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Bangkok: Half-Day Thai Cooking Class with Market Tour

Bangkok: Half-Day Thai Cooking Class with Market Tour

Activity provider: Maliwan Thai Cooking Class

From US$ 36.39 per person

Learn how to prepare and cook traditional Thai food during a fun Bangkok cooking class. Awaken your culinary creativity, explore the world of Thai flavors, and enjoy a lot of healthy Thai food!

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Duration 4 hours
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Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Learn how to cook and prepare delicious Thai food
  • Get expert tips and hands-on help from a patient and friendly chef
  • Work in small groups of no more than 8 people for a more personalized experience
  • Visit a local market by tuk tuk to select the best and freshest produce
  • Prepare 4 different dishes, with breaks to sample the goods
  • Master the flavors of real Thai cuisine
Full description
Learn how to prepare and cook a traditional Thai meal at a fun and interactive 4-hour cooking class in Bangkok. Awaken your culinary creativity, visit a local market, and enjoy lots of healthy Thai food along the way. Each hands-on class consists of 4 delightful recipes, prepared in a fully-equipped workspace. Get expert tuition from a patient and experienced chef, and meet new like-minded foodie friends. Courses are available in the morning or afternoon, each including 2 breaks to sample the fruits of your labor. Whether you choose the morning or afternoon tour, you will journey by tuk-tuk to a local market to select the best quality ingredients. Head back to the cooking school for a welcome drink and cookery demonstration. The instructor will prepare the dishes, while you observe. Then it’s time to move to the stoves and get cooking! Create your dishes, with lots of assistance and tips to ensure that your Thai cuisine is just as it should be. Next, move to the dining area and enjoy the dishes you prepared in an informal atmosphere.
  • Market tour
  • Welcome drink
  • Rice serving
  • All ingredients
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Tuition fee
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • VAT
  • Extra drinks
  • Tips
  • Insurance
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Maliwan Thai Cooking Class: 9 Sipsamhang Road, Taladyod Phranakorn , Bangkok 10200. If you are arriving by taxi: Tell the driver to bring you to the Kraisi Road in Banglumphu Market area which is close to the Khaosan Road area. Head to the small alley next to the Chinese Shrine or Domino's Pizza on Kraisi Road. Walk into the small alley, turn right. You will see a 4 story building painted in dark grayish brown at the end of the alley. Ring the bell for entrance.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Closed-toe shoes

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Please plan to arrive at the Maliwan 10 minutes prior to the class start time
  • Please note that if you fail to arrive on time (max. late arrival is 10 minutes after the scheduled starting time), you will be asked to wait and may not be able to join the market trip. The market is not in the walking distance
  • Please note that walking in the wet market can be a little bit wet and muddy! Please wear any closed-toe/heel shoes that you don’t mind getting dirty
  • Child rates include market walk, welcome drink, and rice serving. To participate in this class, children are not allowed to have their own work station, and must be accompanied by their parents
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4.9 /5

based on 252 reviews

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A great activity to discover an important part of the Thai culture, great explanation durîng the market shopping about the products you can find, how it is used and so on, the cooking explanation were clear and the hand on great. The 4 courses could be easily used at home with all recipes provided, alternative ingredient were also discussed in case you can’t find the original one. A to do list for people who enjoy cooking. I had great time and plenty to eat!!!!

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June 20, 2022

May is incredible! Loved how knowledgeable and friendly she was. My Wife and I were here on our honeymoon and she made our first cooking class a total blast! Everyone gets to cook all 4 meals by themselves - so my preferred level of spice didn’t adversely effect my new wife. It is also fun to see who made it better at the end! It was a great day and the BEST mango sticky rice I’ve ever had! We hope to see her when we’re in Bangkok again!

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May 26, 2022

That was the best-ever cooking class I took. In this course, you really go shopping to the market, see and feel the atmosphere in it, and then you actually cook by your self. So you can go home and cook exactly the same dishes. And not only one or two dishes, but four! And that in a hygienic, well organized, and fun atmosphere!! An absolute recommendation.

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March 1, 2022

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