You will escape the hustle and bustle of Hoi An and take a trip to the countryside outside the city. You will join the farmers in working with the land and have the chance to join a local Vietnamese family for a traditional lunch.
What to Expect
Spend a day leisurely cycling though the scenic countryside of Vietnam, far from the traffic the noise the city. You will cross the islands on the Song Thu river delta using local transportation, including ferries and floating bridges.
This tour will take you to discover how wooden river boats are made and learn the secret of weaving colorful straw sleeping mats, native to Hoi An. Try the renowned Vietnamese basket boats. You will spend the day in first-hand contact with rural inhabitants, far from the usual tourist circuits.
You will take a trip around the vegetable garden and join the farmers in preparing the land and fertilizing it with seaweed from the local lake. Join in activities such as: raking, sowing, watering greens and picking greens.
At lunchtime you will be invited into the home of a local Vietnamese family for a traditional Vietnamese meal and learn their customs and traditions. After you have relaxed for a while under the shade of a mango tree, you will begin your return towards Hoi An, which will take about an hour.
- English-speaking tour guide
- Transportation (car, bicycle)
- Clothing, conical hat
- Relaxing herbal foot massage
- Traditional lunch or dinner
What's Not Included
- Personal Expenses