Private tour

Private Florence Pizza Making Class

Pizza and gelato course in Florence: learn how to make Pizza and Gelato just like the Italians!


  • Private dedicated Chef to teach you the tricks of the trade
  • Make your own home-made pizza!
  • Charming location in the heart of Florence
  • Learn the secrets of delicious creamy Italian gelato
  • Family fun guaranteed: kids will love it!
  • Have a wonderful meal with the pizza and gelato you made
  • Get a full Recipe Booklet to take home


Nov 2022 to Feb 2023 Mon to Sat at 6.00pm From March 2023: EVERY DAY AT 3 and 6:30 PM


Approx. 3 hours






Genuinely Italian, engaging, fun and delicious! Dive into the soul of Tuscan flavor, partake in its tastes and traditions learning to make two of Italy’s most beloved staple dishes: PIZZA & GELATO.

Perfect for groups of friends, fun-loving couples and multi-generational families, our signature Pizza and Gelato Class allows you to master the art of preparing scrumptious pizza and tantalizing gelato led by a friendly professional pizzaiolo. Take a stroll through historic Florence and meet your dedicated private chef at our pleasant cooking facility, a fully equipped kitchen in the heart of town.

Professional and charismatic your private chef will lead you and your party through the phases of traditional pizza-making, and give you insider’s advice. Get your hands into the flour, measure and mix the ingredients and learn the secret of kneading postcard-perfect pizza dough. Learn about the ingredients and seasonings for pizza, choose your favorite toppings, season and flavor yours to taste and pop it into the oven!

While it bakes, enjoy your gelato making class. Hear all about the history of Italian ice-cream, discover the raw ingredients and learn where the best are produced from your entertaining chef. Mix the ingredients and whet your appetite watching the chocolate melt into the cream… 

Once all is ready sit down, relax and indulge your taste buds with the unique flavors of the best meal in the world: the fragrant home-baked pizza and luscious gelato you made yourself in the heart of Florence.

While cooking, and dining later, you will also enjoy sampling a selection of excellent local wine.

At the end of your pizza making class receive a Certificate of Attendance and a full Recipe Booklet to keep and use once back home, to make pizza and gelato for your friends and family.

Entertaining, instructive and easygoing, our Private Pizza and Gelato making class is perfect for families seeking an activity where children can learn about local culture in a fun and relaxed way.


NOTE: Vegetarians and/or those suffering from intolerances and/or allergies are more than welcome: vegetarian and  other alternative recipes are available and included (advance notice is appreciated).


  • Gelato and pizza course in Florence with a local Chef
  • Gelato making demonstration
  • Use of apron and cooking utensils
  • All ingredients for pizza and gelato making
  • Dinner with Wine Tasting (soft drinks for children)
  • Graduation Certificate
  • Recipe Booklet

Meeting Point

FLORENCETOWN COOKING SCHOOL, Via Panicale 43/r, 50123 Firenze, SEE ON MAP



Please inform us of any food intolerance or allergy in advance. 

Please let us know in advance any special need or impaired mobility of the clients and we will do our best to accomodate them.

Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that Italian law does not permit selling alcoholic beverage to teens under 18 y.o. In compliance our clients under this age will be served non-alcoholic beverages.

The tour ends at our cooking location, next to San Lorenzo Central Market.

Rain Policy

This tour runs rain or shine.

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