Bangkok food tours
Bangkok is considered the food capital of Asia and offers different Bangkok food tours, Thai cooking classes and food markets. The Thai cuisine is heavily influenced by different cuisines for hundreds of years: Chinese, Arabic, Persian, Portuguese and the Indian cuisine. It is said that the history of Thailand is reflected in the Thai food.
Today the Thai kitchen is one of the most popular food types around the world. Famous Thai dishes are Massaman Curry, Tom Yam Goong, Nam Tok Moo and Som Tam. According to CNN (2017), these delightful dishes appeared on the “The world best food dishes”. Enough reasons to book one of the famous Bangkok food tours.
Bangkok food tours operators
A Bangkok food tour is a nice and convenient way to explore the authentic Thai food which is closely interlinked with the Thai culture. You will get the chance to get a glimb of the local Thai daily life and discover different neighborhoods in Bangkok. The Bangkok food guide will show you places you will probably not discover yourself if you visit Bangkok for a few days.
Bangkok food tours is a local company that started in 2011 and pays attention to the Thai food as well as to the Thai history and culture. You can choose between half day, full day and multiple day food tours. Some recommended tours are: “the historic Bangrak food tasting and culture tour“, “offbeat floating markets food tour” and “eat with locals tour‘.
- Tours from 1,150 Baht
- Email: email@example.com
- Address: Navatas Travel Store
Chamchuri Square Unit 227, 2nd Floor, PhayaThai Road
Pathumwan, Bangkok [map]
Taste of Thailand food tours received the certificate of excellence from Tripadvisor in 2016. This Bangkok food tour operator offers only half day tours of 3 to 4 hours. During the tours you will visit different (local) restaurants where you get the opportunity to discover different Thai and Chinese dishes. Some recommended tours are “The village of love night tour“, “tuk tuk urban odyssey tour” and “Chinatown food crawl“.
- Tours from from 1,300 Baht
- Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Address: Conveniently located tour meeting points . Confirmation mail includes directions how to arrive at the meeting place.
If you are looking for a Bangkok food tour that places more emphasize on the Thai culture and nature, we would recommend food tour Bangkok. Food tour Bangkok offers one day as well as multiple day tours and will bring you to less touristical places. You have the chance to book a Bangkok food tours or a nice cooking lesson. Some recommended tours are: “countryside cooking class“, “old Bangkok food and culture walk” and “Isaan roots and Branches“. The latest tour brings you to Thailand’s Northeastern region. You will fish with the local Thai people in the Mekong river and enjoy the beautiful sunsets between ricefields.
- Tours from 2,000 Baht
- Mail: email@example.com
- Conveniently located tour meeting points. Confirmation mail includes directions how to arrive at the meeting place.
Bangkok food courses
For the real food lovers there are different cooking schools in Bangkok. At these schools you can follow courses where you will learn to cook different Thai dishes. Below, we have mentioned three cooking schools in Bangkok which we consider to be the best.
Chef LeeZ is a highly recommended cooking school according to the reviews at trip advisor. During a 3 to 4 hours course you will learn how to cook 12 different Thai dishes. You can choose to join a dialy course that takes place from 10:00 AM till 2:00 PM. Or you can choose for a private course which takes place from 3:00 PM till 8:00 PM.
- Courses from 2,500 Baht
- Address: 4/1206 Seri Thai Road, Soi 57 Alley 65, Bangkok 10240 [map]
Sompong Thai cooking school offers different courses from one till five days. The school provides a cooking station and equipment for every student that participate. The lessons start at 9:30 am and ends at 1:30 PM. During the course you will get an introduction to the ingredients used in the Thai kitchen. Furthermore you will learn how to make paste and you will visit a market. After you finished the course you can bring the Thai cook book you will use during the course home. A nice start of cooking Thai dishes at home.
- Courses from 1,000 Baht
- Address: 31/11 Silom Soi 13 , Silom Road,Bangrak Bangkok 10500 [map]
Sompong Thai cooking school offers different Silom Cooking School is unique as the school gives lessons in a traditional open Thai kitchen. The lessons are provided by certified Thai cooks which gives makes the experience slightly different from other cooking courses. Your course will start at a local Bangkok food market where you will by toghether with a cook the fresh ingredients. During the course you will preprare a five course. This is the course which you will enjoy for lunch together with the group.
- Courses from 1,500 Baht
- Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Address: 68 Silom Soi 13, Silom Road Bangrak, Bangkok 10500 [map]
Bangkok food market
Different Bangkok food markets give you the chance to grasp a feel of how the local Thai people eat and show their food. These markets offer a wide variety of fresh vegatables, fruits, fish and meat. Most of them have a section where they offer raw food and a section where they offer cooked food. In the latest you will have the opportunity to taste al different fresh cooked Thai dishes. There different markets in different parts of Bangkok City.
Or Tor Kor Market
The Or Tor Kor market is quite different from the markets mentioned above. This market is a high end market that offers perfect looking fruits and vegetables. The prices of the products offerd are higher compared to other Thai food markets due to the relatively high quality. At this markets different types of snacks and dessert are offered. You can buy and enjoy them on the banches which are situated in the Or Tor Kor Market.
Opening hours: 06:00 AM till 20:00 PM
Address: Kamphaengphet Road, Bangkok [map]
Bangkok food bloggers
There are different Thai food lovers who are writing Bangkok food blogs which are very nice to follow. They will provide you different tips related to Thai food. Tips for cooking, Thai dishes and great places and restaurants to vsitit for food in Bangkok. We have listed three blogs for you: Thanislim, eating Thai food, and migrationology.