Asia 2017 by Intrepid Travel

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 back to main menu red curry chicken thailand boat noodle vendor bangkok real food adventure – thailand chiang mai homestay th aila n d 8 days bangkok to chiang mai experience thai food markets in all their fiery flavours – and odd locations some are set up floating down a river others over a railway track kanchanaburi ayutthaya bangkok get ready for a hands-on masterclass in central thai cuisine in kanchanaburi browsing the market to pick fresh produce before feasting on your creations whip up northern thai khantohk specialties with our friend aoi outside of chiang mai and live thai life from a local’s perspective by staying in her home original ttzf maximum group size 12 day 1 bangkok welcome to thailand jump in a tuk tuk for a moveable feast through bangkok’s sizzling streets try pork satay at a restaurant that’s a royal family favourite and finish with a dessert of toast topped with cream days 2-3 kanchanaburi head to the mae glong railway market for a breakfast of khnom krok rice pudding and watch as stalls are quickly pulled to one side when the train if it’s running quite literally passes through wind through the tha kha floating markets then travel to kanchanaburi learn to make central thai specialties with a local expert day 4 ayutthaya snack on sweet roti sai mai which is like a candy-floss-filled crepe and a firm favourite of the city visit ayutthaya’s famed boat noodle restaurants for a sublime thai food experience discover the city’s historic temples in the afternoon before boarding an overnight train to chiang mai day 5 chiang mai head to a local khao soi restaurant for lunch and discover why this is considered the signature dish of chiang mai day 6 homestay meet aoi our gracious homestay host and stop by food producers to pick up some supplies journey on to aoi’s home and get ready to cook up a khantohk feast cut chop and sizzle the day away then tuck into dishes like northern-style hung lay curry and gai tod fried chicken all while listening to the sounds of local musicians days 7-8 chiang mai cook a traditional northern thai breakfast then farewell your homestay hosts and travel back to chiang mai explore the warorot markets for tasty goodies including sai ua north thai sausages spicy noodles or for the adventurous bamboo worms enjoy dinner by the banks of the river and finish this tasty thailand trip with a happy heart and a full belly hotel 3 nts guesthouse 2 nts overnight sleeper train 1 nt homestay 1 nt 2 breakfasts 4 lunches 2 dinners minibus tuk tuk overnight sleeper train songthaew view dates and prices discover more trips and detailed information about our food tours at 115