Award-Winning Year Round Tepoztlan Itinerary

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Luxury Culinary Adventure in Puerto Escondido

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Help a good friend and a small town rebuild

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Day of the Dead Week Oct 29 - Nov 5

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Tepoztlan: Immerse yourself in a small village brimming with tradition.

Learn the time-honored secrets of Mexican cuisine from a world-renown expert.

Dive into a rich and wonderful culture as a native.

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The Whole Hog Weeks: March 2017

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Get to Know Chef Ana

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Tepoztlan: A Day in the Life of La Villa Bonita

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Healthy Yoga Week

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An Unforgettable Experience of the Real Mexico!...Put this one on your calendar as a must do!"

~ JoAnn Henderson on Tepoztlan experience

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Tepoz Accommodations

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"The Best Vacation with Learning that We Have Been On!"

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Award-winning, traditional Mexican cooking classes & culinary vacation with Chef Ana Garcia at our year-round, award-winning, Tepoztlan and special weeks in Puebla & Puerto Escondido

“This tiny cooking school is a vogueclippeddream for any traveler.”

~ VOGUE Magazine

“Top 10 Mouth-Watering img_feature-logo-fodorCulinary Tour Around the World” 

~ Fodor’s Travel

Chef Ana is your personal guide on a wonderful immersion into the delicacies of Mexican cooking, food, and culture with culinary vacation packages in our specially-designed, boutique hotel in the beautiful mountain village of Tepoztlán, Morelos, Mexico.  And now with new limited-engagement packages in Puerto Escondido and Puebla.  Celebrating over 17 years of sharing the joy of traditional Mexican cuisine.

NEWS:  We were not affected by the earthquake at La Villa Bonita and Tepoztlan is fine.  We are receiving guests as usual and looking forward to a very busy season.  Thank you for for checking in!  If you would like to support our particular relief effort for the town of Hueyapan, please click here for more details.

What’s New:

New Destination! Puerto Escondido Coastal Weeks: Stay in a wonderful 8-bedroom luxury mansion on a tranquil beach.  Learn traditional Oaxacan seafood with Chef Ana in one of the most beautiful beach destinations ever! True luxury right on the beach.  This one is already filling up.  Learn more and move fast!

 

Chef Ana Healthy Yoga Week

Healthy Yoga Week:  Life is stressful?  World turned upside down? It is time to get out of Dodge!  Join Chef Ana for a week of yoga, meditation and healthy eating based on traditional techniques.  Learn how to make healthy dishes with traditional ingredients, realign, refocus, relax and repeat.  Read more!

 

Dia de Muertos – Day of the Dead Week, Tepoztlan (October 29 – November 5, 2017, Tepoztlan)  Come for one of Mexico’s most important cultural celebrations of the year in a Pueblo Magico.  Make a traditional altar in the kitchen, cook seasonal dishes, and celebrate the return of the ancestors.  If you love Mexican culture, you can not miss this incredible cultural and culinary experience.   Click for more info

 

WHOLE HOG WEEKS: Farm-to-table, Mexican style. Learn how to do all of the famous and not-so-famous but fabulous cuts of pork in a wide variety of traditional Mexican dishes.  Make chorizo, pork rinds, alongside exotic and traditional favorites like huasmole, Tepoztlan green mole, cochinita, carnitas, pozole.  Learn from Tepoztlan’s master butcher! Click for more!

 

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