Dive in the Rich Chinese Culinary Culture and Learn One of the Best Noodles on Earth
In this 3 hours tour, you will have a whole experience of living like a local in this old city. Follow your local expert, you will dive deeper in the local market and know a variety of spices and ingredients, and even utensils for cooking. After the market visiting, you will get to an off-the-beaten courtyard and sip a cup of green tea and enjoy a tranquil time in the. Following that will be a life-long memory of Biang Biang Noodles Cooking experience. You will learn how to make flour dough, how to pull the flour strips and how to make the delicious sauces. At the end of the tour, a recipe for this dish will be offered.
Your local expert will meet you up at Hilton Xian Hotel at 9:00 a. m and you will stop by a local market first. In the hustling and bustling market, you will see multifarious vegetables and seasoning fruits neatly stacked, spices stored in old bags, fresh meats hung on walls, and other food ingredients on sale.
Replete with local morning market culture, you will go to a quiet private courtyard nearby the City Wall. Welcomed by our staff, you will be served with a cup of fresh green tea to relax a little. Today's main dish will be this unique noodles. You will prepare the flour dough first by mixing the water and flour in a certain ratio. Then press the dough into round flat shape and cut it into strips. Now comes the most important part, pull the strips into long thin noodles. This requires a lot of strength and technique. Finishing the pulling, the noodles are ready for boiling. Cover the boiled noodles with prepared sauces and pour hot oil on it, a bowl of Biang Biang Noodles is done!
Enjoy noodles and end
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building, Suggested by Guide: Please get to Exit B, Sajinqiao Station, Metro Line 1.
Duration: 3 hours
You need to arrange your own transport to the meeting point (Hilton Xian Hotel).
- Guiding Services
Estimated Local Cash Needed
100 CNY - For public transport and other personal use.
- Personal Expenses
- Public Transportation Tickets
I am not a driver, but I can arrange a separate car and driver for you.