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Enjoy your today tour to discover 2 charming villages located on the edge of Hoi An. Experience the daily life of local fishing man and farmer to deeply understand the rural life of Hoi an people. - Boat trip on Co Co river - Learning fishing technique of local fisherman - Rowing on a bamboo basket boat in water coconut forest - Gardening experience at Tra Que village - Food massage – cooking show & dilicious lunch We are happy to offer Vietnamese visa arrangement (visa letter only, not visa stamp fee) to traveller who book any excussion with us. Please advise your passport infos (full name, DOB, nationality, passport number & expire) for process.
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- 1Tra Que Vegetable VillageStop: 6 hours - Admission includedPick you up at your hotel in Hoi An and drive you to the docks on the Co Co River. Our boat to take you onto the river and head downstream towards our first fishing destination. You will have a chance to learn how to lift the big fishing net out of the water and how to spread the unique fishing net named “RO” into a professional circle to catch fish and others daily activities of the local fisherman. We arrive at The Coconut Palm area. Meet a local fishing man who will bring traditional basket boat for us to board. You will be getting on a very unique round boat (Basket Boat) or Thung Chai in Vietnamese. Learning the technique how to drive the round boat and starting discovering the floristic composition with relaxing and then having fun with catching the special Purple Crabs. Enjoy a cup of tea and and have a taste of what life is like for traditional fisher-folk. Back to the Bus pick up place. After a short drive through the local countryside we arrive at Organic Herb Tra Que Village. Once arrived to Tra Que village, a welcome drink of freshly picked fruits is waiting for you. Then we walk through the organic herb gardens where hundreds of local farmers work their fields using the traditional methods of hundreds of years ago - no electrical machinery here. We return to the inhabitant home, and this is where the real fun begins. Everyone is given farming instruments, and we set about joining the farmers in preparing the land for sewing or planting. Our farmer describes the traditional farming methods while we help fertilize the garden using seaweed from the local river, and then water it using huge tin cans strapped to our back. Time is then spent sharing with you about the traditional methods of gardening in organic way. Many of the local herbs are used by the farmers for traditional village medicines. You will have a chance to enjoy the herbal foot massage with a real farmer concept. Joining the cooking show to learn how to cook a local traditional dish named Banh Xeo (Xeo cake) end enjoying lunch with the local family with another typical speciality named “Tam Huu”. After lunch, you take the bicyle ride back to your hotel.Read more
- English Speaking guide
- Private Modern Car
- Fishing tour experience with boat trip + basket boat tour
- Farming activities at Tra Que village
- Cooking show & Food massage
- Vietnamese visa letter
- Entry/Admission - Tra Que Vegetable Village
- Travel insurance
- Tips and Gratuities
- Vietnamese visa stamp fee
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Infants must sit on laps
- Most travellers can participate
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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So amazing tour, when we travel in Vietnam we was afriad of food, but after this tour we found out a lot declicious foods in Hoian. Tourguide so funny, kindly and good in English, that make us feel connecting a lot. Thank you
Date of experience: October 2019
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