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36 Riviera Maya & the Yucatan Cooking Classes | All Riviera Maya & the Yucatan Tours

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The Original Mexican Cooking Class Workshop and Tasting

The Original Mexican Cooking Class Workshop and Tasting

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Spend a day at Playa Mia Grand Beach and Water Park, then prepare a three-course Mexican meal with a resort chef. The water park features an underwater Maya city, games, water activities, and plenty of space to play and relax in the sunshine. You’ll have all day access to the park, with multiple class times throughout the day, a three-course meal with an open bar, and round-trip transport from your Cozumel hotel or port.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$73.00
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$73.00
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Merida Market Tour and Cooking Class

Merida Market Tour and Cooking Class

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Submerge yourself in the rich cuisine and epicurean customs of the Yucatan on a half-day culinary tour of the beautiful Mexican city of Merida. Purchase ingredients from a traditional market and enjoy a cooking class at the home of a local host. Learn about the exotic ingredients and intriguing processes used in Mexican cooking as your knowledgeable guide narrates. Finally, sample the fruits of your labor during a delicious lunch in your host’s comfortable home. Enjoy a personalized experience on this small group tour, with number limits at 12 people.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.45
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$69.45
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Small-Group Mexican Cooking Class in Mahahual

Small-Group Mexican Cooking Class in Mahahual

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Karlita’s Kitchen cooking class is a unique opportunity to spend a few hours with Karlita to learn the essentials of how to prepare authentic Mexican dishes. Karlita was born and raised in the cultural and culinary center of Mexico, Michoacán. Her passion for food, and dedication to quality has earned her an excellent reputation for creating delicious, authentic dishes, using fresh, natural ingredients. This is a must-do unique experience if you want to have fun and learn from a master of traditional Mexican cuisine. Spaces are very limited and sell out early, so make sure to book well in advance. Classes are held in a private outdoor garden patio with excellent ventilation. We have reduced class size to a maximum of 4 for adequate distancing. And all expected sanitary and safety measures can be counted on at Karlita's Kitchen. Private classes can be arranged upon request.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$120.00
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$120.00
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Playa del Carmen Mexican Cooking class and Local Markets Tour

Playa del Carmen Mexican Cooking class and Local Markets Tour

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Chefs, home cooks, and foodies who appreciate a good meal will enjoy this hands-on cooking class led by a local. Meet up with your host and the rest of your small class at a local spot, then hit the shops and spice markets to gather ingredients for the meal. You’ll be cooking at your hosts’s home, and the best part is that you get to eat the dishes you prepare. 
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$104.95
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$104.95
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Salsa & Salsa cooking lessons + Beach Break with transportation!

Salsa & Salsa cooking lessons + Beach Break with transportation!

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Do you want to learn to make authentic Mexican salsas and guacamole, drink margaritas and learn how to dance salsa on the beach? Then this is the tour for you! Stop at a Beach mexican Restaurant la chilangaloense with a beautiful view for a hand's-on cooking class.Your guide will take you through the steps of making authentic Mexican salsas and guacamole from the freshest ingredients. You’ll have tortilla chips to taste your creations and can take the recipes home with you.Quench your thirst with complimentary margaritas, Mexican beer, or flavored waters. Afterwards, your guide will show you how to step, sway and get into the groove of Latin America’s most famous dance- the Salsa! Follow step-by step instructions and you’ll soon be ready for the dance floor. After your class, you’ll have free time to enjoy the beach beak.When time’s up, you have the option to either return to your ship or stay at Beach Club and extend your day in this tropical paradise. no fee Children under 9.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.90
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$69.90

Playa del Carmen Authentic Mexican cooking class and Market Tour

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Playa del Carmen Authentic Mexican cooking class and Market Tour

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An authentic Farmer's to Table Cooking Class ! The food market we visit is the favorite one of the families of Playa del Carmen. We will explain market’s history, organization and offering while touring some of their main halls and have a tasting from selected market stands. Then we will share with you detailed explanations of recipes and ingredients to be ready to head to the kitchen for a hands-on cooking experience. We will prepare appetizers with two Mexican salsas, hand-made tortillas and a main dish which varies ( the menu will be of 3 or 4 courses depending on the complexity of the recipes). Afterwards, enjoy the lunch you've prepared with a pairing of artisanal mezcal, Mexican craft beer or Mexican wine. Finish your experience with a high note of hot chocolate and dessert. - Cooking class includes a market tour. - All the dishes are cooked from scratch during the class, we have no pre-cooked meals, which allows us to have a very flexible menu.
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  • 4 hours
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$91.38
$101.54
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Dance & Salsas at Playa Mia

Dance & Salsas at Playa Mia

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Combine a lesson on preparing salsa with learning to dance salsa on this half-day tour in Cozumel. With a chef guide, you'll learn how to make guacamole, salsa, and pico de gallo. Then hit the dance floor for a salsa lesson before heading out into the Playa Mia resort to spend the day. This tour includes access to all of the resort's amenities, including the water park, pools, and watersports equipment.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$65.00
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$65.00
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Taste of the Yucatan: Merida Cooking Class and Market Visit

Taste of the Yucatan: Merida Cooking Class and Market Visit

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Explore the distinctive flavors of Yucatec cuisine at a cooking class in a Merida home, preparing a traditional three-course meal alongside a local chef. You'll start in the vibrant Merida market, shopping for fresh fruits, vegetables, and recados, or Yucatec spice blends, then roll up your sleeves to cook an appetizer, main course, and dessert. From the marketplace to the home kitchen, this cooking class is a great way to experience Yucatec cuisine and get a glimpse of daily life in the bustling city.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$76.93
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Hands-on ● Mexican Cooking Class

Hands-on ● Mexican Cooking Class

I’m David Marquez, founder of www.sabormexico.com.mx Created to show the Mexican culture and its flavors. I had more than 15 years cooking for others and i loved Mexican food its really my passion. I travel all around Mexico for more than 5 years just to personally search the most accurate recipes, to share with the people on the class. During those years, I learn about the Mexican roots and traditions, and discover my passion for teaching others all that knowledge. Traditional local food expert*
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$92.31
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Cozumel Farm To Table Experience!!!

Cozumel Farm To Table Experience!!!

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This unique tour features a perfect combination of a visit to a beautiful traditional Mexican Farm House and Interact with the local cooking experience. You will learn about local food — and where it comes from — will heighten your enthusiasm and change the way you experience your food. Celebrating the age-old tradition of Mexican cooking and fresh wholesome ingredients, our farm-to-table deliver a fun, meaningful day at Toledo Ranch.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$79.00
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$79.00
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Private Yucatecan Cooking Lesson in a Local Merida Home

Private Yucatecan Cooking Lesson in a Local Merida Home

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From tostadas and tamales to papayas and empanadas, the flavors of the Yucatan are made to enjoy. Learn to cook a variety of traditional Yucatecan and Mayan delicacies with a home chef during this private cooking class in Merida, which takes place in a private home in a residential district unknown to most visitors. Learn about local culture that many tourists never see as you help prepare a traditional-style meal before sitting down to enjoy the fruits (and vegetables) of your labor.
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  • 5 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$70.00
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$70.00
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Can Cook in Cancun

Can Cook in Cancun

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At Claudia´s Mexican cooking classes you will discover the essence and secrets of our traditional homemade specialties, their ingredients and origins, and the way to prepare them. A day-long cooking experience in Cancún with Chef Claudia will allow you to learn about Mexican Culture in a fun, relaxing, professional way, including hands-on participation.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$131.43
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Mexican Cooking from Scratch and Mezcal Tasting in a Local Home

Mexican Cooking from Scratch and Mezcal Tasting in a Local Home

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Learn about the flavors and ingredients of Aztec, Mayan and Mexican cuisine on this intimate tour in a local’s home. Under the tutelage of your host, prepare a 3-course meal—soup, main, and dessert—along with homemade salsa and tortillas. You’ll also sample and learn the proper way to taste mezcal. Afterward, share the meal you’ve prepared with your hosts and new amigos.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$87.18
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$87.18
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Private Cooking Class in Tulum with a Chef

Private Cooking Class in Tulum with a Chef

Meet Antonio at his home and start your authentic Mayan food experience with guacamole and sikil paak (tomato-pumpkin seed salsa) while Antonio describes the menu. Next join him in the kitchen to learn to cook a traditional Mayan meal from recipes he learned from his mother and has perfected working as a food professional. Your hands-on cooking class will last about 2 hours and you will learn to cook 3 dishes including a soup, ceviche and main course. For soup, you may learn to make sopa de lima (chicken and lime soup) or crema de calabasa yucateca (creamy Mayan squash soup served in a squash bowl). For the main, you might cook pescado tikin-xic (Mayan fish steamed in banana leaves) and served with a side vegetable. Antonio enjoys creating traditional Mayan dishes with a creative personal touch. Antonio may have a sous chef join to help with prep and clean up. You will also visit a local market store to learn about regional ingredients such as naranja agria and the variety of chilies.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.00
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$85.00
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6-Courses Mexican Cooking Class and Feast in Puerto Morelos, Cancun

6-Courses Mexican Cooking Class and Feast in Puerto Morelos, Cancun

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Traditional Mexican cuisine was recognized by UNESCO in 2010 as an Intangible Cultural Heritage. Learn how to make authentic Mexican dishes during this hands-on cooking lesson at a private cooking school set in the Maya jungle. Prepare a 6-course gourmet meal, and feel like a member of the family during this small-group experience. Once all the food is cooked, celebrate your culinary accomplishment with a traditional Mexican fiesta, complete with drinks, tequila shots and music.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$133.93
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Cozumel Cooking Class

Cozumel Cooking Class

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Discover the art of authentic Mexican cooking during this small group cooking class at Josefina’s home kitchen in Cozumel. Learn about the traditional flavors used in Mexican cuisine and enjoy a hands-on culinary experience preparing Josefina’s family recipes. You tour also includes a visit to Cozumel’s local market to shop for ingredients and a copy of Josefina’s e-cookbook with over 60 of her original recipes.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$98.47
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Top Sailing tour to Isla Mujeres with lunch and open bar from Cancun

Top Sailing tour to Isla Mujeres with lunch and open bar from Cancun

A great tour for nature and art lovers, this tour takes you to two snorkeling spots around Cancun. The first offers a chance to view a variety of sea life and tropical fish, while the second is a collection of 500 man-made sculptures known as the Cancun Underwater Museum. Later, enjoy a buffet lunch and free time on Isla Mujeres before the sail back to Cancun.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$64.29
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Chocolate Seaside Workshop & Wine Tasting

Chocolate Seaside Workshop & Wine Tasting

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Make your own chocolate using ancient Aztec-inspired techniques on this tour at Stingray Beach. After whipping up a batch of chocolate with the hands-on workshop, sample wine and chocolate pairings to get a taste for different strains of cocoa and even sip a chocolate martini by the beach.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$45.00
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Authentic Mexican Cooking Class in Playa del Carmen

Authentic Mexican Cooking Class in Playa del Carmen

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Take a cooking class with a local chef and learn to make authentic Mexican dishes. The class begins with a discussion about the items on the lunch menu, then it’s off to a nearby market to shop for ingredients. Back in the classroom/kitchen, help prepare the meal as you learn about local cuisine and culinary techniques. Once the cooking is done, enjoy the home-cooked meal together.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$102.57
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Cozumel Taco Culture & Beach Break

Cozumel Taco Culture & Beach Break

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We like to share a different experience based on our gastronomical culture that we carry in our blood by ancestral heritage. The Corn it’s a type of food that can be eaten in many ways and for over 9,000 years has served as food for the people of Mexico and Central America. A taco without tortilla is not a taco and it is a tradition to accompany it with chili or sauce and the meat you like the most.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$78.00
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Mexican Cooking Class Guacamole Pico De Gallo and Margaritas Ready for Fiesta

Mexican Cooking Class Guacamole Pico De Gallo and Margaritas Ready for Fiesta

Learn to make guacamole, margaritas, and ‘pico de gallo,’ a super-fresh salsa that can be as mild or spicy as you want. Since this Cozumel cooking class focuses on easy-to-make recipes that don’t require standing over a hot stove, you’ll stay cool while preparing the classic party treats. When they’re ready to enjoy, raise a chilled margarita glass to toast the occasion and enjoy an authentic Mexican snack.
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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$29.00
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$29.00

Authentic Mexican Cooking Class in Puerto Morelos

Authentic Mexican Cooking Class in Puerto Morelos

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Learn to cook authentic Yucatecan cuisine during a half-day cooking class in Puerto Morelos. Get hands-on experience while working alongside an instructor who will teach technique as well as Mexican tradition. Enjoy a lesson suitable for either a novice or a seasoned home cook and includes light snacks, a hearty lunch, and refreshing agua frescas. After your delicious meal, take a walk through this charming village on the Riviera Maya.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$131.29
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Traditional Family Kitchen in Cozumel


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Traditional Family Kitchen in Cozumel


Ideal for food lovers wanting to learn and taste real Mexican cuisine. Learn to make authentic Mexican dishes in the kitchen of a local host. Enjoy the homemade food prepared by you. Stroll through the traditional market while our Culinary host takes you shopping and explains about ingredients used to make different types of Mexican dishes. Relax in a traditional home with family atmosphere and choose from refreshing and authentic Mexican drinks. Make a variety of snacks, dips and a main dish, popularly cooked in our region and finish by exciting your pallet and tasting the exquisite flavors that you have prepared. Spend unforgettable moments cooking with excellent hosts and be surprised with easy and delicious recipes. There is something for everyone, whether you're a vegetarian or not, we can always find something to suit your taste buds. The kitchen where the cooking will take place will be in a cozy local family home where the clients will receive personalized attention.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$61.54
$76.93
$15.39 savings
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1 Mojito 2 Mojitos 3 Mojitos 4 Mojitos

1 Mojito 2 Mojitos 3 Mojitos 4 Mojitos

The Mojito originated in Cuba at a time when the quality of the rum was not what it is today. By adding a few simple ingredients to mask the undesirable aspects of the country's rum and make a more palatable drink. On this tour we will teach you how to make the best Mojitos so you can surprise your friends and family with our Top Secret Recipe, What about a Mango Mojito, Strawberry Mojito, Tamarindo Mojito or The Original Flavor With a Mexican Taste !!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$19.00
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