Mexican Cooking Class in Cancun with fresh Local Market ingredients selection with hotel transportation.

Experience the best of Mexican cuisine with our Cancun Cooking Class! Our expert chef will show you how to pick the perfect ingredients for your dishes at a traditional Mexican market and then let you get hands-on in an authentic restaurant kitchen. Learn how to make your own handmade tortillas and sopes, along with the secrets of traditional Mexican flavors and guacamole. Plus, you’ll be using antique Mexican tools like The Molcajetes and Comales! This is an amazing opportunity to bring the taste of Mexico home and impress your friends!

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  • Learn everything from a local expert chef. It’s not enough to be a good cook, you’ll learn from a real pro!
  • Use proper and traditional Mexican kitchen tools but also learn the proper techniques to do it with regular ones.
  • Cook an amazing lunch from tacos, sopes, enchiladas, guacamole, margaritas and more!
  • Get all the recipes to your email so you can prepare them back home

What am I going to Cook? This is Cancun Cooking Class Menu

Book Mexican Cooking Class in Cancun

  • Cooks $109

    Our cooking class is mostly made for adults 18+ and kids 10+.
    We strongly recommend to respect the restriction since we want the tour to be pleasant to all our guests.

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What to expect from our Cancun Cooking Class

Taking cooking classes in Cancun will definitely be one of the best things to do in Cancun. After your hotel pick up our chef will take you straight to one of the most visited local markets in Cancun. Get ready to delight your senses with the colors, sounds and scents the market morning activity. Stroll around through different food sections and immerse yourself in the smell of different herbs, vegetables, meat and sea food. Our chef will show you how to choose freshest items for our cooking class.

Once you arrive at our venue, refreshments, fresh fruit, water/coffee will be provided. Our venue offers an intimate setting at one of the best Mexican restaurants in Cancun which opened more than 40 years ago. Spend the next 3 hours learning the tricks behind great Mexican traditional cooking and listening about the origins behind each dish and how they came to be. Experience the real warmth of a Mexican kitchen using traditional tools like Molcajete (stone mortar), Comal (flat griddle) and clay pots.

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Aromas Cooking Class Itinerary

09:00-10:00 - Pick-up

Pick up at your hotel lobby and/or meeting point.

10:15 - Local Market

Stop at Market 23, one of the busiest and famous Mercados of Cancun. Discover it's day-to-day life and learn to choose ingredients.

11:00 - Get to know your kitchen

Arrival to restaurant where the class will take place

11:15 - Mexican dishes

Hands on! Learn about our recipes and how we will use each ingredient in our Cancun Cooking Class.

12:15 - Mexican Drinks

Prepare your drinks, Margaritas! Or Non-alcoholic too

12:45 - Time to eat!

Set the table to indulge in an amazing spread of appetizer, entre and dessert

13:00-14:00 - Back to your hotel

Our guide & driver takes you to your hotel lobby.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, we offer hotel pick-up and drop off on air conditioned vans. For your total comfort the transfers between the different places we visit, are also included.

Plans have changed? Reschedule or cancel with no cost, just let us know at least 12 hours in advance. Unfortunately, if the tour is canceled after that 12-hour mark, this will be considered a No-Show and no refund will be provided.


Yes, all of our tours are family-friendly. Our tours are recommended for +6 years old kids, however all ages are welcome.

Yes, we consider all dietery preferences and restrictions (allergies, ect). After completing your booking you’ll be asked about your needs, and all menus are adapted accordingly.


All of our tours are designed and tested to provide a complete meal for an average adult. Most participants will feel full after our combination of drinks & food tastings along with breaks and introductions from our tour guide. Our guide will make sure everyone is full before finishing the tour!


Yes, cameras are allowed on the tour. We love our guests to share their experience. Remember to tag us! Find us as @cancunfoodtours in all major networks such as Instagram, TripAdvisor, Facebook or Yelp.


What foodies think about our Cooking Class in Cancun

Best Tacos and Tour Guide Alexis was very helpful and great. The food was amazing. I would definitely recommend but it needs to be cheaper. I felt safe and heard by Alexis. He was very knowledgeable and when he comes to Canada be can contact me and I'll be his tour guide.
Beth L
Beth L
Amazing food and tour experience Food was amazing and a great way to see Cancun. The tour was well organized. Nassim was an excellent ambassador of local food and culture. I highly recommend this tour.
Would highly recommend My boyfriend and I booked this tour and would highly recommend. The food was delicious and we got to try many different types of tacos and learn about the different cooking styles. I am not a beer drinker but my boyfriend enjoyed trying different beers. Our guide Diego was personable and very informative. Go on this tour!