Hoi An Countryside – Farming, Boating and Cooking

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day tour

Tour Level: Relaxed / Easy

Tour Comfort: Budget

Tour Period:

5.5 hours       Hoi An

tour highlights

  • Take a cycling tour through the village
  • Ride by basket boat along the Do River
  • Meet local villagers & learn some traditional fishing techniques
  • Try paddling the traditional bamboo basket boat
  • Take part in a fun cooking class

tour details

tour description

An authentic social and cultural insight into the Vietnamese local way of life through some hands-on activities and return with your new farming & cooking skills

Pick-up at your hotel lobby and transferred to Vong Nhi village, where you will take a cycling tour through the village (Approx. 6 km). On the way you will have several stops by the water coconut forest, prawn & red snapper farms, and rice fields.
Before arriving at Thanh Dong organic farm, you will visit Mr.Tien Temple, who discovered the bird nets in this area; Take a short stroll around the vegetable garden while listening to the life -changing story of the villagers, since they have been introduced with organic farming method. You are invited to join the farmers in some gardening activities like preparing and applying organic manure to the land, raking the ground, sowing, watering and picking vegetables. Afterward you will take a ride by basket boat along the Do River, enjoying the lush green scenery while ridding to The Field Restaurant. Here you will have chance to try to paddle this kind of unique local boat.
Enjoy short cooking class before having Vietnamese family style lunch and then transfer to your hotel.


  • Transfer and tour with English speaking guide in private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bicycle & helmet rental
  • Entrance fees and boat fee as mentioned
  • Lunch
  • Drinking water and cold towels available on the vehicle
  • Service charges, Government taxes and 10% VAT


  • Surcharges for other language guides
  • Optional tours
  • Meals and services other than mentioned in the program
  • Drinks with meal
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Personal expenditure, such as drinks, souvenirs, camera fees, communications, postage, gratuities etc.
  • Surcharges for Lunar New Year (TET) holiday
  • Tips for guide and driver (at your discretion)
Tour code: EXHHET1B

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