Real Food Adventure - Thailand Overview

This trip to Thailand is full of adventure, fun and flavour. Eat in popular Bangkok restaurants, explore bustling markets for the freshest dishes and see all the sights of Chiang Mai and Bangkok.

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    • TTZF
    • 4.90 out of 5
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $502
      CAD $506
      AUD $521
      EUR €367
      GBP £315
      NZD $626
      ZAR R4,800
      CHF FR446
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Trip Validity

  • 2014-01-01 - 2015-12-31

Take a culinary journey through Bangkok and Chiang Mai

An adventure in flavour, experience the fresh aromas and heavenly spices that make Thai food a worldwide phenomenon. Explore bustling markets spread out over land and water, and taste exotic fruits and aromatic dishes whipped up in front of your eyes. Learn the trick behind making palm sugar, experience the thrill of a passing train in the Mae Glong railway market, slurp noodles alongside the locals in Bangkok, enjoy home cooking while staying with a family in Chiang Mai, cook up a Khantohk feast and tour all the must-see sights of Thailand in one incredible culinary journey through one of South-East Asia’s most seductive food cultures.

  • Restaurant-hop on the delicious streets of Bangkok
  • Drift among the stalls at the Tha Kha Floating Markets
  • Jump out of the way when the train passes through the unique Mae Glong Railway Market
  • Cook up a Khantohk feast during a remarkable Chiang Mai homestay
  • Enjoy a mini masterclass on Chiang Mai’s most famous dish, the mouth-watering khao soi
  • Perhaps climb up Doi Suthep to enjoy the views over Chiang Mai
  • Offer alms to the monks at Ton Payom Market

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Bangkok, Thailand
  • Finish:

    Chiang Mai, Thailand
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 12
  • Ages:

    Min 15
  • Meals:

    2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners
  • Accommodation:

    Homestay (1 nt), Hotel (2 nts), Overnight sleeper train (1 nt)
  • Transport:

    Private minibus, Songthaew, Tuk-Tuk
  • Included activities:

    Bangkok - Restaurant dinner crawl, Bangkok - Talaad Rom Hoob Railway market visit, Bangkok - Tha Kha floating market visit & paddle boat ride, Bangkok - Visit to Ampawa market, Chiang Mai - Khao Soi (noodle soup) demonstration, Chiang Mai - Malin night market visit, Chiang Mai - Ton Payom Market visit & monk alms offering, Homestay - Khantohk cooking class, Homestay - Local market visit, Homestay - Sticky Rice Breakfast, Homestay - Traditional Thai Music and Dance

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    146kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    A single supplement is available on this trip. See under the Single Traveller section of your Trip Notes for more information.

  • Total price from

    USD $502
    CAD $506
    AUD $521
    EUR €367
    GBP £315
    NZD $626
    ZAR R4,800
    CHF FR446
    *
    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $100
    CAD $101
    AUD $104
    EUR €73
    GBP £63
    NZD $125
    ZAR R960
    CHF FR89
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Real Food Adventure - Thailand Summary

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Days 1-2 Bangkok

Loud, bright, chaotic and delightful, Bangkok is a city of modern excesses intermingled with simple traditions, all wrapped up in the famous smiles of the locals.

Day 3 Chiang Mai

Awash with stunning temples, fabulous markets and a lively city centre, charming Chiang Mai is rich in culture and the gateway to the northern hilltribes.

Day 4 Homestay

Our fascinating homestay is hosted by some long-time Intrepid friends in a small Thai village. Enjoy a delicious Khantohk dinner while being entertained by traditional Thai music and dance.

Day 5 Chiang Mai

Chow down on delicious sticky rice before saying farewell to Aoi and returning to Chiang Mai where the journey ends.
    • 5
    • TTZF
    • 4.90 out of 5
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $502
      CAD $506
      AUD $521
      EUR €367
      GBP £315
      NZD $626
      ZAR R4,800
      CHF FR446
      *
    •  
       
       
       
       
    •  
       
       
       
       
    • Food
    • Original
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