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Beside the joy of travel and exploration of new destination, new culture, the most exciting part of the trip is trying new local food, local cuisines which may become your favorite dishes years later. Tasty & healthy, is the word we use for Vietnamese food. For most of our tours, we always let our valued guests try local food but it is not much specialize as in here. At this part of our website, we have lots of other choices, from half day cooking class until 12 days gourmet Vietnam trip, which will provide you deeper knowledge and understanding Vietnamese cuisine.

Hanoi & surrounding: influenced by China
Central Vietnam: influenced by Imperial cuisines, the food here is truly authentic, nice decoration
South Vietnam: influenced by French food, Thai food, Khmer food, this region has too much to offer

Check out our available tours as below:
  • Half day Hanoi cookery Vietnamese cuisine –Cooking class at Redhouse Ha noiAt RedHouse Hanoi cooking classes are scheduled every day in the morning and early evening.Hanoi Cooking classes are an interactive and ...
    Posted May 14, 2015, 7:32 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour
  • Half day Hue Imperial cookery OVERVIEW:Hue, The Imperial City of Hue was the capital of Vietnam during the reign of the Nguyen dynasty, the last dynasty in Vietnam. Join cooking class in Hue, you ...
    Posted May 14, 2015, 7:35 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour
  • Half day Saigon cookery I. PROGRAM: Morning, driver will pick up you at lobby of hotel. Transfer to The Saigon Culinary Art Center Mai Home for cooking class. You will be taken to the ...
    Posted May 14, 2015, 7:33 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour
  • Something Different Vietnam Gourmet Tour 5 Days Route: HaNoi - HaLong - Hanoi - HoChiMinhDate:    Based on your wishDAY 1 : ARRIVE HANOI ( no Meals )Arrive Hanoi, meet our representative, then transfer to Hotel for check-in. Overnight in ...
    Posted May 14, 2015, 7:33 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour
  • Hanoi cooking tour 5 days Route: HaNoi - HaLong - Hanoi - Date:    Based on your wishITINERARY:DAY 1 : ARRIVAL HANOI (no meals)Arrive Hanoi, meet our representative, then transfer to Hotel for check-in. Overnight in ...
    Posted May 14, 2015, 7:33 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour
  • Taste of the South Vietnam 5 Days Gourmet Route: HoChiMinh - VungTau - HoChiMinh Date:    Based on your wishITINERARY:DAY 01: ARRIVAL HO CHI MINH (D)Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat International airport, our representative will meet you ...
    Posted May 14, 2015, 7:34 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour
  • Vietnam Cooking Tour 10 Days Route: HoChiMinh - VungTau - HoChiMinh - Hanoi - Halong - HanoiDate:    Based on your wishITINERARY:DAY 1: ARRIVAL HO CHI MINH CITY (D)  Upon arrival Saigon, tour guide will pick up then ...
    Posted May 14, 2015, 7:34 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour
  • Vietnam Gourmet Delight 12 Days Route: HoChiMinh - VungTau - HoChiMinh - DaNang - HoiAn - Hue - HaNoi - HaLong - HaNoi Date:    Based on your wishITINERARY:DAY 1: ARRIVAL HO CHI MINH CITY (D)  Upon arrival Saigon, tour guide will ...
    Posted May 14, 2015, 7:34 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour
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Half day Hanoi cookery

posted Jul 11, 2014, 9:41 AM by Mickey Dong Hoang Thinh   [ updated May 14, 2015, 7:32 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour ]

Vietnamese cuisine –Cooking class at Redhouse Ha noi

At RedHouse Hanoi cooking classes are scheduled every day in the morning and early evening.Hanoi Cooking classes are an interactive and fun way to go shopping  at local market ( chợ) , to learn new cooking skills and to experience the tastes and textures of the cuisine of Vietnam .You will prepare dishes under the guidance of experienced Vietnamese chefs  and enjoy  the food you have prepared  by yourself with local beer or wine, in our comfortable dining area
                                     
                             
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I.  SCHEDULE
-  Morning class     : 8.30am - 12.00am
- Afternoon class   : 3.00pm - 5.30pm

II. PROGRAM: 
- 8.30am - 9.30am / 2.00pm - 3.00pm  : Market visit (if any)
- 9.30am - 10.00am / 3.00pm - 3.30pm: Started by a welcome drink and introduction of "Corner of Vietnamese Traditional Kitchen" with the legend of "Kitchen God" narrated by English MC
- 10.00am - 10.15am / 3.30pm - 3.45pm: Participate to "Food preparation" with Chef
- 10.15am - 11.30am / 3.45pm - 4.30pm: Enjoy cooking class with selective menus of "Traditional dishes". 
- 11.30am - 12.00am / 4.30pm - 5.30pm: Enjoy Lunch/dinner with participant's own creation.
 
III. MENU:
Customers select 3 of the menus listed below:
1.      Summer spring Rolls 
2.      Beef salad
3.      Fried Hanoi chicken spring rolls
4.      Banana flower salad
5.      Fish spring rolls
6.      Pho rolls with beef
7.      Hanoi chicken noodle (phở gà)
8.      Hanoi fish rice noodle( bún cá)
9.      Cha Ca – deep fried fish with noodle Hà Nội

Half day Hue Imperial cookery

posted Jul 11, 2014, 9:40 AM by Mickey Dong Hoang Thinh   [ updated May 14, 2015, 7:35 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour ]

OVERVIEW:
Hue, The Imperial City of Hue was the capital of Vietnam during the reign of the Nguyen dynasty, the last dynasty in Vietnam. Join cooking class in Hue, you have the chance to learn more of culinary with very colorful and taste delicious that learners interest to discover.


cooking-class-in-Hue


ITINERARY:
Morning ; Driver will pick up you at lobby hotel and transfers you to Garden restaurant. Garden house is the typical one and unique of Hue city. You will be taken to market to buy some vegetables and ingredients for your cooking. This is also a great chance to get experience of local life in their daily purchasing activities. After that you are back restaurant and under the guidance of chef you will learn how to prepare and cook Hue special foods. Hue royal food is an art to learn and enjoy its beauty as taste. Have lunch and taste dishes prepared by yourself afterward.


Hue-royal-food

Inclusion: 
Transport, Cooking Class, Lunch & Mineral Water.

Half day Saigon cookery

posted Jul 11, 2014, 9:39 AM by Mickey Dong Hoang Thinh   [ updated May 14, 2015, 7:33 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour ]

I. PROGRAM: 
Morning, driver will pick up you at lobby of hotel. Transfer to The Saigon Culinary Art Center Mai Home for cooking class. You will be taken to the market to buy vegetables and ingredients for cooking - this is chance to discover local life in their daily purchasing activities. Back to Art Center to cook foods with guidance of chef. Have lunch with taste dishes prepared by yourself.   
          
    

II. MENU:
      SATURDAY AND SUNDAY 
1. Chicken noodle- Pho ga
                                           2. Vegetable salad with pork and shrimps- Goi ngu sac
                3. Vietnamese grilled pork rib- Thit nuong
   4. Steamed broken rice- Com tam
5. Dessert will be offered  by Chef



Something Different Vietnam Gourmet Tour 5 Days

posted Jul 11, 2014, 9:35 AM by Mickey Dong Hoang Thinh   [ updated May 14, 2015, 7:33 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour ]


Route: HaNoi - HaLong - Hanoi - HoChiMinh

Date:    Based on your wish

DAY 1 : ARRIVE HANOI ( no Meals )
Arrive Hanoi, meet our representative, then transfer to Hotel for check-in. Overnight in Hanoi.

Ngoc Son Temple,built in the middle of Hoan Kiem Lake, one one of the specific scenery of Hanoi, always lid up at night

DAY 2 : HANOI – HALONG  (B/L/D) 
After breakfast,  join Hanoi cooking class, lunch with participant's own creation, then proceed to Halong. Dinner will be served at Ngon Hanoi restaurant ( vietnamese food). Overnight at Halong.

ha-noi-cooking-class


DAY 3 : HALONG-HANOI – HO CHI MINH  (B/L/D) 
After breakfast, Board a private boat for a cruise in Halong Bay, a world heritage site recognised by UNESCO in 1994. Explore Thien Cung Grotto, round over Tuan Chau Island, Dinh Huong Island, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island and Sail Island. Lunch of fresh seafood is served on board then proceed back to Hanoi for flight back to Ho Chi Minh. 
On arrival, our guide will pick the group up and bring them to local Restaurant for Dinner.Free time for shopping. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.

ha-long-bay

DAY 4 : HO CHI MINH CITY TOUR – COOKING CLASS  (B/L/D)
After breakfast,  join Cooking Class 5 dishes (3 main courses + 2 dessert) at Cooking Center. Lunch at Cooking Center with what we cook + steam rice. After cooking class, the sightseeing tour acquaints us with the city's major sights, we will visit War Museum, Reunification Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral and the Old Sai Gon Post. Dinner at Ngon Saigon restaurant ( vietnamese food). Free time for Shopping at Ben Thanh night Market. Overnight at Ho Chi Minh.

cooking-class-in-sai-gon

DAY 5 : SAIGON – DEPARTURE (B) 
Time at leisure until transfer out to airport.

sai-gon-at-night
DETAILS:

TOUR DURATION: 05 Days / 04 Nights 
TOUR OPERATES: Year Round / On Demand 
TOUR PRICE: Available upon Request 

Inclusive of:
•         04 nights accomodation at hotels based on twin/triple sharing lowest type with daily breakfast
•         Transfer by air-conditioned bus as itinerary 
•         English speaking tour guide.
•         Meals: Lunch and Dinner as per itinerary (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
•         Drinking water everyday 
•         Entrance fees,  excursions as per itinerary
•         Private cruise in Halong Bay
•         Cooking class

Exclusive of:
•         International / Domestic flights ( If you need assist to buy domestic flights, please send me name list as passport, I can assist you book them)
•         Visa fees (Philippines/ Indonesian / Malaysian no need visa to Vietnam & Cambodia)
•         Tipping to local guide & driver.
•         Personal expenses ( laundry, phone calls,..), Drink
•         Travel Insurance
•         Others not mentioned nor specified above
•         Surcharge for Christmas & New Year or national Holidays

Hanoi cooking tour 5 days

posted Jul 11, 2014, 9:22 AM by Mickey Dong Hoang Thinh   [ updated May 14, 2015, 7:33 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour ]

Route: HaNoi - HaLong - Hanoi - 

Date:    Based on your wish

ITINERARY:

DAY 1 : ARRIVAL HANOI (no meals)
Arrive Hanoi, meet our representative, then transfer to Hotel for check-in. Overnight in Hanoi.

hoan-kiem-lake

DAY 2: HA NOI – HA LONG (B/L/D)
After breakfast, transfer for City tour: Ba Dinh Square (Ho Chi Minh mausoleum, One pillar pagoda, house on stilt,…) Temple of literature, lunch at local restaurant. Transfer to Halong - Halong Bay was awarded by UNESCO as a natural heritage in 1994. This four hour drive will show you  the diversity  of the North Vietnam villages and rice fields along the journey. Dinner  at  local restaurant. Overnight at Ha Long.

overview-of-ha-noi

DAY 3: HA LONG - HANOI (B/L/D)
After breakfast, Board a private boat for a cruise in Halong Bay, a world heritage site recognised by UNESCO in 1994. Explore Thien Cung Grotto, round over Tuan Chau Island, Dinh Huong Island, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island and Sail Island. Lunch of fresh seafood is served on board. Return to Hanoi with stop-overs at ceramic and hand embroidery workshops en route.  Arrive Hanoi, dinner at local restaurant. Free time for shopping. Overnight in Hanoi

ha-long-bay

DAY4: HANOI COOKING CLASS (B/L/D)
After breakfast, join Hanoi cooking class, lunch with participant's own creation. City tour: visit Hoan Kiem Lake , Ngoc Son Temple, Hanoi Old Quarter (36 ancient shopping street). Dinner and overnight at Hanoi.

cooking-class-ha-noi

DAY 5: TRANSFER TO AIRPORT / HANOI DEPARTURE (B)
After breakfast in hotel, proceed to airport for return flight.

DETAILS:
TOUR DURATION: 5 Days / 4 Nights 
TOUR OPERATES: Year Round / On Demand 
TOUR PRICE: Available upon Request 

Inclusive of:
•         04 nights accomodation at hotels based on twin/triple sharing lowest type with daily breakfast
•         Transfer by air-conditioned bus as itinerary 
•         English speaking tour guide.
•         Meals: Lunch and Dinner as per itinerary (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
•         Drinking water everyday 
•         Entrance fees,  excursions as per itinerary
•         Private cruise in Halong Bay

Exclusive of:
•         International / Domestic flights ( If you need assist to buy domestic flights, please send me name list as passport, I can assist you book them)
•         Visa fees (Philippines/ Indonesian / Malaysian no need visa to Vietnam & Cambodia)
•         Tipping to local guide & driver.
•         Personal expenses ( laundry, phone calls,..), Drink
•         Travel Insurance
•         Others not mentioned nor specified above
•         Surcharge for Christmas & New Year or national Holidays

Taste of the South Vietnam 5 Days Gourmet

posted Jul 11, 2014, 9:16 AM by Mickey Dong Hoang Thinh   [ updated May 14, 2015, 7:34 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour ]

Route: HoChiMinh - VungTau - HoChiMinh 

Date:    Based on your wish

ITINERARY:
DAY 01: ARRIVAL HO CHI MINH (D)
Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat International airport, our representative will meet you and transfer you to visit Ho Chi Minh City, still called Saigon by many locals. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.

DAY 02: HO CHI MINH COOKING CLASS - VUNG TAU  (B/L/D)
After breakfast,  join Cooking Class 5 dishes (3 main courses + 2 dessert) at Cooking Center. Lunch at Cooking Center with what we cook + steam rice. After cooking class, you will go to Vung Tau. Evening you will enjoy dinner-style seafood and after that you will be invited to shop at the Imperial Mall or the Night Market. Overnight in Vung Tau.

Ho-Chi-Minh-cooking-class

DAY 03: VUNG TAU - HO CHI MINH  (B/L/D)
After breakfast, visit to the Summer Palace of the Emperor Bao Dai, the Jesus Monument, which overlooks the peninsula and the Pacific Ocean. Transfer back to Ho Chi Minh after lunch. Upon arrival, check in Hotel for rest. Free time for shopping. Dinner will be served at local restaurant. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

overview-of-Vung-Tau

DAY 04: HO CHI MINH CITY TOUR - SHOPPING - CUCHI  (B/L/D)
After breakfast, the sightseeing tour acquaints us with the city's major sights. We will visit War Museum, Reunification Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral and the Old Sai Gon Post, then transfer for lunch at local restaurant then visit Cu Chi Tunnels, a one and half hour drive takes you to Cu Chi – from Ho Chi Minh city, where human knowledge has been enriched by experiencing an web-like tunnels system of more than 200km in length which used to be the shelters of guerrillas during the war against American troops. Then we transfer back to Ho Chi Minh, enjoy dinner. Dinner on floating restaurant with show and cruise on Saigon River & Overnight in Ho Chi Minh. Free time for Shopping at Ben Thanh night Market.

overview-of-Cu-Chi

DAY 05: HO CHI MINH DEPARTURE  (B)
After breakfast, free at leisure until transfer to airport for departure flight back.

Ben-Thanh-market

DETAILS:
TOUR DURATION: 05 Days / 04 Nights 
TOUR OPERATES: Year Round / On Demand 
TOUR PRICE: Available upon Request 
Inclusive of:
•         04 nights accomodation at hotels based on twin/triple sharing lowest type with daily breakfast
•         Transfer by air-conditioned bus as itinerary 
•         English speaking tour guide.
•         Meals: Lunch and Dinner as per itinerary (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
•         Drinking water everyday 
•         Entrance fees,  excursions as per itinerary
•         Cooking class

Exclusive of:
•         International / Domestic flights ( If you need assist to buy domestic flights, please send me name list as passport, I can assist you book them)
•         Visa fees (Philippines/ Indonesian / Malaysian no need visa to Vietnam & Cambodia)
•         Tipping to local guide & driver.
•         Personal expenses ( laundry, phone calls,..), Drink
•         Travel Insurance
•         Others not mentioned nor specified above
•         Surcharge for Christmas & New Year or national Holidays

Vietnam Cooking Tour 10 Days

posted Jul 11, 2014, 8:30 AM by Mickey Dong Hoang Thinh   [ updated May 14, 2015, 7:34 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour ]


Route: HoChiMinh - VungTau - HoChiMinh - Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi

Date:    Based on your wish

ITINERARY:
DAY 1: ARRIVAL HO CHI MINH CITY (D)  
Upon arrival Saigon, tour guide will pick up then transfer for dinner at local restaurant then transfer for check in hotel. Free time for shopping in Ben Thanh Night Market

the-old-post-office

DAY 2: HO CHI MINH (B/L/D)
After breakfast at hotel, we will visit The Hundred Years Red Cathedral (Notre Dame Cathedral), The Old Post Office. 8:30 AM join Cooking Class 5 dishes (3 main courses + 2 dessert) at Cooking Center. Lunch at Cooking Center with what we cook + steam rice. After cooking class, we will pick up and transfer to House Hold Store (toko alat-alat masak + bumbu-bumbu masak Vietnam), then shopping Lacquer Factory and Handicraft Center, Saigon Square. Dinner at Local Restaurant

DAY 3: HO CHI MINH (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel, join Cooking Class: 3 main courses + 2 dessert at Cooking Center. Lunch at Cooking Center with what we cook + steam rice. Then we will visit The People’s Committee Hall, Opera House, shopping Dong Khoi street. See water puppet show at 18.30 . Dinner at Saigon River Cruise with Show

Dinner-cruise-di-Saigon River

DAY 4: HO CHI MINH -  CU CHI – VUNG TAU (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to visit Cu Chi. After lunch, go to Vung Tau. It takes about three and a half hour from Ho Chi Minh to Vung Tau. Dinner seafood & overnight in vung tau

DAY 5: VUNG TAU – HO CHI MINH (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel. Enjoy Vung Tau Beach, Christ Hill (St Jacque Janerio), Thuy Van Beach, Whale Temple. Lunch in Vung tau, transfer back to Ho Chi Minh, shopping Benthanh market. Foot Massage at Blue Diamond hotel (30 minutes) Dinner & overnight in Hochiminh

cu-chi-vung-tau-sai-gon

DAY 6: HO CHI MINH – HANOI BY VN 234H SGN -HAN 1000 - 1200  (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to airport for flight to Hanoi by Domestic. Airport pick up, visit Ba Dinh Square, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum & Residence, One Pillar Pagoda, Temple of Literature (The First University of Vietnam). Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in Hanoi

overview-of-ha-noi

DAY 7: HANOI – HALONG BAY (B/L/D)
After breakfast, leisure and shopping, lunch at local restaurant then proceed to Halong Bay - Halong Bay was awarded by UNESCO as a natural heritage in 1994. This four hour drive will show you  the diversity  of the North Vietnam villages and rice fields along the journey. Dinner  at  local restaurant. Overnight at Ha Long.

ha-long-bay

DAY 8: HALONG BAY – HANOI (B/L/D)
AAfter breakfast, Board a private boat for a cruise in Halong Bay, a world heritage site recognised by UNESCO in 1994. Explore Thien Cung Grotto, round over Tuan Chau Island, Dinh Huong Island, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island and Sail Island. Lunch of fresh seafood is served on board. Return to Hanoi with stop-overs at ceramic and hand embroidery workshops en route.  Arrive Hanoi, dinner at local restaurant. Free time for shopping. Overnight in Hanoi 

DAY 9: HANOI COOKING CLASS (B/L/D)
After breakfast, join Hanoi cooking class, lunch with participant's own creation. City tour: visit Hoan Kiem Lake , Ngoc Son Temple, Hanoi Old Quarter (36 ancient shopping street). Dinner and overnight at Hanoi.

ha-noi-cooking-class

DAY 10: HANOI – DEPARTURE (B)
After breakfast.Transfer to airport for departure
Menu of Cooking Class: 3 main course/noddle + 2 dessert per day
Menu Dessert
1. Banh khoai mi hap - Tapioca pie with coconut milk
2. Banh it tran nhan dau ngot - steamed rice cake with mung bean & coconut meat stuffing
3. Che 3 mau- beans pudding in 3 colors
4. Banh tam khoai mi (seperti cenil)

Main course + Noodle
1. Bun bo Hue- spicy noodle soup
2. Ca loc don thit quay cot dua- deep fried snake head fish with pork stuffing
3. Muc nhoi trung muoi – squids with pickled egg stuffing
4. Cha gio- Vietnamese spring rolls.
5. Suon kho to- caramelize pork ribs
6. Bun thit nuong – dried noodles with grilled pork

Cooking class Hanoi, Customers select 3 of the menus listed below:
1.      Summer spring Rolls 
2.      Beef salad
3.      Fried Hanoi chicken spring rolls
4.      Banana flower salad
5.      Fish spring rolls
6.      Pho rolls with beef
7.      Hanoi chicken noodle (phở gà)
8.      Hanoi fish rice noodle( bún cá)
9.      Cha Ca – deep fried fish with noodle Hà Nội



Vietnam Gourmet Delight 12 Days

posted Jul 11, 2014, 8:12 AM by Mickey Dong Hoang Thinh   [ updated May 14, 2015, 7:34 PM by Vietnam Travel Tour ]



Route: HoChiMinh - VungTau - HoChiMinh - DaNang - HoiAn - Hue - HaNoi - HaLong - HaNoi 

Date:    Based on your wish

ITINERARY:
DAY 1: ARRIVAL HO CHI MINH CITY (D)  
Upon arrival Saigon, tour guide will pick up then transfer for dinner at local restaurant then transfer for check in hotel. Free time for shopping in Ben Thanh Night Market

DAY 2: HO CHI MINH (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel, join Cooking Class: 3 main courses + 2 dessert at Cooking Center. Lunch at Cooking Center with what we cook + steam rice. Then we will visit The People’s Committee Hall, Opera House, shopping Dong Khoi street. See water puppet show at 18.30 . Dinner at Saigon River Cruise with Show

Dinner-cruise-di-Saigon-River

DAY 3: HO CHI MINH (B/L/D)
After breakfast at hotel, we will visit The Hundred Years Red Cathedral (Notre Dame Cathedral), The Old Post Office. 8:30 AM join Cooking Class 5 dishes (3 main courses + 2 dessert) at Cooking Center. Lunch at Cooking Center with what we cook + steam rice. After cooking class, we will pick up and transfer to House Hold Store (toko alat-alat masak + bumbu-bumbu masak Vietnam), then shopping Lacquer Factory and Handicraft Center, Saigon Square. Dinner at Local Restaurant

DAY 4: HO CHI MINH -  CU CHI – VUNG TAU (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to visit Cu Chi. After lunch, go to Vung Tau. It takes about three and a half hour from Ho Chi Minh to Vung Tau. Dinner seafood & overnight in vung tau

overview-of-cu-chi

DAY 5: VUNG TAU – HO CHI MINH (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel. Enjoy Vung Tau Beach, Christ Hill (St Jacque Janerio), Thuy Van Beach, Whale Temple. Lunch in Vung tau, transfer back to Ho Chi Minh, shopping Benthanh market. Foot Massage at Blue Diamond hotel (30 minutes) Dinner & overnight in Hochiminh

overview-of-vung-tau

DAY 6: HO CHI MINH – DANANG - HOI AN (B/L/D)
After breakfast at hotel, take flight to Danang, visit to Cham Museum, Marble Mountain, and lunch then continue visit to Hoian Ancient town (walking tour): Tan Ky Ancient House, Phuoc Kien Assembly Hall, Japanese Bridge, overnight in Hoian.

overview-of-da-nang

DAY 7: HOIAN - HUE (B/L/D)  
After breakfast at hotel, driving to Hue, The Imperial City of Hue was the capital of Vietnam during the reign of the Nguyen dynasty, the last dynasty in Vietnam. Even today, the Vietnamese regard Hue with awe and respect, upon arrival, we visit to Imperial Citadel, lunch at local restaurant, afternoon visit to Emperor Tu Duc Mausoleum, boat trip on Perfume River to visit Thien Mu Pagoda. Overnight in Hue.

overview-of-hue

DAY 8: HUE COOKING CLASS - HANOI (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel, Driver will pick up you at lobby hotel and transfers you to Garden restaurant. Garden house is the typical one and unique of Hue city. You will be taken to market to buy some vegetables and ingredients for your cooking. This is also a great chance to get experience of local life in their daily purchasing activities. After that you are back restaurant and under the guidance of chef you will learn how to prepare and cook Hue special foods. Hue royal food is an art to learn and enjoy its beauty as taste. Have lunch and taste dishes prepared by yourself afterward. Transfer to airport for flight to Hanoi by Domestic. Airport pick up, free time for leisure. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in Hanoi

overview-of-ha-noi

DAY 9: HANOI – HALONG BAY (B/L/D)
After breakfast, visit Ba Dinh Square, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum & Residence, One Pillar Pagoda, Temple of Literature (The First University of Vietnam), lunch at local restaurant then proceed to Halong Bay - Halong Bay was awarded by UNESCO as a natural heritage in 1994. This four hour drive will show you  the diversity  of the North Vietnam villages and rice fields along the journey. Dinner  at  local restaurant. Overnight at Ha Long.

DAY 10: HALONG BAY – HANOI (B/L/D)
AAfter breakfast, Board a private boat for a cruise in Halong Bay, a world heritage site recognised by UNESCO in 1994. Explore Thien Cung Grotto, round over Tuan Chau Island, Dinh Huong Island, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island and Sail Island. Lunch of fresh seafood is served on board. Return to Hanoi with stop-overs at ceramic and hand embroidery workshops en route.  Arrive Hanoi, dinner at local restaurant. Free time for shopping. Overnight in Hanoi 

ha-long-bay

DAY 11: HANOI COOKING CLASS (B/L/D)
After breakfast, join Hanoi cooking class, lunch with participant's own creation. City tour: visit Hoan Kiem Lake , Ngoc Son Temple, Hanoi Old Quarter (36 ancient shopping street). Dinner and overnight at Hanoi.

ha-noi-cooking-class

DAY 12: HANOI – DEPARTURE  (B)
After breakfast.Transfer to airport for departure


Menu of Cooking Class: 3 main course/noddle + 2 dessert per day
Menu Dessert
1. Banh khoai mi hap - Tapioca pie with coconut milk
2. Banh ít tran nhan dau ngot - steamed rice cake with mung bean & coconut meat stuffing
3. Che 3 mau- beans pudding in 3 colors
4. Banh tam khoai mi (seperti cenil)

Main course + Noodle
1. Bun bo Hue- spicy noodle soup
2. Ca loc don thit quay cot dua- deep fried snake head fish with pork stuffing
3. Muc nhoi trung muoi – squids with pickled egg stuffing
4. Cha gio- Vietnamese spring rolls.
5. Suon kho to- caramelize pork ribs
6. Bun thit nuong – dried noodles with grilled pork

Cooking class Hanoi, Customers select 3 of the menus listed below:
1.      Summer spring Rolls 
2.      Beef salad
3.      Fried Hanoi chicken spring rolls
4.      Banana flower salad
5.      Fish spring rolls
6.      Pho rolls with beef
7.      Hanoi chicken noodle (phở gà)
8.      Hanoi fish rice noodle( bún cá)
9.      Cha Ca – deep fried fish with noodle Hà Nội


menu-of-cooking

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