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Khao Yai National Park & Thai Cooking Experience

By I Asia Thailand
Price was undefined, price is now RM577

Features

Free cancellation available
11h 30m
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Selective hotel pickup
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Vehicles and venues disinfected
Personal safety equipment
Social distancing

Highlights

  • Visit to a typical Thai market

  • Cooking 5 classic Thai dishes in a lovely open-air kitchen

  • Explore Khao Yai National Park, UNESCO World Heritage Site

  • Seeing the enormous National Park from a Viewpoint

  • Short jungle hike to see Heaw Narok Waterfall

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    National Park entrance fee

  • What's included

    Bottled water

  • What's included

    Lunch (including all ingredients you purchased at the market)

  • What's included

    Hotel Pick up and drop off (centrally located hotels)

  • What's included

    A special souvenir

  • What's included

    Refreshing towels

  • What's included

    Raincoats and anti-leech socks during the rainy season

  • What's excluded

    Gratuities (optional)

  • What's excluded

    Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

  • What's excluded

    Any personal expenses

Know Before You Book

  • Pickup is available from most central Bangkok hotels

  • Minimum 2 Adults needed to operate this tour 1 passenger can still book the tour, but is subject to space availability. If there are not enough passengers on the day, the tour will be cancelled and you will be issued a full refund

  • Children 2 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by 2 paying adult.

  • Wear good walking shoes and comfortable clothing

  • Not recommended for pregnant women, people with heart condition, high blood pressure or congenital disease

  • Should your travel plans change after booking, do not worry. I Asia Thailand will do all possible to change your booking to fit with your new travel arrangements free of charge.

  • I Asia Thailand has an exclusive partnership with 'Safety in Asia’. Being specialists in Health & Safety management in the hospitality industry, they will guide us on the best hygiene practices available. 'Safety in Asia' is FTO (Federation of Tour Operators) approved.

  • For insurance purposes, must provide full list of names as they appear on Passport


What you can expect

In this full day trip from Bangkok you will cook five delicious, classic Thai dishes in a beautiful open-air environment after getting all the ingredients that you will need at a local Thai market. You'll visit the magnificent Khao Yai National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, for a short hike in the jungle to the Heaw Narok Waterfall and you will see the Park from a fantastic Viewpoint and more. There is no shortage of wildlife at Khao Yai, and with a little luck you may see wild elephants crossing the road! This tour comes with transfers from/to your centrally located Bangkok hotel.

Enjoy a free hotel pick-up from your hotel in Bangkok and head to an authentic, morning market north of the city. Be guided by an expert, as you'll be taught how to choose the best fresh, seasonal produce needed to create some delicious dishes for your lunch later in the day.

After this eye-opening visit it is onto the Always Smile Thai Cuisine open-air kitchen to learn how to create five classic Thai dishes. Aprons, chopping boards and kitchen knives are all provided so that you have a 'hands-on' experience when taking the cooking class. At the end of the lesson, enjoy eating the delicious meal you've just made with bottled water and fresh fruits or Thai Desserts.

Afterwards, entering from the main gate on the Prachinburi side, en-route to the park, continue the program with a visit to Khao Yai National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site where you’ll take a short hike to Heaw Narok Waterfall. Stop at the Visitor Centre to get facts about the park’s history and attractions.

The final stop in Khao Yai National Park is Km. 30 Viewpoint, on Thanarat Road, where you can enjoy the scenery in the north part of this expansive and beautiful National Park. After leaving from Khao Yai National Park you'll reach the gate of the red-white restaurant which is surrounded by a small, lush tropical garden that provides a refreshing country feel that perfectly fits into the surrounding scenic mountains of Khao Yai National Park. Here there's something complimentary for everyone such as pasteurized milk, organic coffee, herbal tea, fresh juice or homemade ice-cream served in a special souvenir cup.

Around mid-afternoon you will begin the drive back to Bangkok, arriving back to your hotel at approximately 6.30pm.

The lunch you will prepare will be:
Som Tam
Pad Thai
Tom Yum Goong
Pad Kra Pao Gai
Pad Pak Bung Fai Daeng
*menu subject to change

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Vehicles and venues kept vacant between travellers

Social distancing

  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Temperature checks available
  • Hand sanitiser provided

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Location

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Activity Location

  • Khao Yai National Park
  • Nakhon Nayok Nakhon Nayok 26000

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Centrally located Bangkok hotels
    • Bangkok

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