1-day Ultimate Chengdu Food Tour, hotpot, food street and local market
Don’t miss hot pot and local delicacy when travel to Chengdu. Bring your appetite and nom your way around China,
study Sichuan food culture, way of cook, taste of food and experience the charm of this city.
About This Tours
Duration: 8 hours
Skip the Line
Availability : Depart on every day
Tour Type: Private
Guide Language : English
Easy Cancellation : Up to 15 days before departure: 100% full refund; 7 to 13
days before departure: 90% refund; 3 to 6 days before departure: 50% refund; 2 to 0 days days before
departure: no refund
What To Expect
Visit farmer’s market and experience the epitome of local lifestyle.
Learn how to make Long Chao Shou with street vender in the market.
Enjoyed the walk free of traffic in Jinli street grabbing snacks at the
Taste soul if Chengdu –hotpot and shares some do’s and don’ts.
The night before your tour: arranging a pickup time
Your guide will call you at about 8 pm on the night before your tour to arrange the exact pick-up
time. If you don’t answer, your guide will leave you a message at the front desk of your hotel.
We will also send you your guide's phone number about a week before your tour. So don't worry about
Hotel Pick Up
Meet the guide in your hotel in the morning. Tour started at 9:00am, you can catch a view of how busy
the morning markets.
Hotel Pick Up
Visit Local Farmer's Market
Step into a local farmer’s market which is a great place to absorb how the locals live with no other
tourist. Farmers come from the nearby towns to sell goods and wares, as well as produce, livestock,
meats & fish, vegetables and some authentic local snacks, It is interesting to learn how to bargain
a local. You can also learn how to properly wrap dumplings from one of the shopkeepers who can
make 100 perfect dumplings in minutes, take away your dumplings to cook in hot-pot tonight.
Learn how to make Long Chao Shou
Tasting spring roll in the market
Outside street through several alleys is Wenshu Monastery, This large Buddhist monastery has 5 halls
exquisite collection of artworks, statues and curios. There is a vegetarian restaurant in the
also very busy at meal time, however this is a great spot to enjoy the busy crowd of worshippers.
Lunch Time - Long Chao Shou (meat wontons)
Had bit of famous dish Long Chao Shou (kind of meat wontons) in a local restaurant for lunch, this is
sample of Chengdu Food that has history for over 80 years, study the culture and history of Chengdu
with your guide while tasting food.
Long Chao Shou (meat wonton in soup) and other authentic dishes
Discovery the Epitome Lifestyle of Locals in Chengdu People’s Park
Visiting Chengdu People’s Park in the afternoon, discovery the epitome lifestyle of locals, despite
fast growth and big changes, it still has the Chinese culture in its veins. Interesting to see
seating outdoor in tea house, playing mahjong, match-maker section, seniors’ dancing and traditional
skill of ear cleaning. We offer an experience to seat down and taste tea in tea house like locals.
Luming Tea House
Matchmaking part in the park
Jinli Old Street (includes snack tasting experience)
Head to Jinli Street for another food experience. It is a great place for grabbing snacks at the many
eateries and sample the various Sichuan and other Chinese foods. Your guide will introduce some of
must-try snacks and you choose something you interested. The famous food like bean jelly in chili
source, sweet potato noodle in Sichuan style. If you are brave, you can try rabbit head in chili
Jinli Street lit up at night
Liquid sugar painting
Sichuan Hot Pot for Dinner
The tour comes to the last stop after Jinli Street – a local hotpot restaurant, hotpot considering is
soul of Chengdu food culture, you will learn about its history, etiquette and how to make it. Your
will order two flavor pot (spicy and no spicy) with meat and vegetable ingredient. Almost all the
ingredients you can think of can be cooked in a hot pot, thus the Long Chao Shou you make today can
cook as ingredient.
Transfer back to your hotel after meal.
Happy Hot Pot Meal
Spicy and non spicy soup
Transfer Back to Your Hotel
Transfer back to hotel or drop you off at place you required. Your guide will recommend some place which you can walk around at night.
Price Per Person in US Dollars
2 - 3 Person
4 - 5 Person
6 - 9 Person
10 - 20 Person
* The price may change during some festivals including the Spring Festival, Tomb Sweeping Day, Labor Day (1st May), Mid Autumn Day and National Day (1st-7th Oct.).
* The price is subject to change based on exchange rate.
Private English-speaking guide service fee
Private transfer service with air-conditioned vehichle
All entrance tickets and meals listed above
Service charge and tax
China life tourist accident/casualty insurance
Airfare/train tickets/hotel/China visa
Any meals not listed above
Tips to the tour guide and driver
Personal expenses such as drinks, shopping and attractions that are not listed in the itinerary
Excess baggage charges and travel insurance
Extra fee may be applied if there is a pickup or drop-off earlier 09:00 or later than 19:00