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Playa del Carmen Mexican Cooking class and Local Markets Tour

Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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5 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

Meet Chef Alma and begin your Cooking day with a visit to some of the Local Spice Markets to buy the fresh ingredients for the dishes and the salsas of the day, we look for the local spice and product shops for the original flavors.

After selecting and shopping the produces, we will go to the home of the Chef for the hands-on cooking class. Our Chef and her family will share with you the best of her own family recipes, as well as the finest of the traditional Mexican dishes.

You will hand make your own corn tortillas, learn cooking techniques and you will indulge yourself into the delicious and more representative dishes of the Mexican cuisine.

And the best of all: you eat what you cook during the class.

All this in authentic "Mi Casa es su Casa" atmosphere

What's Included

  • Bottled water
  • Food tasting
  • All ingredients
  • Cooking class by Master Chef
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What To Expect

Meet your Master Chef and start a day of cultural and culinary immersion, you will discover the authentic local neighborhoods of Playa del Carmen while you shop and visit the local markets for the produces and ingredients that you will need to cook the recipes of the day.

Stop At:

• Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Yucatan Peninsula

Sample Menu

• Guacamole - Learn to cook Salsas, Guacamole and the best of the traditional Mexican recipes

The Location

Where To Go

SILVA, 50 Avenida Nte., Ejidal, 77712 Playa del Carmen, Q.R., Mexico

Departure time

9:30 AM


Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Return details

Returns to original departure point


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Written Reviews (4)

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This was a very special...

Kimberly G | Jul 2021

This was a very special tour that I will repeat. The chef, Alma, was so personable. She made me feel like a friend. She also gave me insight into the Mexican culture, Mexican markets, and Mexican food. I order food to be delivered in the U.S. all

Chef Alma was an absolute...

Serita | Jul 2021

Chef Alma was an absolute delight! My husband and I loved our cooking adventure with her. Alma first took us to see a small produce market and tortilla stand. We then went to her house and made guacamole, Chile Rellenos, jalapeno poppers, rice,

Alma was welcoming and informative....

maureen r | Feb 2020

Alma was welcoming and informative. We had a great time shopping then cooking our meal. I love to cook, but a novice cook would enjoy this experience as well. Highly recommended!

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Language: English & Spanish
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen Mexican Cooking class and Local Markets Tour

From $104.95
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