4-Hr Private Culinary Course In Taipei: Zongzi (Rice dumplings)

4-Hr Private Culinary Course In Taipei: Zongzi (Rice dumplings)

What is the best way to deeply visit a country? The answer is learning local cuisine. Let's take a private culinary course from a local on how to make a Zongzi (Rice dumplings) from scratch. A professional private tour guide will guide you to discover the beauty and history of Taiwanese cuisines. The history of Zongzi (rice dumpling) can be traced back to 476 BC. It was often served during Dragon Boat Festival. It is made from rice with a variety of ingredients wrapped in bamboo leaves. The duration is about 4 hours and please arrange the start time between 8:00 am to 2:00 pm due to the opening hour of the traditional market.

Pick up at hotel Experience traditional market - Nanmen Market (1 hrs)
Go to the classroom and start making Zongzi (2 hrs)
Drop off at hotel

Let experience local life style! Diving into the traditional market - Nanmen Market to learn local food and ingredients. After that, making several Zongzi (rice dumplings) by yourself.

Stop At:

• Nanmen Market, No.8, Sec. 1, Roosevelt Rd., Zhongzheng Dist C.K.S. Memorial Hall MRT station exit 2, Zhongzheng District, Taipei 100 Taiwan

Sample Menu

• Zongzi (Taiwanese rice dumplings) - Zongzi is a traditional Chinese rice dish made of glutinous rice stuffed with different fillings and wrapped in bamboo leaves.

Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking"
"Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required"
"A minimum of 1 people per booking is required"
"A maximum of 3 people per booking"
"Dress code is smart casual"
"The finished work of rice dumpling can be taken away for snack later"
"The duration is about 4-hour, which includes transportation time."
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"

Duration: 4 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
Meeting point must in Taipei City. Please provide your hotel name and address to us.

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • A professional licensed guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Taipei area only)
  • Private Culinary Lesson
  • Ingredients of rice dumpling
  • Tourist Insurance

Not Included

  • Gratuities
  • Accommodation
  • Personal expenses
  • Any item not mentioned in the itinerary


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