Duration: 1 Day
Date: No fixed dates
Tour Type: Private tour
Starts/ Ends: Hue City/ Hue City
Tour Route: Vespa Café/Hotel – Communal Houses & Dạ Lê local market – Village pagoda – Local Family – Thanh Toan tile-roofed Bridge – Hotel in Hue
Tour Style: Culture Exploration & Sightseeing
Tour Category: Hue Tours
Tour Customizable: Definitely! (Tell us what you wish to do in the inquiry form)
Highlights of 1-day Hue Vespa tour
Know more about Vietnam rural life by discovering stories, places and historical destinations
Immerse in Hue peaceful countryside with fields, communal houses, and traditional temples
Visit a local family to learn about making a sticky-rice traditional cake “Banh Chung” and hear an interesting story behind it
Get a glimpse to Farming Tools Museum but you cannot forget it easily
Hue Rural Life Discovery Tour by Vespa – Morning (L)
In the morning, our guide and Vespa drivers will pick up you at your hotel. After a tour briefing, we will go through the small roads to the countryside area of Hue city. On the way come to local markets, you will have a chance to see many communal houses and family temples with our tour guide’s explanations about Vietnamese villages from the past to now. Then, one interesting station is the village market “Da Le market” where most female villagers come every day to do various trading activities.
After that, we continue riding to come into a village pagoda of nuns whose story is about “cause and effect” or “seed condition”. Then, we leave and move to a local family. At the stop by Vespa scooter, you get to the village to visit a Hue local rice-growing family where the three-generation family tries to maintain a traditional job of making sticky-rice cakes, was well-known as “Banh Chung – Banh Tet”. These are very special cakes and indispensable foods in the traditional Tet of Vietnam and you can see it in any Vietnamese family.
At lunchtime, we will eat Banh Beo – one typical of Hue city and enjoy dessert with local fresh fruits grown in their own gardens. You also can taste the cake while hearing their stories and having a cup of tea before continuing our journey.
Hue Rural Life Discovery Tour by Vespa – Afternoon
After that, coming to Thanh Toan Village, we take a walk around the village to visit the Farming Tools Museum preserving traditional farming and fishing tools of the Hue people. Then, you can have a chance to try on local snacks, taste the sticky-rice cake from the local family.
Finally, getting back to your Vespa scooter and we will be on the way to your hotel in the city. The Hue tour to discover rural life now ends.