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Cook the Culture in Galle

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Cooking experience hosted by Yusuf

8.5 hours
Up to 6 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

Try your hand at Local traditional cuisine on this cooking class. Meet and enjoy a cup of jinger tea with organic palm jaggery at Galle Organic Kitchen. Journey then to the city’s Organic vegie, fish, meat and spices market alongside local guidance to select local ingredients for your dinner before a pottery tour of Galle.Mingle with local potmaker's family and try your special skills in making pots. Then head to the Galle Organic Kitchen to learn how to make "Kaliya Virundu" a local Muslim traditional favorites including rice & Curry with homemade dessert. Afterward, sit down to enjoy the fruits of your effort, complemented by two glasses of local coconut arrack or some other local brew at your luck. This experience is limited to 6 to keep the experience as intimate as possible.
Try your hand at Local traditional cuisine on this cooking class. Meet and enjoy a cup of jinger tea with organic palm jaggery at Galle Organic Kitchen. Journey then to the city’s Organic vegie, fish, meat and spices market alongside local guidance to select local ingredients for your dinner before a pottery tour of Galle.Mingle with local potmaker's family and try your special skills in making pots. Then head to the Galle Organic Kitchen to le…

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What's included

  • Food
  • Drinks
  • Transport
From ₹10,029
/ person
No dates available

Meet your host, Yusuf

Host on Airbnb since 2017
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Traveling is my passion. There is nothing more fulfilling to me than the smell of a new beach, the sounds of a new city, the traditions of an alternative culture, the flavors of a different cuisine, and the melody of an unfamiliar language. Meeting interesting and diverse people around the world, connecting with them and learning about their perspective on how to live life has enriched my life and my knowledge of the world in a way that words cannot express.

In addition, my fourteen years of career interactions with different cultures in different countries have gifted me an open mindedness.
Traveling is my passion. There is nothing more fulfilling to me than the smell of a new beach, the sounds of a new city, the traditions of an alternative culture, the flavors of a different cuisine, and the melody of an unfamiliar language. Meeting interesting and diverse people around the world, connecting with them and learning about their perspective on how to live life has enriched my life and my knowledge of the world in a way that words cannot express.

In addition, my fourteen y…
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AIRBNB EXPERIENCES

Passionate cooks

Learn traditional recipes and hear personal stories from local hosts.

Intimate settings

Share a meal in unique spaces, from private farms to secret rooftops.

Vetted by Airbnb

Every experience is reviewed for authentic culinary traditions.

Where you'll be

*Vegetable, fruits and Fish or Meat markets of Galle
* Village level Organic Markets and Vendors
* Bargaining fish vendors on shore
* Pot maker's family
* Galle Organic Kitchen

Dietary preferences

If requested, the host can accommodate the dietary needs listed. You must let the host know before the experience if you’d like your needs to be accommodated.

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 6 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

More tips

This is a full day experience starting 9 am in the morning and finishing 9 pm in the evening with split breaks. 2pm to 5:30pm leisure at hotel.

What to bring

Sun Cream

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