A Taste of Thailand Culinary Tour

Discover the secrets of Thai cooking on this 10-day tour

A Taste of Thailand Culinary Tour

Get stuck in with cooking Thai-style yourself, and of course, put in the research with lots of indulgent tastings too!

Explore bustling Bangkok, take a tutorial at Pantawan Cooking School in Chiang Mai, and head to Phuket for more practical culinary experience and a sumptuous street food tour. 

arrival in bangkok
    DAY 01

    Arrival in Bangkok

    Bangkok

    Once you arrive in Bangkok, you will be met and transferred to The Peninsula Bangkok Accommodation Options

    bangkok
      DAY 02

      Bangkok

      Bangkok

      A whole day to explore this captivating city. Your first stop will be the Royal Grand Palace, before heading to Wat Pho to admire the famous Buddha statue. Cruise along Chao Phraya River in a long-tail boat, stopping for a photo opportunity at Wat Arun. Spend the evening wandering through the city’s Chinatown. Accommodation Options

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        DAY 03

        Bangkok – Chiang Mai

        Chiang Mai

        This morning transfer by air from Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport to Chiang Mai, where you will be transferred to Anantara Chiang Mai Resort & Spa for a three-night stay. Next to the Mae Ping River, the hotel offers spacious rooms and a breathtaking swimming pool. Accommodation Options

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          DAY 04

          Pantawan Cooking School

          Chiang Mai

          Attend a class at the Pantawan Cooking School, around 10 minutes away from Chiang Mai. Lots of the ingredients used in classes are actually grown in the school’s own garden. Before you start cooking today you will visit a local market to select your ingredients and learn more about them. The chef will show you a tutorial demonstration before you try your hand at cooking for yourself. Accommodation Options

          chiang mai
            DAY 05

            Chiang Mai

            Chiang Mai

            Enjoy an early morning visit to the market, before heading out to Wat U-Mong; a sacred site dating back to the 14th century. The next stop today is Wat Suan Dok, where the Chiang Mai royal family were buried. After a lunch of Khao Soy, a noodle soup, visit the important temples of Wat Phra That Doi Suthep and Wat Phra Singh. Accommodation Options

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              DAY 06

              Chiang Mai – Phuket

              Phuket

              Fly to Phuket from Chiang Mai Airport. Upon arrival you will be transferred to SALA Phuket Resort & Spa to check-in for your five-night stay. Accommodation Options

              phuket thai cookery school
                DAY 07

                Phuket Thai Cookery School

                Phuket

                Another cooking class today, at the Phuket Thai Cookery School. Enjoy making your own lunch and relax to eat it, admiring the beautiful ocean views. Accommodation Options

                phuket
                  DAY 08

                  Phuket

                  Phuket

                  Take a tour of Phuket to discover street food. Some of the delights you’ll sample include dim sum, Hokkien noodles, local coffee and Khao Kaeng, a roti with Malaysian influences. After a tour of the Old Town, the afternoon is free for you to relax as you wish. Accommodation Options

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                    DAY 09

                    Phuket

                    Phuket

                    A day at leisure for you to discover more of Phuket. Head to the beach, indulge in more food, or relax at your hotel’s sumptuous spa. Accommodation Options

                    phuket
                      DAY 10

                      Phuket

                      Phuket

                      Another day to explore. Head north of Phuket to discover dense jungle, amazing wildlife and fascinating parks. Keep your camera handy as you pass cascading waterfalls and visit local craftspeople. Accommodation Options

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                        DAY 11

                        Depart Phuket

                        Phuket

                        Spend the morning relaxing at your hotel, before heading to the airport. If you’re hungry for more, ask your Travel Specialist about extending your Far East Adventure; otherwise head home with a full stomach and a whole new collection of recipes to recreate at home.
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