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Thai and Akha Cooking Class in Chiang Mai

From USD 32.00
Highlights
  • Learn to prepare Thai and Akha cuisine during a cooking class in Chiang Mai
  • Visit a local market to observe a slice of daily life and shop for ingredients (morning session only)
  • Prepare 11 different dishes, including a combination of soups, desserts, appetizers and entrees
  • Discover new details about Akha culture, food and cooking ingredients
  • Sit down for a meal featuring your freshly-made creations
  • Souvenir cookbook included
  • Great introduction to Northern Thailand's unique cuisines and cultures
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Thai Akha Morning Class
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Thai Akha Kitchen will take you to the local market to see the real lifestyle of local people where you can all the same produce, at all different prices.
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Thai Akha Evening Class
Fits around a busy day schedule. First home cooked Thai dinner in Thailand. No need to worry or plan where or what do eat for dinner just come and cook.
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Overview
Get a taste for the unique flavors of Thai and ‘Akha’ cooking during this 6-hour cooking class in Chiang Mai. Discover the culture and cuisine of the Akha, an indigenous hill tribe of Southeast Asia, with the help of your native host. You’ll visit the local market to shop for ingredients (morning class only), and learn to prepare 11 different dishes. A souvenir cook book from your session is also included.
What to Expect
Receive a morning pickup from your Chiang Mai hotel and transfer to the cooking studio for your session. Depending on if you’ve selected the morning session you’ll also get to stop by a local Chiang Mai market to shop for fresh ingredients for your session.
Once you arrive at the cooking site, you’ll begin to prepare a variety of dishes with the help of your Akha instructor. Not only will you get a glimpse into Akha culture and food, you’ll also learn about some of the Akha’s unique ingredients as well. During your session you will prepare 2 appetizers, a soup, a curry paste and curry, and 2 desserts, as well as several special Akha-style dishes like Akha Salad, Akha Soup, and ‘Sapi Thuong’ (tomato dipping sauce).
You’ll finish the day by enjoying your home-cooked meal featuring all your recent creations. Before you leave, your host will provide a special souvenir cookbook you can use to recreate the dishes when you return home. Finish the day with a ride back to your Chiang Mai hotel.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Best cooking class ever!

An unforgettable experience in Chiang Mai! This was our Valentine’s Day agenda and it was the perfect day! We started off doing a market tour and got to taste some great and interesting things (won’t spoil here), we then commenced the class and the group...More

Thank mb1095
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Fabulous cooking class

We loved our evening cooking class at Thai Akha Cooking School. Lots of food, everything tasted fantastic. It was a nice touch to eat the last few recipes around a table with the other quests in and air conditioned room. We loved socializing with the...More

Thank khcondon
Reviewed 3 days ago
You can make great Thai food!

Great day, great company, and great food. This group was recommended by a friend who visited Chiang Mai in fall of 2018 and so glad we booked this class. Started day with tour of local market and then headed back to the "classroom" and learned...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank DAVID C
Reviewed 4 days ago
Amazing day of cooking - highly recommend!!

We chose the morning cooking class that starts with a tour of the local market to pick up fresh ingredients and learn about Thai cooking. Then we head back to the kitchen to prepare 11 dishes. The whole day was such a fun and fantastic...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank around_the_world389
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Best day ever

Such a great day. Learned how to make all of my favourite dishes in a really great environment. Was so much fun and the market tour in the morning to learn about the ingredients was fab! Would 100% recommend

Date of experience: April 2019
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irianm2016
4 April 2019|
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Response from thai_akha_staff | Property representative |
Our evening class starts at 5 pm and ends around 9 pm. The pick-up time is between 4:30 - 5 pm.
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Laura G
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Cheryl B
14 March 2019|
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Hello and thank you for your question! Children are allowed to attend a class with you for free and participate as a visitor. Please contact us directly for more information as there are some special rules that apply to... More
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Key Details
  • Thai Akha Cooking School
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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