Enjoy a mixture of great food in the traditional northern Thai style of serving food on a raised tray known as a "khan tok" and get entertained with a taste of traditional Lanna Thai culture with several spectacular and fabulous classical dances from Northern Thailand and around the nation. You can choose between being served sitting on the floor on typical Thai pillows and mats or western style and let the food and show bewitch you.
Thai food comes with an incredible balance of tangy, spicy, sweet and salty flavors and many Thai dishes can be easily prepared even if you are not a master of cooking and it is something completely different from the usual touring activities and a great chance to give yourself a break and find out how you can prepare tasty Thai food at home for your friends. Although there are dozens of Thai cooking schools in Chiang Mai we recommend
Kaho Soi (or: Khao Soy) is a soup-like dish and is so iconic for Northern Thailand that you may also find it as "Chiang Mai Noodles" in some places. It comes in different versions, mostly it is a mix of deep-fried crispy egg noodles and boiled egg noodles, pickled mustard greens, shallots, lime, fried ground chilis in a curry-like sauce with coconut milk. You can usually choose chicken or beef to be served with it. Try Khao Soi Samer Jai (391 Charoenraj Road, Tambon Fahham) - it is one of the most famous Khao Soi in Chiang Mai.
Want to impress your family and friends at your next party? How about fruit carving? It's surprisingly easy to learn and that makes it perfect for anyone - even if you're a beginner with knives, in three hours you'll learn how to carve multiple fruits and vegetables into different types of flowers, leaves and butterflies. If that is not enough for you, you can also take a full-day course.
Rotee (or: roti) is originally savory flatbread in South Asia - but the Thai version is typically sweet and consists of a crepes-like dough that is fried with a little oil on an open flat grill. There is a variety of possible fillings, from chocolate syrup to nutella, banana, a mixture of egg and banana and much more. When the Rotee has been stuffed and fried, it is cut into bite sized pieces and drizzled with condensed milk if desired. Reds are best when they are almost too hot to eat - the sweet red and your chosen fillings just melt in your mouth. Delicious.
2020-01-21, 4:06 AM
ChiangMai Trekking with Piroon is highly recommended! We spent eight nights here in the associated Baanantaya Guesthouse. The boss herself and all employees are super friendly and lovely. A very pleasant atmosphere! Every question is answered with joy. The guest house is an ideal base for exploring ... [More...]
2019-11-14, 4:48 PM
Eine unvergessliche Zeit
Toni Kern und Josefine Kovacs, Germany
Die Dschungel Tour mit unserem Guide "Song" war wunderschön. Er brachte uns die regionale Natur Thailands bei und erzählte viel über seine Erfahrungen im Dschungel und das Leben in den Stämmen. Die Wanderroute enthielt mit der Floßfahrt, den gemeinsamen Abenden und dem Kennenlernen der Elefanten ... [More...]
2019-11-11, 2:48 AM
Name says it all (Nov 2019) 3 Day 2 Night
Rachel Hunter, United Kingdom
The reason we chose this trip was because of the local feel and wealth of knowledge. This was evident throughout the trip. It was truly natural - the food was better than most hotels and we were constantly full! Such a good feast of fruit, steamed banana cakes, toast and scrambled egg.. delicious! I'm ... [More...]
2019-10-07, 12:52 PM
Wunderbare Trekking Tour
Chiara, Jamila und Doris, Austria
Im Juli 2019 haben wir, Chiara 5 Jahre, Jamila 31 Jahre, Doris 59 Jahre und unser Guide Mister Kan - der beste Koch überhaupt - eine wunderbare Trekking Tour unternommen. Die Tour war anstrengend, aber nicht zu anstrengend. Die Landschaft, die zwei Übernachtungsdörfer und ihre Bewohner, die beiden ... [More...]
2019-09-18, 6:11 AM
Trek 1 jour
Nous étions 2 à profiter de ce trek sur la journée. Accompagné de par nos guides "Sun" et son acolyte. Une expérience mémorable de part la beauté des lieux et hilarante avec ces guides ultra conviviaux.