Discover Fishing Village & Rice Paddy Tour(Day trip 7 hours)
- Location: The Local Phuoc Hai Fishing Village, local Duy Hai local fishing market and Cam Thanh Ecological rice paddy field
- Departure Time: 6:00 A.M
- Duration: 7 hours - bicycle and Jack Tran's boat
- Tour Runs: Minimum 2 persons. Maximum on request
- Tour categories: Market, local, fish, forest, palm, rice, farmer, buffalo, lunch, biking, fishing.
- 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 DISCOVER FISHING VILLAGE & RICE PADDY TOUR.
- Hotel pick-up by Jack Tran's mini-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 cafe.
- Return to Phuoc Hai Fishing Village by Jack Tran's 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.
- Return to hotel by Jack Tran's mini-van
- 1.675.000 VND/1 adult.
- 840.000 VND/1 child (child from 4 to 11 years old).
TOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES:
- Local Hoi An hotel pick-up and return
- Jack Tran's English speaking guide
- Fishing village visit
- Fish sauce producer visit
- Jack Tran's boat-cruise (life jackets provided)
- Fishing with local fishermen
- Coconut palm waterways visit
- Enjoy Basket boat with GANG NAM STYLE performance
- Origami teaching such as bird, grasshoper, flower and etc
- Life jackets
- Basket boat lesson
- 01 cold beer and 01 water with complimentary (extra charge for 01 beer is 30,000 VND, 01 soft drink is 20,000 VND and 01 water is 10,000 VND)
- Hands-on wet-rice farming experience (farming outfits supplied)
- Water buffalo ride
- Lunch with local rice-farming family
- Many, many photo opportunities.
TOUR PACKAGE EXCLUDED:
- Travel Insurance
TIPS TO BRING:
- 1. Sun-protection creams & lotions
- 2. Fully charged cameras
- 3. Caps/hat
- 4. Footwear - flip-flops, thongs, sandals...
- 5. Sunglasses
- 6. Towel and extra clothes in case of being wet
- Tour is Seat-In-Coach (SIC/Join-In-Tour). If you want to have a private tour, we will surcharge with 3,000,000 VND for your tour.
- Pricing amended without prior notice
- In event of bad weather, tour will be cancelled
- Booking required - minimum 24 hours prior
- Children under 4 years free, from 4-11 years 50%, 12 years-and-over @ adult rate.
- If you are staying in Da Nang and you would like for the round trip transfer at your hotel, we will do it and the extra charge is 1.000.000 VND. You will be taken on Jack Tran's new and modern air-conditioned 16 seats mini-van.