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5 Hour Colombo Cooking Class With Market Tour
  • Tour Category

    Group Tour

  • Tour Types

    Food and Drink, Shopping, Cooking

  • Duration

    5 Hours

  • Activity Level


  • Language



Roam the local markets of Colombo and discover the best ingredients that also possesses medicinal qualities. Enjoy preparing authentic Sri Lankan dishes with your host family using traditional methods. Broad your horizons and learn new cooking skills. 

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    • Get to know about the local way of life while identifying the local spices, vegetable, fruits, etc., in the local market.

    • Clean, cut and chop vegetables. Mix them with spices and finally cook them by yourself, with the close guidance of our expert Sri Lankan chef.

    • Have hands-on experience with cooking methods, traditional tools and techniques, using spices and learn about a typical local diet.

    • Get a good experience so that you can cook Sri Lankan food at home for your family and friends. Cook in clay pots, which has lots of benefits that you will learn during the class. 

    • Enjoy an authentic cooking class in a local house where you can enhance your experience with traditional equipment and tools while learning about the local dining etiquettes and serving of food.

What's Included
  • About the Menu: Before Starting a Local Market visit, you will get the chance to select a menu to prepare our family recipes. Mostly it is a five-course meal.

    • Dishes: Yellow Rice

    • Sir Lankan Traditional Curries: Jackfruit Curry, Dhal Curry, Coconut Sambol, Lotus Root Curry, and Fried Mushroom

    • Choose one Mallum (Leafy Salad): Gotukola, Mugunuanna, Kankun Mallum, and Aguna Kola Mallum.

    • Enhancers: Papadum

    • Dessert: Super tasty Buffalo curd with Treacle and Tropical Fruits

    • Beverages: Taste a Local beer, Mineral Water, and Tea/Coffee

Know before you go
  • Start time: Daily 8.30 am/ 2.30 pm

  • Duration: 4.5 hours

  • Group size: 1 to 8

  • Class language: English

  • About the location: The house is located in the capital of Sri Lanka. The house is located in the green belt of Colombo, only 9 km away from the City Center and at the exit of the expressway to the Colombo Airport.

  • Lots of people like to go vegan these days, but there are limited options available in Sri Lanka. Hence, there is a vegan tour to benefit them. 

Meeting Point

Cooking Class Colombo, Cemetery Road, Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, Sri Lanka

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Price Details
1 To 8 USD 48.3 Per Person

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