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  1. Spain
  2. Valencia
  3. Plaza de la Virgen

School of Paellas and Historical Guided Tour

Product ID: 75061
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Ready to learn how to cook an authentic Valencian paella and to get to know the oldtown in a day? At the School of Paellas you'll learn how to cook a paella yourself and savor a full menu lunch. Then you'll enjoy a guided tour to the historical center.
About this activity
Duration 7 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Learn how to cook a Valencian paella
  • Visit the Valencia Central Market
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Learn from an informative, friendly and professional guide
Full description
You'll meet at the School of Paellas and then visit the Central Market with an expert guide to buy the best natural products to cook your paella, while you listen to detailed explanations about typical products of your gastronomy. 

Then, go to the kitchen, where the paella master will teach you step by step how to cook the best paella yourself. He'll also explain to you the history of its creation and many other interesting details. While you’ll enjoy a Valencian wine or a homemade Valencian beer tasting accompanied by Valencian tomato and Spanish omelette. When your work ends, you'll savor your paella and many typical dishes! And to finish, you'll receive a Diploma "Expert Paella’s Chef", as a certificate of this unforgettable experience. 

Once you have finish your class, get ready to meet the history of Valencia while you walk along the old town narrow streets with a local guide. He will take you to the most emblematic places and tell you interesting stories and anecdotes. Get lost across the wonderful historical center to get to know the Cathedral, Plaza de la Virgen square, Virgen de los Desamparados’s Church, the Generalitat Palace, Almonia square, Plaza de la Reina square, Paz Street, the “Marqués de dos Aguas” Palace, Barcas Street and the Ayuntamiento square. At the end of this journey, you'll get the best of Valencia in your heart.
  • Paella course
  • Visit to Central Market
  • Spanish tapas
  • Valencian Wine or homemade beer tasting
  • Full menu lunch
  • Beverages
  • Historical guided tour to the old town of Valencia
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

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Meeting point

Paella class: School of Paellas, Bisbe en Jeroni, 8 Street, Old Town of Valencia.

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
• Both activities should be done the same day
• Duration: 4.5-hour School of Paellas and 2-hour historical guided tour
• Central Market visit is available from Monday to Saturday