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Private Cooking Class – Lake Maggiore

From 380€

Indulge in the authentic flavors of Italy with a private cooking class at lake Maggiore led by a local chef in a beautiful natural setting.

Using only the freshest and most organic ingredients, you’ll learn how to create traditional Italian dishes that will tantalize your taste buds.

Experience the true essence of Italian cuisine as you cook alongside a professional chef in an idyllic outdoor location.

Perfect for food lovers, couples, and groups, this one-of-a-kind cooking class is an experience you won’t forget.

You have the freedom to choose the menu you want to learn and also the opportunity to focus on specific skills like pasta making, or dessert preparation, or baking.

Sign up now for a private cooking class at lake Maggiore and discover the art of Italian cooking in the great outdoors!


Sesto Calende, a small town in the Ticino Natural Park in the lake Maggiore area, easily reachable from

  • Milan – 45 minutes by train or by car
  • Stresa – 20 minutes by train, 35 minutes by car
  • Como – 45 minutes by car
  • Milan Malpensa Airport – 30 minutes by car

We will have lunch in the wood, literally, enjoying food and complimentary beer or wine.

In case of adverse weather conditions, lunch will be held in the living room of my home which has large windows overlooking the woods.

Alternatively, if you rent a villa or an apartment in the area of Lake Maggiore, we can do the cooking class at your residence at an additional cost. In this case, please request information using the contact form.



  • hands-on cooking class
  • three courses meal
  • quality wine or beer
  • bottled water
  • lunch in the wood
  • taxes
Burrata and caramelized bell pepper


Customers will receive a full refund with 24 hours notice of cancellation. The total amount will be charged if the booking is canceled less than 24 hours before the event.

Frequently asked questions

What is the duration of Marco’s Kitchen cooking class?

Usually, 3 hours are spent in the kitchen preparing the 3-course meal which is then shared. Therefore, the total duration is usually about 4-5 hours.

In my group there are people who are not interested in cooking, can they only participate in the lunch (or dinner) prepared by me?

Yes, of course, contact us for more information.

Need more info?

Don’t you find availability for the desired date?

Do you have some special requirements?

Don’t hesitate to contact us, we will answer your questions!

Venetian creamy salted codfish