Enjoy a great gastronomic experience in Acapulco: visit Mercado Central
Visit the fascinating municipal market of Acapulco. Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city. Learn how to make authentic Mexican food.
Enjoy a great culinary experience in Acapulco and visit Mercado Central, a tortilla factory and a restaurant where you'll cook the best Mexican dishes. This is a hands-on cooking class where you will enjoy the delicacies you cooked and be guided by professional chefs who'll share with you special techniques and history so you become a true expert.
Your chefs will demonstrate the step-by-step preparation of the Famous "Carne a la Tampiqueña" or Mexican Pater "Beef Fajitas", Taco, Enchilada, Beans, Rice, Guacamole, decorated and/or accompanied by fresh cheese and sour cream. You will be treated like a VIP family member in a very private cooking tour and end the tour eating what you cook during the class!
Note: For groups larger than 6, please contact me for a customized quote.
Once your courteous and knowledgeable tour guide has picked you up, you will start a wonderful gastronomic tour. You will learn how to cook authentic Mexican food and enjoy a delicious lunch.
You will then stop by a 'Tortilla Factory' where you will purchase authentic tortillas to be used during the class. Finally, you'll head to the restaurant to begin your wonderful cooking class. Your chefs will share with you some of their own family recipes, cooking techniques and you will indulge yourself with delicious dishes that are enjoyed by locals during special celebration
Head first to Mercado Central, where your guide will show you the stands selling ingredients you will use during the class. Admire the fresh fruit and vegetables sold and purchase everything you need. Your guide will also take you to the unusual Witch Doctor Market, where you will see all kind of roots, flowers, petals and even insects that serve amazing medicinal purposes.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Cruise Ship Passenger: 30-45 minutes after your cruise has docked or according to your instructions. Your guide will be waiting for you with a sign with your name. Right after the last security gate before you reach the street next to the police station.
Hotel Passenger: Right at the lobby of your Hotel
End location: Same place where I picked you up or wherever you wish.
Duration: 4 hours 30 min.
It might take a little longer because of the traffic
Air conditioned Van for up to 14 passengers. If your group is larger than 6 travellers, please contact me for a customized tour quote.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
75 USD - beverages and personal items such as souvenirs are not included in the tour price.
No restrictions that I am aware of.