Trip Description & Day-by-day Itinerary
Tra Que Vegetable Village Tour is a half day trip starting from your hotel in Hoian, taking you to Tra Que Herb Village, a charming little village on the edge of Hoi An. The village is named after the sweet scented vegetables that spice up the every day meals of the Pho Hoi people. Experience a day of living and working with the local people in the Tra Que organic village where you have a chance to discover the daily life of farmers.
Met up with our local guide and bikes at your hotel in Hoian. Depart for Tra Que village. Cycling to a local farm in Tra Que village. You will take a short walk around the vegetable garden and join the farmers in preparing the land and fertilizing it with seaweed from the local lake.
Continue doing some next steps such as: raking the ground, sowing, watering greens, picking greens and many more gardening activities.
Then spend the rest of the morning working the land in the time honored way, before breaking to prepare lunch with a local family. Your lunch with consist of many local delicacies including ”tam huu” spring roll, banh xeo or local pancake of people’s middle region.
After your lunch and the exertions of the morning, take an even more traditional Vietnamese post-prandial nap before learning how to harvest and wrap the vegetables.
Around 13:00, bid farewell to your host family before biking back to Hoi An. The tour finishes at 14:00.