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A Glimpse of Mandalay

Between 35th-36th St, Mandalay, Myanmar
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We loved this day trip! It was the perfect day trip for something a little different in Mandalay... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2018
wanderlustlochheads
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Gold Coast, Australia
via mobile
Great Great Day..

A wonderful friendly interactive day full of joy and food. Not simply a cooking lesson ( and a... read more

Reviewed January 28, 2018
CKOala
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Preston, Lancashire
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Our one day combination of culinary, cultural, eco and sightseeing tour began since 25th September, 2015. Thank you so much.
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“cooking class” (24 reviews)
“tea house” (13 reviews)
“bike ride” (15 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Between 35th-36th St, Mandalay, Myanmar
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We loved this day trip! It was the perfect day trip for something a little different in Mandalay not to mention getting to eat some fantastic food!! There were only 4 of us on the day we booked. Aung met us at our hotel on...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

A wonderful friendly interactive day full of joy and food. Not simply a cooking lesson ( and a great one at that.. ) but a tour of all things Myanmar.. Just do it!

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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Unfortunatelly it was a rainy day and there were just the two of uf for the cooking class. But this was even better so we had a sort of a private class :-) the market in the morning was very interesting. One you wouldnt find...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

This day trip surprised us by just how varied, interesting and fun it was! The friendly team lead us through a great day of trying things at the market, a local tea house, a very well prepared cooking class, a little nap time, a super...More

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Nan B, Director of Sales at A Glimpse of Mandalay, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Dear Alehoep, Thanks so much for joining our program and leaving a wonderful review. We are thrilled to know that you had a true, authentic glimpse of Myanmar life. A review like this encourages to maintain our hospitality at it's best . All of our...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

They were running the course even though we were just two people. We had a very nice day experiencing cooking like thought from your grandma. Everything was very delicious and there were very interesting meals and ingredients. Had the chance to learn about herbs vegetables...More

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Nan B, Director of Sales at A Glimpse of Mandalay, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Dear Milan_li, Thank you very much for joining our tour and leaving a wonderful review. We are delighted to know that you had a great, interesting and relaxing day with us. A review like this encourages us to be better and better. I have forwarded...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful day with Glimpse of Mandalay! It was perfectly organized and we had so much fun. First we went to the market to grab the vegetables (most of them never seen before), then we went to the chef's kitchen where we learned...More

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Nan B, Director of Sales at A Glimpse of Mandalay, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Dear MartiTeppei, Thanks so much for joining our program and leaving an excellent review. We are delighted to know that you had an amazing experience with us. A review like this encourages us to be better and better. We wish you all the best for...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

One of the best day trip experiences I've had in any country. Thoughtfully planned out and packed with small delights. The cooking class gave a representative overview of various styles and flavours. They even added a dish at our request, after we saw something we...More

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Nan B, Director of Sales at A Glimpse of Mandalay, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Dear Inventing, Thanks so much for joining our program and leaving an excellent review and rating. We are very glad to know that you had one of the best day trip experiences. A review like this encourages us to be better and better. We wish...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We had a great day. The days events were very well run from start to finish. I highly recommend a glimpse of Mandalay for all travellersMore

Thank Andrew S
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Nan B, Director of Sales at A Glimpse of Mandalay, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Dear Andrew S, Thanks so much for joining our program and leaving a great review. We are very glad to know that you had a great day. A review like this encourages us to be better and better. We wish you to have a wonderful...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Aung picked us up at our hotel where another couple joined us, we set off for the local food market. Yang explained to us a few of the local fruits and vegetables that were for sale. Once we picked up the food we made way...More

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Nan B, Director of Sales at A Glimpse of Mandalay, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Dear PrincessSparkles85, Thanks so much for joining our cooking class+ day tour and leaving a wonderful review. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your activity with us. A review like this encourages us to maintain our hospitality at it's best. We wish you...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

The mix of stuff here may seem strange but it work. We did it on a lousy weather day but seemed to get dry when it mattered. Aung was a great guide who had answers to most questions. The outdoor cooking class at the country...More

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Nan B, Director of Sales at A Glimpse of Mandalay, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Dear Timpys, Thanks so much for joining our program and leaving a great review. We are very happy to know that you had a great time with us. A review like this encourages us and motivates us to be better and better. We wish you...More

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27 May 2018|
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Response from Chbrunner | Reviewed this property |
They will pick you up at your hotel
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Beksum
23 October 2017|
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You can book through the facebook page, email or the phone number described on this tripadvisor page.
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Response from Wanderon2 | Reviewed this property |
if you go to the Glimpse of Mandalay on facebook they will assist you with your enquiries we travelled from Bagan to Mandalay by private car instead of flying , we organised this through One Stop Travel ...would really... More
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