A day between Romanesque and Pasta Class
Spend a day on a guided tour of the most impressive Romanesque churches in Molise. Between a visit and another, a skilled pasta maker, a table, flour, eggs and water will be waiting for you to make tasty cavatelli.
What to expect
- Join the guided visit of the following Romanesque churches: San Bartolomeo, San Giorgio, Santa Maria della Strada and San Giorgio Martire
- Take part in the pasta class to make cavatelli
- Taste the cavatelli served with excellent homemade sauce
Price per person: € 85
What you’ll do
The tour will start from Campobasso and through the historic centre of the city you will reach the church of San Bartolomeo. This church is located on the upper part of Colle Monforte where you will be able to see Monforte Castle and the remains of the medieval walls.
After this church, going up to the Castle, you’ll reach the church of San Giorgio, the oldest one in Campobasso. From the church square, you can admire a wide panorama that includes all Campobasso both the historic centre and the modern part.
You will then leave for Matrice where you’ll participate in a fun pasta class to make fresh pasta from Molise: the famous cavatelli.
In the afternoon, after a typical tasty lunch, there will be the visit of “Santa Maria della Strada”, which has been declared national monument and is one of the architectural jewels of Molise.
Afterwards, you will reach Petrella Tifernina. In the historic centre, there is the church of San Giorgio Martire, a monumental complex consisting of 3 structures of different eras: a Byzantine temple a Lombard one and a Romanesque one. This church dates back to the 12th century and is one of the oldest and most interesting Romanesque monuments in Molise.
This is the perfect end to our tour of Romanesque architecture and cavatelli!
|Where||Campobasso, Matrice and Petrella Tifernina|
|When||From Monday to Sunday – duration 8 hours|
|Start time||9 a.m.|
|Language||Italian and English|
Price per person: € 85 minimum 2 people – € 30 children under 12 years of age
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- Create your own customised tour with this food experience between Romanesque and pasta class.
The Food Expert:
I have been working in the tourism sector for about 30 years. Since 2000, I have owned my own tour operator based in Campobasso. Years of professionalism that allow me to advise you on the best solutions to ensure you an unforgettable stay in Molise. In this experience you will discover Romanesque architecture, join the pasta class and taste cavatelli, a format of fresh semolina pasta typical of the region. They have an elongated shape and are hollowed out on the inside, which is achieved by gently pressing a small piece of pasta with the fingers.
Cancellation policy: all bookings for the experience between Romanesque and pasta pasta class can be cancelled within 3 days from the start date of the experience. Read the Terms and Conditions.
My name is Angela and I have been working in the tourism sector for about 30 years. Since 2000 I have owned my own tour operator based in Campobasso. Years of professionalism that allow me to advise you on the best solutions to ensure you an unforgettable stay.
During my career, I have always tried to promote my territory, the Molise Region, which in my opinion has a lot to offer to all those who want an “alternative” holiday to enjoy unique experiences. From day tours to customised tourist packages, for individuals or groups, in order to best satisfy your desires.