From Cusco Streets to Gourmet Treats: A Peruvian Cooking Class

From: $79.00

This 4-hour Peruvian cooking class in Cusco is hosted by a local chef, Jesus.

๐Ÿ† Voted best cooking class in Cusco
๐ŸŒŸ Top-rated host (99% positive reviews)
๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿผ Fun activity for groups

Contact Peru Insiderย for dates and times not listed below, or if you want to book for a larger group.

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Unleash your inner chef by participating in a uniquely authentic Peruvian cooking class in Cusco. Dive deep into the rich flavors and ingredients that make Peruvian cuisine globally renowned.

Peruvian cooking class in Cusco: quick info

  • ๐Ÿ’ธย Private tour:ย Contact us if your group is bigger than 7 travelers (discounted rate)
  • โšกย Booking Window:ย 5-7 days
  • โฐย Duration: 4 hours
  • ๐Ÿ“… Availability:ย Daily (morning and afternoon)
  • ๐Ÿง‘โ€๐Ÿคโ€๐Ÿง‘ Participants: Minimum of 2 pax, maximum of 12
  • ๐ŸŒฟ Vegetarian options available

What youโ€™ll do

  • Meet your local guide at the meeting point (location sent after the booking is confirmed)
  • First, you will shop ingredients at San Pedro Market
  • You will tour the market and try some traditional food in Cusco like fruits, cheese, chocolate, and exotic fruits
  • From the market, you will walk to the cooking studio (colonial 30s house)
  • Start the class with making Pisco Sour (and drink it the whole time!)
  • Learn to cook 3 main courses: Ceviche, Causa Limeรฑa, and Quinoa Tamal
  • Make chicha morada, a non-alcoholic beverage from Peru
  • You will also make dessert: picarones
  • Learn about the pink salt of Maras Salt Mines (which you will use for the cooking class)
  • End the cooking class by eating everything you cooked. Come hungry!
  • After the class, the recipes will be sent to you via e-mail so you can try cooking at home!

Availability and hours

This cooking class in Cusco available all week with two different timeslots:

  • Morning: 10 AM – 2 PM
  • Afternoon: 3:30-7:30 PM

This is a small group tour where you will join other travelers (12 per group). Customized and private tours are free to choose any time and date they prefer.

Whatโ€™s included?

  • A professional Peruvian chef
  • All equipment and ingredients for the cooking class
  • A tour of the main market in Cusco
  • Fully equipped kitchen studio in a colonial building
  • Food: eat what you cook
  • Drinks: pisco sour, chicha morada, and water
  • Recipes to be sent via e-mail

Whatโ€™s NOT included?

  • Transportation to the meeting point
  • Tips for the guides (not obliged but encouraged)
  • Meals and activities not mentioned above

Cancellation policy

  • 100% refundย 7 days before the tour
  • 50% refundย up to 2 days before the tour
  • Non-refundableย less than 48 hours before the tour


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