Tra Que - Herbs & Vegetables

8h00 (or 13h30) - It is always a good idea to get the body moving in the morning, which is why this tour will begin with an exciting bicycle ride to a local farm in Tra Que Village. You will have an introduction to the history of the village. The short lesson does not stop with this brief introduction but provides a lot of interesting information, such as the cultivating of vegetables and discovering the use of vegetables in traditional Vietnamese medicine. You will take a trip around the vegetable garden and join the farmers in preparing the land and fertilizing it with seaweed from the local lake. Other activities will include: raking, sowing, watering greens, picking greens, and much more. After spending time with the farmers, we will use the rest of the morning working the land until time to prepare some special foods with a local family. You will enjoy the “Tam Huu” spring roll and “Banh Xeo”, the local pancake from the central region of Vietnam. This tour gives you a real life glimpse into the traditional living style of the people in this village. At the end of the tour you will ride back to Hoi An.

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Pickup

Hotel address & room number or house address details requested

Drop Off

Will drop you off at your hotel/private house in Hoi An

Inclusions

Hotel pick-up and return Bicycle Bottled drinking water English speaking tour guide (other languages can be arranged upon request, depends on availability, small extra charge might apply to some languages) Travel insurance

Exclusions

10% VAT Tips and gratuities Personal expenses such as: shopping, telephone, beverage, etc.

Tour Attractions

    Tra Que Vegetable Garden

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