Learn to prepare Xian cuisine during this private cooking class. After a convenient hotel pickup, head to the home of a local family with an English-speaking guide and cook authentic regional dishes like dumplings or hot pot. During this fun food-centric outing, you’ll visit two local markets and feast on your delicious meal.
Take a private cooking session in Xi’an with an English-speaking guide
Make dumplings, hot pot, and other delicious dishes with a local family
Get an insider’s perspective on the rich culture of China’s ancient capital
Make the most of limited time with convenient hotel pickup and drop-off
Your friendly private guide and driver will meet you in your hotel lobby in the morning or afternoon based on your booking request. Prior to visiting the local family, your guide will show you around the local wet markets nearby.
Upon arrival to the local family home, you will start preparing your own dumpling or hot pot meal plus 2 local dishes (scrambled egg with tomato; Sautéd soy sauce cabbage or green bean with pork ). Please make your favorite choice upon booking, and you must advise if you have any food allergies or special food requests in advance.
Menu A: Dumpling making and 2 dishes
Menu B: Hot pot cooking and 2 dishes
During this fun local family visit, you also have an opportunity to speak to their kids in English, Chinese or even by body language!
This surely is a great cultural dining experience as part of your stay in Xi'an.
After your tour is finished, you will be transferred back to your hotel.