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Half-Day Chengdu Courtyard Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit provided by Chilli Cool China

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Half-Day Chengdu Courtyard Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit

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You'll start at
Renmin Middle Road 3rd Section
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    Zhangjia Alley
    Stop: 60 minutes -
    Meet up your guide at the hotel lobby, and then your guide will take you to explore the dazzling local spice market with the assigned challenge for you to obtain some special ingredients and spices which will be used in the cooking class afterwards.
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You'll end at
Chengdu Zhangjia Alley Elementary School
Zhangjia Alley, Cheng Huang Miao, Jinniu Qu, Chengdu Shi, Sichuan Sheng, China
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Important Information
Departure Point
Renmin Middle Road 3rd Section, Ren Min Zhong Lu San Duan, Qingyang Qu, Chengdu Shi, Sichuan Sheng, China
Duration
4–5 hours
Return Details
Chengdu Zhangjia Alley Elementary School, Zhangjia Alley, Cheng Huang Miao, Jinniu Qu, Chengdu Shi, Sichuan Sheng, China
Inclusions
  • English speaking guide
  • Market tour
  • Food ingredients
  • Afternoon tea
  • Beverages/beer
  • Light refreshments
  • Food tasting
  • Lunch or dinner based on your class schedule
  • Recipes
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 5 years
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Emily Kluge wrote a review Jan 2020
Vancouver, Canada7 contributions
I had a great experience cooking at Chilli Cool. Lance is fantastic at hosting cooking classes at the Chilli Cool Kitchen. He multitasked as a spice market tour guide, translator and photographer. Not only did I learn how to cook delicious Sichuan style food with a wok, but I
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Dominique S wrote a review Jan 2020
Loftus, Australia3 contributions
My partner and I booked this tour due to the great reviews on trip advisor. We were not disappointed. Lance picked us up at our hotel and we meet the other people on our tour. We drove to the local market where Lance taught us about all of the different produce in Chengdu. We
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Lucy Win wrote a review Jan 2020
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Had a really nice afternoon chatting and cooking with Lance. Really enjoyed the tour - he was very informative, and told me loads about Chinese culture! Would 100% recommend!
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from ChilliC22, Guest Relations Manager at Half-Day Chengdu Courtyard Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit
Responded 17 Jan 2020
Hi my friend, Thanks for giving us this wonderful review on Chilli Cool Cooking Class. It's so kind of you! We are so appreciate it you gave this review to us. Lance also had a good time with you guys. Please visit Chengdu again and contact us. Have a nice day! With best wishes! Chilli Cool China
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Christin Janke wrote a review Jan 2020
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We had an amazing time cooking with Lance! He was our guide and explained anything we wanted to know. Best way to get to know Chengdu!
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from ChilliC22, Guest Relations Manager at Half-Day Chengdu Courtyard Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit
Responded 10 Jan 2020
Hi my friend, Thanks for giving us this wonderful review on Chilli Cool Cooking Class. It's so kind of you! We are so appreciate it you gave this review to us. Lance also had a good time with you guys. Please visit Chengdu again and contact us. Have a nice day! With best wishes! Chilli Cool China
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Robbie O wrote a review Jan 2020
Arlington, Virginia4 contributions
Lance was an amazing guide! And his English was impeccable. They maintain an amazing cooking center and lounge next to the local market, with exceptional cooking equipment. Everyone who visits Chengdu NEEDS to take a tour and class!
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Response from ChilliC22, Guest Relations Manager at Half-Day Chengdu Courtyard Cooking Class with Local Spice Market Visit
Responded 10 Jan 2020
Hi my friend, Thanks for giving us this wonderful review on Chilli Cool Cooking Class. It's so kind of you! We are so appreciate it you gave this review to us. Lance also had a good time with you guys. Please visit Chengdu again and contact us. Have a nice day! With best wishes! Chilli Cool China
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alice6733
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BEST food I had in China
This was one of my favorite experiences during my month long tour in China. It was so fun to explore the food marke
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Michael F
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Amazing experience
The excursion to the local spice market in a small group was a great experience and cooking together was great fun.
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azitant
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A great way to end my trip in Chengdu
I had a lot of fun at my half day cooking class with Lance. His English is amazing and he was very welcoming. It wa
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meganmE4870VG
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Perfect half day activity
My partner and I did a half day cooking class here with translator and guide Lance. This was the perfect activity t
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Jossmurph
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Great cooking class!
We had a blast touring the spice market and cooking some really yummy foods. Lance was a great leader and would do
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ChrissyTin
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Wonderful day with „Chilli Cool China“
We had a fantastic day with Lance. We visited the local market, learned all about Chinese spices and local Food. We
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tiansquared
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Amazing cooking class! Highly recommend!
My husband and I came to Chengdu mainly because of our love of Sichuan food and taking a cooking class was high on
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sebastiang844
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“Chilli cool culinary experience”
Had an awesome time with Lance, our local tour guide. Had an exceptional time tasting cooking and making new friend
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AurelNouschin
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Sichuan cooking class + local market visit
Thank you Lance for this incredible afternoon ! It was a pleasure to discover a local market and learn how to make
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unhuic
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Great cooking experience
Was a great afternoon walking through a local market and then cooking some popular dishes from the region. Pick up
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mdwpdx
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Wonderful time and well worth it
Ocean was a terrific guide; we ate and ate and ate some more and it was fabulous - ending with a Hot Pot dinner. I
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tudori144
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Excellent good tour
The food was incredible as Ocean made sure we had a great time. She took us around the Wenshu temple in addition to
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Andy C
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Chilli Cool China cooking class was amazing!
The tour guide was excellent and her local knowledge of the unique market food was a educational. The cooking clas
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Adventure705148
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Chengdu Food Tour
Ocean took us on a wonderful tour around Chengdu. All the stops were delicious and well thought out. She also was h
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ashems13
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Fantastic morning with Lance!
Lance was a fantastic host with lots of knowledge of the market foods and was happy to answer all of our questions
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  • Duration: 4–5 hours
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  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese
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