7 days, 6 nights
September 24 - 30
July 21 - 27
September 22 - 28
New York, NY &
Hudson Valley, NY
WHAT TO EXPECT
A carefully curated trip designed to provide you with a deeper understanding of the region
Unique, exclusive five-star culinary experiences
Insider insights on the wine making and farming industries
Instruction by the renowned faculty from the Culinary Institute of America
A customer service team that is always on call to ensure your every need is met
More experiences, more discoveries, and less stress because we take care of the details
DAYS 1 & 2 HIGHLIGHT
Arrive & explore
New York has so much to see and do. Starting just a few blocks from your hotel, you can take to the streets and explore some of its most iconic landmarks, including Times Square, Rockefeller Center, and the Museum of Modern Art. End your first day with an elegant dinner cruise that lets you enjoy a three-course gourmet meal as well as nighttime views of the Manhattan skyline, the Statue of Liberty, Freedom Tower, and more.
DAY 4 HIGHLIGHT
Don your chef’s jacket and go to work! Under the guided supervision of Chef Instructors from the Culinary Institute of America, you will learn to cook, bake, and think like a professional chef—all while preparing an amazing lunch in one of the CIA’s professional test kitchens.
DAY 6 & 7 HIGHLIGHT
To round out your experience, we’ll arrange a Chef’s Table dinner complete with small bites and big flavor. Placing focus squarely on the food and the dining experience, the chef of a local gastropub will discuss each dish as you enjoy this culmination to the culinary tour.
Transportation to and from JFK International Airport
Transportation to all planned events and venues during the trip
Accommodations at the Sheraton Times Square and Residence Inn Poughkeepsie
The majority of your meals, as well as any gratuities for covered meals
Admission to all scheduled events and tours
Airfare and transportation to and from New York City
WANT TO LEARN MORE?
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