COOKING CLASS & CU CHI TUNNELS 1 DAY

Cooking class and Cu Chi Tunnels by Scooter is a fantastic full day tour for a local scooter tour around Saigon, a culinary experience with traditional Vietnamese food and exploring Cu Chi Tunnels tour.

Enjoy a morning cooking lesson at the Vietnam Cookery Center. Your hands-on cooking course is conducted by a professional chef and translated by a MC, who will explain the teaching of the chef and talk about the history and culture of Vietnamese cuisine. The lesson includes a market visit and lunch. In the afternoon, you will leave Cookery Center on an afternoon excursion to the Cu Chi Tunnels by Scooter. The Cu Chi Tunnels are an underground labyrinth of passageways, used by the Viet Cong during the Vietnam War (or “American War” as it’s referred to here) as protection against American air raids. Those inclined are invited to crawl through selections of the tunnels to better understand what life was like for the Vietnamese soldiers during wartime.

 Highlights:

  • A glimpse of Saigon with its hide-away characters/cultures by Scooter.
  • Learn about the local gastronomy and practice some traditional Vietnamese cuisine.
  • Explore the amazing tunnel system accommodation of Vietnamese soldiers during the war.
  • If you choose, fire a real wartime rifle
  • 1 Guide 1 Guest
  • You will be a passenger while an experienced local guide drives you around

Start time: 7:30AM             End time: 5:30PM

Tour details:

Cooking class and Cu Chi Tunnels by Scooter will be started at 7:30 a.m. in Saigon. Our scooter takes you to agricultural area, arriving 8:45 a.m.

  • Visit various farms to see buffalo, cows, and duck, fish and prawn ponds.
  • Visit vegetable, herb, spice and mushroom growing areas.
  • Pick vegetables, herbs and spices and receive a traditional Vietnamese farmer’ hat.

Cooking class 10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

  • Hands-on cooking class (3 dishes plus dessert).
  • Enjoy your meal
  • Receive certificate, recipes, souvenirs, and exchange e-mails to share recipes and updates.

Visit Rice Paper Village and Rubber Tree Forest 1:30 p.m. – 2 p.m.

  • View and participate (if you want) in making rice paper.
  • Explore rubber tree forest and learn how latex is collected.

Visit Cu Chi Tunnels 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

  • View video and learn how tunnels were built followed by visit to tunnels.
  • Opportunity to fire guns with live ammunition at shooting range.
  • Browse souvenir store.
  • Sample tapioca and hot tea.

Return by scooter to your hotel in Saigon arriving at 5:30 p.m.

Tour  included:

  • Free hotel pickup and drop off.
  • All foods, drinks, unlimited refreshments and local fruits.
  • Cu Chi tunnels entrance fees.
  • English speaking tour guide, motorbike, fuel, high quality open-faced helmet, rain poncho (if needed).
  • Pictures from your tour (emailed to you later).

Tour excluded:

  • Personal expenses, tips…

Tour  included:

  • Free hotel pickup and drop off.
  • All foods, drinks, unlimited refreshments and local fruits.
  • Cu Chi tunnels entrance fees.
  • English speaking tour guide, motorbike, fuel, high quality open-faced helmet, rain poncho (if needed).
  • Pictures from your tour (emailed to you later).

Tour excluded:

  • Personal expenses, tips…
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