A typical village of Liguria, with a perched coastal town, brightly colored houses, and mountains behind.
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A view of the sea on an Easter vacation package on the Amalfi Coast of Italy
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A view of the Mediterranean during an Amalfi Coast cooking vacation

Culinary Experience on the Amalfi Coast

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6 Nights Starting At $3,675

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Spend a week in sunny southern Italy exploring one of the most beautiful and famous coastlines in the world.

Exploring the world on a wine tour with The International Kitchen.
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Making pasta on a cooking vacation in Tuscany

Living the Real Tuscan Dream

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6 Nights Starting At $3,300

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Experience the authentic Tuscany of your dreams on a journey to the Chianti countryside.

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Enjoying a Mexican feast prepared during one of your hands-on cooking classes.

Cooking on the Riviera Maya

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4 or 7 Nights Starting At $1,270

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Worry-Free Booking Eligible - Savor the flavors of Mexico on an authentic culinary tour on the Riviera Maya.

The olives harvested at the farm during your Greek cooking vacation.
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A beautiful day at the beach during your Greek cooking vacation.

A Farm-to-Beach Gourmet Getaway in Greece

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7 Nights Starting At $2,345

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Enjoy a Greek "farm-to-beach" culinary tour full of delectable food and great memories.

Visiting Normandy on a culinary vacation in France.
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Chicken and potatoes in Normandy, home for your culinary vacation in France

Discover Normandy

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4 or 6 Nights Starting At $1,590

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Explore the beauty of France on an authentic and unforgettable culinary vacation....

Worldwide Best Food Tours & Cooking Vacations

Discover the local food, culture, and people of the world's top tour destinations on our cooking vacations and culinary tours.

We have specialized in private, custom, and small group cooking vacations since 1994. Our tours provide authentic, intimate, and unique foodie experiences that will satisfy your tastebuds and your love of travel! Our tours are designed to satisfy you, whether you want to cook traditional Italian food with a “nonna,” taste the wines of Burgundy at countryside vineyards, explore the markets of Mexico, or discover the street food of Vietnam. Through visits with artisan food producers, farmers, cheese-makers, bakers, pizzaioli, and more, you will discover the rich culture of the country you are visiting, and make friends to last a lifetime.

Why book your culinary vacation with The International Kitchen? When you book a trip with us you’re not just getting an authentic and top quality cooking vacation, you are entrusting your trip to a group of expert, experienced, and passionate tour coordinators and fellow foodies who are dedicated to making sure you have the ultimate culinary vacation and foodie tour.  Give us a call—we’re here to help you find the trip of your dreams.

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A view of the Mediterranean during an Amalfi Coast cooking vacation

Culinary Experience on the Amalfi Coast

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6 Nights Starting At $3,675

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Making pasta on a cooking vacation in Tuscany

Living the Real Tuscan Dream

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6 Nights Starting At $3,300

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Chef Silvia's kitchen during your cooking vacation in Tuscany

Cooking Under the Tuscan Sun

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3 or 6 Nights Starting At $1,650

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Spaghetti with mussels and clams as prepared on a cooking vacation on the Amalfi Coast

A Culinary Adventure in Puglia

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6 Nights Starting At $3,690

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Delicious seafood dish on an Italian culinary tour

Mediterranean Cooking Experience

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4 or 6 Nights Starting At $2,550

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Sunset over the vineyards of Chianti during our wine tours Tuscany Italy.

Antinori's Noble Tuscany

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4 or 6 Nights Starting At $2,800

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Lunch by the sea in Greece on a Greek culinary tour

Greek Cooking Odyssey

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7 Nights Starting At $2,595

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Custom Food Tours

Which of our trips can be customized? Any of them! We can also start from scratch and design a tour entirely around your personal wishes, even in regions you don’t see represented among our current offerings. Our decades of working exclusively in the field of culinary tourism mean we have contacts all over the world, and can put together custom cooking vacations and foodie tours usually in about 48 hours or less. Just give us a call or send us an email and we’ll get the process started! Contact Us

How About a One-Day Class?

For those who don’t have time for a full culinary vacation, The International Kitchen offers one-day cooking classes in Italy, France, Spain, Portugal, Mexico, Argentina, and more. Our cooking courses provide an authentic and educational cooking experience that is rich in both culture and cuisine – not to mention being a lot of fun. If you don’t see your destination of choice listed, please contact us about a custom class, as we may still be able to make your culinary dreams come true. Learn More

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Panoramic landscape along the coastline of San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Flavors of Puerto Rico Culinary Vacation

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3 or 6 Nights Starting At $1,365

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Cooking in the French Alps

Deborah T., California

“Overall, the cooking program in the French Alps was a wonderful culinary and cultural experience provided with great heart, warmth, hospitality and pride by the hosts!!!”

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