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Quito Culinary Tour and Cooking Class

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  • Culinary tour in Quito including a Ecuadorian cooking class
  • Visit one of Quito's oldest bakeries and witness how they make some of Ecuador's traditional pastries
  • Take a cooking class with an expert chef and learn to cook some of Ecuador's traditional dishes such as tamales and empanadas
Quito Culinary Tour and Cooking Class
From $78.00
$104.00 Save $26.00
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Quito Culinary Tour and Cooking Class
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Unlock the taste of Quito on this culinary and gourmet walking tour of the city. Sample rich tamales and freshly made pastries. Meet renowned chefs and artisan bakers who will highlight the secrets behind some of Equador’s most popular dishes. Learn about the historic architecture as you wander from place to place, before taking a class from one of Quito’s expert chefs. This small-group experience is ideal for travelers who want to learn more about the culture, the city and the cuisine of Quito.
What to Expect
Savor the culture and the cuisine of Quito on this Quito Culinary Tour and Cooking Class. Meet your guide, who will provide an all-access culinary pass to the city and head out to a market to see fresh fruits and vegetables. Then, visit one of the oldest bakeries in Quito and then learn how quesadillas are made before sampling the final product straight from the pan.

Next, navigate the back streets to southern Quito where you’ll get up close with iconic architecture on your way to a local Quito home for a chance to test your skills in the kitchen. Roll up your sleeves and learn how to make tamales and empanadas under the direction of an expert chef. Tuck into your culinary masterpieces with fellow travelers as you recount the day’s adventures and celebrate your Ecuadorian cooking victory.
Reviews (47)
1 - 5 of 9 reviews
Reviewed October 8, 2018
Interesting overview of Ecuadorian food

Pablo from Urban adventures (booked though Viator) is a wealth of information, while at times humorous and entertaining, gave us a brief overview about Ecuadorian culture and history. We were met at the Hotel Quito promptly at 8:30 am. It was like a private tour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Ty E
Reviewed August 29, 2018
Great activity

Awesome. My wife and our two kids (14/16) had just finished two weeks in galapagos and amazon and spent a couple days in quito on way home. Really glad we booked the tour. The food market was great as was the visit to the bakery....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank dszlapak2018
Reviewed August 27, 2018
Best Experience Ever!

We started the day with a visit to the local market in Old Town. We then visited a local bakery where I got to suit up and help make cheese quesadillas. After a little work, we sat down to enjoy the fruits of our labor...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MARI M
Reviewed July 3, 2018
Outstanding Market Tour and Cultural Immersion

We met our guide, Jorge at the requested hotel and joined him in his car. We quickly felt like we were friends with Jorge, he was very knowledgeable about Quito’s history, culture, and food. We proceeded to the local farmers market where we took time...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JLP5154
Quito U, Guest Relations Manager at Urban Adventures Quito, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Thanks again for travelling with us, we appreciate your kind words and hope to see you soon in the future, remember we always give you a Best.Day.Ever

Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

I have some people who want to join your class. Can you pls help me . I am from india. If you can send any kind of invitation that can support us pls help me . I have few clients who want to attend or...More

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December 15, 2018|
Response from MARI M | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There are vegetarian options but you need to let them know before booking the class. I don't eat dairy, beef, or pork and I was able to find options. The last part of this tour involved making a meal in an Ecuadorian... More
Jorge C
April 17, 2018|
Response from qui2u | Property representative |
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