Location: Local Farming & Fishing Villages.
Departure Time: 08 00hr (8:00am) or (2:00pm).
Duration: 6 hours – bicycle (or scooter “XE OM”) and Jack Tran’s boat.
Tour Runs: Minimum 2 persons. Maximum on request.
Tour categories: Biking, cycling, rice farm, garden, organic, buffalo, fishing, river, food, culture, forest, history, local, ecotour.
Our JACK TRAN TOURS/ FARMING & FISHING LIFE provides you with a close-up and intimate exposure to both the local farming and fishing communities. Accompanied by your tour guide, you commence the day leisurely cycling along country roads witnessing local Vietnamese rural life first hand, discovering all manner of photo opportunities – coming and visiting a beautiful organic vegetable village, watering and planting vegetable, hoeing a soil with local farmer, riding a water buffalo in a rice paddy field; seeing ducks swimming along the rice farm or farmers tending their crops. The photo opportunities are endless. As well you will experience the friendliness of the local people greeting you along the way. Later you will board our Jack Tran’s boat for a river cruise to meet and engage with local fishermen and enjoy a hands-on experience of traditional net fishing. You will also experience paddling the unique Vietnamese bamboo basket boat while the waterways of coconut palm paradise. This tour provides you with a cultural window into the ways of life of both our farming and fishing communities.
TOUR PROGRAM INCLUDES:
You will be picked up at hotel by Jack Tran’s guide and Jack Tran’s driver on a mini-van and then you will be transferred to Jack Tran’s bike station in the countryside to start your biking route
Cycle to a local farming village traveling along picturesque country roads (If you don’t know how to ride bicycles, please use our scooter “XE OM” services and you pay the extra 140,000 VND)
Share in the daily work life of local farmers – hoeing and a soil, watering veggie at an organic herb garden, riding water buffalo in the field and enjoy the freshest air of the countryside beauty.
Board the Jack Tran’s boat and cruise to the mouth of the river where it meets the Cua Dai Sea.
Learn and try your hand at local traditional fishing techniques using round and cast nets.
Learn to paddle the strange and unique Vietnamese bamboo basket boats.
Explore the now tranquil coconut-palm flanked waterways of a past war and hear of the extreme conditions endured by soldiers on both sides.
Jungle walk and join for a mock battle with mud attack for fun.
Back on-board our Jack Tran’s boat, enjoy lunch/dinner (morning time you will get lunch and afternoon time you will get dinner on boat) and cold beer or soft drink.
Return to hotel by Jack Tran’s mini-van.
TERMS AND CONDITION
Jack Tran’s English speaking guide.
Organic farm of Tra Que vegetable village visit.
Riding water buffalo.
Hotel pick-up and return (Only Hoi An old town and the beach areas).
Jack Tran’s boat cruise plus Vietnamese bamboo basket boats.
Fishing with local fisherman people.
Water coconut palm paradise explore.
Basket boat ride adventure.
Enjoy Basket boat with GANG NAM STYLE performance.
Origami teaching such as bird, grasshoper, flower and etc.
01 cold beer and 01 water with complimentary (extra charge for 01 beer is 30,000 VND, 01 soft drink is 20,000 VND and 01 water is 10,000 VND).
Lunch on boat cooked by Captain Cook.
Many, many photo opportunities.
TIPS TO BRING:
1. Sun-protection creams & lotions.
2. Fully charged cameras.
4. Footwear – flip-flops, thongs, sandals…
6. Towel and extra clothes in case of being wet.
1.700.000 VND/1 adult.
850.000 VND/1 child (child from 4 to 11 years old).