Get a sneak peek of a ‘Taste of Chinatown’ tea ceremony.
3-hour fully guided cultural tasting tour
Generous local food specialty tastings at cafes, restaurants, and food courts. Chosen because they are award winning, visited by chefs, or local favourites.
Food equivalent to a generous meal (or more)
Tea ceremony and tasting – very zen
Small tour group of up to 12 customers only
On this Sydney tour, you’ll visit hidden landmarks and discover little-known stories from the history of Chinese Australians. Enjoy some of the best of Asian Australian cuisine, with origins from China, Korea, and Malaysia.
With modern fusion and Sydney Chinatown classics, dishes include the best KFC (Korean Fried Chicken), handmade dumplings and noodles enjoyed by chefs on their days off, and lotus-shaped gelato beautiful enough to Instagram and delicious enough to win awards. Your tour will also include the serenity of a classic Chinese Tea Ceremony, an ancient and beautiful tradition.
Please be sure and let us know if you (or anyone in your group) has a dietary restriction (e.g. vegetarian, diabetic, allergy, etc.) when you purchase your tickets. As long as we know in advance, we may be able to accommodate your needs. We note what allergies that we are not able to manage in the tour descriptions.
Absolutely not! Our tours combine commentary, historical facts, local culture and culinary insight into unique 3-6 hour experiences. You’ll be guided through Sydney’s best kept secret suburbs, eating local artisans’ most delicious foods while learning about food, culture, and history from local guides.
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Yes, advance ticket purchase is required. Events typically sell out quickly. To maximise your chances of getting the date, time, and number of tickets you prefer, please book well in advance.
You should bring a camera/phone and a small bottle of water. If it’s a sunny day, please bring sunscreen/sunnies/a hat.
You should also bring a healthy appetite! 🙂
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Rose O, TripAdvisor
"A brilliant way to experience the different elements of Chinatown in Sydney. Sophie was so personable and full of knowledge about the history of the area and the food was amazing. Excellent value for money and a great way to spend a few hours in town. The tea ceremony was a highlight."
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