Trip Description & Day-by-day Itinerary
Day Trip Hue is a private guided day tour, taking you to Thanh Toan rural village where you enjoy discovering Thanh Toan tile-roofed bridge, one of the main tourism attractions located in the rural area close to Hue City. Thanh Toan is an arched, covered wooden bridge and is an ancient architectural structure of historical and cultural values.
8.00 AM: you will be met up with our local team in Hue and depart for the rural Hue. Leaving the hustle and bustle of the city life behind, you ride a bike leisurely on a green shaded road to Thanh Toan village. On either side of the road are verdant casuarinas trees, rice paddy fields, canals and pasturing buffalos where you can chat with smiling farmers.
On market-days, you can enjoy a variety of rural products for sale such as Thuy Tan sticky rice, Thuy Duong rice wine, then common food such as Tay, U cakes, corn, lotus seed sweet soups as well popular delicacies of Hue such as sticky rice with braised pork, chopped lemongrass with roasted sesame, and Hue cakes.
Visit a museum of agricultural tools. You can see objects on display such as ploughs, sickles, hoes, rice-hulling mills and pictures of wet rice civilizations. Besides, there are other exhibits to catch fish together with rattan and bamboo woven souvenir gifts.
Keep cycling along Nhu Y River and admire the village’s landscape. Those who like to do more activities, can keep pedaling to the neighboring village, Lai The. Meet the local artists, twin brothers Thanh and Hai. They are happy to share with you their passion for painting.
Leaving the rural market and Thanh Toan Bridge to return to Hue and finish the trip.