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Playa del Carmen: Cooking Class & Local Markets Tour

1. Playa del Carmen: Cooking Class & Local Markets Tour

Start the tour by meeting Chef Alma, a local professional and embark on a true culinary and cultural experience in Playa del Carmen. Set off together into the vibrant neighborhoods of Playa del Carmen to purchase groceries and produce from stores and markets. Discover how the people of Playa select their produce and where they buy the best ingredients for family meals. After picking up everything you need to cook with, the chef will welcome you into her home and you will start cooking up a feast of Mexican home-style dishes. Learn how to cook a 3-course Mexican meal and enjoy delicious tastings of the food and tequila for lunch. Receive an email with all of the recipes you have learnt at the end, so you can take your flavorful memories of Mexico home with you.

Cirque Du Soleil JOYÀ in Riviera Maya

2. Cirque Du Soleil JOYÀ in Riviera Maya

JOYÀ, the first Cirque du Soleil resident show in Mexico’s Riviera Maya, engages the audience's five senses in an intimate, 650-seat theater setting with a thrilling and whimsical show in which joy, courage, and friendship conquer all. JOYÀ is the only Cirque du Soleil show in the world that offers a fine dining experience—an exciting and unique blend of culinary and performing arts. Drawing on Mexico's history and heritage, JOYÀ follows the adventures of a rebellious teenage girl whisked away to a mysterious jungle in her grandfather's fantastical world. Surrounded by a strange band of half-human, half-animal assistants, the extravagant naturalist is on a relentless quest for the meaning of life. Inspired by the fabulous migratory journey of the monarch butterfly in which life is passed from one generation to the next to ensure the survival of the species, JOYÀ reveals a world inhabited by entrancing characters that work hand in hand to perpetuate their love of life. Select from 4 different packages for this can’t-miss experience. You can enjoy the show only from a seat at lateral tables or a high stool in the last rows of the theater. Or, you can upgrade your experience to include: · Premium center seats with a half-bottle of Champagne per person and gourmet appetizers. · Premium seats near the stage with a 3-course gourmet dinner and half-bottle of Champagne per person. · The VIP experience with the best seats in the theater, a 3-course gourmet dinner, unlimited Champagne during dinner, early access to the theater, and VIP service. You may exchange Champagne for red or white wine, juice, or soft drinks, if you prefer. No matter how you experience JOYÀ, you are in for a dazzling and memorable night out—perfect for special celebrations or as a fun evening to complete your vacation! The show lasts 80 minutes and is located at Vidanta Riviera Maya.

Playa del Carmen: The Travelers' Table Food Experience

3. Playa del Carmen: The Travelers' Table Food Experience

Go on a unique culinary journey through the history of Mexican cuisine, starting with the flavors and techniques of the Mayans and continuing right through to the present day. Learn about the Spanish, African, and Middle Eastern influences on Mexican food with a delicious 5-course tasting meal alongside travelers from all over the world. Enjoy 5 paired boutique wines as well as sampling fine tequilas and mezcals. Relax in the exclusive Punta Venada beach club outside Playa del Carmen, the perfect environment to enjoy this communal dining experience with travelers from all over the world.

Playa del Carmen: Vegan Food Walking Tour

4. Playa del Carmen: Vegan Food Walking Tour

Experience Mexico’s vegan culinary world in the streets of Playa del Carmen. Meet your professional guide and take a tour of the area’s history and culture and, most importantly, its food. Enjoy the complexity of Mexican flavours in a contemporary and healthy way. The walking tour will take you through the city, from a classic fruit market with diverse and exotic produce, to small, authentic eateries selling things like Yucatec dishes, ceviche and, of course, tacos. The small group tours host a maximum of 10 people in order to ensure an intimate and highly immersive experience. Perfect for couples, groups of friends, and families. The tour will also highlight some of Playa del Carmen's wonderful street art.

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What people are saying about Playa del Carmen

This was by far the best part of our vacation. Alma was very informative and knowledgeable. We learned a bunch about Playa Del Carmen and the local traditions as well as how to prepare authentic Mexican dishes. We had so much fun, highly recommend!

This was amazing! it was my favorite thing I did in Playa del Carmen. Alma was a great teacher and so welcoming. I learned a lot. I recommend this to anyone who likes to get off the beaten path and enjoys unique experiences. I would do this again!

When we finally got to our destination we had a great time. Nice secluded romantic area with great food and great drinks. We also got to learn a few things while enjoying our food and drinks.

We were impressed! The theater is beautiful, the show is amazing, this was a complete WOW!

Fantastic cooking experience. Alma was very knowledgeable and patient. Highly recommended!