Inle Lake Cooking Class and Lunch or Dinner

Food, Wine & Nightlife in Myanmar (Burma)

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Where: INLE‘Located in the remote mountainous region of Shan State, a cool 900 meters above sea level, gorgeous Inle Lake is one of the ‘must see ’sights of Myanmar. As Myanmars’ second largest lake its enchanting tranquil waters stretch over 220sq meters and are boarded by the 2,000-meter-high Shan Mountains. Home to a rich diversity of ethnic groups and cultures the lakes festivals, unique floating gardens, markets, temples and stilt houses are a wonderful attraction and definitely should be visited by all.’ 
The tour: Inle Cooking ClassLearn to prepare meals using the delicious produce and flavours from the Inle Lake area.Your adventure starts with a local boat pick up, either from your lake side hotel or your nearest jetty and from here you will sail to the cooking class on the lake, transfer times depend on your location. This tour can be done as either a lunchtime/ afternoon class start times are 09:00am/13:00pm (You will picked up from your hotel earlier and transfered back right after).Based in a traditional house, a local master chef will teach you cooking techniques of Myanmar, introducing you to the classic food combinations, which make Myanmar's food so popular worldwide. You will begin with a trip to the beautiful gardens, to pick your own herbs and vegetables, which you will be using for your dishes. The chef, an expert in traditional Inthar cooking will show even the most seasoned cook a few tricks to take home as you prepare dishes such as Shan style fish curry, using fish caught in the lake, a delicious bean salad, and a classic Shan style chicken curry with locally grown potatoes. You need to pay attention as, at lunch you will sit back and enjoy the fruits of your labour around a table prepared for you and your companions.With a full tummy you will then be transported back to your hotel/jetty to enjoy the facilities of your hotel.Starting: 09.00Finishing: 13.00Pick up time: 08.00 (or earlier)Drop off: 14.00 (or later)

What’s included

  • Transfer by boat or air-conditioned car to Nyaung Shwe (depending on your hotel location)
  • English-speaking guide
  • Meals as stated in your itinerary

What’s not included

  • Other drinks & refreshments not stated
  • Tips
  • Zone fees


  • Lunch included
  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included