Welcome to Let’s Cook in Umbria: authentic and passionate Cooking classes in Italy, Italian Culinary Vacations and Tours

Your Gateway to Authentic Italian Culinary Experiences!



Experience farm life with Let’s Cook in Umbria. Enjoy Italian cookery classes and cultural activities, immersing yourself in rhythms and beauty of the farm.
Since 2005 we have been offering an authentic cooking experience. We are set in a farmhouse located in the heart of Italy surrounded by rolling hills, vineyards and olive trees. This is the perfect place to learn about authentic Italian food with our cooking classes in Italy. Tour art sites and relax in gardens or by the pool.




Get a taste of authentic Italian cooking Classes in the Italian countryside, near Tuscany


We aim to offer you authentic culinary experiences, in which you will learn to prepare traditional Italian dishes. Enjoy rich and genuine meals and discover the artistic and gastronomic beauties of my region: Umbria, near Tuscany. It is famous as “the green heart of Italy”.


Our Cooking classes in Italy take place on my family’s farm in Perugia (Umbria region, central Italy). It is a beautiful farm (agriturismo) set in the countryside with breathtaking views.

Why Choose Let’s Cook in Umbria Italian Cooking School?


  • Authenticity. Immerse yourself in the genuine flavors of Italy as our chef guide you through recipes passed down through generations.
  • Scenic Surroundings. Nestled in the picturesque landscapes of Umbria, our cooking classes offer a serene backdrop for your culinary adventures.
  • Hands-On Learning. Our cooking classes are designed to empower you with practical skills that you can replicate in your own kitchen.


“Why should you take cooking classes in an Italian Agriturismo?”

Discover charming accommodations in the newly refurbished apartments of our picturesque farm. Guests can indulge in the delights of a magnificent swimming pool nestled amidst lush greenery, complemented by splendid gardens for leisurely enjoyment. This idyllic setting is perfect for an unforgettable Italian culinary getaway.


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Learn how to make a traditional 4 courses Italian lunch learning all the basic techniques of Italian cuisine.

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Live an intense daily culinary experience. It includes an Italian cooking class followed by lunch and a private cultural or gastronomic tour.

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Programs feature farmhouse apartment stays, cooking lessons with lunches, and guided gastronomic and cultural tours via minibus.

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Join our week-long Italian cooking experience with farm apartment stays, cooking classes, and afternoon tours included.

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Experience 5-day Food Tours with accommodation, immersive cooking classes, and captivating half-day tours aligned with traditional events.

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The Programs include accommodation in the lovely apartments of the farm and cooking classes followed by the lunches. Free afternoons to relax and enjoy the surroundings or to do some sightseeing in the area.

Culinary Program Dates


Our Culinary Programs are offered on request, available any day throughout the year, subject to availability. They are designed for a minimum of two and a maximum of eight people. We assure optimal environment for mutual enjoyment and personalized attention.
Solo travelers, contact us to discuss joining a booked group and explore potential dates for your journey. We aim to accommodate your preferences and provide a delightful culinary experience tailored to your needs.


I’m Raffaella, the owner of this serene family farm. Our cooking classes and lunches take place in the warmth of my family home. Join me, and I’ll lead you through the creation of delectable yet straightforward Italian recipes. I will share with you my culinary secrets along the way.

At our farm, we cultivate vegetables, fruits, craft jams, produce wine, and craft extra-virgin olive oil . These are the very same organic ingredients that grace our cooking lessons.

I look forward to welcoming you for a one-of-a-kind culinary adventure!”


Contact us for more information: +39 3406461480 (whatsapp) or info@cookinumbria.it

Secure your spot by registering in advance, as space is limited!

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Immerse yourself in the enchanting sights of my city, Perugia, steeped in history. Explore my cooking school and Bed & Breakfast nestled amidst nature, surrounded by vineyards and olive groves. Get a glimpse of the delightful ambiance of my Cooking classes in Italy.

I eagerly await your presence in my Italian Cooking school!

Don’t just taste Italy – create it!

Book now and savor the essence of Italy with Let’s Cook in Umbria.

I encourage you to contact me for more information or further details: raffaella@cookinumbria.com

Rated by KitchenSanity as top cooking school in Umbria
selected by EVERY STEPH like the best cooking class in Umbria
Recommended by The Guardian for your culinary holidays in Umbria; suggested by Studentsville.it for your stay in Perugia

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Next Seasonal Food Italy Tours

Experience the richness of every season – winter, spring, summer, and autumn – with our exclusive Seasonal Tours. They are tailored for small groups, aligning perfectly with traditional and religious events. Each package encompasses a charming farm stay accommodation, authentic cooking classes in Italy, and insightful half-day guided excursions.


All ages and travel companions, be it solo, couple, or with family and friends, our group guests share a passion for Italy’s beauty.

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