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Mayan Cooking Experience and Cenotes – Playa del Carmen

Private tour

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Group of 4 people

Unleash your inner explorer and culinary artist with this unforgettable private tour!

Step back in time:

  • Craft authentic tortillas: Master the art of this Mayan staple, the foundation of delicious regional stews.
  • Become a guacamole guru: Whip up your own perfect blend, bursting with fresh flavors.
  • Unleash your inner chef: Prepare your own tamal, a traditional corn-based delicacy.
  • Savor the sacred: Sip on Pozol, a refreshing Mayan drink made with corn and cocoa.

Descend into an underground wonderland:

  • Explore two breathtaking caverns: Witness dazzling stalactites and stalagmites, formed over millennia.
  • Swim in crystal-clear cenotes: Immerse yourself in the cool, refreshing waters of these natural wonders.
  • Connect with Mayan history: Learn about the significance of cenotes in Mayan culture and their role in shaping the landscape.

This private tour is your exclusive gateway to:

  • Unforgettable cultural immersion: Experience Mayan traditions and flavors firsthand.
  • Breathtaking natural beauty: Witness the awe-inspiring cenotes, hidden gems of the Yucatan Peninsula.
  • Memories that last a lifetime: Create unique and authentic experiences you’ll cherish forever.

What to expect?

  • Meet your guide at the lobby of your hotel for pick-up.
  • Stop at one of the local bakeries to taste some fresh made “Mexican pan dulce”
  • Visit one of the local corn tortilla factories where your guide will explain about the process of making tortillas and you will take the “masa” to make your own tortillas and tamales on the cooking class.
  • Arrival to the Cenote Park where you will head first to the Mayan kitchen and you will learn how to make tamales, salsas, tortillas, guacamole and “pozol” (a traditional mayan beverage made from cacao and corn)
  • Once we finish assembling our tamales and while we wait for them to cook,  we will take you to live an adventure to the fullest in the Caverns within an underground river, immerse yourself in the crystalline and fresh waters of a magical underground Cenote to explore the ancient formations of  stalactites and stalagmites.
  • After the Cenote adventure we will return to the kitchen to enjoy the delicious tamal “fruit of our labour”
  • Back to hotel

Limited availability, book your private adventure today!