Take a bike ride from Hoi An to a vegetable farm in Tra Que village. You’ll visit a local family and learn about growing the vegetables and herbs and how to prepare them in the traditional Vietnamese style.
What to Expect
After your local guides meets you at your hotel in Hoi An at 08:00 you’ll head out on a cyclo to a farm in Tra Que village.
You’ll take a stroll around the vegetable garden and then join the farmers in preparing the land and fertilizing it with seaweed from the local lake. You’ll learn about raking the ground, sowing, watering, and picking vegetables, as well as many other aspects of gardening.
After working in the garden, you’ll have a short rest and enjoy a foot bath before getting ready to prepare lunch with a local family. Lunch will feature many local delicacies, such as Tam Huu spring rolls, Banh Xeo local pancakes, and others. You’ll have the opportunity to join in the food preparation!
Following your morning excursion and lunch, you’ll have time to take a traditional Vietnamese nap before returning to the garden and learning how to harvest and wrap the vegetables.
At around 14:00, you’ll bid farewell to your host family before riding back to Hoi An. You’ll stop at the Japanese tomb on the way back to your hotel.
- Visiting fee
- Lunch (include Banh xeo and Tam Huu dishes demonstration)
- Farming tools
- Entrance fees
- English/French speaking guide
What's Not Included
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses
What to Remember
1 tour leader per group of 15 participants
Foot massage service price: USD 5 per person, on request