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Tour code: 5262CNUM
Discover the cultural sights and delectable delights of Beijing on a 2-hour evening food tour. Accompanied by a gastronomic guide, discover the city’s most sublime street food stands and pleasure your palate with a selection of local specialties. Gain insight into the culinary culture of the country and absorb the vibrant atmosphere of a local market on this enriching epicurean exploration. 

Highlights

  • Experience Beijing like a local on this night food tour
  • Visit markets and street food vendors, and learn about Chinese cuisine
  • Sample authentic local favorites such as onion pancakes and noodles
  • All tastings included
  • Small-group tour limited to 12 people ensure a more personalized experience

What You Can Expect

Small-Group Beijing Street Food Night Tour

Small-Group Beijing Street Food Night Tour

Greet your guide at a central Beijing location and begin your culinary exploration of the city. Venture first to the heart of Beijing’s food scene and listen as your guide explains the best local specialties and tasty snacks; hear about the origin of delectable bites like spring onion pancakes and mini hotpots then head to the biggest produce market in Beijing’s center. 

Browse stalls bursting with exotic ingredients and chat to vendors and culinary artisans, uncovering the techniques of making noodles and tofu. Practice some newly learnt Chinese phrases and uncover the secrets of ancient Chinese recipes. Conclude your tour at another central location and bid farewell to your guide and group. 

Customer Reviews

Tracy H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

We had a fantastic time and the guide Viviane gave us excellent information really worth doing

Arianne S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

Other than the Great Wall trek, This tour was a highlight of my time in Beijing. There were only 2 other people on the tour and we went to a very local market. It was great to have a local that could speak the language and explain everything weird and wonderful to us. We had some sensational street food including Donkey burgers. I can't recommend it enough. If I ever return to Beijing I would to it again.

Jessica S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

Great tour - very knowledgable and easy going tour leader. The size of the group was perfect as we were weaving through the markets which could be a little tight. Meeting point it very easy to find if your on the metro. No complaints!

Jonathan A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

It was great to taste the great street food's the guide Michele choose for me according to what i like or would try to. In this tour you'll stop to a local market a great way to see out of my country fruits and vegie's ! Even turtles !!

Francisco G

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

It is a great chance to see Beijing from a different angle. Worth the while.

gerald s

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2014

see my review on trip advisor

Linda

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2013

What a great tour,Lilly,our guide was knowledgeable with good English. We got a taste of how it was in the Hutong area of Beijing, on this tour you will experience local transport, local life and cuisine we loved it all and would highly recommend this tour to anyone visiting Beijing. Thank You Lilly for a great tour. Kind Regards Linda Allan and Sam QLD Australia

Astrid C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2013

had a fantastic time! It was just me and another traveler, and our guide, Lilly was very relaxed, nice and knowledgeable. the homemade food was delicious :)

lobello

4 star rating: Recommended June 2015

Our tour guide, Jerry, went above and beyond in sharing information and even helped us find our way back home on the subway! As far as food is concerned, we only went to two different places to try foods and spent a large time sitting in a restaurant trying various treats. There was a tour of the market that was interesting, but I would expect to try food from more places.

Katherine S

3 star rating: Worth doing December 2013

The tour guide got us lost at one point, the night market was closed but the food was exceptional, and the views weren't bad. There should be a further note that this tour requires a lot of walking, i mean a lot! Meeting a family in their home was quite the experience bring a trinket from your home town for them, like a US pin or MUG or frame it would be very special for them.

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