Taste of Thailand: Chiang Mai Tasty Treasures

Do you like to Experience the cultural and culinary treasures of Chiang Mai as you cruise along in your private songtaew – the city’s infamous red taxis? Our Chiang Mai Tasty Treasures is the perfect program for you.

You will tour the old walled city and learn about the history of the ancient Northern Lanna Capital while tasting the excellent food specialities for which this city is famous!

Our local insiders have carefully chosen the most interesting monuments and tastiest spots for your tasty treasures!

Cuisine Experience

Traditional Thai delicacies with a focus on Chiang Mai's unique treasures and northern cuisine.


The historical walled centre of the charming one time capital of the ancient Lanna kingdom, Chiang Mai or New City.


Daily, 9a.m.

What's included?

  • Local Tour Guide
  • Food Vendors
  • Food


  • Drinks

Please note

  • Public transportation nearby
  • Traditional Thai delicacies focus on Chiang Mai’s unique treasures and northern cuisine.
  • The historical walled centre of the charming one-time capital of the ancient Lanna kingdom, Chiang Mai or New City.
  • It might rain, or it is hot. In both circumstances, wear the right outfit.
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Transport to the location

What do I need to bring?

  • Pleasant personality
  • Positive attitude
  • Appetite
  • Photo/video device

Cancellation policy

  • Bookings are non-refundable. All sales are final.
* Requires at least 2 participants
* Requires at least 4 participants

  • Meet your guide at entrance to the Old City.
  • Dip into the early morning hustle and bustle of the Muang Mai wholesale market to learn how the city starts its day.
  • Savour the most famous noodle dishes from Chiang Mai – ‘khao soi’ – at the most highly regarded restaurant in the city!
  • Visit the most famous local market in Chiang Mai, learn its history and sample savory and sweet delicacies, including the Northern sausage, Sai Oua.
  • Meet the famous ‘three kings’ of Chiang Mai.
  • Enjoy the best savoury chicken and rice in the city at the city’s favourite eatery.
  • One more treat! Finish the tour off with Thailand’s infamous mango sticky rice at THE spot favoured by the locals!
  • An amazingly delicious good time!
  • 15 distinct foods and beverages at our curated tastings.
  • Professional and entertaining guide with an advanced level of English.
  • Taste of Thailand Food Tours insurance as an official registered operator.
  • Transportation to and from the tour. Tour meeting points are conveniently located. Confirmation e-mails include clear directions how to arrive to our meeting place.

Starting Point

Thapae Gate

Ending Point

Thapae Gate


Start time 9am/3.5-4 hour duration


We cannot currently accommodate vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free or halal diets on this tour.

Group size and dynamics

1-15 people. All Ages are welcome. Families with children under 5 are asked contact to inquire about family private tours for the comfort of their family and other guests.

What to wear

We recommend shorts and light shirt as well as comfortable walking shoes. Sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat are never a bad idea.

Weather Conditions

Tour takes place rain or shine. We recommend an umbrella and sense of adventure in case the clouds break. Some of our most fun moments have been in the rain!

Cancellation/Change Policy

We understand that unexpected changes occur. Our cancellation policy allows changes to tickets per the following schedule:

  • 48 hours prior to tour start: 100% refund
  • 48 – 24 hours prior to tour start: 50% refund
  • Less than 24 hours & No Shows: No refund
  • Date Changes: Permitted 48 hours in advance of original tour date and subject to Taste of Thailand discretion.
  • Late arrivals: If you arrive more than 10 minutes late or after we have moved from our initial meeting spot, you may be considered a no-show.