Trip Description & Day-by-day Itinerary
Hoi An Boat Tour is a half day trip that takes you to Hoian handicraft villages including Kim Bong Carpentry village and Thanh Ha Pottery village. Thanh Ha Pottery Village was famous for earthenware that was sold in many provinces throughout central Vietnam. It was Thanh Ha villagers who made the bricks, tiles and floor slabs for the old buildings in Hoi An and the surrounding areas.
Met up with our local guide at your hotel in Hoian. Enjoy a short walk from your hotel to Hoian boat pier. Embark on a boat. From the boat, you can enjoy that busy daily life of Hoian people.
Continue cruising to Thanh Ha pottery village where you can learn and enjoy the daily life of Thanh Ha people. Observing the steps of making a pottery product: vase pot, kettle, cooking pot,..
Embark on the boat again to Kim Bong carpentry village. This is a very interesting village where you can see the woodcarvers and carpenters at work. Lovely examples of ancient architecture, wooden furniture, and shipbuilding. Listen to the history of the village, come to visit the shipbuilding yards, and see the handicrafts and sculptures.
Travel back to Hoian ancient town around noon, in time for lunch.
Back to your hotel. Trip ends.