Real Food Adventure - Thailand Overview

This trip to Thailand is full of adventure, fun and flavor. 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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    • Total price tool tip
      USD $650
      CAD $655
      AUD $690
      EUR €530
      GBP £410
      NZD $810
      ZAR R6,230
      CHF FR640
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There is a later version of this trip also available for travel from Jan 1, 2015 to Dec 31, 2015. View later Real Food Adventure - Thailand.

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Trip Validity

  • 2014-01-01 - 2014-12-31

Take a culinary journey through Bangkok and Chiang Mai

An adventure in flavor, 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 - Chinatown Food Crawl, Bangkok - Tha Kha floating Market Visit & Paddle Boat Ride, Chiang Mai - Ton Payom Market visit & monk alms offering

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    146kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    1. A single supplement is available on this trip. See under the Single Traveller section of your Trip Notes for more information. 2. For 2015 this trip will increase to 8 days and include stops in Ayutthaya and Kanchanaburi. The trip will commence on a Saturday.

  • Total price from

    USD $650
    CAD $655
    AUD $690
    EUR €530
    GBP £410
    NZD $810
    ZAR R6,230
    CHF FR640
    *
    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $130
    CAD $131
    AUD $138
    EUR €106
    GBP £82
    NZD $162
    ZAR R1,246
    CHF FR128
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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
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $650
      CAD $655
      AUD $690
      EUR €530
      GBP £410
      NZD $810
      ZAR R6,230
      CHF FR640
      *
    •  
       
       
       
       
    •  
       
       
       
       
    • Food
    • Original
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