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Thai cooking balances salty, hot, sour and sweet and the skills span the country from street stalls to fine dining restaurants. Cooking schools have become a ‘must do’ on everyone’s itinerary in Thailand.



Silom Thai Cooking School – Bangkok

You’ll be picked up at your hotel for this culinary experience. Be immersed in the sights, smells and tastes of a local market, as you select the fresh ingredients for your cooking class. Under the supervision of your expert instructor, you will prepare 5 delicious Thai dishes from scratch. Vegetarian options are available too.

Price: From $104pp
Duration: Approximately 5 hours AM | PM (including self-prepared meal and return transfers)
Departs: Daily, All Year

Baipai Thai Cooking School – Bangkok

You’ll be picked up at your hotel and taken to Baipai Cooking School, located in a charming Thai style house, with wooden decor and furnishings. You have your own cooking station in the opensided Thai style kitchen and your fun ‘hands-on’ Thai cooking lesson will be conducted by an experienced English speaking instructor. Recipes and provisions are provided and of course you get to dine on your freshly prepared Thai dishes.

Price: From $112pp
Duration: Approximately 4 hours AM | PM (including self-prepared meal, recipe book and return transfers)
Departs: Mon-Sat, All Year

Pat’s Home Thai Cooking Class – Phuket

Thai cuisine in one of the world’s most delicious, enhanced by fresh, explosive tastes. Pat, originally from Bangkok, lived in California for six years where she was chef. Now she wishes to share her expertise and secrets in the comfort and exotic surroundings of her gracious home, utilising a western kitchen, some traditional methods and always the freshest ingredients. The class features a hands on approach and includes a certificate, recipes and lunch. Enjoy the art of Thai cooking that you can savour at home with family and friends.

Price: From $127pp
Duration: Approximately 4 hours AM (including self-prepared meal, certificate and return transfers)
Departs: Mon-Sat, All Year

Phuket Thai Cookery School – Phuket

You’ll be picked up and taken to Phuket Thai Cookery School, nestled in the pristine beach paradise of Siray Beach. Phuket Thai Cookery School allows you to relax whilst learning to cook some fi rm favourite Thai dishes. Recipes and provisions are provided and you then get to enjoy your home made delicious meal for lunch. Relax and enjoy Phuket Thai Cookery School’s beautiful surroundings with stunning panoramic ocean vistas just a stone’s throw from your kitchen. NOTE: Children must be at least 10 years old to participate.

Price: From $127pp (Minimum 2 persons)
Duration: Approximately 7.5 hours AM (including self-prepared meal, recipe book, certificate and return transfers)
Departs: Thu-Tue, All Year

Thai Cooking Class @ The Farmer Restaurant – Koh Samui

Learn the basics of Thai cooking in a casual and informative atmosphere. Start by experiencing the sights, smells and tastes of a local market, to select the fresh ingredients for your class. Your expert instructor then takes you through the steps to create an authentic Thai appetiser, soup, curry and delicious mango sticky rice desert, revealing the secrets of traditional Thai Cuisine along the way.

Price: From $151pp
Duration: Approximately 3.5 hours AM (including self-prepared meal, recipe book, certificate and return transfers)
Departs: Daily, All Year

Chiang Mai Thai Cookery School – Chiang Mai

Established in 1993, this family cooking school is run by Sompon and Elizabeth Nabnian. They offer daily courses taught by Sompon, an experienced Thai chef with an extensive knowledge of Thai ingredients and cooking methods to share with you at their home, in a relaxed atmosphere. A choice of 5 different courses are offered, depending on which day you attend and you will learn the main techniques of Thai cooking, whichever day chosen. The courses are completely hands on, so you’ll prepare and cook the dishes yourself.

Price: From $54pp
Duration: Approx. 4.5 hours AM (including self-prepared meal, recipe book, certificate and return transfers)
Departs: Daily, All Year

The Chiang Mai Thai Farm Cooking School – Chiang Mai

Escape from the city and learn to cook a Thai meal whilst enjoying the relaxing non-touristy countryside. Stop at a local market for a brief tour and then explore the organic farm. See many different kinds of organic herbs, vegetables and fruit and pick some fresh ingredients to use when preparing your Thai dishes. Each person has their own cooking station and you’ll get to enjoy your Thai meal on a terrace overlooking the fishpond, with a splendid view of the farm and nearby lush mountains.

Price: From $72pp
Duration: Approx. 8 hours AM (including self-prepared meal, recipe book, certificate and return transfers)
Departs: Daily, All Year

We offer a range of sightseeing, touring, experiential + resort options to tempt + inspire the naturally curious to visit Thailand + go beyond the tourist beaches.

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Experience true Thai culture + traditions on one of our home stay encounters. Interact ‘one on one’ with local hill tribes on trekking + soft adventures. Cycle or trek through stunning scenery + witness local life. Then there’s the culinary delights of street food + cooking schools to hone your practical skills.

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