Day 1: Danang Arrival – Hoi An
Day 2: Hoi An city tour – Cooking Class
Day 3: Hoi An free and easy
Day 4: Fishing half day with local fishermen
Day 5: Hoi An - Danang Departure
Day 1: Danang Arrival – Hoi An (Meals: Dinner)
Upon arrival at Danang international airport, our guide and car will welcome you and transfer you to Hoi An town (40 minute ride).
After check in your beach resort, the rest of the day will be free at your leisure. By late afternoon, transfer by private car to center of the town and enjoy your dinner with Vietnamese set menu. Overnight in Hoi An.
Day 2: Hoi An city tour – Cooking Class (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
After breakfast at hotel, we will spend the morning for Hoi An city tour. In the past Hoi An was a busy commercial port where the traders around the world came and traded varying types of goods, from silk to ceramics. Some houses in the narrow streets are unchanged from the day they were built. We will follow the narrow lanes lined with centuries-old houses influenced by Chinese, Japanese, French and European architectures and visit its numerous places of interest: the 400-year old Japanese Covered Bridge, the Phuc Kien Assembly Halls, the local fish market … Around the town we can see a numerous art galleries and tailor shops, get some made-to-order clothes if you like.
After lunch, your family will join in a cooking class. Our guide and chef will take you to visit a local tradition market, learn about local culinary and tasting some of legendary local foods. You will take part in a cooking class with an expert chief and try to cook the Quang Nam traditional food before taste your dishes. A real experience of Middle Vietnam cuisine! After cooking time you will enjoy your cooking result with everyone as in a dinner. Transfer back to your hotel by the beach. Overnight in Hoi An.
If you don’t want to do the cooking class then the following activities may be a good alternative (total tour price remain):
Boat trip visiting traditional village
Hoi An tours with a lot of traditional village such as: Kim Bong Village, Thanh Ha Pottery village…From the port, we will depart for Thanh Ha Pottery Village where you can learn and enjoy the daily life of Thanh Ha people. Here we will observe the necessary steps used for producing pottery products such as vases, pots, kettles and cooking pots and then you can try to make the pottery yourself. We then will take another 30 minute boat ride the Thu Bon River where we will head to Kim Bong Village. Here you will have an introduction walk during which you will have the opportunity to observe the shipbuilding area where wooden fishing vessels are built using traditional techniques. You will also make a stop in the carpentry workshop where carpenters create hand crafted furniture and sculptures as well as a range of souvenirs. Return to Hoi An and transfer back to your hotel.
Biking trip to Lantern making shop
Our guide will you guide you on a short bicycle trip to the home of a craftsman in the city. Here you will get a brief introduction to the history, shape, and color of the lanterns as well as the many stages of making them. Then, you will be shown how to decorate and make your own lanterns. After finishing, you can also keep it as a souvenir. Transfer back to hotel. Overnight in Hoi An
Day 3: Hoi An free and easy (Meals: Breakfast)
Today will be your relaxing day with plenty of time for relaxing, swimming and many water sports including windsurf, sea kayak, jet-ski, speed boat… (water sport fees are not included in tour prices). Free at your leisure on the rest of the day. Overnight in Hoi An.
Note: If you wish to have arranged lunch or dinner in Hoi An town, please inform us so we can arrange it for you with extra charge.
Day 4: Fishing half day with local fishermen (Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Our tour guide will pick up you at 8:30am from your hotel reception - Boarding on our boat to go along Thu Bon River to see the landscape, and Hoi An fishing market,here .Do not forget to take the photos. Many big fishing boats come here for exchanging & selling their fishes after the long fishing journey on the Hoi an Ocean.
Experience life on the waterways in Hoi An with a half-day fishing tour on the Cua Dai River! Cruise with an expert captain and crew aboard an eco-tour boat to a local fishing village. Join local fishermen and their families to learn about daily customs in this region of Vietnam, where you’ll paddle a Vietnamese basket boat and gain hands-on experience fishing the traditional way – among the mangroves and coconut palms. Enjoy your lunch on boat.
Transfer back to your hotel and free at your leisure on the rest ofiv the day. Overnight in Hoi An.
Day 5: Hoi An - Danang Departure (Meals: Breakfast)
Free at your leisure on the rest of the day until transfer to Danang International Airport where you will take your flight leaving Vietnam. End of services