4 Hours Private tour: Asia's Biggest Flower Market & Flower Pastry Cooking Class
The Flower Pastry, or the Flower Cake, is a typical Kunming Dimsum which is made by all different kinds of fresh flower petals. The most famous ingredients are Rose, Jasmine, Sweet Osmanthus and etc. The flower cake has been around for more than 20 years, but they had been mostly eaten locally.
Yunnan province is the largest fresh flower producer all over China and Kunming city is the biggest fresh flower distributor in Asia. This trip will provide travelers a chance to know more about the different flowers and how they been traded. More importantly, this tour will help travelers to get into the local kitchen and figure out how the fresh flowers been cooked. Via communicating with the local chief, you might Learn something new about Local food and make some new friends! Don't forget to take your flower jam and flower cake when the class is over, they are your personal souvenirs!
Your guide will meet you at your hotel in the downtown of Kunming, or in front of the Green Lake Hotel at 16:30 pm. You will be transferred to the Dounan Fresh Flower Market by a private car. After arriving the Flower Market, you will be guided to explored this Asia's Biggest Fresh Flower Market. Numerous colorful Roses, Lilies, Orchids and potted plants been traded here everyday. Most of them are used to decorate. Wandering around the market, you will find all different kinds of flower products: Dry flower, Flower perfume, Flower sugar etc. You will also be amazed by the largest "Fresh Flower Auction Centre" in Asia.
After visiting the flower market, you will be transferred to a local bakery. Fresh Flower Pastry will firstly served for your watery mouth. After tasting this famous local dimsum, you will be led to the kitchen and have a 1.5 hours cooking class. You will learn how to make the fresh flower jam and how to cook good quality flower pastry from your teacher-a famous pastry master. After the class, you can preserve the flower jam and the flower pastry which you made as souvenirs.
At 20:30 pm, the tour will ends and you will be transferrd to your hotel in the downtown of Kunming, or to the other accurate positions in the downtown of Kunming.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Infant seats available"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
Duration: 4 Hours
Traveler pickup is offered
The guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel at 16:30 pm, or pick you up in front of the lobby of the Green Lake Hotel.
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.