Market Visit, Wine Tasting & Authentic Valencian Paella Cooking Class in Valencia, Spain

Tasting
Wine, Local Food
Activity
Meet The Maker, Cooking Class, Walking Tour
Included
Meal, Tour guide
Languages
English, Spanish
Theme
City, Cultural
Minimum Drinking Age
18
$
162
77
/ Person
Mariela M
Activity Overview
Understand how to prepare Spanish paella and taste the local wines and products
Taking this tour will expose you to the Valencian cultures and customs. Tasting of products as you stroll down the old town and Valencia Central Market. There’s a lot to see and do once there. To begin with, you’ll start with a guided stroll. Here, you’ll experience the glamorous sight of the Valencia Central Market. You’ll love the sight of the postmodern building along with the wide variety of fruits, vegetables, herbs not to mention fresh seafood. You’ll love the experience!

You’re then scheduled for product and wine tasting where you’ll have the opportunity to try a few local products as well as the finest from their vineyard. Later in the evening, you’re assured of a worthwhile experience; you’ll learn the preparation of authentic Valencian paella at the school of paellas. As the professional takes you through the stepwise procedure, he or she will explain the culture and history behind the cuisine. As the paella is getting ready, you’ll be served with an aperitif with Valencian wine, typical tapas or even craft beer. Later, a nice dinner will be served and awarded a diploma as a paella chef expert! We’ll then take you back.
 
Practical information
Both activities should be done the same day.
You must be at both meeting points at least 15 minutes before to departure, go on your own to both places.
If you need Transfer Service, please consult us.
 
Included
  • Local products small-tastings and two Valencian wine tasting
  • Aperitif with typical Tapas and Valencian wine or craft beer
  • Full menu dinner: starters, your paella as first plate, beverages, dessert, liqueur, coffee.
  • Expert visit guide: old town of Valencia and Central Market
  • Local products and wine tasting
  • Aperitif and full menu Dinner
Group-size:
Min. 2 people
Rates
Per
Price
Person
$
162
77
Children
Per
Price
Pricing Info
Child
$
118
38
(12-17 years)
Timing
Dates
Start Time
Weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday10:30 AM
Duration
6 H
More Info
Cancellation Policy
Standard
  • Cancellations made 2 days before will be fully refunded.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
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$
83
09
/ Person
València, Spain
Duration:
5 H
 (1)
THE PLEASURE OF COOKING. PAELLA COURSE We welcome you to enjoy the pleasure of preparing the real Valencian paella just as the Valencians do, in a classic country house girded by rice ... morefields and orange groves.
In the process of your cooking, our Chef will leak to us many secrets, myths, advice, traditions, and unique techniques required for the preparation of this famous Spanish dish of international repute.
As the paella cooking slowly, we will have a break to enjoy an aperitif and drink with products normal for the orchard of Valencia.
After enjoying the paella, we will relish the fruit from our garden and "La coca de Llanda", a homemade cake truly cherished by the Valencians accompanied with "Mistela", a sweet drink.
Our Chef will issue a certificate at the end of the course, to certify you as an ambassador of the authentic Paella.

PRIVATE TOUR "ALBUFERA NATURAL PARK"
Having enjoyed our gastronomy, we will finalize the day with a tour to the "Albufera Natural Park" to have a very close-range experience of the breathtaking Valencian countryside.
We will tour the "Montañeta dels Sants", in the company of our professional local guide. The "Montañeta dels Sants, is a special location where you will observe the lovely views of the Albufera Lake and the rice fields.
We will proceed towards "El Palmar", a fishing island, and the "Dehesa del Saler" formed by an alluring pine forest situated between the Albufera and the Mediterranean. This location is hopefully one of the most charming areas of Valencia.
$
85
37
/ Person
València, Spain
Duration:
5 H
 (1)
The pleasure of cooking the AUTHENTIC PAELLA recipe We invite you to come and enjoy the delight of the authentic Valencian paella as practiced by Valencians, in a classic country house ... moreneighboring orange trees and rice fields.
In the course of the cooking class, the chef will reveal many secrets, myths, traditions, unique procedures and some essential tips for the preparation of this famous Spanish dish with a worldwide acknowledgment.
We will have a break to enjoy a snack and a drink with distinctive products of the cultivated fields of Valencia, while the paella is cooking slowly.
The paella will be followed with fruits from our farmed fields and "La coca de Llanda", a homemade cake truly cherished by the Valencians accompanied with "Mistela", a sweet drink.
Our Chef will issue a certificate at the end of the course, to certify you as an ambassador of the authentic Paella.

BOAT TRIP ON THE ALBUFERA LAKE
After you have enjoyed our gastronomy, we will finalize the day with a boat trip on the "Albufera Lake" for a close-range experience of the majestic terrain of Valencia.
Albufera is the largest lake in Spain and one of the key wetland areas in the Iberian Peninsula. It is a region of exceptional ecological interest in which specific species of water birds hibernate.
$
62
60
/ Person
Valencia, Valencian Community, Spain
Duration:
4 H
 (1)
The pleasure of cooking We invite you to come and enjoy the delight of the authentic Valencian paella as practiced by Valencians, in a classic country house neighboring orange trees ... moreand rice fields.
In the course of the cooking class, our Chef will divulge the secrets and traditions of our gastronomy, you will also realize the paella recipe.
We will have a break to enjoy a snack and a drink with distinctive products of the cultivated fields of Valencia, while the paella is cooking slowly.
You will then have the chance to taste the appetizing paella. Paella pairs perfectly with Valencia wines. After you have had the tasty paella, you will relish fruits from our cultivated fields as well as the "La coca de Llanda", a homemade cake genuinely appreciated by the Valencians. The "La coca de Llanda" goes down well with "Mistela", a sweet drink. Our Chef will issue a certificate at the end of the course, to certify you as an ambassador of the authentic Paella.