|Christmas in Italy, Sorrento,
A treasure between Amalfi Coast and Naples bay.
A feast in culture, history, natural beauty, and finally, the authentic Southern Italian Cuisine!
Day 1 (Dec. 21):
Arriving at the International Airport in Naples (Capodichino), you will be greeted by an English speaking driver. You will be taken directly to Mami Camilla in Sorrento or Hotel Soleluna in Piano di Sorrento.
Take a leisurely walk to downtown Sorrento. During the Christmas season, Sorrento is lively by day and night. The streets are filled with the sound of live music, the aroma of cappuccino, and the Holiday spirit. At night, the town is showered in Christmas lights and the shops stay open late.
Day 2 (Dec. 22):
Visit the city of Naples - one of the oldest centres of Italy. Walk along the streets of the historical centre, where ragù sauce, sweets and other flavours waft from the windows of the old buildings. To see "è bancarell" presentations of the Nativity scene, visit the Monastery of San Gregorio Armeno which gave the name to this neighbourhood. After, continue to the famous Monastery of Santa Chiara and other beauties of the oldest architectures in Naples.
Return to Mami Camilla cooking school for a demonstration of Neapolitan Pizza. You will see different ways to dress the pizza and learn the origin and many other secrets that make the Neapolitan pizza the best in the world.
Day 3 (Dec. 23):
An excursion to Positano and Amalfi along the breathtaking Amalfi Coast. Clambering down a steep slope with a stunning view of the Mediterranean, Positano is one of the most famous tourist places in the world. It's small but elegant boutiques can satisfy any taste.
Returning to Mami Camilla Cooking School, you will learn how to make the Neapolitan Christmas pastries such as Zeppole, Struffoli, Susamielli e Mustacciuoli, Roccoco' and more. Afterwards, our chef will prepare a delicious meal to enjoy with a good glass of homemade red wine.
Day 4 (Dec. 24):
An excursion to Pompeii followed by cooking lesson at Mami Camilla Cooking Scholl to learn how to prepare the Neapolitan Christmas Eve Dinner.
As one of the most important archaeological sites in the western civilization. It is an experience of another era to walk the streets of Pompeii. On your return we will celebrate another historical event of the Roman time - the birth of Christ, by preparing our biggest dinner of the year. Under the guidance of our professional chef, Biagio, you will have a cooking experience of a lifetime orchestrating a three-course authentic sea food Neapolitan holiday feast.
Day 5 (Dec. 25):
A day to relax, to discover many local attractions, and to enjoy Sorrento's cheery, warmth, and lively holiday atmosphere. Visit the cathedrals of Sorrento and Sant'Agnello beautifully decorated for the season and the live representation of the Nativities in Sorrento and its neighbouring towns which feature breathtaking views of the Naples Bay. Elegant buildings and villas offer an architectural feast for the eyes.
Today the taste of the tradition is expressed in a long lunch. Mami Camilla'chefs will prepare you a delicious menu including fresh pasta, chicken cacciatore, fried vegetable, lamb, insalta di rinforzo and more.
Day 6 (Dec. 26):
A great wine tasting expedition to learn about the DOC Campania wine. We will then be provided with samples of 4 main brand of Campania wines and explanations of the origins and differences in quality. You will also learn the growing techniques and important components of developing a good wine. In the afternoon, cooking class followed by a delicious meal.
Day 7 (Dec. 27):
Private transfer to the Naples airport. Time to say Arriverderci and Buon Viaggio!
PRICE PER PERSON
Price based on double occupancy
Family with children or small group, kindly contact us
INCLUDED IN THE PROGRAM:
- Six nights accommodations
- 5 dinners
- Christmas Lunch
- three hands-on cooking classes
- Excursions listed in itinerary
- Roundtrip transfers to and from Naples
Available 21-27 December upon request
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