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Nepali Lunch Cooking Class provided by Sarmila's Cooking Course Training

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2 adults
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Learn to make Nepalese comfort classics, from momo (dumplings) to dal bhat (lentil curry) and sel roti (rice-flour donuts), on this intimate cooking class in charming Kirtipur. Shop the local market and pick fresh vegetables on your host’s organic farm, then cook up a feast. Share it with your new-found friends on the airy terrace as you sip organic Nepalese wines. Tour includes transfers from Kathmandu city and valley.
  • Cooking class with market tour and organic farm visit in pretty Kirtipur
  • Besides lunch, class includes hot drinks and local wines
  • Great choice for vegetarians as all dishes can be made without meat
  • No taxi haggling: Includes 2-way transfers from Kathmandu area hotels
Important Information
Departure Point
Alpine Asian Treks & Expeditions, Ashok Galli, काठमाडौँ 44600, Nepal
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (for hotels inside Kathmandu Valley only)
  • Transportation by a private vehicle
  • Morning tea or coffee
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 8 years
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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ali a wrote a review Mar 2020
11 contributions
My mum and I recently spent some time in Kathmandu and spent an afternoon cooking with Kalpana and Shekhar. We had such a wonderful time and learnt so much, even my mum had a great time and she is not one who usually likes to cook!! Thank you for having us in your home and for
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Date of experience: March 2020
sammy2kind wrote a review Mar 2020
Baltimore, Maryland6 contributions
She was so kind and had a smile that reached our soul. Family was so nice and welcomed us, had a wonderful day and the food was amazingly delicious. Also got to see how the locals live, and for to see her farm. We highly recommend this tour!
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Date of experience: February 2020
pac985 wrote a review Jan 2020
London, United Kingdom3 contributions
A truly magical and memorable experience of preparing and cooking Nepali dal bhat and momos all from scratch with Kalpana and her daughter Sachiko. Collected promptly from our hotel in Thamel and driven the short distance out to Kalpana's home. Step by step we went through
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Date of experience: December 2019
Response from KalpanaThapa, Owner at Nepali Lunch Cooking Class
Responded Jan 23, 2020
Thank you very much for such a nice words. Your valuable comments is like a award to me and would encourage me to do more better in the future. Thank you very much once again.
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Jenny Lamb wrote a review Dec 2019
5 contributions
A truly incredible experience being welcomed into Kalpana’s home and learning to cook a delicious dal bhat and momo’s. We did this for Christmas Day - a day we shall always remember as it was a delight to learn from Kalpana, and so much find She is really kind, sweet, and gives
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Suzanne B wrote a review Nov 2019
7 contributions8 helpful votes
After a short drive with the car that picked us up we arrived at Kalpana’s and her family’s home. We were warmly welcomed and started with making our own Masala tea to kickoff the cooking workshop. After that we made Dahl Bath, which was very delicious and explained in a clear
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Date of experience: November 2019
3 Helpful votes
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By: Sarmila's Cooking Course Training
A great day of traditional cooking
A great family that hosts cooking classes and sometimes guests in their guest house. A great value and a nice afte
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Kelsey D
Wonderful family cooking experience
I can’t speak highly enough of the warmth and kindness of kalpana and her family. Our hosts were very gracious, war
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Delicious and Tasty Nepali food and cooking
Mama's cooking and Momo teaching session is GOOD!!! I had my 1st momo making with Mama Kalpana during my homestay w
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Daniel H
The Nepali magical Kitchen with Kalpana
Shekhar and Kalpana gave us a magical tour into the Nepali traditional kitchen and food. Kalpana's kitchen, with th
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Sam F
Fantastic day of cooking in a beautiful setting
We had a wonderful day cooking and enjoying the views thanks to Kalpana and family! They arranged for us to be pick
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Excellant cooking training
it was not just cooking training but also a fabulous eating with kalpana. The Nepali Dal Bhat, Momo was excellent.
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Tek Prasad N
Sarmila's Cooking Course
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  • Duration: 6h
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