Private Salsa Lesson Experience with Locals


4 hours

Tour Type

Private Tour




Español, Inglés


A trip to the Colombian capital of Salsa wouldn’t be complete without actually learning to dance it, don’t you think? So, come with us to a private salsa lesson and get immersed in Cali’s culture by exploring its most important traditions. In this 4-hour tour, you will have a full lesson divided into two parts: theoretical, so you discover salsa’s fascinating history, and practical, in which you will learn the main steps and get prepared for partying with locals. Give it a try!

What to expect in this private salsa lesson experience with locals in Cali?

Cali is known as the “branch of heaven” due to the joyful and vibrant spirit of its citizens that always make you feel welcome. The best proof of it is how Salsa has become an axis of their identity and how rhythm and music follow them everywhere they go.

So, see it by yourself after joining us in this 4-hour private tour with an expert local dancer. Leave your friends speechless and astonished with your brand new Latin moves and became the soul of the party thanks to the dance experts of Colombia. How about tasting some traditional Colombian food after moving your body? We invite you to check out our food tour in Alameda Market in Cali to keep exploring this amazing city.


First of all, the tour guide will pick you up at your hotel or any chosen meeting point. The driver will take you around some important spots around downtown Cali before taking you to the dance studio. Once there, you will meet the local expert salsa teacher, who will introduce you to the marveling salsa universe.

You will start with a theorical lesson to understand where Salsa came from, how it became so popular and how it has evolved according to the countries, to the trends and the musicians. Learn the difference between other rhythms such as son Cubano, guaguancó and others and discover Colombian salsa, the world-famous dance style in which everything is about feet speed.

Afterwards, let the local teacher guide you and teach you step by step a choreography that you will practice until you feel dancing like a local. The main moves, the expert’s tips and advice for you to show it in every party you get along your trip in Colombia.

After dancing for a couple of hours, the driver and the guide will take you back to your hotel or any chosen final destination.


  • Taking a comprehensive lesson on Latin music and Salsa
  • Learning salsa steps with a professional dancer
  • Practicing and having fun with locals
  • Getting to know salsa real importance for Cali’s culture
  • An authentic Caleño day and the best memories of it


  • Gran Colombia Tours private guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off in private transportation
  • 2 hours comprehensive Salsa lesson
  • All risk insurance
  • Breakfast and lunch
  • Extra purchases

Know before you book

  • We recommend bringing comfortable shoes and clothing adequate for stretching
  • Do not eat right before the class

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