Fish And Rice (Day trip 7 hours)

Location: Local Phuoc Hai Fishing Village, local fishing markets and Cam Thanh Ecological rice paddy field

Departure Time: 7:00 A.M

Duration: 7 hours – bicycle and Hoi An Eco-tour boat

Tour Runs: Minimum 2 persons. Maximum on request  

 

 

TOUR INTRODUCTION:

 

The local geographical setting of wetlands and floodplains bordered by rivers and sea explains why fish and rice – which both grow in water, are essential components of the local cuisine. To experience local fishing and rice production techniques first-hand, we invite you to join in our Fish & Rice Tour.

 

TOUR PROGRAM:

 

  • Hotel pick-up and transfer to the Phuoc Hai Fishing Village by Hoi An Eco-Tour van.
  • Welcome and tour introduction briefing.
  • Guided bicycle tour of Phuoc Hai Fishing Village inspecting the daily life of local fisherman and their families.
  • Travel by 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.
  • Purchase 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 Hoi An Eco-Tour boat to meet and join-in fishing with the local fishermen using traditional fishing nets.
  • Have fun paddling the peculiar Vietnamese round bamboo basket boat.
  • Learn the Thung Chai whistle while exploring the fresh water coconut forest.
  • Travel to the Cam Thanh rice farmlands.
  • Learn how rice is farmed still using the water buffalo for plough together with the traditional manual processes of raking, transplanting, sowing, grinding and pounding.
  • Enjoy lunch with a local rice-farming family.
  • Your Fish & Rice Tour ends with return to hotel.

 

TOUR PRICE:

 

From 2 to 6 Persons

From 7 to 11 Persons

From 12 to 16 Persons UP

1.530.000 VND/1 Person

1.430.000 VND/1 Person

1.330.000 VND/1 Person

 

TOUR PACKAGE INCLUDED:

  • Local Hoi An hotel pick-up and return
  • English/French speaking tour guide
  • Local ferry passage
  • Fish sauce producer visit
  • Hoi An Eco-tour boat-cruise (life jackets provided)
  • Fishing with local fishermen
  • Coconut palm waterways visit
  • Basket boat lesson
  • Cold drinks
  • Hands-on wet-rice farming experience (farming outfits supplied)
  • Water buffalo ride (optional)
  • Lunch with local rice-farming family
  • Many, many photo opportunities.
  • Bicycles
  • Helmets
  • Fishing village visit

 Note: – All of Eco-tour rates are excluded 10% VAT

                         -All of Eco-tour programs are seating coach tour (Joining tour with other guest on boat.)

                       – In case of private tour, surcharge for a private trip will be more with 1,100,000 VND for a trip based on the seating coach tour rate above informed.  

                    

–             If a group from 12 persons to 16 persons up, there is no surcharge for the private group  

 

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