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Hoi An Fishing Village Basket Boat

Hoi An Fishing Village Basket Boat
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1:30pmMost Popular
1:30pm afternoon tour
USD 60.00
8:30am morning tour
USD 50.00

FISHING VILLAGE BASKET BOAT you will enjoy a wide range of experiences - from learning traditional fishing techniques to paddling the strange and unique Vietnamese bamboo basket boats while exploring the now tranquil coconut-palm flanked waterways of a past war.

     On this tour we provide an authentic social and cultural insight into the local Vietnamese way of life. As well you will take part in some hands-on activities that are fun, safe and interesting to people all of ages.   

What to Expect
  • Pick up at hotel by Jack Tran’s van
  • Transfer to a local fishing village
  • Learn about daily life of Vietnamese fishermen, their families and their community
  • Board Jack Tran’s  boat cruise and commence cruising on the Cua Dai River
  • Join local fisherman on the river and enjoy hands-on experience of round net and cast net fishing
  • Learn to paddle the unique Vietnamese bamboo basket boats and join in a basket boat race.               
  • Enjoy basket boat dancing on the round boat (THUNG CHAI) by Jack Tran’s crews.
  • Explore the now tranquil coconut-palm flanked waterways of a past war and hear of the extreme conditions endured by soldiers of both sides
  • Learn how to make an origami creations from reeds of palm leaves such as grasshopper , birds, ring, sunglass ,bracelets….etc
  • Back on-board our Jack Tran’s boat, enjoy lunch and cold beer or soft drink
  • Return to hotel by coach.
Reviews (33)
1 - 5 of 33 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago
You MUST put this on your To-Do List for your visit to Hoi An

This was the second time I have done this tour; once in 2017 and more recently in 2018. Again I would highly, highly recommend this tour for any visitor to Hoi An. The day began seamlessly with a hotel pickup and drive out to the...More

Thank AustraliaMegan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Great day tour with Lilly

This tour was one of the best I've ever been on. Our guide Lilly really made the day educational and so much fun. I fully recommend this tour.

Thank Neil W
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile
Great Experience

Vivacious Lily was our guide today on this tour. Lily enthusiastically shared information about the lives of people in her village & happily answered our questions. The boat crew & fishermen (and women) we met welcomed us & laughed with us as we tried to...More

Thank Bronwyn W
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Don’t look any further. The staff was amazing, they employ local people. Water buffalo and bamboo boat ride was super fun, even though we were afraid at first, so happy we participated in all events. A great half day tour for young and old alike....More

Thank ChrisB5555
Reviewed 10 August 2018
Great way to spend the morning thru lunch

We had many guides over our stay in Vietnam but our favorite will always be Lily--admittedly talkative but not only informative but funny, poignant, and personal. Yes, we threw out the fish nets and spun around in basket boats before origami amongst the reeds, but...More

Thank Richard E
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