Half day Shan cooking class combined with local market visit and relaxing canoe boat ride in Inle Lake
A perfect chance to enjoy the authentic Shan cooking class demonstrated by friendly and experienced local family.
Why choose this tour?
An authentic experience of shopping in a village and cooking local dishes on your own
Scenic canoe trip across the lake to witness Inthar floating gardens and local villages
In the morning, pick-up from your hotel and visit Mingalar market in Nyaung Shwe by tuk tuk (or) five-day rotating market by boat to make a tour and to buy ingredients. Learn about local traditions, lifestyle and eye-catching sight you will witness on the way. After that, enjoy a scenic boat ride about 15-20 min to the village on the northern part of the lake and you will be taken to a small stilt house. Upon arrival, have some tea before you start preparing to cook 8 or 10 local dishes of the surrounding areas. The recipes are quite easy to follow and rich in variety of tastes. Enjoy your own cooked lunch. Afterwards, take a canoe boat ride around the floating garden and the nearby villages before transfer back to your hotel.
customise the tour
Combine with half day Inle Lake excursion
Unlimited photo opportunity during the tour
Boat transfer to/from your hotel
Tuk Tuk ride to the market in Nyaung Shwe or boat trip to 5-day rotating market
Canoe boat trip
English speaking cooking instructor
Meals as specified in the itinerary
Filtered water and wet towels
Inle Lake Zone Fee
Please note there will be supplement during the water festival period from 13-17 April. Price to be advised on request.