1 Day
Tour Type:
One Tour


9 in stock

Join us as we travel to historic Hyde Park and tour the world famous Culinary Institute of America.
Here you will enjoy Italy’s authentic flavors in a magnificent Tuscan Villa setting!

Proper Attire is required and event times are approximate. 

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9 in stock

  • October 20, 2020

Accompanied service

Transportation 3-Course Lunch at Caterina De' Medici Student Guided Tour


Pickup - Wade Terminal – Schenectady, NY – 8:30 AM

Pickup - Crossgates Mall Macy's Overflow Lot – Albany, NY – 9:00 AM

Pickup - Latham Farms Sams Club – Latham, NY – 9:15 AM

Approximate Arrival to the Culinary Institute of American - 11:15 AM

Lunch 11:30 AM-1:15 PM

Guided Tour 2-3 PM

Depart for Home following tour and time on your own at CIA - 4 PM

Drop off (Approx) - Latham Farms Sams Club – Latham, NY – 6:00 PM

Drop off (Approx) - Crossgates Mall Macy's Overflow Lot – Albany, NY – 6:15 PM

Drop off (Approx) - Wade Terminal – Schenectady, NY – 6:45 PM

Special offer


We will enjoy a delicious 3-course lunch menu at the Caterina De’ Medici Restaurant.Lunch served from 11:30 – 1:15pm.
After our outstanding lunch we will be divided into groups for our 1-hour Student Guided Tour. (2-3pm)
This will leave you plenty of time after the tour to explore the lovely gift shop and enjoy the beautiful grounds before boarding our coach for home.

Proper Attire required.

A key component of the education process at the CIA is learning how to deliver outstanding service. Students at The Culinary Institute of America are not permitted to accept tips, in accordance with IRS regulations and the CIA Student Code of Conduct. We thank you for honoring the “no tipping” policy, and for giving our students the opportunity to serve you. In light of this policy, and to keep the student experience focused on education, we have included a 20% student support surcharge on each check. All monies from the student support surcharge are returned to our students through scholarship, support of student activities, and the purchase of graduation jackets.

We will enjoy a delicious 3-course lunch menu at the Caterina De’ Medici Restaurant.
Lunch served from 11:30 – 1:15pm.


First Course: Crespella Di Magro (spinach-ricotta crepe with parmesan cheese).
Main Course: Scaloppina Agli Asparagi (pork scaloppini with asparagus, mushrooms, ham, mozzarella and potato gratin).
Dessert: Tortino Di Cioccolato (warm chocolate lava cake with vanilla gelato).

Proper Attire required.

Culinary Institute of America

SEATING PREFERENCE: If yes, please let us know your preference on the booking page with the specific seat, seat location and if you would like to sit near someone. Check out our seat assignment policy page for our seating chart. If no preference is made, your seat will be assigned by Wade Tours. Check out the seating chart to the left!!

We encourage you to book early to accommodate any special needs and to assure that members of your party will be seated together. We reserve the right to assign seats when necessary.

CERTIFICATES/REWARDS/CREDIT: If you have a gift card/certificate, travel club reward or on account credit, we ask that reservations are made through the telephone or in store.

CANCELLATIONS: All cancellations must be called-in during regular business hours, Monday – Friday 8:00 am 5:00 pm. $20 per person fee plus cost for tickets, meals and other non-recoverable expenses. Cancellations within 48 business hours prior to departure are non-refundable. Casino day trips are non-refundable but transferable. Ballgame, Radio City and Ticketed events are non-refundable but are transferable.

Cancellations MUST be made directly with a reservationist. Cancellations made by email or voice mail cannot be accepted. NO REFUNDS FOR CANCELLATIONS WITHIN 48 BUSINESS HOURS PRIOR TO DEPARTURE ON ALL TOURS. Travel Club promos & Reward Certificates are non-refundable. Casino Trips are non-refundable but are transferable.

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Please remember to include the names of your passengers, your pickup location, preferred seats & meal selections (If needed) on tour booking page.