GROUP TOUR – TOUR CODE: CHA01S
Experience halfday living and working with the local people at the Tra Que vegetable village ranked No.1 of Hoi An attractions on TripAdvisor where you will have a chance to discover the daily life of farmers.Taking a bike and discovering Hoi An countryside with joining nursery farm amongst local farmers, cooking local rare dishes and talking to local people bring you unforgettable moment of this peaceful small town.
US$ 28/ per person
This Hoi An Group tour will offer you the best of Hoi An rural villages.
TIME: 8:00 am – 14:00 pm
- Pick-up & see-off bus from your hotel inside Hoi An Old quarter.
- 1 bike/ 1 person – 4km easy cycle.
- English speaking tour guide throughout the tour. A surcharge of US$ 15 per person is added in case you need 1 French speaking guide.
- Farming activities with local farmers and farming costume provided.
- Cooking class and Lunch with a local family in Tra Que village (Hoi An specialities).
- Admission fees to Tra Que village.
- Tipping for tour guide.
- Other personal expenses.
At 8.00am, our English speaking guide meets you at your hotel with your bicycle. You will cycle to a local farm in Tra Que village.
A short stroll will take you around the vegetable garden and then you can join the farmers in preparing the land and fertilizing it with seaweed from the local lake. Following steps are raking the ground, sowing, watering, picking vegetables and many other gardening activities. After all these activities, you will take a short rest and enjoy foot bath before getting to preparing lunch with a local family. Your lunch will consist of many local delicacies including ‘tam huu’ spring roll, Banh xeo or local pancake of people in vietnam middle region. you can join the cooking with the chef on these meals. After your morning excurtions and your lunch, you will take a vietnamese traditional post-prandial nap before learning how to harvest and wrap the vegetables.
Around 14.00: Say farewell to your host family before cycling back to Hoi An, on the way back we will stop at Japanese tomb.
End of services at your hotel in Hoi An old quarter.
Tra Que vegetable village, a little charming village lies 4km from Hoi An, providing the whole Old quarter with vegetable. These vegetables not only make the Pho Hoi‘s meals more sweet with different flavour but also make Hoi An‘ specialities such as Cao Lau, Quang Noodle more memorable. If you come here, you can also enjoy the cooking class conducted by the host with local “Tam Huu” spring-roll which is primarily made from Tra Que vegetables or pancake with meat “Banh xeo” which is made with the enlivenment.
VietnamCheapPackages is afraid NOT to provide picking-up & seeing-off from hotels and resorts in Cua Dai beach or Cam Nam village because those areas are far from our tour starting point in Hoi An. Therefore, you please take a taxi by yourselves to Hoi An Old quarter. The meeting point will be confirmed by our staff once you book the tour.
Tra Que had been ranked as No.1 of Hoi An attractions on TripAdvisor for 4 years (2008-2012.