Mexican Cooking Class and Local Market in Cancun

Hands-on cooking lesson in Cancun with transportation

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Regular Price: $99.00 USD

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The ultimate step-by-step cooking class to prepare a 4-course Mexican meal!

Discover the step-by-step method to master the real Mexican taste for all your homemade meals. We’ll reveal
exactly how you can dominate Mexican gastronomy even if you’re not a professional chef.

You'll learn these Mexican mom's cooking secrets:

  • How to prepare back home a homemade 4-course meal in less than 45 minutes, even if you've never done it before or struggle in the kitchen.
  • Why you don't need a ton of ingredients to get an authentic Mexican meal after all.
  • When and how you should add peppers even when you don't eat spicy instead of just getting out of the recipe.
  • The surprising easy tip to select the perfect avocado for your Guacamole that  you can put to use immediately.
  • What the huge brand restaurant's chefs don’t even know about the Cancun local markets.

If you are struggling every time you get into the kitchen, the "Aromas of Mexico" Mexican Cooking Class and Local Market will show you how to dominate the most classic Mexican recipes, methods, and kitchen tools.

If you are sick of getting Chipotle or Taco Bell to try to get some Mexican food back home, this is for you!

Original recipes for:

  • Guacamole: Simple, yet difficult to accomplish to perfection, learn how to prepare this avocado and pico de gallo appetizer.
  • Handmade tortillas: The secret behind most Mexican dishes, learn it's preparation and why is so important.
  • Refried beans: as good Mexicans, beans go well with everything!
  • Sopes: Thick corn base with different toppings.
  • Enchiladas: Rolled up chicken tacos drowned in green or red sauce topped with cream, cheese, and onion.
  • Arroz con leche: Traditional dessert made with rice, milk, and sugar.
  • Margaritas: Do we need to describe it?

In Mercado 23 Cancun Local Market:

  • Experience the local market with your chef-guide and pick up some fresh ingredients.
  • Try delicious authentic Tamales.
  • Cover your senses with colors, aromas, and sounds of the Cancun local markets’ activity.
  • Stroll around through the different food sections with their variety of herbs, vegetables, meat, and seafood. 
  • Find piñata shops, tortillas Factory (from corn flour to table-ready), pottery, clothes, and some souvenirs.

During our Cancun Mexican Cooking Lesson and Local Market, you will use traditional kitchen tools like the molcajete (stone mortar), comal (flat griddle), and clay pots, and finish by enjoying the 4-course meal you helped to create, accompanied by drinks.

Hotel pick up and drop-off, insightful commentary from the chef-guide, recipe booklet, and all supplies are included!

Take home a souvenir from Cancun in the form of new Mexican cooking skills!



  • Roundtrip air-conditioned transportation.
  • Professional english speaking local Chef-guide.
  • Step-by-step Mexican cooking class in Cancun.
  • All ingredients, cooking equipment, aprons, and waiter service.
  • Reserved table and exclusive spot in one of the best Mexican restaurants.
  • Visit to the Mercado 23 Cancun Local Market Plates and service for the meal at the end of the class.
  • Recipe blooket.
  • Enjoy the meal after finishing.


  • Monday to Thursday
  • 09:30hrs to 14:00hrs
  • Please show on time with printed voucher:

Not included

  • Tips for the guide are not included. (Optional).
  • Extra drinks.


  • Comfortable clothing, shoes and extra cash/credit card for personal expenses, souvenirs or extra drinks/dishes.


  • Kids only +12 years old only.
  • For Alcohol tasting adult must be 18+ with a valid ID.


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