Half Day Thai and Akha Cooking Class With Meal

Chiang Mai
6 hours
Thai Cooking Class


Get a master class from the native Akha cooks who will give you the tips and tricks of cooking up the perfect Thai meal along with giving a peek into the history and culture of their ethnicity.

Why to buy

  • Learn the art of making traditional Thai food with tips from native Akha people.
  • Learn the unique style of cooking plus the culture and history of the Akha people.
  • Enjoy light refreshments and a tour to the local markets during the morning tour.


This tour will take you through a historical and gastronomical journey as you learn from a cooking class imparted by the Akha people who were born and raised in Thailand. This tour is the best way to experience Akha food and the Akha culture. With the option of a morning or an evening tour, you will be picked up from your nearby hotel and taken to the cooking class session. The chef will share some unique cooking styles during the lesson as well as introducing fresh raw ingredients often used by Akha people in their meals. You will have the opportunity to cook 11 dishes which will include 2 appetizers, 2 desserts, a stir fried dish, soup, curry paste and curry. You will also learn the specialties of Akha culture which include Sapi thong, Akha Salad and Akha Soup. If you choose to go for the morning tour, the chef will take you on a tour around the local market to see the lifestyle of the people in Thailand. Your driver will transfer you back to your hotel if it falls within the given distance specifications along with a complimentary cooking recipe book to take back home and try out dishes on your own.

Limited hotel transfers
Expert cook
Cook book
Akha hill tribe coffee
Alcoholic beverages


6 hours
Monday 8:30 AM 4:30 PM Tuesday 8:30 AM 4:30 PM Wednesday 8:30 AM 4:30 PM Thursday 8:30 AM 4:30 PM Friday 8:30 AM 4:30 PM Saturday 8:30 AM 4:30 PM Sunday 8:30 AM 4:30 PM 
Language used
Type of Guide/Tour
Pickup point
Your respective hotel
End point
Your respective hotel

Good to know

  • Vegetarian options available.
  • Hotel transfers are only available for hotels that are 3 kms from the city area.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of the booking.

Cancellation policy

  • Please refer to your booking for the cancellation policy.


Chiang Mai, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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