Tra Que herb village and Cam Thanh Village by bike half day tour

Walking & Biking Tours in Hoi An

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The amazing tour of Tra Que herb village and Cam Thanh Village by bike half day tour gives you a great chance to join in many interesting exploring activities. Joining in this tour, you will also admire these incredibly beautiful sceneries as well as see the daily life of Vietnamese locals here.
Around 08h00-9h00: You will go to Tra Que village by bicycle and pay a nice visit to Chuc Thanh Pagoda, the most ancient pagoda in Hoi An, constructed in 1671 with a great value dated from the 17-18th century. Around 9h00-10h00: You will arrive at home gardener (Mr Chinh). After having a welcome drink, you are delighted to be a real gardener by putting on the clothes of the peasants with a conical hat on head, a yoke on shoulder and a hoe in hand. You are likely to be fully - equipped as a soldier in the battlefield under the command of a chief gardener! What gives you different impressions is the manual work in the field with the skill, patience (raking, fertilizing, cultivating and watering soil).Around 10h00-10h30: you will continue your trip to Cam Thanh. Along the way, you can make stop for some beautiful photo taking opportunities. Then, you will make a quick stop at the local market - Ba The where you can see local people exchange their self-consumption in the region.Around 10.30-11.30: You will embark on a sampan bamboo basket, where you can join rowing competition, practice of fishing technique. Next, you will take a little relaxing time in the house of fisherman (Mr. Phong), where you will be welcomed with green tea and experience a stunning walk in the village to observe the daily activities of fishermen.Around 11h30-12h00: You will have relaxing time enjoying a foot massage with medicinal herbs that are freshly picked in the family garden. It is such an effectively traditional therapy method helping to enforce your health.Around 12h00-14h00: You will prepare vegetables and herbs from Tra Que, and experience a small practice of cooking the dishes: crispy pancake (meat, shrimp, beansprouts…), spring rolls of Hoi An, Tam Huu, grilled fish in banana leaf… Then, you will enjoy the dishes you have just made.Around 14.00-15.00: You will check in your hotel at around 15:00.

What’s included

  • - Bike- English speaking tour guide.- A bottle of water 0.5 litter/person- Entrance fees to the villages- Sampan basket.- Cooking class and lunch at Tra Que village.- Foot massage with medicinal herbs.

What’s not included

  • - Drink for meal- Transfer by car.- All services not mentioned above.- Gratuities.

Highlights

  • Cycle the city streets to absorb the local atmosphere
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
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