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San Andrés - Islander Cooking Class

This tour provides unique insight into the culinary world of Colombia’s Caribbean islands and is designed for adventurous souls who are captivated by island cooking using locally sourced ingredients.

  • Explore Caribbean island culture and cooking
  • Learn about the traditions of San Andrés Island families
  • Prepare traditional dishes with a local islander chef
  • Discover the secrets of Caribbean cuisine
  • Difficulty level

    Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed

  • Duration

    4 hours

  • Min. passengers


  • Booking code


  • From

    249 €

  • Please note

    Comfortable shoes, a hat, and sunblock are recommended

The cooking class takes place at the 'Casa Museo’ or House Museum. This traditional wooden house was constructed to imitate British colonial houses on the other neighbouring islands such as Jamaica and has been preserved as an example of how the wealthier islanders originally lived.

Your guides will explain the customs and traditions of the island families on this comprehensive introduction to San Andrés culture and cooking. A delicious traditional drink will be served on your arrival while you get prepared to start the class led by a local islander chef. You will have the opportunity to prepare some traditional dishes and taste the local gastronomy on this fun and interactive experience.


  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Language: English
  • Included: Traditional island dish and drink
  • Remarks/requirements: Comfortable shoes, a hat, and sunblock are recommended
  • Walking information: Walk from parking to kitchen, approx. 100 metres with some steps.
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes – only if guest is not confined to the wheelchair and can climb in/out of the bus and up some steps at the museum.
  • Minimum pax: 12