The Land of Chocolate in Umbria

COUNTRY Italy
REGION Umbria
AVAILABLE FROM Florence, Siena, Perugia,
INTEREST Romance, Culinary, Family Friendly,

Chocolate…a delight for the senses…a provider of endorphins…a rich and decadent treat – Welcome to a mecca of Italy’s chocolate world! Journey along with us,and learn about the history and origin of chocolate in Perugia. Expertly led by your private driver-guide, arrive in Perugia and become acquainted with the city visiting the most important sights before heading to the Casa delCioccolato for an insightful tour. This delicious and delightful adventure culminates with a visit to the gift shop of fine chocolatier Perugina. Here you can indulge in the legendary BaciPerugina and get some delicious chocolates to take home for loved ones to try as you share your magical memories. Every Saturday there is the opportunity to participate in courses at the School of Chocolate with chocolate masters and to participate firsthand in the creation of these tantalizing sweet treats. At the end of each course, participants receive a certificate of participation, a genuine Peruginarecipe, an apron of the School of Chocolate, and, of course the opportunity to savor the artistic creations made throughout the course. Included with your experience is also a Chocolate Lunch with ChocoMenu, featuring an all-cocoa menu…from appetizer to dessert. Additional opportunities include entrance to the Spa, a massage with chocolate, and ritual “Cioccole Perugia” with treatments made solely of chocolate. This flavorful experience ends by pleasing the palate with hot chocolate and pastries to boot.