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Taste of Okinawa Cooking Experience and Historic Market Tour

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US$ 61.45
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What to Expect
The food market tour and class take approximately 3 hours. On the food market tour at the Naha Public Market located nearby, you will learn about locally grown products and select ingredients that will be used in the cooking class.

Upon returning to our studio, you will prepare a three or four-course menu consisting of a classic appetizer, main dish, soup and dessert. Our classes are facilitated by a bilingual Okinawan food enthusiast and instructed by professionally trained instructors. The classes are a fun, social, hands-on experience where you will prepare various dishes in a teamwork setting under the thoughtful guidance of our chef instructors.

Stop At:

• First Makishi Public Market, 2-chōme-7-10 Matsuo, Naha, Okinawa 900-0014, Japan
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Departure Point
1-chōme-6-21 Tsuboya, Naha, Okinawa 902-0065, Japan
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Dinner
  • apron
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 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 1 week ago

We had a great time making soba. Rina is very knowledgeable and taught me a lot about the history and preparation of Okinawan cuisine. I enjoyed going to the market with her and learning about the different ingredients we used. I'm excited to use my...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was such a wonderful experience that my husband and I did with our friends while visiting Okinawa. The location was such a clean and classy place. Our tour guide/chef/teacher Minuto was a local Okinawan and was SO informative, kind and patient with us as...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we had a great time participating in this activity. minato explains us to make okinawa soba and history of this food. this time was very useful and fun. he is very kind. so we did a good activity. first day of trip, we made a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank rosea_noh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rina, our host and cook, was excellent. Starting with the market tour and all her explanations, we could discover local ingredients and products. Not only the ones we used in our recipe but also anything else on display. Then putting everything together and having all...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank TheMiagullemans
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our friendly host Minato took us on a wonderful tour of the local market where we learnt about the local produce. We were lucky enough to be the only two in our cooking class and spent the next couple of hours preparing our delicious feast....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank W3003TCsabrina
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