Discovery >

Mandalay Markets and Fine Food

December 12, 2013 by Khiri Travel | Filed Under: , , ,

Khiri Travel Myanmar would like to present a full-day culinary tour of Mandalay. There are no temples or pagodas on the menu for a change. Just food and markets.

An early morning wake up is rewarded with the tasty local breakfast Nan Gyi Thoke –the Burmese version of spaghetti made out of thick rice noodles and a chicken curry.

We visit a vegetable market to learn about the many dishes and products that most visitors haven’t seen or eaten before. A stroll around the corner brings us to a lively neighborhood where small house industries show us the making of Mandalay sweets, cakes and noodles.

We continue our way to the countryside and find a farm to see where all the fresh produce comes from.

A homemade Mandalay lunch is served at one of the lesser-known monasteries here. We can choose to make a donation and plant a few Sein Ta Lone mango trees.

We normally return to the hotel around 3 pm. Those who are interested can choose to continue to the fish market, which is just about starting at this time.

For more information on the food around Mandalay, the fish market, and bookings, please contact [email protected].

Photo by Allie_Caulfield

Latest post

Comfortable Beach Resort Option in Kampot, Cambodia

tineraries in Cambodia tend to be heritage based around temples, or ecotourism trips to the rivers, lakes and mountains. In the middle of such itineraries, why not have your clients relax by the beach to work on their tan or catch up on that novel.

Read More

Wildlife in Laos and the Unusual Role of Elephants

In Laos, a low population density and rugged terrain has contributed to relatively large areas of forest with diverse flora and fauna remaining untouched. The countryside contains habitat to over one hundred species of large mammals like tigers, Asian elephants and gaurs (wild cattle). Lao people regard the Asian elephant as a symbol of the power and potential of the forest. You can see plenty of images of them in temples and houses.

Read More

Myanmar Hospitality Values Families

Myanmar offers visitors kid friendly activities that combine a unique travel experience with the heartwarming service offered by hotel staff, drivers and guides. Did you know there is no word for ‘tourist’ in Myanmar, they use the word

Read More

Salutary September Hotels

Khiri Travel staff members inspected and recommended each of these places to stay. We try to find a variety of accommodations in consideration of comfort, quality, service, style, location and budget.

Read More

Subscribe to our newsletter

Our B2B newsletters are for industry professionals




*We’ll never share your email address and you can opt out at any time.