August 2, 2018

What an incredible experience. We were lucky enough to end up with a private class with Gabriella and were truly enveloped into their family. The ride out to Rignano sull'Arno was stunning and a great chance to get out of the city. Gabriella and her...More

Thank Eric A
Majla Francesca P, Owner at Accidental Tourist, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

Thanks so much for your flattering feedback, Eric!

Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

This cooking class was excellent! Majla and her husband were so welcoming, knowledgeable, and kind! My husband and I took their cooking class together and learned so much from them! We had a great time! It was also so nice to be picked up in...More

Thank Natalia M
Reviewed July 24, 2018

We did the pasta making class with Majla in April with our two children ages 12 and 14. We weren't sure what to expect but it was perfect from start to finish! Majla's castle is beautiful, and she is so warm and friendly. We started...More

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Majla Francesca P, Owner at Accidental Tourist, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

How lovely of you to remember! Thanks, I truly appreciate it. A big hug to your kids. Hope to see you again when they are taller than you! (anyday now...That's how it happened to me). Til then, make plenty of pasta!

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Sandee J
July 14, 2018|
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Response from MajlaFrancescaP | Property representative |
Hello! I am so sorry I had missed your inquiry... Our website has all details including prices, schedules and availability. We hope to have you with us! Majla
Jessica M
June 4, 2018|
Response from MajlaFrancescaP | Property representative |
Hello Jessica, I am so sorry I hadn't seen your question, I didn't even know I could receive questions via TA, and did not receive a notice! At this point, I hope you enjoyed your tour! Majla
Wendy D
March 19, 2018|
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Response from DRNJ1960 | Reviewed this property |
if you just do the cooking class no stairs at all and a very short walk inside the kitchen and prep area. Pickup and drop off are done on the other side of the river as they don't come into town. You could always take a... More