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
Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed
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
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.