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Vegetarian Paella Cooking Class and Market Tour in Valencia

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What to Expect
Meet your guide at 10am at the Valencia School of Rice and Paella and walk together to Central Market (Mercado Central) for a guided tour. Spend approximately one hour exploring this bustling market and collecting the necessary ingredients for your recipe. A hub of Valencian agriculture, the best quality ingredients for paella can be found here. Around 11am, return to the kitchen and learn the process of cooking a real Valencia paella (the original Paella), which you will then cook for yourself.

Relax and have fun as you cook with your group and learn from an expert chef about the makings of an authentic paella. During the cooking process, indulge in tasting Valencian white wine served with a traditional appetizer. Once you've finished cooking the paella, sit down and enjoy the fruits of your labor. Complement your meal with a taste of Valencian red wine. The paella will be served accompanied by several starters and a traditional and delicious dessert.

Upon completion of the experience, you will receive a diploma certifying your new cooking skills. Experience ends at the cooking school at approximately 2:30pm.
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Departure Point
ESCUELA DE ARROCES Y PAELLA VALENCIANA, Carrer del Bisbe En Jeroni, 8, 46003 València, Valencia, Spain
Departure Time
10:00 AM
Duration
4h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • English and Spanish translator
  • Cooking equipment
  • Wine tasting
  • Complete lunch
  • Beverages
  • Souvenir photos
  • Taxes
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee and/or Tea
Exclusions
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • From 1 to 20 pax. (larger groups upon consultation)
  • Minimum age is 12 years
  • Children and youth under 18 must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We started with a market tour to purchase ingredients to make our paella. My husband and I chose to make different paella’s so we could learn the art of both. The chef and our guide were such fun, I apologise but am rubbish with names!...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Lawrence T
EscuelaPaellas, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Escuela de Arroces y Paella Valenciana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for your kind words, we hope that you have the opportunity to put into practice all that you have learnt and cook delightful paellas for your family and folks. Remember that the recipe is always available in our website. It would...More

Reviewed 6 September 2019

Our class consisted of about 15 people. We arrived at the location and then left at the group to shop for our ingredients at the market. The ingredients are pre-selected by the instructor and we go to the different vendors to pick them up. After...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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EscuelaPaellas, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Escuela de Arroces y Paella Valenciana, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2019

Thank you very much for your kind words, we hope that you have the opportunity to put into practice all that you have learnt and cook delightful paellas for your family and folks. Remember that the recipe is always available in our website. It would...More

Reviewed 10 August 2019

The class was simply fantastic! When you go to Valencia every-one says "try the paella!" . The trouble is in Valencia as a tourist you might find it hard to get an authentic experience, this class is truly authentic! I would recommend the morning or...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Gregory R
EscuelaPaellas, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Escuela de Arroces y Paella Valenciana, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2019

Thank you very much for your kind words, we hope that you have the opportunity to put into practice all that you have learnt and cook delightful paellas for your family and folks. Remember that the recipe is always available in our website. It would...More

Reviewed 6 August 2019 via mobile

This cooking class was the best activity/time spent in Valencia. The staff were very friendly and professional, and the paella’s we created were the best I’ve ever eaten!!! Fabulous atmosphere and all round brilliant morning.More

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EscuelaPaellas, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Escuela de Arroces y Paella Valenciana, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2019

Thank you very much for your kind words, we hope that you have the opportunity to put into practice all that you have learnt and cook delightful paellas for your family and folks. Remember that the recipe is always available in our website. It would...More

Reviewed 31 July 2019

Booked as just “something to do” but it turned out to be brilliant. Wasn’t sure what to expect when we first arrived but we were welcomed by name and soon settled into the group. The trip to the market was very informative and interesting, for...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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EscuelaPaellas, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Escuela de Arroces y Paella Valenciana, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2019

Thank you very much for your kind words, we hope that you have the opportunity to put into practice all that you have learnt and cook delightful paellas for your family and folks. Remember that the recipe is always available in our website. It would...More

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