Hoi An, Quảng Nam, Việt Nam
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M: Biking to Kim Bong carpentry village
Local tourguide will pick you up at meeting point. We move to the local ferry transfering to the island around 15 minute boating in the river. Get on land, we are ready to see the ship building workshop as the first stop where close to the river bank. The history was told this place was flourishing shop to make several big fishing boats date back 17th century. Went through the time, it was kept intact by local man in village. Then we head to the Carpentry workshop to see and enjoy a lot of masterpieces made by artistsans. these wooden statues will give you surprise how people can do cleverly. it was amazing. Off the road, continue to see one of interesting things. To see people make a rice paper. it is a unique thing to do when come to island. visit their local home, you will have a chance to make your own way, try it and see your products by instruction by locals. fantastic. and that to support for local people a small fee when visiting them. We bring you to experience and you help them poor people. it is the same of place of sleeping mat weaving that is a next place. we do a similar thing make sure they are happy. Then back to Hoi An by local ferry again.
L:Riding water buffalo
On the way back for lunch, we will stop at rice paddies to take photos and ride water buffalo - Vietnamese BMW. that must be a highlight. After that, we go to the restaurant at the beach to enjoy a drink and snack to get energy for the afternoon. a beautiful beach in Hoi An.
A : Hoi An Food Tour
We will try a various foods as a speciality in Hoi An.
Banh Mi Phuong - best bread in Hoi An. American chef call " a symphony in a sandwich.
Balut - embryo duck eggs
Banh beo - sticky rice flour cake with shrimp + tomato paste
Xi ma - black sesami soup
Grilled pork with skewer
Cao lau - pork noodle with Hoi An style ( originally Udong noodle from Japan)
Dessert - ice cream
N : Hoi An by night
We will walk through down the city to see how beautiful Hoi An is. Off the hot day and sunny shine in noon day, Hoi An by night is absolutely a must do. A city of lanterns, go boat through river and flowing wishing lantern. also, Play a game called Bingo game for a long time in Hoi An. so exciting.
End of services at night. We say goodbye.