Vientiane street food tour – Eat like a local in Vieniane

Prices starting from: US $35

This Vientiane street food tour is perfect for those who want to experience Vientiane food culture, try out the best signature dishes in Vientiane at hidden spots that only locals know and you can also enjoy a fun ride on the backseat of the tuktuk and discover unknown parts of Vientiane

In this Vientiane foodie tour, we don’t eat the food for tourists, we eat what locals eat every day. If you are a food lover and wanna experience the real Phnom Penh, this tour is right for you

What makes this Vientiane food tour stands out from any other food tours in Vientiane, we also include a visit to local family and try one of the local food with the local hosts. You can chat, eat and learn more about their day-to-day activities that you never get in a regular food tour for tourists. 

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 3 / 5. Vote count: 3

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

Destinations included:

Vientiane street food tour – Eat like a local in Vieniane

Price: US $35
Book Now Customize My Tour

What to expect in this Vientiane street food tour 

  • Try out authentic local food in Vientiane
  • Sit and eat like a local in secret spots that only locals know
  • Learn more about the interesting Vientiane food culture
  • Visit a large local market in Vientiane (breakfast options only)
  • See how locals hang out at night after a tiring walking day
  • Enjoy a specialty with a local family


Duration: 3 hours
Meeting point: Your hotel/accommodation in Vientiane
Start time: 7.30am for the breakfast, 10.30 am for the Lunch option or 4.00 pm for the Dinner option

Type of tour : Private

Transportation: Tuk Tuk/ Walking/Bike

Itinerary of  Vientiane foodie tour 

7.30am for the breakfast, 11.00 am for lunch option or 5.30pm for dinner option. Our Hynam Travel‘s guide meet you up at your accommodation/hotel to start a fun Tuk Tuk ride 

Our first stop is to check out the local market in Vientiane where you can see a variety of fresh fruits, vegetables, and seafood, we also try out the first signature dish of Vientiane (only for a breakfast option)

The second stop is to visit a local family in Vientiane and enjoy another dish, chat, and learn more about their daily life. 

Next stops will be local eateries to taste other best local food in Vientiane

Then tour ends with a cup of drink in a local cafe 

Sample Vientiane foodie tour’s menu 

  • Pho Lao
  • Tam Mak Hong
  • Sausage
  • Sandwiches
  • Coffee

Note :

  • This tour can be customized based on your request
  • We cater vegetarian, please contact us for more details
  • If you are not comfortable with a Tuk Tuk ride, we can a car instead, please pay $5 extra per person
  • This tour isn’t cheap and won’t be suitable for budget travelers as we eat at the local family and local restaurants so the cost is much higher than eating at local hawker stalls 

Price : Vientiane street food tour : Walking $27, by Tuk Tuk $35 per person

This private is for a private tour, minimum of 2 persons (Other companies offer this price for a seat in coach tour)


Local food tasting and soft drink

English-speaking food guide

Walking/ Tuktuk


Personal expenses

Other drinks not mentioned above

We pride ourselves in creating personalised travel experiences that suit all your preferences and needs.

With this tour you can:

  • Choose your own departure date
  • Select the comfort level of accommodation
  • Adjust activities to cater to special interests
  • Modify any aspect of the tour as needed