Market Tour Basket Boat Ride and Cooking Class

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Market Tour Basket Boat Ride and Cooking Class
Duration

Durations: 1 Hour(s)

Group Size

Group Size: 1+

Languages

Languages: English

Experience everyday rural life in Vietnam on an eco tour from Hoi An. Visit a local market, cruise down the Thu Bon River and take part in a hands-on cooking class.

From £ 24.05 per person

  1. Meeting Point
  2. Tour Overview

    HIGHLIGHTS 

    +Experience the hustle and bustle of the morning market in Hoi An
    +Cruise down the Thu Bon River
    +Explore the dense coconut palm forest by bamboo basket boat
    +Take part in a hands-on cooking class in a rural setting
    +Delicious Local Food with Lunch

    PROGRAM INFO

    - You will be driven to Hoi An Market (around half an hour), you can feel the bustle of¬†the morning market, have an opportunity to have a direct contact with sellers. You¬†might also learn some tips of ‚Äúbargaining‚ÄĚ when going shopping. Our tour guides will¬†introduce to you the necessary ingredients for cooking classes.

    - Then you will have a sighseeing tour along the Thu Bon River and Cua Dai beach by boat. On the river, you have a chance to contemplate the river beauty in the countryside of Vietnam, the traditional way of catching fish as well as the lives of the hospitable fishermen here.

    - Next, you will be switched to a coracle and paddle on the canals of the Bay Mau nipa forest. You will be immersed in the natural beauty of the nipa palm forest and enjoy crabs fishing by Basket Boat ride. 

    -After such eco-tour activities, you will be welcomed in the restaurant and participate in cooking classes with our chefs. Cooking classes will take place within 2 hours, the chefs will teach you how to cook Vietnamese food and share valuable information in Vietnamese cultural cuisine. Then can enjoy Vietnamese food made by yourself.

    - Finally, back to the hotel. End of the trip.

    TIME TO REMEMBER FOR A LIFE!

    This is our menu (take it for reference):

        -  Fresh spring roll

        -  Papaya salad with shrimp crackers

    ¬† ¬† -¬† Banh Xeo ‚Äď Rice pancake with fresh salad

        -  Vietnamese Traditional Noodle with Beef

        -  Dessert with Passion Fruits Juice 

    If you are vegetarians, don’t worry about it. Ingredients for cooking will surely be changed into veggies (Mushroom, tofu, eggplant) for you. 

  3. Tour Itinerary

    Day 1 : Market Tour and Cooking Class in Hoi An

    - You will be driven to Hoi An Market (around half an hour), you can feel the bustle of¬†the morning market, have an opportunity to have a direct contact with sellers. You¬†might also learn some tips of ‚Äúbargaining‚ÄĚ when going shopping. Our tour guides will¬†introduce to you the necessary ingredients for cooking classes.

    - Then you will have a sighseeing tour along the Thu Bon River and Cua Dai beach by boat. On the river, you have a chance to contemplate the river beauty in the countryside of Vietnam, the traditional way of catching fish as well as the lives of the hospitable fishermen here.

    - Next, you will be switched to a coracle and paddle on the canals of the Bay Mau nipa forest. You will be immersed in the natural beauty of the nipa palm forest and enjoy crabs fishing by Basket Boat ride. 

    -After such eco-tour activities, you will be welcomed in the restaurant and participate in cooking classes with our chefs. Cooking classes will take place within 2 hours, the chefs will teach you how to cook Vietnamese food and share valuable information in Vietnamese cultural cuisine. Then can enjoy Vietnamese food made by yourself.

    - Finally, back to the hotel. End of the trip.

    @Morning Tour 8:30-13:30

    8:30 am: Meeting Point at BeBe Tailor (07 Hoang Dieu Street)

    • 8:40 am: Local market tour
    • 9:10 am: Ride motor boat on the river
    • 9:40 am: Basket boat ride
    • 10:30 am: Introduction and Vietnamese welcome drink¬†
    • 11:00 am: Start cooking class in our restaurant¬†
    • 12:30 pm: Enjoy the meal
    • 1:30 pm: End of the class

    Menu for your cook 

    1/ Fresh Spring Roll

    2/ Papaya Salad with Shrimp 

    3/Vietnamese Pancake ( Banh Xeo)

    4/Chicken in Clay Pot with Steam Rice 

    5/ Dessert with Fresh Fruits 

    If you are vegetarians, don’t worry about it. Ingredients for cooking will surely be changed into veggies (Mushroom, tofu, eggplant) for you.

    @Afternoon Tour 13:00 -18:30

    • 1:00 pm: Meeting Point at BeBe Tailor (07 Hoang Dieu street)
    • 1:15 pm: Local market tour
    • 2:00 pm: Ride¬†motor boat on the river
    • 2:40 pm: Basket boat ride
    • 3:30 pm: Introduction and Vietnamese welcome drink
    • 4:00 pm: Start cooking class in our restaurant
    • 5:30 pm: Enjoy the meal
    • 6:30 pm: End of the class

    Menu for your cook 

    1/ Fresh Spring Roll

    2/ Papaya Salad with Shrimp 

    3/Vietnamese Pancake ( Banh Xeo)

    4/ Vietnamese Traditional Noodle with Beef 

    5/ Dessert with Fresh Fruits 

    If you are vegetarians, don’t worry about it. Ingredients for cooking will surely be changed into veggies (Mushroom, tofu, eggplant) for you.


  4. What's Included

    Bottled water
    Round-trip shared transfer( in Hoi An only)
    English Tour guide
    Basket Boat Ride
    Have Lunch or Dinner
    Lunch
    Dinner

  5. What's Excluded

    Drinks ( Beer ,Jucice , Soft dinks)

  6. FAQs

    Please Note:

    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Not stroller accessible
    • Not suitable for pets
    • Infants must not sit on laps
    • Infant seats unavailable
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • ‚ÄĘ Each traveler is allowed a maximum of 1 suitcase and 1 carry-on bag. Oversized or excessive luggage (e.g. surfboards, golf clubs or bikes) may have certain restrictions, please inquire with the operator prior to travel to confirm if your excess luggage is acceptable Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions. Tour departs within walking distance of the cruise port Hotel pickups commence prior to this time

  7. Cancellation Policy

    • We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 24 hours or less before event
    • We will charge a cancellation fee of 0% if booking is cancelled 1000 days or less before event

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