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Ubud: Virgin Coconut Oil Making Class and Market Tour

4.9 / 5

10 reviews

Activity provider: Bali Private Tours

Ubud: Virgin Coconut Oil Making Class and Market Tour

Activity provider: Bali Private Tours

From US$ 34.04 per person

Join in on an authentic, hands-on experience in Ubud. Visit a local market, learn how to make coconut oil from scratch, and cook Balinese-style green curry with a professional, English-speaking guide.

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Duration 4 hours
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Instructor
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover Bali’s unique culinary heritage and traditional cooking practices with an exciting class
  • Visit a traditional Bali market and check out the fresh produce
  • Learn how to make authentic virgin coconut oil and healthy Bali green curry
  • Cook inside the house of a professional Bali chef, who will provide detailed, step-by-step instructions
  • Enhance and customize the experience by a list of optional add-ons
Full description
Treat yourself to an engaging virgin coconut oil cooking class, where you'll learn about exotic Bali coconut, ingredients, spices, and herbs. Your professional guide will teach you how to make delicious Balinese-style green curry in all its unique flavors and aromas. First, visit a local market to buy all the ingredients you'll need for the day. Learn about the various type of coconuts that grow in Bali and their significance in Balinese daily life. Then, hear about the process of making virgin coconut oil. Aside from learning how to make this oil, the experience is combined with a lesson on cooking Balinese green curry. The cooking class will be conducted in a relaxed and informal manner. Enjoy fresh, natural, and healthy food, without MSG and made using natural, locally-sourced products. The class ends by providing you with the chance to taste the delicious green curry you made. Take a part of Bali back with you with a new skill under your belt: great master of virgin coconut oil and green curry. Leverage and customize your experience with add-ons from add-on listings: coffee tasting to traditional massage. (some add-ons are only available for some options).
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (from hotels in the Ubud area only)
  • Local market tour
  • Hands-on cooking class
  • Recipe book
  • Bottle of water
  • Meal that you cook in the class
  • Polaroid camera 10 photographs (if add-on selected)
  • 1-hour traditional massage (if add-on selected)
  • Female Guide (if add-on selected)
  • German Speaking Guide (if add-on selected)
  • Japanese Speaking Guide (if add-on selected)
  • Korean Speaking Guide (if add-on selected)
  • Luwak coffee tasting (if add-on selected)
  • Jungle swing and coffee (if add-on selected)
  • 3-hour Rafting & Buffet (if add-on selected)
  • 1-hour Solo ATV (if add-on selected)
  • 1-hour Tandem ATV (if add-on selected)

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    Meeting point

    Ubud Palace: Jl. Raya Ubud No.8, Ubud, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia

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    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.9 /5

    based on 10 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      5/5
    • Transportation
      5/5
    • Value for money
      5/5

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    We had an amazing time with Iwayan Kar. He picked us up from our hotel to show us around a local market. He took us to his home, where we learned how to make coconut oil in the presence of his family. We then prepared a curry-based meal which we enjoyed together. It was a wonderful time and the best meal of our entire trip. We left with our coconut oil. It's an incredible moment, not to be missed!

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    January 8, 2023

    I was picked up on time and taken first to a market where the host bought some ingredients, then to the hosts home. His mother served me some breakfast which was nice. With his family we made coconut oil of course, but also a vegetarian curry dish which I really enjoyed. We eneded right on time, and he brought me back to my hotel. thank you for the amazing experience.

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    October 15, 2022

    On this tour I was with Iwayan Kar. After a very punctual pick up we went to a traditional market and then continued to his place of residence where the class took place. It was very interesting to watch the process of making coconut oil. At the same time, a green curry was prepared, which we later ate together. My guide and his family were very friendly. At the end you get the coconut oil you have made to take home with you. I, for myself, can say that I had a good time and got a glimpse into the life of the Lakal's. When I was traveling the weather was a bit unstable, so it made sense to book a tour that broadened the horizon a little and was independent of the weather. I've done a lot of tours in Bali and have been very disappointed (tourist rip-off). I highly recommend this tour!!!

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    October 9, 2022

    Product ID: 277742