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Guatemala Culinary Shore Excursion

Puerto Quetzal: Guatemala Culinary Shore Excursion

Taste of Guatemala Excursion

Guatemala culinary shore trip

If you are looking for an Authentic culinary experience during your shore trips and tours, you must sign up for this activity.

Experience first-hand with expert and local chefs some of Guatemala’s typical dishes.

  • Culinary Experience – Antigua Guatemala Vegetables Market – Jade Factory
  • Activities: Culinary – Live Culture
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Holiday Type: Day Tour
  • You will visit: Jocotenango – Antigua Guatemala
  • Trip Style: Couples – Small Groups – Families – Lonely Traveler
  • Comfort level: Standard
  • Transportation: Minibus
  • Length: 1 Day
  • Physical demand: The trip may include activities like walks
  • Group size: Minimum 1 – Maximum 20
  • Departure / Return Location: Puerto Quetzal


  • Land Transportation from Puerto Quetzal. (Round trip)
  • Cooking Experience
  • Lunch and Soft Drink
  • Entrance Fees
  • Bilingual Professional Tour Guide

Not Included

  • Gratuity
  • Other services not mentioned

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    Guatemala Culinary Shore Excursion Itinerary

    Our shore excursion starts with an early pick-up at Puerto Quetzal for 1.5 hrs.

    Then, transfer to Antigua Guatemala, directly to the market, where we will pick fresh and high-quality products and get involved in the bargaining process when buying the groceries.

    Then, please continue to our extraordinary kitchen in Jocotenango village, about 10 minutes from Antigua Guatemala.

    The experience starts with describing the products we will use to prepare the typical dish.

    Some options are Pepian, Kaq Ik, Suban-Ik, rice, and delicious desserts such as mole, rellenitos, or Ayote.

    Recipes from generation to generation are still part of our identity and culture.

    Today you are also a chef; let yourself go and feel like an expert Guatemalan chef helping to create the typical dish, chopping the vegetables, or stirring the boiling mix of chicken with spices.

    Also, for making tortillas or enjoying a delicious glass of wine, the professionals will guide you to have the final product we want.

    Now, the food is ready to be served in clay bowls created by local artisans, and you feel satisfied that you have completed your first typical dish with your hands.

    After lunch, we are returning to the center of Antigua for short sightseeing of Antigua Guatemala.

    In this city, the stories and legends of colonial times are still present along with the old paved streets; visit Central Park and the Cathedral Church. In the end, stop by the Jade Shop.

    In Guatemala, we have a variety of colors of this precious mineral.

    Being the most outstanding Lavanda, black, jaguar green, and imperial green, these fantastic shades make the jade a nation proud.

    After the culinary shore excursion, return to Puerto Quetzal on time for your set sail.

    Have Any Questions?

    Do not hesitate to give us a call. We are happy to talk to you.

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