Shuk Tasting Tour & Cooking Workshop in Mahane Yehuda


Enjoy a Tasting Tour of the Shuk with a local guide who will tell you about the history of the famous Jerusalem market and the different cultures represented there. Following the tour you can also arrange a Cooking Workshop & a delicious meal with a famous Jerusalem Chef, Kobi Peretz.

When you walk through the Mahane Yehuda Market, you can smell the spices and the fresh produce. The Mahane Yehuda Cooking Workshop offers you the chance to take those fresh products and learn how to produce a gourmet meal. At the cooking workshop you will learn cooking skills, produce and spice shopping skills and have a fun time.

Request a vegan, vegetarian or paleo tour of the Shuk or cooking class
**All activities are Kosher and can be arranged in advance to be Mehadrin**

Book A Cooking Workshop & Tour

It is an unforgettable experience of flavors, colors, textures, aroma’s and flavors – truly Israeli style!

Choose Which Activities You Would Like:

  • a one hour tasting tour in the Machne Yehuda Market with a local guide (including 4-6 tastings)
  • a 3-4 hours cooking workshop at a unique restaurant guided by a Master Chef Kobi Peretz at “Bella” ending with a wonderful cultural meal
  • OPTIONAL – begin the tour with a Segway ride from Mamilla to the Bridge of Strings ending at the Shuk. Park your Segway at the Shuk and then begin the workshop.

Timing:Shuk Tasting Cooking (5)

  • Mahane Yehuda tasting tour – 1-1.5  hours
  • Cooking and Meal – 3-4 hours

What You Will Cook: Contact us for a menu of options

Menu is subject to change for the cooking workshop according to season and available ingredients in the market.

Number of participants: Group tours minimum 6 – maximum 16. Private tours have a minimum price but not a minimum number of people.

Book a tour or workshop by phone 02-566-1441

Book A Private Tasting Tour   Book A Private Cooking Workshop 


FIJ Tips

This is a truly unique experience for a family, Bar/Bat Mitzva or a corporate group.


Sunday – Thursday
By reservation


Tasting Tour: 149 NIS per person (private groups have a minimum fee)

Cooking Workshop Price: 500 NIS per person, up to 10 participants
minimum 5000 NIS per workshop


Older children, teens and adults


English / Hebrew

Venue: Zuzu Tourism – Mahane Yehuda

Address: Mahane Yehuda
Jerusalem, Israel
Neighborhood: Mahane Yehuda Shuk
  • Children can join as well. Price is per person including kids.
  • List all possible dates and request AM, afternoon or PM
  • Let us know what the occasion is and we can arrange a special tour for you. Family groups, Bar/Bat Mitzva and Corporate Groups.
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