Vietnam is a treasure trove of exotic cuisine and we are very excited to promote this tour. For culinary enthusiasts with an appetite for both food and adventure, this tour is a perfect fit.
Bangkok, Thailand (PRWEB) January 29, 2009
Southeast Asia's leading travel company Exotissimo Travel is pleased to present an exhilarating culinary journey in Vietnam. Culinary Delights of Vietnam is a 12 Days / 11 Nights luxury tour encompassing cooking courses, culinary excursions, sightseeing opportunities and stays in deluxe hotels.
In response to the growing demand for insightful culinary tours, Exotissimo Vietnam tapped into its extensive knowledge of Vietnam to design a rich epicurean expedition. Traversing from south to north along the coastline, this gastronomic adventure features a diverse cross-section of Vietnam's culinary treats and establishments, ranging from trendy fusion restaurants to the country's mouth-watering street food.
This experiential culinary journey includes specially-led cooking classes with ample hands-on opportunities. In Ho Chi Minh City, participants spend time with a well-known food connoisseur who thrills with a lively cooking demonstration and delectable creations. In Hoi An's Tra Que Herb Village, they can harvest vegetables and prepare local dishes alongside local farmers. In Saigon, classic recipes can be uncovered at the eponymous Didier Corlou cooking school where the acclaimed French culinary master shares his outstanding knowledge of Vietnamese cuisine. Adding to these tasteful experiences will be indulgent dinners in charming colonial properties and private residences accompanied by entertaining proprietors.
The itinerary is also designed to provide the food-loving travelers with up-close insights into the local way of life. Travelers will browse Mekong Delta's bustling floating markets for indigenous snacks and products in Cai Be, observe the skillful techniques used to make pho and explore the 'traditional medicine street' in Hanoi's Old Quarters.
Other trip highlights include an exquisite cruise through the sublime beauty of Halong Bay, a sampling of Hue's heritage through its royal cuisine, the signature gallery coffee houses of Hanoi and the art galleries and museums of Saigon.
"What better way to experience a culture than a dedicated cuisine tour through the country?" says Maeve Nolan, Product Manager of Exotissimo Vietnam. "Vietnam is a treasure trove of exotic cuisine and we are very excited to promote this tour. For culinary enthusiasts with an appetite for both food and adventure, this tour is a perfect fit."
A complete description of this tour can be found at Culinary Delights of Vietnam.
To explore more Exotissimo tours in Vietnam, visit Vietnam Tours.
About Exotissimo Travel
Exotissimo Travel is a premier destination management company that specializes in tailor made tours in Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand. Established in 1993, the company is now a network of 15 locally-based offices staffing over 500 travel professionals, with sales offices in San Francisco, Paris, Berlin, Barcelona and Melbourne. For more information, please visit Exotissimo.com.