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Thuan Tinh Island

Cam Thanh Village, Hoi An, Vietnam
+84 97 499 89 68
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Great from start to finish

After hotel pick up, Hon demonstrated how to efficiently shop in the market buying fresh meat... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John P
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Madison, Wisconsin
Cooking in a great place

Me and my wife had a really enjoyable morning in this place.Shef Hon and the staff are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
speedfreak81
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Athens, Greece
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice milk” (50 reviews)
“boat trip” (66 reviews)
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Cam Thanh Village, Hoi An, Vietnam
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+84 97 499 89 68
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"rice milk"
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"boat trip"
in 66 reviews
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in 187 reviews
"row boat"
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"island cooking"
in 8 reviews
"local market"
in 44 reviews
"cooking tour"
in 33 reviews
"at home"
in 47 reviews
"smaller boat"
in 17 reviews
"beef vermicelli"
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"water coconut"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After hotel pick up, Hon demonstrated how to efficiently shop in the market buying fresh meat, seafood, veggies, and naming many unknown wares. We then transitioned from the very busy market to a relaxing boat ride and "canoe" ride through a coconut grove before arriving...More

2  Thank John P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my wife had a really enjoyable morning in this place.Shef Hon and the staff are professionals and teach us how to create tasty masterpieces in a simple way.Positive feeling,nice people.

1  Thank speedfreak81
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this course on the back of a recommendation from friends who had done it before and enjoyed it. We were picked up by a taxi at the hotel and brought to a meeting point near the market. Trang was looking after our group...More

1  Thank RPDubIre
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you to Hien our guide for the day - she was excellent. From sourcing the ingredients at the local market to the boat trip and making 4 local dishes the experience was a lot of fun. We thoroughly enjoyed the tour and would recommend...More

6  Thank David M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time at this cooking lesson and would say the food we cooked was in the top 2 best meals we had in Vietnam. This of course would not have been possible without Hon showing us first, telling us the perfect quantities...More

1  Thank Morgsjh
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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Hon was a charming and skilled tour guide/chef on this excellent half day tour. Struck the right balance between helping and letting us do it ourselves, for our group of family and friends across different age groups. It was a well tried and tested format...More

3  Thank davo3791
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

I've been staying in Hoi An with my wife and a friend from England. We befriended a waiter in the Can Restaurant on the riverfront who lives in Cam Than and accepted his invitation to eat lunch at his home. We bought food in the...More

1  Thank DaveDColeman
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Great from start to finish. Picked up from our hotel and taken round the local market by Hien. She showed us different food and herbs from the market as we bought them to cook with later and answered any questions we had. Enjoyable boat trip...More

1  Thank fralex10
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Found this on recommendation of The Guardian newspaper. Picked up from Hotel taken to market. Shown around market picking up the fresh ingredients needed for the cooking and informed on the different herbs and spices available. Then on to river boat for cruise to the...More

4  Thank R3v13w3r
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

I'll just get the negative part out of the way first: We went on a rainy day and were supplied with plastic raincoats to stay dry which was fine through the markets but we got wet and cold on the boat from the rain and...More

1  Thank Sarah B
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Maddison A
16 December 2017|
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Response from Cathy H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Maddison, finished around 2-3pm.
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Michal G
25 April 2017|
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Response from Daniel B |
Book it through any hotel, usually just need to book it a day ahead of time. if you already have a hotel or homestay ask them to book it for you. Great Homestay is Magnolia Villa, highly recommended for stay in Hoi An.
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