Kerala Cooking Residency (5 days) | India Culinary Vacations

Haritha Farms, Kadalikad Post, Kerala-686670, India

Adult: €576,00


Enjoy a great cooking adventure in Kerala: five days of local food and secrets of the Indian cuisine!


Courses are suitable for those unfamiliar with Indian cooking and will involve demonstrations as well as hands-on participation. We are limited to a maximum number of eight participants and there is no minimum. With this in mind, guests travelling by themselves ought to be aware of and comfortable with the possibility of being in a one-on-one situation.

Accommodation is offered in our garden bungalows throughout the year. In keeping with the eco-friendly values of The Pimenta, the bungalows and communal spaces are fitted with ceiling fans. For those who would prefer AC, alternative accommodation can be arranged during the summer months (March 31st – May 31st).

Day one
Check-in followed by light lunch
Introduction to the history of Keralan cuisine and a look at the utensils, ingredients and techniques we will be using
Presentation on spices; the how and the why

Day two
Cooking session
Tour of the local markets and significant places of worship
Boat trip along the Moovattupuzha River

Day three 
Cooking session
Further exploration of local food industry
Visit lorry-decorating workshop

Day four 
Cooking session
Visit to tea plantation and tour of local spice gardens

Day five
Breakfast and farewel


  • One participant (occupying double room): 576 euro
  • One participant + one guest (sharing a double room): 685 euro
  • Two participants (sharing a double room): 850 euro

Excluded from the price for each course:

  • Taxi fares to and from The Pimenta. Your host can arrange additional transport on request.

  • Any tips or taxes to be levied.


What is Included

Accommodation, all meals, cooking sessions, any scheduled trips, inc. travel expenses and entry fees, bottled drinking water

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About Instructor/Guide

Hosts of the farm, professional cook

Language of Instruction


Cancellation Policy

Cancellation for this activity is possible 14 days before the start date. You will be refunded 100 % of the activity price.


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