Cooking Classes in Bangkok

Throughout all of Thailand a number of hotels and resorts are now offering cooking classes, in which you can learn the tricks of preparing Thai dishes.

The Oriental Bangkok: The Oriental, known for years for its excellent cuisine, shares the secrets of Thai cuisine in a four-day English language cooking course. Lessons are held by some of Thailand's best known chefs. Thai Cooking School, The Oriental Hotel, 48 Oriental Avenue, Bangkok, Thailand, Tel.: (+66- 2) 659 9000, Fax: (+66- 2) 659 0000. More information at:

The Peninsula: The comprehensive offerings in Thai culture at the Peninsula Academy in the Peninsula Bangkok also include three culinary courses. In addition to classical cooking classes, courses in fruit and vegetable cutting and dessert preparation take place regularly in a luxurious atmosphere. Peninsula, Charoen Nakorn Road, Klongsan, Bangkok, Tel.: (+66-2) 861 2888, Fax: (+66-2) 861 1112. More information at:

The Thai House: The Thai House is located approximately 20 km outside of Bangkok in impressive surroundings. One to three-day cooking courses including a visit to a typical market give you an insight into Thai culinary arts and life along the Klongs. Lodging is provided in a traditional wooden house. Cooking courses in the Thai House can also be booked through the organizer Geoplan. The Thai House, 32/4 Moo. 8, Tambol. Bangmaung, Ampur. Bangyai, Nonthaburi, Thailand, Tel.: (+66-2) 903 9611 oder 2800 740-41, Fax: (+66-2) 903 9354. Email: