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Hoi An Walking & Cooking class
- 4-5 hours
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- *Approx package price
<strong><span lang="EN-US">Special Festive Promotion 2013 – Discount 20% off on this tour. Book now using special offer code UA13 to experience a great day with Hoian Urban Adventure. Valid for travel up to 28<sup>th</sup> Feb 2014. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!</span></strong> Confident cooks and hopeless pot burners will equally love this Hoi An tour focused on food. Hit the market with a local to source some fresh ingredients, then learn to cook old-school Vietnamese food faves at a family-run restaurant. The best part? You get to eat your creations.
* Stroll through the atmospheric Old Town.
* See the Unesco World Heritage listed streets of Hoi An,
* Learn the legends of the Chinese Assembly Halls.
* Take part in an authentic Vietnamese cooking class.
* Shop for ingredients at a local market.
* Feast on a banquet of your own creation.
What's included in this trip
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Please present your voucher to the local guide at the beginning of the tour.
Confirmation of booking
If you are booked and have your voucher then you are confirmed and the trip is running. We look forward to seeing you at the meeting point for your tour. If you require further information please don't hesitate to contact the local office during business hours. You can find the number to contact here, on your voucher or on the contact us page at www.urbanadventures.com
Please dress up to standard with shoulders & Knee covered.
Children must be 6 years of age to 11 years inclusively. Children below the age of 6 are not permitted on this day tour.
If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides and drivers a tip - though not compulsory - is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many Intrepid Urban Adventures destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour
Discover the history and flavours of Vietnam during this walking and cooking tour of Hoi An. This is a place oozing with charm, and having largely escaped the destruction of successive wars, its streets and architecture are a delight to explore. After being picked up, head straight for the Old Town ready to hit its ancient streets.
Now a Unesco World Heritage site, the Old Town is packed with buildings of historical and cultural significance, and boasts a number of streets that are off-limits to cars. Stroll past the many Chinese Assembly Halls, from the Cantonese Chinese Congregation with its impressive main altar, to the Hainan Chinese Congregation, which serves as a memorial to 107 merchants from Hainan Island who were mistaken for pirates and killed during the reign of Emperor Tu Duc. Stop by the Japanese Covered Bridge, which was constructed in the 1590s by the town’s Japanese community to link them with the Chinese quarters across the stream.
At the end of the walking tour, head to a family run restaurant for a cooking class. The chef will run through the range of delicious dishes that you will recreate, then it’s time to hit the local market to stock up on all the fresh produce needed to create the feast. Learn how to choose the best supplies, and discover some of the less-familiar ingredients, then head back to the restaurant ready to cook.
Pick up recipes to wow your family and friends with and discover the tricks to making some of the legendary Vietnamese dishes at home. The tour ends as you sit down to feast on all the delicious dishes you’ve created.