Cooking Holidays and Food Experiences

Mouth-watering cooking classes in exotic destinations

Combine culture with cooking

One of the best things about travelling to exotic destinations is that you get to experience a new culture – and that means delicious new food. At On The Go Tours, we offer a dedicated cooking tour in Jordan, where you can master traditional local dishes with the help of expert local chefs. Passengers on our Jordan On The Menu tour will still get to take in all the country has to offer, from Petra to the Dead Sea. And in Spain and Portugal, we offer two tours with a gastronomic focus - dine on tapas and fresh mussels, enjoy Rioja wine tasting and dinner with a Fado show in Lisbon.

As well as our dedicated cooking tours, our range of group tour itineraries across the world include foodie experiences, cooking demonstrations and food tasting. From trying a traditional Berber meal in Morocco, to cooking lunch in rural Vietnam, tucking into pizza in Italy and making cocktails in Peru, our tours are packed with mouth-watering experiences. Travelers in Japan can create delicious sushi and passengers to Iceland can taste the local delicacy of fermented shark, if you’re feeling brave. Wherever you travel with On The Go, you’re sure to enjoy delicious local food and immerse yourself in the culture of the destination you visit. Take a look below at some of our recommended tours for foodies.

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China food stall - Culinary Tours - On The Go Tours


With a diverse cuisine inspired by all four corners of the country from the spicy flavors of the south to the hearty dishes of the north, China is a fantastic choice for foodies. From noodles to dumplings, hot and sour soups to Peking roast duck, there's something for everyone with no ingredient spared.

Moroccan food - Culinary Tours - On The Go Tours


Birthplace of the tagine with a rich culinary tradition influenced by Mediterranean, Arabic and Andalusian cultural exchanges, Morocco is a top choice for food lovers. Dishes are given plenty of flavor with the extensive use of spices while the national dish of coucous has become popular all around the world.

Japanese sushi rolling - Culinary Tours - On The Go Tours


With one of its islands claiming to have one of the healthiest diets known to Man, Japan is the perfect foodie destination for those with longevity on their minds! From sushi to miso soup, okonomiyaki to sake, wagyu beef to gyoza dumplings, tempura to ramen, there's a whole host of dishes to discover and savour.

Ceviche in Peru - Culinary Tours - On The Go Tours


Perhaps not one that automatically springs to mind, put aside images of spit-roast guinea pig and think instead of deliciously fresh ceviche, healthy quinoa soups and tender alpaca steaks. Peru is home to surprising culinary fusion, combining European, Asian, African and indigenous ingredients, skills and flavors.

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If these suggestions of tours and destinations have your mouth watering with the idea of travelling to far-flung countries and enjoying exotic cuisine then get in touch to start making that dream trip a reality!