Genoa food market and pesto class “a palazzo”

Discover Genoa biggest food market; taste typical street food; learn to make the famous pesto sauce

Genoa food market and pesto class “a palazzo”

Enjoy a private tour of the ancient food market and learn to prepare Pesto 

A great morning to spend in the biggest food market in 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!

Your immersion in local perfumes and flavors continues with a special pesto class. Our local culinary expert will welcome you in a noble palace to participate to a pesto sauce lesson with mortar and pestle, just as the tradition wants. After the pesto lesson you will enjoy a typical Ligurian lunch with traditional specialties, accompanied by local wine! Don’t you already feel the basil scent?

General information

  • Available from Tuesday to Saturday. Not available on public holidays and in August
  • Minimum 2 guests
  • Duration: about 5  hours
  • Meeting point: pick up at your hotel in Genoa or Genoa railway station

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