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Alicante: Market Tour and Paella Cooking Class

Product ID: 344711
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Enjoy an authentic local experience, as you learn about the gastronomy of Alicante with a market tour and cooking class. Cook the perfect paella with fresh local ingredients.
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Duration: 4 hours
Starting time 12:30 PM
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Spanish, English

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  • Explore Alicante's Mercado Central and learn of its 98-year history
  • Tour the market's best boutiques and shop for top-quality ingredients
  • Learn how to cook Spain's iconic national dish
Full description
Meet your guide at the main entrance to the Alicante's Mercado Central at 12:30 PM. Learn of the history of the market, which has been in operation for nearly 100 years. Tour the market's best boutiques and shop for seasonal and top-quality ingredients for your meal.

Next, make your way to the kitchen, close to the Central Market. Put on your apron, toast with a glass of local wine or beer, and set about preparing Spain's iconic national dish, paella. Use the fresh local ingredients to create the Alicante-style version of paella. Receive various tips and tricks to enhance your cooking skills. After you have prepared your meal, sit down and enjoy! Finish with an aperitif, coffee, and a dessert to complete the experience.
  • Market tour
  • Cooking class
  • Appetizers
  • Recipes
  • Mediterranean menu with Paella
  • Unlimited soft drinks, wines, or beers
  • Coffee
  • Dessert
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at the main entrance to the market (Plaza 25 de Mayo).

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Important information
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• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility

From US$ 60.40 per person

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Paella Alicante Experience

Product ID: 344711