Food & Drinks


FROM $ per person
Share a great experience with one of the most respected chefs in the city! Learn about the local cuisine, stories, and secrets behind every preparation. Food and ingredients will be chosen from the local fresh market. This experience is offered in Spanish, English and French. The menu can be adapted based on preferences and food allergies. If you are interested in learning to cook a certain dish, let us know and we will be happy to try and accommodate. Reservations must be made 72 hours before class.

- Time with a professional local chef
- Server who speaks English, French or Portuguese
- A starter, main course, and dessert with fresh and premium ingredients
- Welcome drink (wine or cocktail), aprons and recipes

Duration: 2-3 hours - classes can be scheduled for lunch or dinner.


Price $ 30 USD per person
We have curated a tour for you to know and appreciate the cultural cuisine in Cartagena. The tour is offered in Portuguese, English or French. The street food shows the lifestyle of cartageneros. In some places we can find different flavors - each place with a story different. This tour is ideal for people who love food, culture, and are seeking to know the local cuisine.

Includes: local guide in English, French, or Portuguese, tasting of typical foods like carimañola, arepas con huevos, and many other foods

Duration: Approx. 2 hours


Price: $40 USD per person

Knowing the coffee cultivation process is coveted knowledge that has led Colombia to have some of the best coffee in the world. Join us in trying the different flavors and aromas of our coffee. Get to know the regions of Colombia, where the beans grow, and how coffee is shared in the regions.

Includes: Specialized coffee guide and tasting of three different coffees.

Duration: Approx. 2 hours


Price: $ 50 USD per person
This tour is for rum lovers and those who seek new experiences!
Our tour is an introduction to the Colombian rum culture. It will help you better appreciate the small details, smells, tastes and deep nuances that our emblematic rums embody.

History of Rum
• Distillation of sugarcane in Colombia
• Molasses distillation and fermented sugarcane juice
• Zones and producing countries
• How to taste a rum

Duration: Approx. 2 hours

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