Vietnamese food is healthy, simple to cook and downright delicious. This half day cooking tour in Hanoi will provide you with a hands-on lesson on how to shop for, and to cook, authentic Vietnamese food. Your Hanoi cooking class will be held at the Hanoi Cooking Centre,( HCC ), a new complex nestled on the edge of Hanoi’s famous Old quarter and close to the picturesque Truc Bach and West Lake.

Duration: Half day
Departure date: Daily
Start/End: Hanoi Cooking Center (44 Chau Long street, Hanoi)
Tour type: Private tour or Group tour. Upon request.
Tour code: THV-HCC

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Welcome and greetings at Hanoi Cooking Center lobby with chief and special “La Han” tea, we sit down and listening chief present about our program today. After that, we walk down to Chau Long local market to visit and see the real local Hanoi market. There are vegetable section, raw pork and chicken section as well as cooked food. You will meet the friendly sellers and buyers. They know each other well because they meet daily every morning.

In the market, you will discover many kinds of food and vegetable sometime only in Vietnam. And you will have many photo opportunities as well as chat with local.


In Chau Long local market.

After shopping, we walk back to the Hanoi Cooking Center, prepare for your amazing experience with chiefs. At get kitted out in your chef’s outfit whilst our chef talks you through today’s dishes. Then our chef will lead you through each dish, giving you plenty of opportunity to get involved in and hand on reproducing the flavors and enjoy on the dishes you have just prepared. We will also supply you with a recipe booklet containing all the information you need to reproduce an authentic taste back home as our slogan: Not only food but also local experience!

At midday, you all sit down and enjoy your own Vietnamese creations accompanied by local beer or wine plus receive detailed recipes cards to take home.
Happy eating!


Happy smile of customers when enjoying the meal.

Cooking Class Menu:
• Seafood spring rolls
• Caramel pork
• Banana flower salad
• Black sesame and peanuts che (sweet soup)

What’s Included?

  • English speaking Vietnamese chief
  • Vietnamese cooking class
  • Shopping
  • Market visiting
  • Step-by-step recipe booklet to take home
  • Vietnamese Lunch with local beer or wine

What’s Excluded?

  • Transfer from hotel to Hanoi Cooking Center and via verse
  • Accommodation in Hanoi
  • Tip and gratuities
  • Others not mentioned in the itinerary

Cooking Class price:

Please email to [email protected] for making reservation or Call us at (+84) 43 556 1146 or Ms Jeanny’s phone at (+84) 904 111 770.