COUNTRYSIDE & LANTERN MAKING BY BIKE FROM HOI AN
HBT03 Full day Countryside, Thanh Nam Fishing Village, Boat Trip on the river, Lantern Making, Cooking Lesson by Bike from Hoi An.
Hoi An Bicyclette Tour is a perfect combination of bicycle tour and discovery of the Vietnamese culture and way of life. We guide you far from the center tourist routes where you will see and discover the real countryside of Hoi An, help you understanding the people native in the region.We will be riding on the less travelled paths through the small villages and the open countryside on the first half and cycle more in the rural countryside.If you want to experience the local way of life you can perfectly do that in once of the contryside Hoi An, we know the place to go to!!! We will make even more local when we take bicycles and ride into small paths anh alleys where one normally does not come when taking a car.
Tour Program :
8:00 AM : Tour guide meeting you at your hotel at 8:00AM and introducing about the tour program.
Starting biking to the countryside.
8:45 AM :Taking pictures about beautiful countryside views (shrimp farm, duck farms, cows, birds, buffalo, bamboo, vegetable...)
10:00 AM : Keeping Biking to Thanh Nam Fishing Village (meeting local fisherman, seeing the fish, crabs, squid, cath....) The fishing village is still active nowadays, even with the appearance of modern fishing ships going to far fishing areas in the East Sea. Visiting the Fishing Village is an unforgettable and enriching experience for visitors, especially for those who live in modern skyscraper cities and are eager to experience a completely different lifestyle for a while, no mater how short or long they decide it to be.
10:30 AM : Taking a Boat on the Thu Bon river (1hour), seeing locals fisherman, catch of fish, crabes, squid, shrimp....! we will take you in a boat with some local fisherman to learn how to cast a net and hopefully catch some fish. After bidding farewell to the local fisherman, continue to Dai Chiem estuary to visit the peaceful waterways with their many boats and wharf.
11:30 AM : Cycle to Traditional Hand Crafts (Lantern Factory) for visiting a beautiful lantern and learning how to make a lantern (Lantern Making). Hoi An people highly pride on their lantern. It is very simple and easy to do only with hard-work .In past, there was no "night of ancient city"
12:30 AM : Getting arrived to Tra Que Herb Garden Veggie Village, welcome drink, walking around the garden village, metting local farmers. See the activities of local famers....! Tra Que is a charming little village located just 2,5 kilometers of Hoi An. This village is famous for many kinds of herbs and vegetables which spice and cheer up all the dishes of the area.
13:15 PM : Join cooking with ‘Tam Huu’ spring roll, Crispy Vietnamese Pancakes ‘Banh xeo’ – a local pancake of people in Viet Nam middle region …
14:15 PM : Enjoying your Vietnamese Traditinal Lunch (7 dishes)
15:15 PM : After lunch, Taking a rest and going back to the hotel. Tour end!