Booking a Bangkok food tasting experience is one of the highlights for any serious foodie visiting the city. Food is a huge part of the Thai culture, and what better way to gain new experiences than through the medium of food.
Many of you will have experienced the Thai cuisine in local restaurants back home. But the real thing is something all together more magical. Full of new exotic ingredients, tastes and smells the Thai cuisine will transport you to a new world.
Discovering a new cuisine can be a daunting experience, not knowing what to try, or how to order? In fact the stress of it all can easily outweigh the pleasure of discovery. Booking an organised tour with local, knowledgeable guide alleviates all the stress and allows you to focus on whats important, the food.
Food tasting tour
The 5 hour tour starts with pick up at your hotel by your experienced guide, after breakfast. Your day of discovery will begin with a visit to the famous Sam Yan market, popular with locals. This is a vibrant, active market and not a tourist attraction. You will wander around with the locals busy doing their food shopping. Here you will be guided through the strange, colorful and exotic array of Thai fruits and vegetables with ample opportunity for tasting and sampling.
Next up is a visit to one of Bangkok’s oldest and most traditional food markets, Nang Lern Market. The market here has been extremely popular among Thais since it was built in 1900. Here you will not only be able to enjoy exotic Thai delicacies such as red pork, grilled duck and grilled squid, but you will enjoy traditional Thai architecture and wooden shop houses.
All that wandering around the markets will sure build your apatite, and you will be taken to a renowned local restaurant for lunch. At lunch you will enjoy a sample of cuisine from different regions of the country all served in a traditional manner.
Included in the tour
Your trip includes the following:-
- Round trip transfers from your hotel
- English speaking guide
- Tour of Sam Yan and Nang Lern Markets
- Food tasting at the markets
- Traditional Thai lunch at a renowned local restaurant
- Bottled water and refreshing cool towel
- Alcoholic and soft drinks (Other than water)
- Tips and gratuities
Tours are operated daily and can be booked for singles, couples and groups. Book in advance to guarantee availability. Book your Bangkok food tasting Tour on Viator