The Real 'Jing Jing' Food Tour
Unearth the True Flavours of Thailand

The Real 'Jing Jing' Food Tour
Where: Hua Hin Operates: Everyday 12pm to 3:30pm
Duration: Approx 3½ hours
2,050 ฿ Per Person
Walking Distance: None, as we utilise local transport
Transport: Hotel pickup / dropoff (pickup restrictions apply - click here)
Food Included: Over 15 food and non-alcoholic drink items from visiting 4 or 5 stops. We taste great Southern dishes as well as the amazing flavours of Esaan food, plus a few more surprises along the way.
Note: This tour is not suitable for Vegetarians, Vegans, Celiacs or those with other food restrictions/allergies.
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This tour is for the more experienced Thai food lover. The term ‘Jing Jing’ means real or authentic. For us, it’s about doing Thai food justice.

This tour is deliberately designed with the more experienced Thai traveller in mind. It is for the traveller looking to find new and exciting Thai dishes that they have not yet tried. We try some spicy dishes along with more mild ones; all exhibiting that wonderful Thai ‘balance’.

Contrary to popular belief, not all Thais love their food searingly hot. Many prefer to opt for a more medium spice level. As long as the dish and meal are in balance, it all works. This is how we will be sampling Thai food.

We start with a local venue doing Guay Tiew Reua: Boat Noodles. This back street restaurant has big pots of broth brewing at the front where you can see the cooks preparing the bowls. They do their noodles Ayutthaya style.

Then we try some southern food, which is often redolent of Indian spices like turmeric. Dishes may include Bplaa Dook Fuu Phat Phrik Gaeng: Stir Fried Crispy Shredded Catfish, as well as either Goong Phat Sa-dtor: Stir Fried Stink Beans w/- Prawns or Khua Gling: Dry-Fried Yellow Pork Mince Curry; it is simply delicious.

NorthEastern food; the food of Isaan, is our next port of call. You can’t really use the term Jing Jing without sampling Isaan food – the flavour explosion region of Thailand. Our tour guides will try to choose dishes you have not tried before; whether that is Sup Nor Mai: Hot ‘n’ Sour Warm Bamboo Shoot Salad, or an unfamiliar version of a dish which is fast becoming Thailand’s national dish, Som Dtam: Green Papaya Salad, though they will order one of the myriad variations to the standard papaya, just to challenge your taste buds.

Over the tour, our guides will assess your level of Thai food knowledge and stop at other vendors to take your food experience to the next level. Rest assured, these are where WE like to eat; they they are not on the tourist maps, so you will be delighted with these food stops. As with all Thai meals, we will be striving for balance, so not everything will be seriously hot, but it’s all sure to be tasty.

Note: Sometimes our regular vendors are closed on the day you have a tour booked, however we have other vendors that are equally as good in the event that there are closures.

Embrace the essence of 'Jing Jing', meaning real or authentic. This tour is dedicated to doing justice to Thai cuisine, serving only the most authentic dishes and flavours that Thailand has to offer.

Each dish you sample maintains a balance between different flavours; a cornerstone of Thai cuisine. This ensure that, whilst not everything is searingly hot, each bite offers a tantalising taste you're guaranteed to remember.

Experienced Traveller's Tour
Savour the culinary magic of Thailand like never before. Designed specifically for experienced Thai food enthusiasts, 'The Real Jing Jing Food Tour' takes you off the beaten path, bringing you closer to the heart of Thai cuisine. Expect surprises, as this tour is all about exploring unique, undiscovered tastes.

Ayutthaya Style Noodles
Witness authentic Thai cooking in action. Starting with the local venue that prepares Guay Dtieow Reua (Boat Noodles) Ayutthaya style, you get to see the mesmerising preparation of your food. Seeing the culinary process is just as exciting as tasting the finished dish, adding a thrilling touch to your food journey.

Southern Thai Cuisine
Discover the captivating fusion of Thai and Indian flavours. We dive into the southern part of Thailand, introducing dishes that carry a hint of Indian spices like turmeric. From Stir Fried Crispy Shredded Catfish to Dry-Fried Yellow Pork Mince Curry, your palate will dance with the exciting flavours that southern Thai food offers.

Exploring Esaan Food
Embark on a flavour explosion with Esaan cuisine. A tour named 'Jing Jing' wouldn't be complete without tasting the culinary wonders of Northeastern Thailand. Whether it's the Hot 'n' Sour Warm Bamboo Shoot Salad, or a unique variation of Green Papaya Salad, your taste buds are in for a delightful challenge.

Tailored Food Recommendations
Enjoy a personalised food journey. Our expert guides assess your knowledge of Thai cuisine and accordingly, choose dishes and vendors, ensuring your food experience keeps evolving. This personalised approach guarantees an immersive, rich culinary adventure, where each stop is a new, delicious revelation.

Hidden Culinary Gems
Experience dining where the locals do. Our tour takes you to our favourite places - spots that are not on the typical tourist radar. These food stops are known for their authentic taste, delivering a unique and satisfying culinary experience far removed from the typical touristy restaurants.

Join us on this lunchtime Thai food adventure and broaden your gastronomic horizons with unique and adventurous dishes. Our foodie tour guides will handpick adventurous and delicious dishes, combining bold and spicy tastes which are yet to be savoured by you.

This tour is for the experienced traveller to Thailand, who is perhaps looking to experience the next level of flavour and dishes.

Avoid Disappointment
Although this tour is not our most popular, it is one of our most rewarding. To ensure the day you are after is available, we recommend booking well in advance to avoid any disappointment

Note: Sometimes our regular vendors are closed on the day you have a tour booked, however we have other vendors that are equally as good in the event that there are closures.

Tour Highlights:
  • Try an amazing boat noodle soup that only the locals know about
  • Sample traditional dishes from the NorthEast (Isaan) region of Thailand, known for it's salads & grilled meats.
  • Try dishes from the fiery south
  • Learn how to ease the sting of chilli when you eat it….what Thai people do!
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