The local geographical setting of wetlands and floodplains bordered by rivers and sea in Hoi An explains why fish and rice - which both grow in water, are essential components of the local cuisine. We would love to invite you to experience local fishing and rice production techniques first-hand in our Hoi An Fish & Rice Tour. Hoi An Fish & Rice TourTour Highlights
  • Gain a local perspective on the rural living in Hoi An while joining in varied activities as the local
  • Visit the authentic local fish market and buy fresh ingredient by yourself
  • Cruise with basket boat through the water coconut palm forest
  • Tour the Phuoc Hai Village and Cam Thanh rice farmlands
  • Discover the farming methods of Vietnamese people
  • Feast on delicious lunch with a hospitable host family
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Tour route: Local Phuoc Hai Fishing Village, local fishing markets and Cam Thanh Ecological rice paddy field
Duration: 1 days
Date: Duration: 7 hours – biking and boating tour
Start/End: Your hotel in Hoi An/Your hotel in Hoi An
Group size: Minimum 2 persons
Tour Category: Hoi An tours

 
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Tour Detail:

  • Pick up and transfer to the Phuoc Hai Fishing Village by van or coach.
  • Tour guide welcome and tour briefing.
  • Take a guided cycling tour to Phuoc Hai Fishing Village see the daily life of the local fisherman and their families.

    Take a guided cycling to visit Phuoc Hai Fishing Village

    Take a guided cycling to visit Phuoc Hai Fishing Village

  • Take a ferry to the nearby fish market of Duy Hai Village to inspect the local fishing fleet returning with their catch of fish, crabs, squid, and shrimp.
  • Buy fresh seafood for lunch.
  • Visit a local fish sauce (Nuoc Mam) producer.
  • Enjoy morning refreshment at a local café.
  • Return to Phuoc Hai Fishing Village by boat to meet and join-in fishing with the local fishermen using traditional fishing nets.

    Join in fishing with local fishing man in Phuoc Hai Fising Village

    Join in fishing with local fishing man in Phuoc Hai Fishing Village

  • Try to paddle the special Vietnamese rounded bamboo basket boat.
  • Learn the Thung Chai whistle while exploring the freshwater coconut forest.
  • Travel to the Cam Thanh rice farmlands.
  • Learn how rice is planted still using the water buffalo to plow together with the traditional manual processes of raking, transplanting, sowing, grinding and pounding.

    Foreign tourist experience farming activities in Hoi An

    Foreign tourist experience farming activities in Hoi An

  • Enjoy lunch with a local rice-farming family.
  • Return to hotel in Hoi An, tour ends.

What’s included?

  • Pick up and drop off at your hotel in Hoi An
  • English/French speaking tour guide/s (other languages upon requested)
  • Push Bikes
  • Helmets
  • Fishing village visit
  • Local ferry passage
  • Fish sauce producer visit
  • Boat-cruise on the river (life vest available)
  • Fishing with local fishermen
  • Visit coconut palm waterways visit
  • Rounded basket boat lesson
  • Cold drinks (Soft drinks or beers)
  • Hands-on wet-rice farming experience (farming outfits supplied)
  • Water buffalo ride (optional)
  • Lunch with local rice-farming family
  • Photo shooting opportunities.

What’s excluded?

  • Drinks & Beverages
  • Tips & Gratuities
  • Others not mentioned