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Private Home Cooking Tour: Yucatán Local Style

Quick Details

Immerse Yourself in the Local Flavors!

Discover a produce market not many tourists visit, pick up some Spanish (and Mayan) lingo, learn how to cook and taste regional delicacies. Acknowledge why Mexican gastronomy is considered a cultural heritage and eat dishes made with your own hands – all in the company of new local and traveler friends.

Language: English

Inclusions: English-speaking local guide, public transportation, ingredients for all dishes, cooking session at a local family home.

Exclusions: Taxi to return to your hotel. Items of a personal nature, tips/gratuities for your local guide.

Schedule details

  • Duration: 5-6 hours
  • Meeting point: At the lobby of Caribe Hotel (Calle 59 x 60 in the corner of Hidalgo Park)
  • Starting time: 1:00 p.m.
  • Ending point: The tour will finish at the family house for the cooking lesson. You will be responsible for your transportation back to Merida, and a taxi is recommended. We can help you to get a taxi back to your hotel — the average rate is about USD 5, depending on your hotel location.