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Italian Cooking
Holidays in Sicily

Welcome to whereinSicily!

Join our group tour of like-minded travellers to explore the stunning beauty of the island while learning to cook authentic Sicilian cuisine. Our itinerary combines hands-on cooking classes with unforgettable experiences in food, wine, and sightseeing. Get ready for laughter, discovery, and unforgettable moments as we unlock the secrets of Sicilian cuisine and uncover the hidden gems of this enchanting island. Sicily awaits – join us now!

Boutique Barocca

8 Days All Inclusive Cooking Holiday in Sicily, Modica Historic Centre


Learn the secrets of Sicilian's cuisine and stay in a 18th century palace in the historic centre of Modica, elegant town of Baroque architecture and fascinating history. Cook Sicilian food with like-minded travellers and explore Sicily on day trips to Siracusa, Ortigia, Noto, Marzamemi, Modica, Scicli, and Ragusa.



£1,899 (~$2,349 USD)

£299 (~$359)

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8 Days All Inclusive Cooking Holiday in Sicily, Modica Countryside


Stay in a luxury 18th century farmhouse in the countryside of Modica and experience the exotic history of Sicilian food. Learn cooking true Sicilian food with like-minded travellers and explore Sicily on day trips to Siracusa, Ortigia Island, Noto, Marzamemi, Modica, Scicli, and Ragusa.



£1,899 (~$2,349 USD)

£299 / ~$359


All travel arranged

Everything arranged, from accommodation to food, drinks, excursions, transport.


No single supplement

A room all to yourself. We never charge a single supplement.


All inclusive price

We offer very affordable all inclusive prices. The price you see will be the final cost.


Solo traveller friendly

Over 50% of our guests travel solo taking advantage of our no single supplement policy.

Guest Reviews

We had no expectations as we began our trip. Now, words can not tell how much we loved this 8 day trip to Modica, Italy! A week later, we are still talking about it. Our group of 12 was perfect, too. Thank you again, everyone! Claire, US (Nov 2023)



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Historic centre or countryside? Choose between a 18th century palace Boutique Barocca, in the historical centre of Modica, with a terrace overlooking the town's lower and upper part, a wine cellar and a kitchen carved into the rock, or Villa Carmela, a countryside farmhouse based near Modica, now refurbished with en-suite rooms, a large pool and a beautiful garden. Here, you will take your hands-on cooking classes taught by our Sicilian chef, who will guide you through the making of extraordinary dishes with intense taste and flavours.

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Modica Countryside

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Modica Historic Centre

Meeting Point

WhereinSicily - Where we are based



We meet in Catania Fontanarossa Airport. If you are flying from the US, Canada, Australia, direct flights now operate to Rome and Milan. You will then book a direct flight to Catania Airport in Sicily.


Our WhereinSicily group transfer will meet you and your fellow guests at Catania Airport and take you to our venues in Modica. For the drop off, our group transfer will take you to Catania Airport in the morning. You’ll be able to begin your holiday straight away with your group! These transfers are organised to meet flights from Europe and Internationally.

What's Included

Our cooking holidays in Sicily come with an all-inclusive package. All you have to do is booking your flights. Once you arrive at the airport our WhereinSicily team will take care of you for the whole holiday. Enjoy luxury accommodations, all drinks and meals, cooking classes with our Sicilian chef, who will cook for you during your holiday. Full support by our multilingual tour leader. Culinary and cultural tours, and all transportation according to the itinerary! 

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Stay in a gorgeous 18th century palace in the historic centre of Modica with terrace and a wine cellar, or countryside farm with en-suite rooms, pool, garden and wine cellar.

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Group transfer

Roundtrip airport transfers from Catania Airport to our venues, and all transport services in accordance with the itinerary throughout your stay.

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Tour Guide

Personal multilingual tour leader will be always with to guide you throughout your stay with support and information.


All meals & drinks

All meals and drinks included. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and drinks. You will have 3 meals at local restaurants, wine and prosecco at the villa.


Visit Sicily

Day trips across the Val di Noto to visit UNESCO heritage towns of Ortigia in Siracusa, Noto, Modica, Marzamemi and Scicli.


Culinary tours

One private wine tasting at a local vineyard to try the Sicilian wine, one chocolate tour to learn the secrets of an ancient chocolate recipe, and one farm cheese and carob tour.


Cooking classes

Get ready to cook Sicilian arancini, cannoli, fresh pasta and bring at home the Nonna chef's secret cookbook containing traditional recipes.


Personal Chef

Our local chefs will be dedicated to cook all your meals at the villa, as well as running your Sicilian cooking classes and teach you the secrets of the Sicilian cuisine.


Cultural tours

Visit and entrance included in tours of historical baroque churches, prestigious palaces, and sightseeing train tours.

Interested in a bespoke tour in Sicily?

Indulge in a tailored adventure with our bespoke holidays in Sicily. Craft your dream getaway, blending the rich flavours of Sicilian cuisine with personalised experiences. Whether you desire hands-on cooking classes with local chefs, exclusive vineyard tours, or private dining overlooking the azure Mediterranean Sea, we cater to your every whim. With our expert guidance and attention to detail, your bespoke journey promises unforgettable moments and delectable memories. Tailor your Sicilian escape today.

Contact us

Would you like to learn more or book your holiday? Contact us and a member of our team will be happy to assist with your holiday plans.

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