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Private Rajasthani Spice Market Visit and Cooking Class in Jaipur provided by Traveling Spoon

Private Rajasthani Spice Market Visit and Cooking Class in Jaipur

Private Rajasthani Spice Market Visit and Cooking Class in Jaipur
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$142.94
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Free Cancellation up to 3 days in advance
About
Enjoy a private and authentic spice bazaar visit and cooking class in a local Jaipur home with your host Usha. This is a perfect experience for anyone looking to connect with local culture over food. Your cooking class will take place in an outdoor kitchen station where Usha will teach you 2-3 traditional Rajasthani dishes from her family recipes. After cooking, you will enjoy your meal together. Learn about authentic Rajasthani cooking techniques and special ingredients during this culinary experience. This is a unique opportunity to learn about lesser-known Rajasthani foods and relax in a beautiful tranquil courtyard filled with greenery and authentic charm.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h 30m
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Available languages
English
What to expect
  • This is a unique opportunity to visit the home of a local and explore traditional culture and cuisine. Start your culinary experience with a walk to Chandpole, the local market. Here, you will get a glimpse of the spice bazaar, a chaotic riot of sights and sounds before returning to learn to cook a Rajasthani meal with your host Usha. Usha lives in a home that has been in their family for more than a century and has been recently converted into a beautiful heritage guest house surrounded by delightful gardens full of melodic songbirds. You will be greeted with a welcome drink served in Usha's beautiful courtyard before you start your cooking class that will be held outdoors (weather permitting) at a cooking station. Learn about the spices and techniques used to cook Rajasthani cuisine before enjoying the meal you helped prepare. On days that he is available, Usha's husband Durga may join you for your meal.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h 30m
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
What to expect
  • This is a unique opportunity to visit the home of a local and explore traditional culture and cuisine. Start your culinary experience with a walk to Chandpole, the local market. Here, you will get a glimpse of the spice bazaar, a chaotic riot of sights and sounds before returning to learn to cook a Rajasthani meal with your host Usha. Usha lives in a home that has been in their family for more than a century and has been recently converted into a beautiful heritage guest house surrounded by delightful gardens full of melodic songbirds. You will be greeted with a welcome drink served in Usha's beautiful courtyard before you start your cooking class that will be held outdoors (weather permitting) at a cooking station. Learn about the spices and techniques used to cook Rajasthani cuisine before enjoying the meal you helped prepare. On days that he is available, Usha's husband Durga may join you for your meal.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 7626P86
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
  • Lunch or dinner
  • Bottled water
  • Beverages
  • Local host
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Gratuities
  • Private cooking class with your host Usha
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Duration
4h 30m
Departure details
  • DeraMandawa, New Mandawa House, Sansar Chandra Rd, Adjoining Punjab National Bank, Jalupura, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302001, India Meet your hosts at their home/heritage guesthouse. Dera Mandawa is located on Sansar Chandra Road, which connects M.I.Road to Chandpole Gate, the entrance to the Pink City. As maps can be confusing in India, it is best to have your driver call your host to ask for directions to their home.
Additional information
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Lunch or dinner
  • Bottled water
  • Beverages
  • Local host
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Gratuities
  • Private cooking class with your host Usha
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Departure details
  • DeraMandawa, New Mandawa House, Sansar Chandra Rd, Adjoining Punjab National Bank, Jalupura, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302001, India Meet your hosts at their home/heritage guesthouse. Dera Mandawa is located on Sansar Chandra Road, which connects M.I.Road to Chandpole Gate, the entrance to the Pink City. As maps can be confusing in India, it is best to have your driver call your host to ask for directions to their home.
Duration
4h 30m
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
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Delicious meal and wonderful experience
Shalini taught us how to make Mattar Paneer and Naan and, although we were total amateurs, the outcome was deliciou
Ready4thenextplace
Ready4thenextplace
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It’s a Family Affair!
We loved our evening with Shalini and her family. Our neighborhood shopping trip was enlightening-who knew there wa
Michelle O
Michelle O
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A wonderful experience in Jaipur
Shalini is amazing!! We arrived and sat down to be introduced to her family. Then out to the market to pick what we
suesW6327NA
suesW6327NA
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Many thanks Shalini
The great thing about cooking with Shalini was not only the market tour, working in her large spacious kitchen, lea
T2715VMcarolg
T2715VMcarolg
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A Delightful Evening
This was one of our favorite memories while visiting India. Shalini and her family welcomed us into their home. We
mareeg54
mareeg54
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Thanks Shalini!!!!!!!
Shalini is a beautiful soul and was so caring and delightful to us. Helped in the kitchen and we really enjoyed th
Tsjo90
Tsjo90
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Amazing evening and incredible food
We had a fantastic evening with the family, they were so warm and friendly and welcoming, we felt like we were just
IevaLT
IevaLT
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Nice evening with Shalini and her family!
Two of us had a great evening cooking with Shalini and her mother-in-law and then sharing a meal with her family. T
petitbout59
petitbout59
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Happy we chose this as one of our two evenings in Jaipur
This was a wonderful evening where we got to meet Shalini and her family who were all very friendly and welcomed us
F299GTnathaliel
F299GTnathaliel
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Lovely experience
Shalini and her family were so lovely with us that night. At first she offered to us a delicious chai, then show us
cdudeney
cdudeney
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Delicious home cooked meal
We really enjoyed the class. Shelani catered for my tricky diet - vegan & gluten free. The food was delicious. we t
AKAYERST
AKAYERST
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Amazing experience! Shalini and family were so friendly. Would highly recommend.
Was a great experience. Loved learning the secrets of a good chai tea and learning about the different spices for t
babstraveltheworld
babstraveltheworld
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Truly grateful to experience a day in the life
Shalini is a wonderful host! She has a lovely family, they made us feel right at home. The tour itself was very i
Lornstravels
Lornstravels
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Wonderful experience
My teenage daughter and I had the pleasure of spending Christmas evening with Shalini and her family,such a warm w
mmezmateer
mmezmateer
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Like cooking with a friend, a must do!
This was one of the best experiences of my two week trip in India. My friend and I booked via tip advisor in Novemb
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