Experience life of local doing with farming, riding buffalo & basket boat ride

Cultural & Theme Tours in Hoi An

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On this tour you get to explore some villages and join in with the locals carrying out their daily life in Hoi An. Your personal guide will be very informative and will be able to share with you many interesting aspects about each stop on the tour.This is an ideal tour for families of all ages to enjoy some fun activities together, and,  taking this tour helps support the local people who make this experience a true taste of village life in Viet Nam. The whole day will be filled with opportunities to take stunning and memorable photos.
Tour Itinerary8:00/13:30 Pick up from your hotel in Hoi An or Da Nang–  Visit Tra Que Vegetable village and join a local family to see how they live. Enjoy drinks made by them whilst they share stories about their lives in the village, and then join in the fun with some farming activities such as making oil, carrying seaweed, dancing on seaweed, picking lettuce, planting things in soil and watering with large watering cans–  Experience a fun ride on a water buffalo, and listen to stories by your local guide who will give you more understanding of just how invaluable water buffalos are to the farmers.–  We will take a break and enjoy a cup of coffee/cold drinks at a local Cafe and relax a little whilst discussing the day’s events.–  Visit the Nipa Palm Coconut Forest and take a ride in a bamboo basket boat giving you a chance to fish for crabs. You will learn how locals throw out the big fishing nets and you will get to try this for yourself.You will see locals making watches, fish, and grasshoppers from coconut leaves which they will then give to you as souvenirs.12:00. Enjoy the delicious lunch at local family home and then return to your hotel.

What’s included

  • Hotel pick up & drop off at hotels & resorts in Hoi An by car/minivan • Licenced English speaking tour guide, Chinese speaking tour guide  • Entrance tickets • Lunch at local home  • Farming fees for locals • Buffalo fees • Basket boat fee • Fishing fee • Cold mineral bottled of water & cold tissue
  • Travel insurance 

What’s not included

  • Tips
  • Your own expenses