Market Tour & Tortillas Workshop

Kukul Tales

6a Avenida Norte 2 Antigua, Guatemala 03001

Delve into the vibrant food scene of Guatemala with the Market Tour & Tortillas Workshop offered by our experienced guides. This unique culinary exprience provides a fascinating insight into how locals eat and the diverse flavors of Guatemalan cuisine.<

What's Included:
  • Guided Market Tour: Explore one of Guatemala’s largest markets with an expert guide who will take you through the vibrant stalls and introduce you to the variety and colors of fruits, vegetables, and local products. Learn about the significance of these ingredients in Guatemalan cuisine.
  • Tastings of Local “Antojitos”: Sample a selection of famous local “Antojitos” during the market tour. These delicious snacks offer a glimpse into the diverse flavors of Guatemalan street food culture.
  • Hands-On Tortillas Workshop: Engage in a hands-on experience where you’ll learn the art of making traditional criollo corn tortillas. Receive step-by-step guidance from skilled instructors who will teach you the techniques and share insights about the importance of tortillas in Guatemalan cuisine.
  • Traditional Lunch: After the tortilla-making workshop, sit down and enjoy a delicious traditional lunch. Indulge in the flavors of freshly made tortillas and savor a variety of local dishes crafted with care.
  • Knowledgeable Guide: Throughout the tour, you’ll be accompanied by a knowledgeable guide who will provide valuable insights into Guatemalan culinary traditions, answer your questions, and ensure a smooth and enjoyable experience.
What to Expect:

Cultural immersion: Immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture of Guatemala by visiting one of the country’s largest markets and witnessing the bustling atmosphere, vibrant colors, and diverse array of fruits, vegetables, and local products.

Tasting local flavors: Sample delicious “Antojitos” snacks, which are beloved by Guatemalans, and get a true taste of the authentic flavors that define Guatemalan cuisine.

Hands-on culinary experience: Engage in a tortilla-making workshop and learn the art of crafting traditional criollo corn tortillas. Gain valuable insights into the techniques and secrets behind creating the perfect tortilla.

Intimate and personalized experience: With a group size ranging from 1 to 15 participants, you can expect a small, intimate group setting that allows for personalized attention and interaction with the guides.

Cultural heritage: Gain a deeper understanding of Guatemala’s culinary traditions and the significance of corn in the country’s culture and cuisine. Learn about the history and importance of tortillas in Guatemalan daily life.

Culinary memories: Create lasting memories as you embark on a culinary journey through Guatemala, learning new skills, and discovering the rich flavors and traditions that make Guatemalan cuisine unique.

Additional Information:
Cost per person:
​ 1 person (private) $66.00
Age / Max Group:
All ages, max of 15 people
2.5 hours
Start Time(s):
Mon-Fri 11am
Languages Spoken:
English, Spanish
Opening Hours:
Daily 8am-6pm
Days Closed: