Learn how to prepare a real Sri Lankan meal with the Centara Passikudah Resort & Spa cookery course
Long after you have returned home, you and your family and friends will still be enjoying the tastes of that exotic sun-drenched island.
The cost is USD60 net per person, with a special rate available for groups of eight or more.
Your course will include a guided visit to the colorful Valachenai Market, with an introduction to Sri Lankan spices and vegetables and their nutritional benefits.
Back at the resort you will be briefed on the various Sri Lankan curries, cooking styles and methods, and will take part in a lively cooking demonstration with the resort`s chefs.
Your cooking course ends with you enjoying a delicious meal of Sri Lankan rice and curry, a photo session with the chef, and a certificate that you can proudly display when you get home.
Course places need to be reserved 48 hours in advance.
Centara Passikudah Resort&Spa Sri Lanka is set next to the beach at Passikudah Bay, a long stretch of coastline renowned for its calm and shallow waters, ideal for swimming and water sports. The outer bay has an extensive coral reef and there are scattered coral communities within the bay, together forming one of the best-known reef systems in the Indian Ocean.
The resort, which is on the east side of the island, is 35 kilometers north of Batticaloa and five hours away from Colombo by road. Both air and road transfers can be arranged from Colombo by the resort.
Centara Hotels&Resorts is Thailand`s leading operator of hotels, with 47 deluxe and first-class properties covering all the major tourist destinations in the Kingdom. A further 18 resorts in the Maldives, Vietnam, Shanghai, Bali Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Mauritius Indian Ocean, Ethiopia brings the present total to 65 properties. Brands and properties within Centara ensure that specific categories such as couples, families, individuals, and meetings and incentives groups will all find a hotel or resort that is appropriate to their needs. Centara operates 27 branches of Spa Cenvaree, one of Thailand`s most luxurious and innovative spa brands, together with its newly-launched value brand Cense by Spa Cenvaree, which provides core spa services for busy travelers. The company`s Kids` Club is available at all the family-friendly resorts to ensure that the youngsters and teens are taken care of. Centara Hotels&Resorts also operates three state-of-the-art convention centers in Bangkok, and two in northeastern Thailand, one being located in Udon Thani and the other in Khon Kaen. The latest Centara brand is named COSI Hotels, an economy brand designed for travelers who predominantly make their bookings via the Internet and who want comfort and convenience at the most friendly prices available, which is under development with the first property due to open in 2016.
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