Make your own Mayan Pepian

Kukul Tales

Kukul Tales 4 Avenida Sur 11, Antigua Guatemala

Learn how to make one of the most famous local soups called Pepian, nowhere else but in Antigua Guatemala. Enjoy making this Guatemalan smokey spicy soup in this cooking class. by Kukul Tales.  Pepian is one of Guatemala’s emblematic dishes, however on this cooking experience, you will learn how to make the Mayan San Antonio Aguas Calientes recipe. An explosion of flavors thanks to Mayan techniques. A unique experience you won’t see at any restaurant or cooking school.


Make your own Mayan Pepian
Cost per person:
1 person (private) $67.00 / 1 COURSE (3 dishes) 1 person (private) $77.00 / 3 COURSE (5 dishes)
Group Pricing:
2 or more: $57.00 p/p for 1 COURSE (3 dishes) 2 or more: $67.00 p/p for 3 COURSE (5 dishes)
Age / Max Group:
All ages, max of 6 people
1.5 hours
Start Time(s):
Wed-Sat 11:30 am, 4 pm
Languages Spoken:
English, Spanish
Opening Hours:
Mon-Sat 8am-6pm
Days Closed:
What's Included:
  • All ingredients for making your own Pepian
  • Additional courses included
What to Expect:
  • xpect a friendly environment where you will have a hands-on experience making one of the most iconic foods in the country.
  • Use the best local ingredients to Pepian and learn about the techniques locals use for making such food.
Additional Information:

“We had a morning food tour today with Sucy and we all loved it! Got to learn a lot about Guatemalan gastronomy, and most importantly, got to try a lot of traditional dishes that we wouldn’t know about otherwise. Totally recommend a tour with this company.” -Aurora Vintilescu