Culinary Experiences

Get to know local families, participate in a cooking workshop or visit Women Societies in Jordan. With these culinary experiences you’ll make even more out of your holiday! We organize several culinary experiences in the North and the South of Jordan.

Ajloun and Amman

Lunch or dinner with the Iraq Al Amir Women Cooperative Society

The Iraq Al Amir Ladies are busy bees! Located on a 30 minute drive from Amman you’ll discover an scenic landscape in where the society is located. Since their start in 1993 this society has been training more than 150 women and girls of surrounding villages. Next to numerous of other workshops, the ladies also like to show off their cooking skills.

Costs: 
1- 3 persons: 25 JD per person
4 or more persons: 20 JD per person


Lunch or dinner with a local family in Ajloun

Have a lunch or dinner with one of the families in Ajloun. Combine it with a visit to the Ajloun Castle or Reserve, a visit to one of the initiatives in the neighborhood or a walk along the Abraham Path.

Costs: 
1- 3 persons: 25 JD per person
4 or more persons: 20 JD per person


 

Petra

Lunch or dinner with local family in Petra (around 2 hours)

Every household in Jordan has private chefs: mothers and sisters are great cooks. And to support these women we would like to invite you to come to their house and let them cook for you. On this way you get to know the local culture, the local food, but also empower the women to make some extra money. Think about delicious dishes such as Maglouba, Saniya or Jordan’s national dish Mansaf.

Costs: 
1- 3 persons: 25 JD per person
4 or more persons: 20 JD per person


 

Little Petra BBQ lunch or dinner with local family (half day)

Little Petra is a beautiful area, also local families love to enjoy a day out in this place, also known as ‘Beidha’. The small gorges make perfect places to build a fire and enjoy a barbecue as the Jordanians do. Together with a local family you can enjoy an afternoon or evening in the beautiful landscape of Little Petra.

Tip: This activity is great to do with kids. Let them to interact with the local children, play a game of football or gain some ‘Bedouin scouting’ skills.

Costs: 
1- 3 persons: 25 JD per person
4 or more persons: 20 JD per person


Petra Kitchen

Great for adults as for children! Together with a local chef you’ll be preparing a traditional Jordanian dish in the studio of Petra Kitchen. A 3 course meal, including a soft-drink and the recipe to take home!

Costs:
35 JD per person

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