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Group Culinary Tour provided by Marcelo Batata Cooking Classes

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  • You'll start at
    Calle Palacio 135
    Calle Palacio 135, Cusco 08002, Peru
    Behind the main Cathedral of Cusco
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    Marcelo Batata Cooking Classes
    Stop: 3 hours
    With a professional guide or chef you will visit 3 of the most important Cusco restaurants and later you will inmerse yourself in the local street food
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  • You'll end at
    Calle Palacio 135
    Calle Palacio 135, Cusco 08002, Peru
    Behind the main Cathedral of Cusco
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
Calle Palacio 135, Cusco 08002, Peru
Duration
150–180 minutes
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Bite sized appetizers from Cusco’s top restaurants
  • A tasting of Peruvian anticuchos and picarones
  • The company of one of our lovely chef or guides
  • The restaurants visited on this tour may vary subject to dates, times and seasons
  • Alcoholic or non-alcoholic pairings at each of the three restaurants visited
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Alcoholic Beverages
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No vegetarian option available for anticucho
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Daniel M wrote a review Nov. 2019
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A very delicious tour with Rose Luis Who sublimates the tasting with his knowkledges on the peruvian cooking history Dominique et Daniel
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Response from GoPlaces17599978412, Manager at Group Culinary Tour
Responded 2 Jan. 2020
Glad to hear you had a delicious tour with Jose Luis! Hope you had an amazing time in Peru and could enjoy the Peruvian cuisine!
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Sarah Mong wrote a review Jun. 2019
Englewood, Colorado7 contributions7 helpful votes
We did the culinary tour with Alejandro our first night in Cusco- it was the PERFECT way to explore the city and taste delicious food! All of the restaurants were wonderful and authentic, especially Marcelo Batata and Uchu. We loved that there were specialty cocktails to go
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Elise Christine L wrote a review May 2019
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We booked this tour for a relaxing evening in Cusco the day we arrived to acclimate to the altitude. We loved the opportunity to try different kinds of Peruvian cuisine, from higher end dishes to street food. We learned so much about the ingredients in Peruvian dishes, the
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Konstance F wrote a review Mar. 2019
Asheville, North Carolina39 contributions16 helpful votes
We were eight days into our visit to Peru, so this tour both expanded upon and summarized the flavors and culture of the dishes we had already enjoyed for several days. We so appreciated Jose's passionate presentations -- especially of the fried pumpkin donuts! We have taken
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Date of experience: March 2019
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rachelannthomson wrote a review Mar. 2019
Chicago, Illinois35 contributions3 helpful votes
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Jose was an amazing tour guide for our food tour of Cusco! It was our first night in Peru, and this tour was a fantastic was to get acclimated, enjoy some amazing food, and experience the city! Jose was very knowledgeable about Peruvian history and culture as it related to
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By: Marcelo Batata Cooking Classes
laurels2021
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Best time in Cusco- great way to learn about Peruvian cuisine.
We had an amazing time with this class. We did it during COVID and while precautions were taken, it did not negativ
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mkamath81
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Amazing Cooking Experience
Being able to make and try specialties of Peru in an intimate setting. The history behind the meals, the descripti
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jdesalu
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Great Cooking + Learning Experience
I often do cooking classes when I'm vacationing ion a country, and the Marcelo Batata course was among the most inf
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imherbert101
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Extraordinary Peruvian Cooking experience
We were not sure what this cooking class was going to be like, but we learned so much about the history of food, cu
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zipcy
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Amazing cultural and culinarily experience
It was amazing experience with Chef Alesandro. He has a lot of history and culinarily knowledge, detailed explanati
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Walker1220
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Learned so much!!
Terrific cooking class where we learned not just about the foods of Peru but history, tradition and culture as well
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BDPatterson
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Look no further !
Jose was the ultimate chef/ host for our cooking class which featured TRUE Peruvian cuisine. The techniques we lear
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eileengradwell
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Fun, educational, and delicious!
We spent a magical afternoon with Jose learning about Peruvian food and cooking. Jose was so entertaining. He is a
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sukiprice
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Disappointed
We didn’t have as much fun as other reviewers. Maybe it depends on the chef. We had a woman who was humorless, dry
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Journey448329
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Cooking class with Jose
The only thing wrong with this class is that we didn't take it our first day in Cusco! We learned a lot of Peruvian
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gregoryl628
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So Much Fun!
Best time I had in Cusco! Alejandro was such a wonderful teacher and chef. Not only was this a cooking class, it wa
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TravelingSmithTeam
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Marcelo Batata Cooking Class in Peru
My family and I had the pleasure of taking the Peruvian cooking class with Jose Luis at Marcelo Batata and we had a
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940jonathant
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AMAZING "No Chop" Cooking Class
i've been to quite a few cooking classes. and while practice makes better, i'd prefer not to have someone else rev
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LaurenGradwell
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The best experience in Peru!
This was an incredible experience and was my favorite thing we did in Peru. It is worth every penny. Jose was livel
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Curiosity366079
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Cooking class with Jose
We attended Jose’s cooking class and learned much more than how to cook Peruvian food. Jose talked about his countr
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Key Details
  • Duration: 150–180 minutes
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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