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Valencia: Paella Cooking Class and Bus Tour

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Learn how to prepare authentic paella with an expert chef, and taste the results paired with wine or beer before hopping on a panoramic bus tour of Valencia.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed voucher required
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Spanish, English
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Learn how to cook authentic paella in Valencia
  • Enjoy a panoramic bus tour of the city
  • Taste your delicious paella with traditional wine or homemade beer
Full description
Start your tour with a trip to Valencia's Central Market. Here, learn how to pick out the best and freshest ingredients for the perfect paella.

Next, head to the kitchen to learn how to cook this authentic Spanish dish from a paella master. Learn the history of paella and other interesting facts from your expert chef. Enjoy a local wine or homemade beer accompanied by local tomatoes and a Spanish omelet. Then, dig into your handmade paella.

Hop on a panoramic city bus tour with an audio guide in 8 languages. Discover Valencia with 2 different 90-minute routes that take you through the historic or maritime part of the city. Hop on and hop off at any stop as often as you want as you learn about the history of Valencia.
  • Guided tour of Central Market (only available from Monday to Saturday)
  • Paella cooking class
  • Expert chef
  • Spanish tapas
  • Local wine tasting or homemade beer tasting
  • Drinks
  • City tour bus ticket, valid for 24 hours
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off

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Meeting point

School of Paellas: Bisbe en Jeroni, 8 Street (Old Town of Valencia). The bus stop closest to the School of Paellas is in Plaza de la Reina. You can board the bus at any stop you prefer.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Your paella cooking class lasts 4.5 hours. The Central Market visit is included from Monday to Saturday at 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM. Class at 6:00 PM last 3.5 hours
• You can take the bus at any time of the day with any bus stops over the course of 24 hours. If you choose the paella class at 6:00 PM you must take the bus before. If your paella class is at 10:00 AM or 1:00 PM you must do it after the class
• The nearest bus-stop from the School of Paellas is at Plaza de la Reina.
• The cooking class is available in Spanish and English
• The bus tour is available with an audio guide in 8 languages
• Both the cooking class and bus tour must be completed on the same day
• The bus frequency is every 30 minutes in autumn and winter and every 20 minutes in spring and summer