• Pizza and gelato cooking class in Rome
  • Pizza and gelato cooking class in Rome
  • Pizza and gelato cooking class in Rome
  • Pizza and gelato cooking class in Rome

Private food market tour and pizza making cooking class in Rome

Join us for an immersive family-friendly culinary journey through Rome, where the soul of Roman cuisine intertwines with the city's vibrant cultural tapestry. Immerse yourself in a delightful fusion of authentic flavors at one of the city's most enchanting markets, complemented by a hands-on pizza-making experience!


About this tour:

4 hours
Live tour guide
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Experiences designed for your needs
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Guaranteed Departure

  • Uncover the art of crafting the classic Roman pizza dough
  • Enjoy three tasting stops at traditional Roman bottegas/food stands
  • Discover one of the Italian capital's most iconic food markets
  • Go back to our cooking school to finalize your pizza creation
  • Relish the flavors of your handmade pizza and receive a digital booklet to recreate the experience

Enjoy this Roman culinary escapade that seamlessly blends the essence of Roman cuisine with the city's vibrant cultural tapestry. Our expert chef will guide you on a journey to become a genuine "pizzaiolo" at our recently opened Cooking School, following an exploration of one of the renowned Roman food markets.


Begin Your Roman Culinary Voyage

Step into the warm embrace of our newly opened cooking school at Towns of Italy in the heart of the Eternal City, where the art of crafting the perfect Roman pizza dough takes center stage. Our expert chef, a maestro in the culinary realm, eagerly unveils the closely guarded secrets behind this iconic dough. With meticulous step-by-step guidance, participants will delve into the intricacies of creating the classic 180-gram dough ball, refining their skills as potential pizzaiolos. From the precise selection of flour to the perfect balance of water and yeast, every detail contributes to the authenticity of this Roman culinary masterpiece. Explore the nuances of the dough's fermentation process, a crucial element in enhancing its flavor profile. As the dough rests and rises you will surely anticipate the moment when the delicious pizza will grace your taste buds.


Explore the Culinary Side of Rome with a Special Food Market Visit

While the dough rests, our journey leads us into the heart of Rome, where you'll not only discover the traditional Italian approach to grocery shopping but also immerse yourself in the magic atmosphere of local markets teeming with vibrant colors, aromas, and the buzz of enthusiastic vendors. Experience the true essence of Roman culinary culture as you navigate through these bustling markets, gaining insights into the freshest produce and essential ingredients that characterize authentic Roman cuisine. Indulge in three unique tasting stops, each showcasing Rome's rich gastronomic diversity. From savory bites to delectable treats, each tasting stop unfolds a culinary story, providing insight into the city's rich culinary heritage.


Craft Your Pizza and Your Memories in Our Cooking School

As the culinary adventure unfolds, return to our cooking school to immerse yourself in a hands-on experience. Roll up your sleeves to stretch out the dough, carefully selecting your preferred toppings. Under the chef's guidance, slide your creations into the oven and eagerly anticipate the mouth watering aromas. Once your pizza emerges, savor the handmade delights paired with exquisite local wines or refreshing soft drinks for younger participants.


Engage in a memorable experience, bonding while crafting pizzas, and take your memories with you in a special digital booklet!


Important Information

Please inform us of any food intolerance or allergy in advance. THIS TOUR IS NOT SUITABLE FOR CELIAC. Please let us know in advance any special need or impaired mobility of the clients and we will do our best to accomodate them.

Rain Policy

This tour runs on rain or shine.


Pizza lesson with a local Chef
Use of apron and cooking utensils
All ingredients for your pizza
Short walking tour with an English speaking foodie expert
3 Tasting stops & Food Market Visit or local Roman Bottegas
Pizza lunch with wine or soft drinks
Graduation Certificate
Digital Booklet with recipes

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price per person
based on a group of 4