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Thai and Akha Cooking Class in Chiang Mai provided by Thai Akha Cooking School

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Thai and Akha Cooking Class in Chiang Mai

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Overview
The best way to get to know a country’s culture is through its food. Delve deeper into Thai cuisine, and the culture of the Akha hill tribe, during a cooking class in Chiang Mai, which proves perfect for food lovers and first-time visitors. As well as learning to master traditional dishes, you’ll get a glimpse of local life at a fresh food market.
Highlights
  • Learn more about a hill tribe in Thailand during a cooking class
  • Use equipment you may not have at home
  • Discover unfamiliar ingredients during a market tour
  • Prepare 11 different dishes sure to suit every taste
Important Information
Departure Point
14/10 Rat Chiang Saen 2 Ko. Alley, Tambon Hai Ya, Amphoe Mueang Chiang Mai, Chang Wat Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
Duration
6h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local market tour (only for morning class)
  • Individual cooking station
  • Akha Hill Tribe coffee
  • Full color cook book
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (only within 3 km from city area)
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Visitor are welcome
  • Come with empty stomach
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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loisrust wrote a review 21 May
Kalamazoo, Michigan5 contributions
I took a class at Thai Akha Cooking School the last time I was in Thailand, and it was one of the best experiences I had in Chiang Mai. We toured a local market and got to sample some of the fresh fruits and learn about how various ingredients are used in Thai cooking. The
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Rachel A wrote a review 14 May
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My friend and I tried this cooking experience and were NOT disappointed. They picked us up from our hostel and brought us right to the kitchen. Our teacher was absolutely hysterical, engaging, and a great teacher! It was very organized - every participant had their own tools and
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Date of experience: May 2020
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Megan wrote a review Apr 2020
Denver, Colorado5 contributions
My husband and I did the evening cooking class back in January 2020 and it was absolutely amazing!! We cooked or helped the instructor make about 12 dishes and they were all delicious! We had fun while cooking and got to know the other participants and the instructor. We were
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from NitiM26, General Manager at Thai and Akha Cooking Class in Chiang Mai
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear RVtraveler5 Thank you for your feedback. We will take your advice and make sure our instructor do better. Thanks for the review and the support to our cooking school. Stay safe!
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Pedro Teixeira wrote a review Apr 2020
South Holland Province, The Netherlands2 contributions
Thai Akha was one of the best experiences of our trip to Thailand. It is the best way to get to know some Thailand's cuisine, as well as Akha culture.
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from NitiM26, General Manager at Thai and Akha Cooking Class in Chiang Mai
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear pedrotB6288MK We are glad to make your Thailand experiences best for you. Thank you for chosen us to accommodated you. and thanks again for your time to support our cooking school. We really appreciate! Stay safe.
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Anna B wrote a review Apr 2020
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I have visited several thai cuisine lessons So I was looking for something more/little bit different. Thai-Akha cuisine was the right one and I really enjoyed the lessons including morning vegetable market visit, cooking and tasting of course. Meals And processes were not new to
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from NitiM26, General Manager at Thai and Akha Cooking Class in Chiang Mai
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear annabJ8647VH Thank you for chosen our cooking school. We are glad to accommodated you. We are happy to hear your feedback. Thanks a lots for the review Take care and be safe!.
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helenzeng05
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Amazing culinary experience in Chiang Mai
If you're ever in Chiang Mai and looking for an authentic and thoughtful culinary experience, this is it! The teach
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vdrover
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Amazing experience. Must-do activity!
This class was a highlight on our families trip to Thailand. The food was amazing, totally from scratch, and 100% h
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loiscatherine
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Phenomenal Experience
I attended a class at Thai Akha Cooking School the last time I was in Thailand, and it was truly one of the best ex
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schmeks
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My favorite part of the trip!
It was such a fun time and I've used the recipies somewhat frequently since! Really awesome experience that I would
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casasusana
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Very Good
It was a very nice day with a lot of laugh and learnings. Really pleasant experience doing with care and knowledge
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mhayes1272020
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One of my favorite Thai experiences !
I loved this class so much I went twice! The entire experience was educational, enjoyable and so tasty! The school
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Michelle S
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Awesome evening!
I spent the evening in a friendly environment at a clean work station learning to cook several delicious Thai meals
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ImSoCalBonnie
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Fun and informative class, a special memory from our trip!
We very much enjoyed this class as a group. The history of the cuisine our teacher provided (including the informat
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kriskrop
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Great Experience!
We had an amazing experience cooking with the Thai Akha Cooking School. Great from start to finish. Entertaining &
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foodiemuc
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Nice cooking
Very nice cooking class! Enjoyed it a lot, good food, we had a lot of fun. Learned a lot and got a very good cookin
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folznoel
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Best cooking course ever
I've done a few cooking courses both in my home country and while on vacation and I have to say, the Akha cooking c
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Royce429
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Royce
nice trip , very good tutorial class, good traffic arrangements, learn how to make thai style food in a comfortabl
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ramoncvidal
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Great experience!!
Went to chiang may with friend and took two days cooking class. We had a great time and I highly recommend. Great e
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miqzzz
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Excellent class, must try.
Had a fantastic time, learning so much about the culture and the food. Nice to take home a bit of Thai culture.
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Martah1994
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Awesome experience
I recommend taking one of the courses, it was amazing. We learned a lot and could taste many many flavors!!!
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Key Details
  • Thai Akha Cooking School
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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