Type: Bike Ride, Culture, Farming, Historic Monuments, Local Cuisine
Length: 10 Hours
Walking: Medium, (walking, biking and farming activities)
Mobility: No wheelchairs
Guide: Licensed Guide
Chan May Vietnam Shore Excursion
- This tour allows you to ride bikes in the countryside, visit a local farm where you help with daily activities, enjoy a home cooked meal and also visit the UNESCO Heritage town of Hoi An. This is a special tour for those wishing for a truly local experience.
After meeting your guide you will drive into the countryside where you will then leave the vehicle and continue on bikes. You will drive to a local farm in in the Tra Que Village. Once you are hear you will be oriented to the farm and its vegetable garden. Next you will join the farmers in preparing the land and fertilizing it with seaweed. You will continue gardening activities such as raking, sowing, watering and picking greens.
After these interactive farming activities you will be shown how to prepare tam huu, a local delicacy before sitting down for a home cooked meal including banh xeo a special savory pancake wrapped in rice paper. After lunch you say goodbye to the local farmers and drive into Hoi An.
Hoi An was a major Asian trading port in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries and its architecture and relaxed lifestyle have changed little over the years.
While you are there you will enjoy a leisurely walking tour of the ancient town center, which includes visits to the sites of former merchants homes, a 400 year-old Japanese Covered Bridge, and a Chinese Communal Hall.
After your Hoa An exploration, you will return to the pier and your waiting ship.
Vietnam Entry Information
- With these private tours, our partners in Vietnam will need the following information for each person in your private party at the time of your reservation. -Full name as listed in the passport
-Passport Expiration Date
-Date of Birth
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and Chan May Shore Excursions
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