Courses, Retreats & Weddings

truffle-hunt-pastaPasta Making Courses

Learn the art of making pasta without even leaving the property!  We offer half day courses which finish with either lunch or supper where you sit together and enjoy the fruits of your labour in a fully serviced dining experience.   In a completely relaxed and hands on session, where you do all the work, Salvatore passes on his knowledge and experience of traditional, rustic, Italian home cooking.  He will show you all you need to know about making pasta, the different varieties and recipes and different utensils and methods you can use.

Pasta Making courses prices:

Price: From €45 per person, based on a group of 4+.  Private courses for 2-4 people from €55 per person.  Price includes tuition and fully serviced meal.
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Olive Harvesting Holidays

If you fancy a rare opportunity to step off the day to day treadmill of life for a chance to really appreciate our environment and be at one with nature then why not come and help us pick our olives. We harvest our olives in November when they are lovely and plump after the summer sun.  On picking days we indulge you in an alfresco picnic which includes a glass of wine or two. You will also be taken on a visit to the local Frantoio olive press where you can watch the olives you have picked being pressed into delicious extra, extra virgin olive oil, some of which you will be able to take home to share with your family and friends.

Price: Guests pay the appropriate room rate, as per our Accommodation and Rates page for their stay, plus €25 per person, per day that you join in at the olive grove.  Price includes your day out in the olive grove, helping with the harvest, a picnic lunch with homemade wine, a visit to the olive press and a little bit of oil to take home with you.
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Retreats – Art, Photography, Pilates

With art to rival the best in the Uffizi and stunning world class architecture, Umbria provides the perfect location for an artistic retreat. We are able to host retreats on a full board basis where all meals are included.  Weekly retreats can include complete end-to-end services including airport transfers, accommodation, meals, daily tuition and excursions.
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Weddings/Special Celebrations in Umbria

Imagine your wedding day immersed in the beauty of Umbria’s nature, sipping aperitifs on our panoramic terrace, dining on fine Umbrian cuisine and the sun setting over the hills in the background.  As well as our exclusive location which is perfect for a small wedding of up to 40 guests, we also offer a full wedding planning service so that every detail will be perfect for your special day.  Our local area is a haven of small chapels and beautiful, historic town halls for a small intimate ceremony.  We can tailor make your special day to be as rustic or luxurious as you please.

Please talk to us about your individual wishes and we will do our best to make it happen.

Contact Us

La Cuccagna,
Frazione Santa Cristina No. 22
Gubbio, 06024

0039 075 920317
info@lacuccagna.com

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