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Food Tour in Antigua Traditional Market provided by Kukul Tales

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Overview
What better way to know Antigua´s gastronomy than with a local?. In this adventure, we will visit one of the biggest markets in Guatemala and we'll try appetizers that locals eat in the morning in Antigua An experience where you will not only taste but also live the gastronomy of our country together with Guatemalans.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Central Park
    4 Avenida Sur, Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala
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  • 1
    Antigua Guatemala market
    Stop: 2 hours
    • 10 Guatemalan food tastings and beverages. • The opportunity to prepare food with a local.
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    Kukul Tales
  • You'll end at
    Central Park
    4 Avenida Sur, Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala
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Important Information
Departure Point
Central Park, 4 Avenida Sur, Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • •10 Guatemalan food tastings and beverages and 1 exclusive kit with 100% handmade, reusable and biodegradable materials that you will use to taste some Mayan foods.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Grecia R wrote a review Mar 2020
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My husband and I did a food/market tour with Kukul Tales and they do an incredible tour on Guatemalan gastronomy. As a Guatemalan, I was so honored to learn about the roots of our food from Rebecca, an amazing Guatemalan chef and entrepreneur. We visited the local market and
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Responded 19 Mar 2020
Hello Grecia, your review is very important for us. It encourages us to continue to rescue and preserve our gastronomy. We are so happy that you and Josh enjoyed this culinary experience and we really hope you had taken a bit of Guatemala in your heart. We hope to see you again.
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SOS H wrote a review Mar 2020
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We loved our host! Emily is knowledgeable about the area it's history and the food. She had fabulous stops throughout the market to prepare local food and taste samples. Sandra took photos of us along the way so we could remember our trip. We finished in a restaurant having an
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Info K, Team at Food Tour in Antigua Traditional Market
Responded 10 Mar 2020
Hello Greg and Sarah We are so happy you enjoyed this culinary experience and we really hope you had taken a bit of Guatemala in your heart. Emely and Sandra say, hello! They are so happy you enjoyed this tour.
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Travis W wrote a review Mar 2020
Edgewater, Colorado5 contributions1 helpful vote
Rebeca and Kukul Tales offer incredible culinary experiences. My group and I made a classic Mayan pepian and jocon with ingredients we picked up in the market. The food was delicious and I highly recommend Kukul Tales to anyone remotely interested in food and culinary techniques.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Responded 10 Mar 2020
Hello Travis, it was a pleasure to share with you this gastronomic experience, we are so happy you enjoyed the cooking class. Thank you so much for your review. We really appreciate it.
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Anita K wrote a review Feb 2020
Evergreen, Colorado58 contributions25 helpful votes
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Four of us signed up for the FUNBA Tour and cooking class. It was absolutely a highlight of our trip to Antigua!! Our private tour was located in the beautiful home/mansion of Amelia Palacios. We were treated to a guided tour of the home with over 2000 amazing pieces of art
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Responded 9 Mar 2020
Thank you Anita for being part of Kukul Tales, we loved sharing Guatemala's gastronomy with you. Thank you so much for your review. We really appreciate it and we hope to see you again and learn more about our gastronomy.
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Guillermo Muñoz Pinelo wrote a review Aug 2019
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As a Guatemalan, I thought I knew my stuff regarding local food and history. It turns out I was so wrong. It is one of those times where you are happy to be wrong, though. I learned about the Mayan roots of Guatemala's traditional food. You get down and dirty with local
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Responded 2 Sep 2019
Hi, we are so happy you enjoyed and learned about Guatemalan gastronomy. That is just a little part of all the food, ingredients and recipes that Guatemalan gastronomy has. We hope you can join us to another culinary adventure. Thank you so much for tour review. We really appreciate this.
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About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Kukul Tales
veronicastimmy
veronicastimmy
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Amazing Pepian Cooking Class!
My husband, best friend, and I took the Pepian cooking class this week. Rebecca and Sylvia were so wonderful and to
dodginski
dodginski
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Mexican Market "Foodie" Tour
This was a great day going through the market in Antigua, and experiencing the authentic flavors of Guatemala. I s
alexandrasN9616DK
alexandrasN9616DK
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So much fun! Recommend cooking class
The outdoor setting for this traditional Guatemalan cooking class was a dream! Made some delicious food and talked
Radosław W
Radosław W
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Amazing thing to do in Antigua
Fantastic adventure! I got everything I expected. Rebecca is amazingly dedicated and very passionate about the food
HenriW1959
HenriW1959
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Fantastic foodie experience
Rebecca was an amazing and very knowledgeable guide. We tried many different types of foods and in the process lea
304sofiag
304sofiag
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Best way to explore Antigua!
This was one of the best experiences I've had in Antigua, we tried all sorts of street food and local delights and
LeslieHinCA
LeslieHinCA
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Amazing food & culture/history tour
Rebecca met us in the main parque and we spent the next 3+ hours learning, eating, walking, and having a great time
Emviet
Emviet
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Food Porn
Our tour guide Emily was fantastic and my husband and I had a fabulous couple of hours chatting with here about Gua
dpardun
dpardun
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Great authentic Guatemalan cooking class in historic home!
My wife and I enjoy cooking and understanding the culture when we visit a new place. Rebecca, our chef and teacher,
PatojoPanzon
PatojoPanzon
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Cooking class with a some history to match
This was a great experience. It started off with quick tour of the market and got to taste some great atol de plata
Ashley H
Ashley H
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Market Foodie Tour
As a Chef in the United States, I wanted a learn about Guatemalan Cuisine. This tour surpassed my expectations. Not
jenny9411
jenny9411
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Amazing foodie experience
My guide was very knowledgeable and took me around the market pointing out local delicacies and meeting the local v
tenski13
tenski13
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Fabulous Food Tour
Highly recommend this tour.Extremely informative and terrific fun! Run by a delightful young chef who is passionate
Lauren J
Lauren J
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One-of-a-kind food tour
I had an incredible experience on the Kukul Mestizo Food Tour with Rebeca. She is extremely knowledgeable and passi
Voyage575569
Voyage575569
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Incredible Memorable Experience
I’m writing more than 3 months after I actually participated in this tour, partly because of my ability to put thin
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