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Private Shanghai Wet Market Tour and Chinese Cooking Class

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    What to Expect
    Visit the local wet market in the morning to experience the local Shanghainese life. And go to the cooking workshop, where you will learn how to make Chinese Dim-sum and dishes in a 2hours course. Then you’ll enjoy the food you made as lunch. Afterwards, enjoy a walking tour in the Former French Concession area, to learn more stories about Shanghai in the old days.

    Chinese name: 饺子 (jiǎo zi)

    Characteristics: It tastes fresh and delicious in various shapes.

    In China, especially in northern China, making and eating dumplings is an important activity for most families on New Year's Eve in Spring Festival. The wrapper is usually made from flour and water, but the fillings vary a lot, ranging from all sorts of meat and vegetables to seafood, mushrooms and even fruit. They are meniscus, angular or ingot shaped traditionally, but nowadays they are made into flowers, birds, fish and insects, more like arts and crafts than food. It is also a tradition in northern China to eat dumplings on the day of Winter Solstice.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Centrally located hotel in Shanghai
    Departure Time
    8:30 AM
    Duration
    5h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Round Trip Transfer from Hotels within Shanghai´s Middle Ring Freeway
    • Self-made food for lunch
    • English Speaking Guide
    • Air-Conditioned Coach
    • Lunch
    Exclusions
    • Optional Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Infant meals not included
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 8 January 2019

    we did the cooking class tour .Nice Chef ,Mike ,he taught us how to make the chinese steamed dumpling . Yummy . Our guide ,Grace,by far the best tour guide we had during this trip. Her English was very good, Her excellent communication skills coupled...More

    Date of experience: November 2018
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    • Gray Line- Day Tour
    • Duration: 5h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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