Tra Que is a small village located 3km north of Hoi An’s Old Town. Its location is between De Vong River and Tra Que alga pond. Thanks to the special condition of rich soil and water, the village has long been known for growing many kinds of vegetables: lettuce, salad, houttuynia, flagrant knotweed, basil and coriander vegetables etc, with which the traditional specialities of Hoi An have gained part of their fame. The village is named after the sweet scented vegetables that spice up the everyday meals of the Hoi An people.
Depart at 08:00 am/ 01:30 pm. End of tour at 01:00 pm/ 06:30 pm
Pick up guests at the hotel. Depart to Tra Que Herb village by bicycle. Tra Que is a charming little village of Hoi An, the village is named after the sweet scented vegetables that spice up the everyday meals of the Pho Hoi people. En route, tourists have time to take photos of farmers, buffaloes, duck farms…
Take a short stroll around the vegetable garden and listen to the history of the village. Then join gardening activities in preparing the land, fertilizing with seaweed, raking the ground, sowing, watering, picking vegetables… After spending time with the farmers, enjoy foot soak and foot massage before getting to preparing dinner with a local family. Join cooking with “Tam Huu” spring roll, “Banh xeo” – a local pancake.
Bid farewell to your host family before back to your hotel. End the tour.