Lima Private Culinary Tour: Local Market, Cooking Demo, Larco Museum And Lunch

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 6 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    09:30 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    - Pick up from hotels located in Miraflores, San Isidro and Historic Centre of Lima.
    - This activity does not include the pick up from private residences (Airbnb). If .. read more
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Calling all food-lovers! A transportation will pick you up from your hotel to transfer to the wholesale fruit market. You can enjoy delicious and fresh fruit juices before continuing your journey to the market of Surquillo. There, a wide variety of vegetables and fruits are offered, along with all the fresh aromatic herbs, such as dill, marjoram and others. Then you will go to the Larco Museum founded by Rafael Larco Hoyle in 1926. The museum is located inside a viceregal mansion built on a pre-Columbian pyramid of the 7th century. You can find the most complete pre-Hispanic collection of gold and silver pieces as well as portrait and art ceramics erotic. There are more than 45 thousand archaeological objects silent witnesses of three thousand years of Peruvian history. Later you will delight with a demonstration of Peruvian cuisine and Creole lunch that will allow you to taste a variety of national dishes. At the end of the tour you will be transferred back to your hotel.

Highlights

  • Buffet lunch included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Led by a local guide

Know More about this tour

Enjoy traditional dishes of Peru on this half-day food tour in Lima. After pickup from your Lima hotel, start your culinary adventure at a local fruit and veggie market with your tour guide. Your guide will introduce you to many foods found in Peru and other South American countries that are common ingredients in Peruvian cuisine. See mini avocados; taste chirimoya, a fruit native to South America; and sample Peruvian lucuma, a uniquely flavored fruit grown in Peru.

Your tour continues at a local seafood restaurant where an expert chef will teach you how to prepare ceviche, a chilled blend of fish, shrimp and other seafood marinated in various seasonings. Then, enjoy a delicious buffet lunch where you'll taste many traditional dishes, as well as desserts .

End your tour on a high note at a Lima tavern, where youll prepare (and drink!) Peru's national cocktail, the pisco sour, before heading back to your hotel.

Inclusions

Pickup and drop-off.

Touristic transportation

Professional bilingual tour guide (English and Spanish)

Admission to Larco Museum

Lunch

Entry/Admission - Museo Larco

Entry/Admission - Miraflores

Exclusions

Gratuities

Personal expenses

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Rates do not apply for Peruvians or foreign passengers whose stay exceeded 60 days in Peru because sales taxes are not included in the above total and, if applicable, will be collected by the local operator.

It is important to inform us the name of the hotel where you are staying in order to coordinate your pick up.

Not wheelchair accessible

Infants must sit on laps

Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking.

Most travelers can participate

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas

Gear/equipment sanitized between use

Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Guides required to regularly wash hands

The use of face masks in public places is no longer mandatory due to a decrease in COVID infection in Peru. With the exception of health facilities, ground transportation services and closed spaces without ventilation.

Traveler Reviews

  • 13-Mar-2017

    By far the best. We love tasting great food