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  • Location: Sorrento, Italy
  • Duration:  3 hours (approx.)
Taste your way through the charming Italian city of Sorrento on this small-group food tour. On a leisurely walk with a local guide, visit eight popular local eateries, family-owned delis and markets to enjoy a wide range of generous tastings, all adding up to a satisfying lunch. Enjoy classic Italian specialties including gnocchi, paninis, buffalo mozzarella, cured meats, Neapolitan pastries and gelato. Wash your tastings down with local beer, wine and limoncello!

Numbers are limited to 10 people on this small-group tour, ensuring you enjoy a more personalized experience with your fellow foodies.

Highlights

  • 3-hour food walking tour in Sorrento
  • Enjoy a slow-paced walk through the beautiful cliff-side city with a knowledgeable local guide
  • Visit eight eateries, shops and markets to discover the celebrated local cuisine
  • Sample pastas, paninis, cheeses, cured meats, pastries, gelato and more
  • Sip local handcrafted beer, wine and limoncello
  • Small-group tour limited to 10 people ensures a more personalized experience

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What You Can Expect

Sorrento Small-Group Food Walking Tour

Visit a deli market for real buffalo mozzarella

In the late morning, meet at Piazza Tasso Sorrento, Sorrento's main square, for your 3-hour food tour. Your passionate local guide will lead you on a leisurely walk through central Sorrento, revealing the southern Italian city’s old-world charm and fantastic culinary delights and traditions.

Savor authentic Sorrentine dishes and sip local libations on your visits to eight specialty food shops, markets and family-owned favorites. Come hungry, as these tastings add up to a very satisfying lunch! As you walk, admire the postcard-worthy cliff side dotted with stacked houses and lemon and olive groves, with majestic Mt Vesuvius as the backdrop.

Your first stop is a local pasticceria, where you'll try traditional sfogliatelle (a shell-shaped, filled pastry). Follow with a classic Italian panini and pall'e riso, the Neapolitan version of arancini. These fried rice balls are a southern Italy staple.

Visit a family-owned deli market for real buffalo mozzarella, local cheese and salumi (a cured meat, not to be confused with salami). Sample the area's oldest handcrafted beer, and then savor Sorrento's famous pasta dish with wine at a local trattoria. You'll also learn how Sorrento's famous lemons are turned into limoncello — the must-try beverage of southern Italy.

Your meal concludes with the perfect treat: gourmet gelato! You’ll return to Piazza Tasso Sorrento around 1:30pm with a happy belly.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

This is a great tour for anyone wanting to get the feel of the food and drink of the area. I do not eat dairy but Tamara made sure I still got to try lots of local delicacies anyway. I was surprised wihh the amount of alcoholic drinks. Great guide but don't eat before you go

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

This tour was bought for us by my work friends as a wedding gift. We went to Sorrento a few days after our wedding and this tour really made the week. Not only was the food delicious, the guide was friendly and knowledgeable and it was great to find out about local delicacies. We wouldnt have known where to start on our own and ended up going back to a few of the places we visited, so I would recommend doing it early in the holiday.
Our tour started at 10.30am and I stupidly had breakfast that morning, I would recommend going on an empty stomach, I am not a huge eater and there is plenty of food from the start, we were pretty much constantly tasting from 10.30 until 13.30, which was great, but very filling.
I would definitely recommend this tour, especially to people that want to try great food and learn about the best of Sorrentos food and drink. Fantastic, thank you!

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