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Krabi: Traditional Thai Cooking Class

1. Krabi: Traditional Thai Cooking Class

Learn how to make your favorite Thai dishes with the help of a friendly and experienced instructor. Learn all about traditional Thai herbs and spices that make Thai food so delicious as your instructor guides you through every step of the process. You’ll be able bring back home what you learned to surprise your friends and family with the best Thai food ever. All dishes can be made vegetarian or non-spicy to suit your preference. Choose four dishes per person from the suggestions listed below: Morning cooking class (9:00 AM) • Massaman curry • Red curry chicken with vegetables • Spicy prawn soup (tom yam goong) • Lab kai (chicken mint salad) • Pad Thai • Stir-fried chicken with cashew nuts • Stir-fried sweet and sour chicken/vegetables • Fried rice with chicken/vegetables Afternoon cooking class (1:00 PM) • Spring roll • Mango sticky rice • Surry pastes • Green curry • Panang curry • Pad Thai • Chicken in coconut milk (tom kar kai) • Stir-fried chicken in Thai basil • Papaya salad (som tam) • Stir fried morning glory Late afternoon cooking class (2:00 PM) • Curry pastes • Green curry • Panang curry • Pad Thai • Papaya salad (som tam) • Chicken in coconut milk (tom kar kai) • Stir-fried chicken in Thai basil Evening cooking class (6:00 PM) • Curry pastes • Green curry • Panang curry • Pad Thai • Papaya salad (som tam) • Chicken in coconut milk (tom kar kai) • Stir-fried chicken in thai basil • Stir-fried morning glory • Mango sticky rice

Krabi: Local Street Food Night Tour

2. Krabi: Local Street Food Night Tour

Experience the authentic street food of Krabi on a night tour. You will be picked up from your hotel at 6:00 PM and will head to the main night market of Krabi Town.  The market is held every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM and is a great place to see first hand how and what the locals eat. You will have the chance to buy many exotic Thai dishes including freshly grilled giant prawns, squid, clams and oysters.  Don’t miss the opportunity to try authentic Thai desserts such as traditional coconut ice-cream served in a coconut with nuts and coconut pieces, and Kanom Ko, a soft and sweet rice-flour ball stuffed with coconut milk.  As you walk around the market, your guide will tell you food stories and teach you about Krabi’s local culture. At 9:00 PM, you will be transferred back to your hotel.

Krabi: Authentic Thai Cooking Class at Ya's Cookery School

3. Krabi: Authentic Thai Cooking Class at Ya's Cookery School

You will be picked up from your hotel lobby with a local truck to dive to our cooking school, located on a small stream. Then, you will start your morning or afternoon class by choosing fresh ingredients for your meals. They are measured out in plates and trays for the dishes, so all you need to do is cut, slice, chop, dice them up. Discover the secrets behind cooking the perfect Thai meal as you combine rich colors, unique flavors and fragrant spices with delicious fresh produce. You will get a feel for authentic Thai culture through your preparation of Southern Thai cuisine. For the morning class, choose 4 dishes from: • Massaman Curry Red Curry • Chicken with Vegetable Yellow Curry • Lab kai (Chicken Mint Salad) • Pad Thai• Stir-Fried Chicken with Cashew Nuts • Stir-Fried Sweet and Sour Chicken• Vegetable Fried Rice with Chicken or Vegetables • Spicy Prawn Soup (Tom Yam Goong) • Chicken in Coconut Milk For the afternoon class, choose 4 dishes from: • Spring Rolls• Sweet Sticky Rice with Mango Curry • Green Curry • Panang Curry • Pad Thai• Chicken in Coconut Milk • Stir-Fried Chicken & Holy Basil • Papaya Salad • Stir-Fried Morning Glory • Spicy Prawn Soup Your class ends by enjoying the Thai specialties that you have spent your time preparing. Return home with your new culinary skills in stir-frying, making curries, Thai soups and salads.

Krabi: Hong Islands Longtail Private Boat Trip & Snorkeling

4. Krabi: Hong Islands Longtail Private Boat Trip & Snorkeling

Start your trip with a hotel pickup in Ao Nang at 8:30 AM and depart for the Hong Islands by longtail. Enter the lagoon through a narrow passageway, and take in the crystal-clear waters, tropical islands, and cliffs.  Visit the small islands starting with Pakbia which contains impressive sandbars revealed at low tide. Afterwards, visit Lahding — also known as Paradise Island — which has a beautiful sandy cove. Lastly, experience Hong Island’s bay where you can spot a giant red rock and snorkel in the clear water and see the tropical fish. After the fulfilling day, arrive back at the pier at around 3:00 PM and be transferred back to your hotel.

Krabi: Freediving and Snorkeling at Yawasam and Talu Island

5. Krabi: Freediving and Snorkeling at Yawasam and Talu Island

Start your tour of hidden snorkeling and freediving spots around Krabi with a convenient pickup service from your hotel or a designated meeting point in the late morning. Meet your friendly crew and board the traditional wooden boat which will take you off the beaten snorkeling track. Escape reality and leave the crowds behind with a stop at Koh Yawasam, a place of serenity and relaxation. Spend 30 minutes snorkeling at this secret island behind the Four Islands group, exploring the beautiful coral reef and vibrant fish. Find your own Nemo in the crystal-clear waters surrounded by beautiful rocks jutting out of the sea. Continue to Koh Talu and spend about an hour at this small, 45-meter high island with striking geological formations. Swim through a small tunnel into Talu Cave during low tide. In the center is a 30-meter wide lagoon, the result of natural erosion for thousands of years. Talu Island is home to hundreds of cave-dwelling swifts that build tiny white nests. Cruise further to the southern end of Koh Poda, where you can stroll along the deserted Buya Beach and have a swim with a variety of sea life. Enjoy a long break with a Thai lunch right on the soft sand of the white beach. Enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of this lesser-known stretch of coastline. Sail slowly back to Ao Nang across the Andaman Sea, sitting either in the center of the boat under a sun roof or in the bow for a great view of the Railay peninsula.

Krabi: Private Island Luxury Picnic By Long Tail Boat

6. Krabi: Private Island Luxury Picnic By Long Tail Boat

Enjoy a fully customizable private tour to the beautiful islands near Ao Nang, including a special picnic on a quiet beach. For lunch, choose between two options: charcuterie, cheese, and sandwiches, or a traditional Indian comfort food dish. The following is a sample itinerary, which can be totally personalized. Get picked up from your hotel and head to Hat Nopparat Thara Pier, where you will catch your private long-tail boat. Sail to Tub Island and Talay Waek for sunbathing, snorkeling, and swimming in the azure waters. Head then to Poda Island to set up your private picnic on the beach. Revel in the company of your friends, family, or loved one during this special moment. Continue to Chicken Island and enjoy a stop for snorkeling from the boat. Upon arrival to Phra Nang Beach, walk to Railay and explore the magical surrounding area. Cruise back to Hat Nopparat Thara Pier and return to your hotel by van.

Krabi: Sunrise Breakfast & Kayaking at Khlong Nam Sai

7. Krabi: Sunrise Breakfast & Kayaking at Khlong Nam Sai

Begin your experience at 5:00 AM with pickup from your hotel in Krabi Town, Khlong Muang Beach, or the Ao Nang area. Head to Din Daeng Doi, where you will walk to the top to enjoy the 360-degree views. Admire the panorama which encompasses the Andaman Sea and verdant rainforests - the perfect location for taking amazing photographs. Enjoy breakfast and a beverage whilst you relax at your leisure Then, continue on to Khlong Nam Sai Lagoon where the kayaking takes place. Get kitted out with a kayak and take your seat on the water as you explore the hidden gems of this crystal-clear freshwater lagoon. Paddle through amazing natural scenery, and take the opportunity to have a swim in the natural fresh pools. At 10:00 AM, savor a sandwich and fresh fruit, before you depart Khlong Nam Sai to return to your hotel. Alternatively, choose to take the tour in the morning or afternoon without including the sunrise breakfast. For this option, be collected at your accommodation between time 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM for the morning tour or between time 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM for the afternoon tour.

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What people are saying about Ao Nang

Super great cooking class!!! We have 8 dishes! (For two) cooked and everything tasted wonderful! The whole team including the boss Ya is very friendly and answers all questions very professionally! We learned how to make pasta, salads and curries ourselves :) Please choose this cooking class and you won't be disappointed!

Great experience. We were able to take the meals with us. A small recipe book was given to us. Really to do if you like Thai cuisine and cooking

A very special experience, Thought it was exceptionally good was so lucky that only I had signed up Therefore got one tuition

Had a great time and learned a lot about how to cook Thai style. My guide was really helpful and friendly

The pickup was on time, our guide was very friendly and attentive, it was a very nice trip!