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Hoi An Rice Farm Cultural Tour

Pick up from Hoi An

Tour Code: DAD-81 Duration: Approx 4 Hours

Try out some hands-on (pun intended) experience as you plough through the field and learn more about how to farm your own paddy crop from the very professionals.

Highlights:

  • Cycle your way Through Scenic Vietnamese Countryside and Breathe in the Fresh air as you make your way Toward the Quaint Local Farmland
  • Get your very own Firsthand Experience Ploughing Through rice Field and Riding on the back of the Mighty Buffalo
  • Learn more About the Local Lifestyle and Livelihood by Conversing and Exchanging Different Experiences with your Local host Family

Tour Description:

Have you ever wondered how the whole process of rice making is done? As the most common staple of the Southeast Asian region, the rice production process has been perfected to the extent of mass production. But of course, the mass production process still stay true to the aged old method that has been in existent since the days of yore. Even before the production process, there is much to do with the crop itself - ploughing, sowing, fertilizing - all for the sake of producing the best possible crop. Join the local experts in their day to day production process and learn just what it takes for you to be able to farm your very own paddy field in this tour. So prepare yourself for an enriching and educating experience as you go hands-on (literally) on the field.

You will be picked up from your hotel by our friendly tour guide once you are ready. The journey to the rice field is by bicycle so gear up for a pedal to the farm. Of course, if you do not know how to ride one, you can opt for our “Xe Om” scooter services (with an extra 140,000 VND charge). Of course, you can also ride the van and make your way to the destination but we do highly recommend using the bike. You will get to see the scenic countryside view as you take in the fresh air away from the hustle and bustle of the city and pedal along the beautiful country road. It also serves as a good exercise if you have an active lifestyle so be sure not to miss out on it.

Upon your arrival, you will meet your host farmer family. As you prepare for what is to come, feel free to share to talk with the host family and get to learn more about the household’s daily life. Do not forget to don your farmer clothes, conical hat and boots as you will begin farming immediately after the setup. Learn more from the local farmers on how they go about growing their wet rice crops including what is involved in the process. Familiarise yourself with the process of water buffalo ploughing, agricultural watering system and even placing the baby rice crop onto the muddy field. Be prepared to get your hands dirty as you sweat, toil and laugh together with your host family under the afternoon sun.

Then, enjoy some buffalo ride at a small pond on the rice farm and help yourself to some delicious local meal and tea with your fellow farmers and host family. Finally, wrap up your trip and return to your hotel on your minivan after an afternoon of good toil and hard work.


Cancellation Policy:

  • Cancellations made more than four days from commencement date will be given full refund
  • Cancellations made less than four days before commencement date will incur a 50% cancellation fee
  • There will be no refunds given for cancellations made one day before or less from commencement date

Pick-Up Time:

  • 8:00 am - 8:30 am
  • 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm

What's Included:

  • Return transfer
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Bicycle/van
  • Farming uniforms: clothes, conical hat, boots, gloves
  • 2 complimentary bottle of water (extra charge for 1 beer is 30,000 VND, 1 soft drink is 20,000 VND and 1 water is 10,000 VND)
  • A local rice meal with a local farmer family at the rice field
  • A chance for brunch time with rice pancake and peanut with rice
  • 10% VAT

What's Not Included:

  • Travel Insurance
  • Personal tips
  • Any Items Not Mentioned

Additional Information:

  • Price for tour is based on minimum 2 pax
  • Child prices are applicable to children below 11 years old
  • This tour is subject to availability. Please check with Adventoro Concierge (Call / Whatsapp +6010 468 8011) to inquire about the availability of this tour
  • Tour is Seat-In-Coach (SIC/Join-In-Tour). If you want a private tour, an additional surcharge of 3,500,000 VND is applicable for your tour
  • Pick-up and drop-off are both only in Hoi An. If guests stay at hotels like Four Seasons - The Nam Hai Resort or Le Belhamy Resort, there is a 600,000 VND chargeable for the round trip transfer. If you are staying in Da Nang, please arrange your own transfer to the meeting point at Nam Long Restaurant - 103 Cua Dai Street or at the front of Victoria Hoi An Beach Resort
  • If group tour from 12 pax and up, a private trip will be offered
  • Please also bring:
  • Sun protection cream & lotion
  • Fully charged camera
  • Caps/hats
  • Footwear - flip-flops, thongs, sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Towel and extra clothes in case of being wet
  • Tour itinerary and prices are subject to change without prior notice
  • Transfer duration above are estimated and subject to traffic and weather condition, and not inclusive of any sightseeing tours
  • Please adhere to strict pick-up time punctuality. Tour operators may forfeit tours for travellers if no-show during the stipulated time
  • Registered name of the traveller must be corresponding with photograph documentation (Example: Passport). Tour operators reserve the right to reject if registered traveller fails to provide photographed documentation of their own

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List of Location(s):

    Pick up is also available for other location(s) under the vicinity of Hoi An. For more information, please contact Adventoro's concierge service.

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