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You will enjoy riding a bike with a distance 7km to visit the real Vietnam villages and experience the daily life of farmers at Tra Que village. You will join in some experiences to make traditional rice paper, grow vegetables and make lantern. During the tour, you can interact with the local and find out about their daily life through those activities. With this tour, hope that you can receive interesting experiences as well as can have the opportunity to live slower between specially busy life.
7.30: Welcome at the meeting point then cycle to Tra Que village for starting the tour.
7.45: Arrive at Tra Que village and start your discovery. You will join some activities with the local:
Make traditional rice paper.
Prepare the land to pick vegetables in garden.
Learn more about the local's life.
Cycle on small paths of the village.
11.15: Learn to make lantern.
12.15: Enjoy the light lunch with local Pho (Vietnamese Beef Noddle soup)
12.30: Tour ends.
After meeting our tour guide will welcome you at the meeting point, you will receive your bike then cycle to Tra Que village. Tra Que is a charming little village on the edge of Hoi An, about 3km from Hoi An center and between De Vong River and Tra Que alga pond. the village is famous for its sweet scented and fresh vegetables that spice up on the daily meals of Hoi An people.
Arrive at Tra Que eco village, you will start your journey to learn more about real experience as a local life. First of all, you will learn to make traditional rice paper. This is an indispensable ingredient for many typical and delicious dishes. If you like Vietnamese spring rolls, summer rolls, rice crackers, you shall learn how to make rice paper back home. Rice paper is the main ingredients for those dishes. You will see the process of making rice paper: rice grinding, boiling, stretching and drying. Making traditional rice paper is a main job of many families there.
Then, you will go to the garden of the local to take gardening activity. You eat vegetables everyday but don’t know how they are grown. Don’t worry because you will get it today. You will be listened to stories from the farmers about their garden and this business. With enthusiastic guidelines of farmer, you will begin to do some steps from preparing the land, watering to picking vegetables in garden. After this activity, you will have a better understanding about the farmer’s difficulty and more appreciate food you eat.
Move to the next activity, you will join a class to learn how to make a familiar stuff in Hoi An city, lantern. When you come to Hoi An, especially at night, you can be attracted by beautiful and sparkling vibe of thousands of lanterns light up at night. You will first step to the last step of the progress. Let's ready to make your own beautiful one and take home!
Time for you to try Pho (Vietnamese Beef Noddle soup) - a famous local food. In Hoi An, people prefer the chewy dried pho noodles dipped in hot water. The broth is added with some ground peanut to enhance the taste. Let's try with us and see the difference between Pho in Hoi An and the other areas of Vietnam!
Tour ends. Our guide will say goodbye and see you again!
31.50 (per person)