Discovering Quepos: Craft, Cuisine and History.

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Experience Quepos: learn to craft, and cook traditional meals, uncover history, and embrace vibrant culture. There is no better way to understand culture, than by living it! Your adventure begins now!


  • Immersive cultural experience. There's no better way to understand Costa Rica!
  • Cooking the traditional way. Get to know our food origins and how to cook them!
  • Personalized experiences, including crafting and cooking with local families.
  • Immersive blend of storytelling, hands-on activities, and historical insights
  • Enriching exploration of Quepos's rich heritage that goes beyond the ordinary


Embark on an unforgettable journey through the vibrant heart of Quepos, Costa Rica, with our exclusive 100% walking tour. Far from the beaten path of typical tourist experiences, our immersive excursion delves deep into the authentic soul of this enchanting destination. As we meet in downtown Quepos, our adventure begins with a step back in time, tracing the captivating history of this coastal gem. Strolling toward the pier, we unveil the tales of Quepos' evolution from a humble banana enclave to the bustling tourist capital it is today. Along the way, our expert guides weave together storytelling and historical insights, painting a vivid picture of the town's rich heritage. At the dock, we offer a glimpse into Quepos' past through old photographs and fascinating anecdotes, shedding light on the bustling maritime activity that once defined this waterfront. Continuing our exploration, we pause at the marina to uncover more hidden gems of history, each anecdote adding depth to our understanding of this dynamic locale. Winding along the picturesque promenade, we reveal the secrets of Quepos' iconic landmarks, sharing tales and vintage photographs that bring the past to life before your eyes. A brief stop at a local grocery store offers not just a chance to refresh but also an opportunity to delve into the history etched within its walls. Venturing into the historic neighborhoods, we marvel at the tropical architecture of the old banana company housing, immersing ourselves in the stories of the past. Crossing the canal on a charming, small ferry boat, we arrive at the heart of community life, where a warm welcome awaits at a local family home. Here, the journey becomes truly interactive as we dive into a craft lesson, crafting bracelets alongside our hosts. Then, it's onto the culinary delights of Costa Rica as we roll up our sleeves for a traditional cooking class, handcrafting homemade tortillas on the traditional fogón (fire pit). The aroma of freshly brewed coffee fills the air as we learn the art of preparing the perfect cup, Costa Rican style, adding the final flourish to our culinary adventure. With hearts and bellies full, we bid farewell to our gracious hosts, crossing back over the canal and retracing our steps to downtown Quepos. Join us for an experience that goes beyond the ordinary, where authenticity meets adventure, and every step is infused with the spirit of discovery. Discover why we're renowned as the most authentic cultural tour in Quepos, and let us guide you on a journey you'll cherish for a lifetime.


Exclusive 100% walking tour Exploration of authentic, off-the-beaten-path experiences Expert guides providing historical insights and storytelling Unveiling tales of Quepos' evolution from a humble banana enclave Glimpse into Quepos' past through old photographs and fascinating anecdotes Exploration of the marina and hidden gems of history Revealing secrets of Quepos' iconic landmarks with vintage photographs Brief stop at a local grocery store to refresh and explore history Marveling at the tropical architecture of old banana company housing Warm welcome at a local family home for interactive experiences Craft lesson crafting bracelets alongside hosts Traditional cooking class crafting homemade tortillas on a fogón (fire pit) Learning the art of preparing Costa Rican-style coffee Native guide Round-trip transportation (land) Ferry (cross small canal) Craft class Cooking class History lesson All the necessary to cook Snacks and coffee

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