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Valencia Seafood Paella Cooking Class and Market Visit provided by Escuela de Arroces y Paella Valenciana

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Valencia Seafood Paella Cooking Class and Market Visit

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Overview
Learn how to make Spain’s best-known dish in its authentic home of Valencia at this paella cooking class. Start off with a visit to a local market to pick up fresh ingredients, then head to a nearby kitchen for your hands-on lesson, receiving personalized attention from your small-group guide as you cook up a feast. Afterwards, unwind among new-found friends as you tuck into your meal, and wash it down with Valencian wine.
Highlights
  • Learn how to make authentic Valencian paella in a cooking class
  • Pick up fresh ingredients from the Central Market, just like a local
  • Benefit from the personalized attention of your small-group guide
  • Avoid hidden costs with all ingredients, plus local wine included
Important Information
Departure Point
ESCUELA DE ARROCES Y PAELLA VALENCIANA, Carrer del Bisbe En Jeroni, 8, 46003 València, Valencia, Spain
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
  • 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
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 12 years to participate in workshop
  • 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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Oxana D wrote a review Feb 2020
Zurich, Switzerland2 contributions2 helpful votes
Nice and friendly people teach you how to cook paella. There is no chance to fail, so even if you don't have a lot of cooking experience this place is definitely worth visiting.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from EscuelaPaellas, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Valencia Seafood Paella Cooking Class and Market Visit
Responded 18 Feb 2020
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 be very helpful for us to have your recommendation and you to spread your experience to everyone who visit Valencia. We promise to keep on working to provide a top quality service to our clients. Best regards.
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shainaftali wrote a review Dec 2019
Kirkenes, Norway116 contributions21 helpful votes
We had the most wonderful experience today at the school with our transalator Diana and the Chef in this Sea food cooking class. The visit to the Central.Market and the experience of learning how to cook a paella were just beyond our expectations. We were 10 people at the course
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Response from EscuelaPaellas, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Valencia Seafood Paella Cooking Class and Market Visit
Responded 26 Dec 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 be very helpful for us to have your recommendation and you to spread your experience to everyone who visit Valencia. We promise to keep on working to provide a top quality service to our clients. Best regards.
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Tour304564 wrote a review Oct 2019
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We had such a fun time! The trip to the market was excellent because we were able to learn so much of the market's history, and the chef made the cooking class so enjoyable. We also had great tapas and wine to accompany the paella, and there was so much left over that we took
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from EscuelaPaellas, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Valencia Seafood Paella Cooking Class and Market Visit
Responded 28 Oct 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 be very helpful for us to have your recommendation and you to spread your experience to everyone who visit Valencia. We promise to keep on working to provide a top quality service to our clients. Best regards.
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Alexandre Esteban wrote a review Oct 2019
San Diego, California1,833 contribution69 helpful votes
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This one of the best tour activities I have ever done. We did the market tour with Maria which got us acquainted with the market. Then off to cook paella. Carolina (or Catalina-sorry) was the chef and translated by Maria. Both Maria and Carolina were fun. A mid-cooking
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Response from EscuelaPaellas, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Valencia Seafood Paella Cooking Class and Market Visit
Responded 7 Oct 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 be very helpful for us to have your recommendation and you to spread your experience to everyone who visit Valencia. We promise to keep on working to provide a top quality service to our clients. Best regards.
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Cindy S wrote a review Oct 2019
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I would totally recommend this cooking class. The walk to the market was wonderful, it is a beautiful market and full of great finds. Maria was wonderful at explaining the pre-work to making truly authentic paella. Once we arrived at the school we met Carolina, who was the
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from EscuelaPaellas, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Valencia Seafood Paella Cooking Class and Market Visit
Responded 7 Oct 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 be very helpful for us to have your recommendation and you to spread your experience to everyone who visit Valencia. We promise to keep on working to provide a top quality service to our clients. Best regards.
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By: Escuela de Arroces y Paella Valenciana
Christine B
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Screwed
We were excited to book a cooking class while traveling in Spain. When the quarantined prohibited us from traveling
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JSCSPSTS
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Loved it!! ❤️
We had such a great time doing the paella class!! It was delicious!! We had never done a cooking class before so
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Stummer-Bruder
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Did not take place
Unfortunately we could not take the appointment due to the Convid 19 crisis. Unfortunately nobody answered our E-MA
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MsAnnC
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A Huge Hit!!
We had family and friends visiting us in Valencia and spent a big part of the day learning to shop for and make pae
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texascajun1
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Better than 5 stars!!!
We had such an amazing time at our cooking class that began with a trip to the Central Market to shop for the ingre
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100paulr
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Don’t miss this authentic València experience!
Outstanding! Very fun and informative and absolutely the best paella We’ve ever had. Fun to go to the Mercado Centr
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danieldeath2020
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Excellent food and great fun
We loved our afternoon learning how to cook paella at the cookery school. Our chef was excellent and so much fun to
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Explore508806
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Great cooking class
We loved our paella cooking class. Pepe and Elena were excellent host/chefs. They walked us through the paella p
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jonathantY7252SO
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Paella class
Wonderful paella class in central Valencia. Very engaging and fun, and the final result was delicious!
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janjK2781CY
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A top school for learning how to prepare Paella Valenciana (in just 4 hours)
The school is situated in the older part of Valencia (El Carmen). Inside the building there was a modern restaurant
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jshook95
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Vegetarian paella cooking
We had a fantastic time with maestro Carolina and the lovely Maria. We went on a Tuesday, so there was only myself
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Bled_SloveniaCilka
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Good fun, great way to get to know more about Valencia and its food
Maria and chef carlota, thank you so much for a great day in Valnecia. It was a highlight of my visit. I was the on
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atritelli
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Excelente
We had a excellent time. The teacher was a real pro. Learned a lot about how to cook a original paella valenciana.
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louisc794
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Best Paella in Valencia! Perfecto!
Overall, it was an enjoyable and entertaining experience at the class! We made a trip first to the central market
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Eric B
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The best lunch in Valencia
An excellent way to spend a morning in Valencia, with a first class lunch included (Paella with starter and sweet).
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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