Learn about Costa Rican cuisine on this hands-Local Flavour tour in Quepos. First, visit a farmers? market to browse and select ingredients for lunch. With the help of local cooks, you?ll learn how to make corn tortillas from scratch, ?ceviches? with plantain or banana, picadillo, and more. Along the way, find out about the origin of the organic ingredients, how they are prepared, and how you can recreate the dishes at home.
- Ideal for foodies, the tour lets you discover Costa Rica through its fare
- Take home authentic cooking skills from your stay in Costa Rica
- Lunch and beverages are included in the tour price
- Round-trip transportation to the town of Londres is provided
What You Can Expect
Experience a fun and informative tour of local cuisine: where the organic ingredients come from, how they are prepared, and how to recreate them at home.
First stop at the local farmers? market in Quepos, where you will have the opportunity to browse the stands and pick out ingredients for your lunch with the guide?s assistance depending on the menu designed for you. Once in the small town of Londres, at our private ranch and dining area, you will be greeted by our staff who will guide you through our organic garden to pick out some finishing flavors, colors, and textures for your meal. Now, to the preparation guided by our expert local cooks. Participate in the kitchen and experience the process of making corn tortillas by hand, exotic ?ceviches? with plantain or banana, rice cooked the old-fashioned way, chicken in a hearty tomato sauce, ?picadillo? (minced meats and veggies and spices combined), and more. Once you sit down for your meal, not only will your appetite be satiated but also your curiosity for Costa Rican local flavors. Let your imagination soar on how to recreate at home with your own seasonal ingredients.
- Food tasting
- Round-trip shared transfer
- Local guide
- Gratuities (optional)
- Confirmation will be received at the time of booking unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case, confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
Local operator information
Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Schedule and Pricing
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Manuel Antonio or Quepos Hotels
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
5 hours (approx.)