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Half-Day Chengdu Courtyard Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit

Half-Day Chengdu Courtyard Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit

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Spend a day expanding your food knowledge and tasting delicious Chengdu cuisine on this exciting foodie experience. You’ll explore a local spice market with a guide to navigate, so you won’t have to worry about getting lost. Learn about local ingredients, and then visit a Sichuan courtyard restaurant for a cooking class. A professional chef will teach you how to make multiple dishes, and at the end of your class, you can eat the dishes you’ve prepared with beverages included too.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$56.42
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$56.42
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Private Sichuan Cooking Class including Local Wet Market Visit

Private Sichuan Cooking Class including Local Wet Market Visit

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Spicy and satisfying, Sichuan cooking is one of China’s eight great cuisines. Discover its secrets with the help of a professional chef in this hands-on, small-group cooking class. Start with a tour of an authentic wet market, including a taste of rice wine. Then learn the art of the chef’s knife and the wok as you prepare four separate dishes and savor them. Leave with recipes to take home.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.49
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$59.49
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Half-Day Professional Mapo Tofu Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit

Half-Day Professional Mapo Tofu Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit

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Learn how to make Sichuan-style mapo tofu, a popular Chinese dish, during a cooking class in Chengdu. You’ll start with a visit to a spice market to see all the different ingredients that can be used in Chinese cuisine, and then head to the cooking location for tea and your lesson with a professional chef. Finally, sit down to enjoy your mapo tofu along with beer or other beverage. Booking in advance ensures you won’t risk a sold-out activity.
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  • 4 hours
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$69.24
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Half-Day Sichuan Cooking Class Experience in Chengdu

Half-Day Sichuan Cooking Class Experience in Chengdu

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Uncover the secrets behind delectable Chinese cuisine on a 4-hour cooking class in Chengdu. Under the guidance of a professional chef, learn the techniques required to cook sumptuous Sichuan meals; make delicious delicacies like Kung Pao chicken and soft steamed dumplings while gaining insight into the complex flavors of Sichuan food. After cooking up a storm in the kitchen, sit down to feast upon the fruits of your labor with your fellow food lovers. Return home with recipe cards to impress friends and family with your new found knowledge.
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  • 4 hours
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$87.00
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$87.00
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Half-Day Chinese Bun Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit

Half-Day Chinese Bun Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit

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During this 4-5 hours unique Chinese bun (Bao Zi) making workshop, you’ll be taken into an authentic local spice market to explore it with fun challenges to complete and learn different species of Sichuan spices and ingredients that will be used in the following cooking class. The class will be carried out in a traditional Sichuan style courtyard. You’ll be treated with Sichuan local tea as it’s local’s custom to treat friends and visitors. After that, you then will be guide to start the cooking process by a professional chef in a cozy kitchen. Finally, you can enjoy the Bao Zi, a kind of famous traditional steamed bun with filling, made by yourself along with some beers or beverages. For it’s really informative, interesting and fun, this class will be an unforgettable experience in your lifetime.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$56.42
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Private Panda Tour with Cooking Class One-day Trip

Private Panda Tour with Cooking Class One-day Trip

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Get more out of your time in Chengdu by going on this action-packed day tour. You’ll see pandas, learn to cook Chinese dishes, eat amazing food, and visit a beautiful monastery— Wenshu Monastery. After a morning pickup, you’ll travel with ease to Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, where entrance tickets are included. Explore the panda base, before enjoying a lunch in a hidden nunnery. The day ends with a market exploration and a Sichuan cooking class.
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  • 10 hours
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$123.08
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$123.08
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Half-Day Dandan Noodles Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit

Half-Day Dandan Noodles Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit

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Prepare Dan Dan noodles like a pro with this half-day cooking workshop. After a convenient hotel pickup, travel with a guide to shop for spices at a local market. Then, head to a professional kitchen, where you’ll sip Jasmine tea and learn the secret sauce of Dan Dan noodles from an experienced chef. Savor your expertly-prepared meal and enjoy a complimentary beer before being returned to your hotel.
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  • 4 hours
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$69.75
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$69.75
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Half-Day Small Group Sichuan Cuisine Museum Tour with Cooking Class

Half-Day Small Group Sichuan Cuisine Museum Tour with Cooking Class

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Sichuan food is one of China’s great cuisines. Experience it in depth on a small-group tour with a guide at the Sichuan Cuisine Museum, complete with free-flow beer, wine, and soft drinks and a glass of champagne. First, tour the museum, including hands-on displays, tastings, a raffle, and a garden. Next, learn to cook three different Sichuan dishes alongside an experienced chef, then feast on the fruits of your labors.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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$64.10
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$64.10

From the desk to the dining table,a Chinese class with food experience

From the desk to the dining table,a Chinese class with food experience

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Let's meet at the People's Park Metro Stop(Line 1), we will go to a great coffee to have coffee or tea, and learn the commonly used Tourism Chinese. It doesn't matter that you can't speak Chinese at all. After an hour's class, everyone will have the confidence to speak Chinese. First of all, we practice introducing ourselves in Chinese. Then I introduce some Chinese greetings, such as " 不好意思(excuse me)" "谢谢(thank you)".Then we practice more about how to order food or how to take a taxi and more. After about 1 hour to 1.5 hours of Chinese class, we will go out and eat a small Gourmet Tour! Let's go to the nearby Local wet market first, and then take a look at the scenic spots near the park. For example, People's park, 'Heming' Tea House, Dating corners, etc. At last, we will go to a great local dinner restaurant, you will have a real test here to order the food with all the Chinese you learned (You don't need to pay, it is included)
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$82.06
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Sichuan cooking class half day tour

Sichuan cooking class half day tour

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Experience a delicious home-cooked Szechuan meal with a chef in Chengdu. After a convenient hotel pickup, head to Aline’s kitchen and prepare a delicious meal of classic dishes like Ma Po Tofu, Yuxiang shredded pork, or Cocacola chicken wings. Visit a market to explore local food culture, learn about Szechuan cuisine from an expert, and savor your creation.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$56.42
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$56.42

Giant Panda & Sichuan Cuisine Cooking Class 1 Day Tour

Giant Panda & Sichuan Cuisine Cooking Class 1 Day Tour

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Itinerary: We pick you up from your hotel and brings you to the adorable pandas, and more! Pandas are more then good-looking and cute, they are special! Join us to find out a full story of how do they live, why are they here and even funny things about these precious neighbour and treasure of human being! After lunch we start the cooking class. In preparation of the cooking class, a drive takes us to a local market for ingredients and general understanding of Chinese cuisines when our lovely chef will join. Once back to the beautiful private garden restaurant, it will be your show time! There’s great learning about Chinese cuisine culture and hands-on experience to prepare delicious dishes. Enjoying and sharing with each other what you have prepared for dinner is a perfect ending for the day!
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$126.93
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$126.93
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Learn to play Guqin- the Chinese traditional musical instrument

Learn to play Guqin- the Chinese traditional musical instrument

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Guqin is a plucked seven-string Chinese musical instruments of the zither family. It has more than 2000 years history. Guqin had traditionally been favored by scholars and literati in ancient China.Although it was very polular in anciend Chinese daily life , but most of Chinese peole are not familiar with Guqin nowadays ,it is gruadully returnning to public's vision since the appearance at 2008 Olympic opening ceremony. If you want to have a special experiences besides sightseeing, local food tasting etc when travelling in Chengdu , it's worthy to spend one hour for this typical Chinese traditional culture experience.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$32.00
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$32.00

One-Day Tour: Chengdu Panda Base and Cooking Class

One-Day Tour: Chengdu Panda Base and Cooking Class

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This tour combines two amazing experiences—visiting Chengdu’s Panda Base, and learning authentic Sichuan cooking skills. You’ll save time organizing transport by having hotel pickup, drop-off, and transfers between sites included. Avoid long lines at Chengdu Panda Base by having entry tickets provided. A delicious local lunch is included, and you’ll also enjoy a Sichuan cooking class with a chance to eat the dishes you create.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$203.08
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$203.08

Private Day Tour: Panda Base and Museum of Sichuan Cuisine with Cooking Lesson

Private Day Tour: Panda Base and Museum of Sichuan Cuisine with Cooking Lesson

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Combine two essentially Sichaun experiences, a Sichuan cooking class and a visit to the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, on a 10-hour private tour from Chengdu. Learn all about panda conservation and rehabilitation efforts, then try your hand at some spicy traditional Sichuan recipes at the Museum of Sichuan cuisine. Transportation included; panda center admission and cooking class costs are up to you.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$128.21
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$128.21
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Chinese KungFu Class at Bamboo Park: 5-step Boxing, the key to become Guru

Chinese KungFu Class at Bamboo Park: 5-step Boxing, the key to become Guru

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To experience the most classic Chinese Kungfu in the bamboo forest under the guidance of the most professional Kungfu Master. You will have a good grasp of the movements of Kungfu stars in movies within 2 hours and then you'll end up with a surprise.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$29.00
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$29.00

Vegan Small Group Day Tour in Yunnan Market and Pottery Making

Vegan Small Group Day Tour in Yunnan Market and Pottery Making

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We are a sustainable tour company that advocates for a better world, emphasizing on delicious plant-based cuisine and a greener plastic free lifestyle. We bring our guests to exuberant local markets in the rich cultural streets of China, that are hidden and unexplored to many, giving them the opportunity to savor traditional vegan snacks and flavorsome dishes. We aim to highlight and promote local sustainable businesses and traditions to support traditional crafts and help others to experience in-depth traditional Yunnan culture off the beaten path. Yunnan is one of the most important social sights in all of China and an absolute must-see for people who come to visit China. It has a preserved environment filled with flowering plants of multiple colors and an ancient folk culture that relies on keeping a stable, healthy environment. The cultural heritage of Yunnan depends mainly on indigenous people who continue to practice natural customs.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$185.00
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$185.00
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Yunnan specialty cooking class

Yunnan specialty cooking class

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Rice and Friends Chinese Cooking School was established in 2011 and was the first cookery school to open in Dali,Yunnan,a beautiful old town on the footsteps of the Himalayas. We organize a series of Chinese cooking courses in a relaxing and fun atmosphere. All courses are completely hands-on in a beautiful open kitchen setting on our roof terrace facing the Cang Mountain. Our English-speaking teacher has an extensive knowledge of Chinese ingredients and cooking methods which she takes pleasure in sharing with you every day. Come and join us for an authentic cooking experience. At the end of the course, you might feel it is more than a cooking course. It is like a journey about local culture or it is like a cooking party with all the old and new friends. What will it be like for you? Find it out:-)
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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$50.00
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Food and Cooking experiences in Chengdu

Food and Cooking experiences in Chengdu

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Focus on Sichuan cooking during this culinary tour in Chengdu. With a guide in the lead, you’ll visit some of the city’s back alleys to find the best street food in places you might not find on your own. Then meet a local chef for a cooking class where you’ll learn some traditional Sichuan dishes. Sit down with your small group of 15 to feast on the dishes, chatting to the chef about China’s culinary culture.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$51.29
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$51.29

Traditional Calligraphy and Chinese Characters Class in Chengdu

Traditional Calligraphy and Chinese Characters Class in Chengdu

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Today, we will take a visit to a workshop of a local master for about 1h. Form him we will learn more stories of learning and appreciation of the value of calligraphy. Taking calligraphy is the best first step to understanding what is behind the Chinese characters. There will be many interesting things we can learn. How did the characters change? What is the typical things to write? The masters will explain the basics of how to stand, hold the brush, suck up and control the ink on the paper. Then we start with basic strokes and then go on to write characters and our Chinese names with a given sample by the teacher. And you can taking a personalized creation home for a memory. This will be a wonderful experience and great opportunity to penetrate into traditional Chinese art.
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  • 1 hour 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$46.16
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$46.16
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Lijiang Naxi Cuisine Cooking Class & Market Visit

Lijiang Naxi Cuisine Cooking Class & Market Visit

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Start the day by exploring Lijiang’s oldest market to shop for your cooking class, with hands-on instruction led by a local Naxi minority family. Each person will prepare and eat three dishes.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.00
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$59.00
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Chengdu Impressions Tour of Sichuan Cuisine Museum and Giant Pandas

Chengdu Impressions Tour of Sichuan Cuisine Museum and Giant Pandas

See Chengdu’s famous pandas and explore Sichuan culinary culture on this all-day excursion. After a convenient hotel pickup, visit Chengdu’s top panda research facility and watch as infants and adults nurse, play, and tumble. Then, head to the Sichuan Cuisine Museum and sample delicious local food while learning to prepare an authentic meal with the help of a professional chef.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$264.11
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$264.11
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Half-Day Private Sichuan Hot-Pot Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit

Half-Day Private Sichuan Hot-Pot Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit

Sichuan Hotpot has a history of at least 1700 years. Today Sichuan Hotpots have been increased in category to include the "Red Pot" (Spicy hotpot flavor with chili peppers and Sichuan peppercorns), the “White Pot” (Non-spicy hotpot flavor with broth) and ‘Double Pot’ (Including the first two). With the help of your guide, you will be cooking both the spicy hotpot and the Non-spicy pot and learn to cut and set dishes with decorations, which will be guided by a professional chef. This experience will have a very unique local market visit as well, you will try to learn and taste the different foods in this beautiful city.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$80.00
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$80.00
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Traditional Chinese Painting Experience-ONLY ONE IN CHENGDU NOW!

Traditional Chinese Painting Experience-ONLY ONE IN CHENGDU NOW!

Highlights: Most traditional and fascinating Chinese culture experience and the only one traditional Chinese painting experience in Chengdu now; Professional teachers who will assist you to draw Traditional Chinese painting step by step; Considerate tour guide who speaks fluent English; Undisturbed and comfortable environment, where fresh fruits and nice tea are served.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$82.06
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Private Exclusive Sichuan Spicy Cuisine Day Tour and Panda Base Visit

Private Exclusive Sichuan Spicy Cuisine Day Tour and Panda Base Visit

Enjoy the two essential Chengdu experiences—a visit to the giant pandas and a taste of Sichuan’s spicy fare—on this private guided door-to-door tour. Spend the morning admiring the pandas at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding, then savor a restaurant lunch. Later, tour the Museum of Sichuan Cuisine, get a hands-on masterclass from a professional chef, and wash down your meal with drinks including wine.
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  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$241.05
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$241.05
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Half-Day Chengdu Courtyard Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit
"We joined Lance, our chinese guide, and three others to tour a local market and attend the cooking class. It was a great experience- learned a lot about Chinese ingredients and got to taste local spring rolls, rice wine and such. Then cooked some very spicy and tasty Sichuan food! Highly recommend"..."
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Private Sichuan Cooking Class including Local Wet Market Visit
"We had a great time with Teresa. We REALLY enjoyed the wet market, and she was super patient and helpful. We learned some great cooking techniques too. Highly recommend her."..."
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Half-Day Sichuan Cooking Class Experience in Chengdu
"instructor didn't speak a word of english but it didn't matter she was very sweet and a great cook. I was the only student on this day but we had a great time and the food was so yummy"..."
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Half-Day Small Group Sichuan Cuisine Museum Tour with Cooking Class
"I loved this tour! I ended up being the only one on the tour - so it was private, which was great for me. My guide was lovely, very friendly and excited to show me around the museum and answer all my questions. I arrived a little late but that didn't affect anything which was great."..."
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One-Day Tour: Chengdu Panda Base and Cooking Class
"I can't recommend this highly enough for both components of the tour. Philip is an enthusiastic, charming and above-all, highly knowledgeable guide - not just about pandas and food, he's a dedicated birder too, and identified all the different birds we saw at the panda base. Be prepared for an early start, but it's worth it to beat the crowds and catch the pandas before they go to sleep after breakfast!|The cooking class was both a surprise and a delight, as it is not a daunting cookery school or restaurant 'experience' but a chance to understand and join in real Sichuan home-cooking with the most charming possible of teachers. Take this tour! You won't regret it!"..."

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