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          Cooking afternoons
You want to relax and enjoy the beauty of our region, and beside that increase your culinairy knowledge?
Then, our very interesting
"cooking afternoons"
 are the right thing for you!
Here you�ll learn about many of the typical products of the Marche region, and of course you prepare and cook some of our specialties.
As of 14 September 2006 you can book these lessons with a minimum of 2 persons, max. with 6 persons.
The costs are 95,00 Euro's (66�) per person, incl. all ingredients, apron, a file with recipe's, 1 bottle of 'Cartoceto DOP' olive oil and drinks.

          Truffle trekking

Together with an authorised and experienced truffle seeker, you go into the forests to search for truffles. While the truffle seeker is explaining you everything about the truffles, his trained dog 'Toby' is searching the places where are hidden the truffles.

This is a 2 hour walk and can be booked over the whole year. Le Marche is the only region in the world where you can find (different species of) truffles throughout the year  .

With a miminum of 5 participants the trekking will take place and costs are 15.00 Euro (� 11) per person.

After the trekking you have the possibility to visit the famous grottos where matures the famous 'formaggio di fossa' cheese. 


Cheese farm

Always wanted to know how they make fresh cheese? How wine is produced or how you get a perfect olive oil?

Villa Cartoceto organises for their guest visits to the farms and to get explained how it works.

          Golf Club

Guest of Villa Cartoceto get special rates to play at the Monte Giove Golf Club. This recently opened 6 -holes course is situated in the hills close to Fano with great sea-view. Click here for more information.

2 days Cooking Classes

2 - days cooking courses at Osteria del Cardinale

  • “Truffles from Le Marche

  •  “Fish & Co.”
  • There are no cooking classes held during the summer months from June to September!.

    Antique fair

    Fano centro storico
    Every 2nd Sunday of the month and the Saturday before, you have a beautiful antique fair in Fano. more



    Sailing, windsurfing and beach volleyball are possible along the entire coastline as well as fishing and kayaking at Cagli on the Metauro river or at the Furlo Gorge.
    Races, marathons and walking competitions are held allover the year.

    Villa Cartoceto
    11, Via Umberto I , 61030, Cartoceto, Italy
    Tel. +39 0721 89 30 20                                              Send us an email
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