The Caribbean gastronomy is characterized by a series of flavors that make our recipes unique. Our gastronomy is characterized by the magic of local ingredients that give to our dishes an incredible taste. Discover the tips of A LOCAL MOM who  will  teach you how to be an amazing local cook.

Get ready to unleash your inner cook!  In this experience you will learn how to cook as a real local in Cartagena. Caribbean cuisine is one of the main attractions of Cartagena. Our recipes could conquer any palate, but without a doubt it is the tricks and recipes of our moms that are truly a treasure. In this experience we will cook with a local mom who will teach us her tips and who will also teach us how to prepare a real Cartagenera delights. This experience takes place in a local home outside the old city  where we will be welcomed with beers, salsa music and an excellent atmosphere to prepare our delicious dinner.

Our meal will consist of an entree, main course and dessert. After preparing all these delicacies we will share an amazing dinner talking and learning more about local's life. We will be glad to have you as our guest and share with you our fortune to eat such authentic recipes. Undoubtedly the main secret of a good recipe is the love of a mother and  we will learn that. This is a one-of-a-kind culinary experience you don't want to miss!


  • Transportation
  • Bottled water
  • Local bilingual assistance ( English- Spanish)
  • Local beers
  • Homemade dinner
  • Homemade coffee
  • Entrance, main course and dessert
  • All ingredients
  • Cooking classes with a local mom.
  • Finish class with the recipes and certificate from MOM
  • Wipes
  • Hand sanitizer




4:00 pm


4 hours

Meeting point

Exito Sandiego Supermarket


Shared experience


Tue-thu- sat

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