Experience an unconventional 'close-up' cycling adventure around Hoi An., discovering the true Vietnam, well off the beaten path of the regular 'tourist itineraries'.
Your guide will meet you in your hotel lobby, than you will cycle around Hoi An towards the Tra Que vegetable village - About 150 farmers and 400 owners live there and cultivate about 20 types of vegetables and herbs such as mint, lettuce, basil, cilantro, broccoli and many more.
Walk in Tra Que vegetable village and meet local people working in the garden.The local farmer will teach you all about cultivation methods and how to protect developing vegetable from the insects; you may join the farmers in preparing gardening activities, such as raking the ground, sowing, watering greens, transplanting and tending greens.
Continue riding through paddy fields, Ba Le market, past the kindergarten ... until you reach Van Lang fisherman village and Bay Mau coconut water forest - about 7 hectares, surrounded by mangrove forests, canals, with house roofs covered by coconut water leaf .
You will be warmly welcomed at Mr. Han – from a 3rd generation family, enjoy a taste of green tea and a stroll through the village. You will row a basket boat, with instructions from the skillful locals and discover their techniques of traditional fishery in the water coconut forest.
Back to Mr. Han’s family to enjoy a foot bath with medicinal herbs, a traditional therapeutic practice, 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, grilled fish in banana leaf and others.
After lunch, enjoy free time and take a short rest before returning to your hotel. Time for resting.
Overnight at hotel