Genoa Food Market and Pesto Lesson

Half day
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A great afternoon to spend in the biggest food market of Genoa. You will be captured by the smell of fresh focaccia, by the various cheese stalls, meat stalls, bakeries, shops that sell handmade pasta, fresh fish, fruits and vegetables in season. This colorful market is a food lover’s paradise!
With your Genoese insider you will walk along the narrow alleys of the Medieval center and discover century old food shops passed down from generations till reaching a magnificent Renaissance palace where our Pesto expert will welcome you.
Under his expert guidance you will discover all the secrets of Pesto and learn to prepare the it sauce as tradition wants, with mortar and pestle! Fun is guaranteed!
After the lesson, you will have a light dinner tasting the delicious Pesto you will have prepared with your hands with Troffie traditional pasta, together with other Ligurian specialties such as vegetable pies or fried anchovies. Everything accompanied by local wine of course!
It will be a truly authentic experience that will make you experience Genova like a local.

N.B. Maximum number of partecipants: 20 people. Hurry up, don’t miss this chance!

DEPARTURE/RETURN TIME 4.00 pm – 9.00pm
Private tour guide Light dinner
Private pesto lesson
Meals and beverages other than as specified Everything is not included in the “include” list
Taxi and transfer Travel insurance



4.00 pm – Genoa Food Market tour

6.15 pm – Pesto Lesson

7.30 pm – Light dinner (pasta with pesto, quiches, fried vegetables, a glass of wine)