On the Fishermen & the Waterways of a Past War Tour 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.

Tour Code:   VHAC 09
Duration :   Half Day
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Starts / Ends :   Hoi An / Hoi An
Tour Route:   Hoi An

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At 08:00, we will pick you up at your hotel in Hoi An, then transfer to a local fishing village. This half day trip allows us to learn about daily life of Vietnamese fishermen, their families and their community. After visit fishing village, we will take Hoi An Eco-tour boat and commence cruising on the Cua Dai River. Arrival at Cua Dai River, we will join local fisherman on the river and enjoy hands-on experience of round net and cast net fishing.


We also have chance to learn to paddle the unique Vietnamese bamboo basket boats and join in a basket boat race. After that, we will explore the now tranquil coconut-palm flanked waterways of a past war and hear of the extreme conditions endured by soldiers of both sides.
Back on-board our Hoi An Eco-tour boat, enjoy our lunch and cold beer or soft drink before return to our hotel by coach. Tour ends.

About Price
It depends on whether you would like to take a private tour or sit in coach tour, the price per person also varies and depends on many aspects, such as your group size, cabin types and your departure date. Please send us your requirements. Our online travel consultants will be at your service and help you make the most of your travel time and dollars!

What’s included?

  • English Speaking guide (Other language upon request).
  • Hotel pick-up and return (Only Hoi An old town and the beach areas)
  • Hoi An Eco-tour boat cruise plus Vietnamese bamboo basket boats
  • Cold drinks
  • Lunch on boat