Vietnamese cooking is in a class of its own, and Hoi An is especially well respected as a culinary destination. To properly appreciate this light but tasteful fare it’s best to learn from the professionals. Try a cooking course at an accredited school. There are two cooking schools in Hoi An and they offer half day, full day and evening programs every day of the year. Highlights include a guided tour of Hoi An’s colorful central market, boat trip on the Hoi An River, and hands-on cooking classes.
Red Bridge Cooking School
Address: Thon 4, Cam Thanh.
Morning Glory Cooking School
Address: 106 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street Hoi An
Their cooking class will give you a proper introduction into local favorites as well as national cuisines. The classes are designed for those who truly want to grasp the culinary taste of Viet Nam and be able to mimic them on their return home.