Cartagena food tour - cooking class

Cooking class & Bazurto market tour

The cooking class & Bazurto market tour is a unique chance to see and taste exotic fruits of wide colors, all sort of shapes, and flavors. Try the local coconut rice or maybe the “empanadas”; this awesome experience will set unforgettable memories on your tongue, this is a tour for people who enjoy experiencing what it is like to cook a traditional Cartagenian meal with local, fresh ingredients from an open air market.

Additionally, you have the opportunity to cook in the kitchen of a Cartagenian family in their neighborhood outside the walls of the Centro Historico, the "other" Cartagena. Round-trip transportation is provided from your hotel.

A walking tour of the open air market, where you purchase the needed ingredients and taste fried snacks (arepae'huevo, carimanola, papa rellena) and juices. You will experience the pulse of an authentic community market.

At a local family's home, you will learn how to prepare your traditional dishes and then enjoy the delicious meal.

You will be picked up at your hotel or meeting point by a Van or an air conditioning vehicle, the cheff will be waiting for you at the open market, in this place you will be able to select the appropiate ingredients for your meal, of course the cheff will give suggestions for what you need to buy according to the Menu of the day.

You will be provided with a kitchen at a local house.

The Cooking class tour include:

•Pick up at your hotel/ cruiseship

•Your choice of a couple of local dishes to prepare and eat

•A walking tour of the open air market

•Visit to Piedra de Bolivar neighborhood

•Cooking class by a local chef 

•Access to a typical Colombian house

•Taste of exotic fruits of Cartagena

•Taste local fried snacks

•Minimun age: 14 years old

•Bring only closed shoes as tennis.


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