Hue & Hoi An Old Town

  • From Hue & Hoi An, options are offered to make one day excursion to visit Hue, or My Son & Thu Bon river, cooking class tour or Cham Island

Option
Haft day cooking class excursion

The excursion starts around 8:15 a.m by going to the local market in Hoi An guided by chef assistant to buy ingredients for cooking class.

Then we will take the boat down Thu Bon River until Red Bridge Restaurant. Upon arrival, we will be guided by a short tour in the garden in order to instruct us to collect the herbs for relishing the menu. The cooking instruction class takes around 2 hours and we will learn how to make some local specialties dishes. The cooking class excursion is finished by lunch and we will eat what we have made and the extra invited dish prepared by Restaurant.

Duration: From 8:00 a.m to 14:00 p.m

Including: Boat trip, English speaking guide, lunch

Not including: Transfer back to Hoi An Town (you can take taxi for $2-$3), drinks, tips

Type of service: Sharing service /Private

Option
Full day visit to Imperial Hue

Transfer to the pier where we will take the boat on Perfume River. The first stop will be Thien Mu Pagoda, the most worshipped place of Buddhism in the central Vietnam where we explore before continuing down the river to Minh Mang Mausoleum, the second emperor of Nguyen Dynasty and see the interesting monuments.

After visiting, we continue by road to visit Tu Duc Mausoleum, Royal Palace, Citadel, Purple Prohibited City… Transfer to the hotel and finish the excursion

Duration: From 8 a.m to 17 p.m daily

Including: Transport, English speaking tour guide (other language upon request), entry tickets

Not including: Drink, tips, other personal expenses

Type of service: Private tour / sharing service

Option
Cham Island and Snorkeling

Full day visit to Cham Island by picking up at the hotel and transfer by bus to Cua Dai quay and get on boat to Cham Island. You will relax in fresh cool wind and enjoy the beautiful landscape on the speed boat to Cham Island. We will visit Bai Lang (including: Bai Lang fishing village, Tay Tang Pagoda, Au Thuyen). We will continue the excursion by going to Bai Xep for snorkeling. Then, we will go to Bai Chong to relax, swim, sunbath and enjoy lunch with fresh seafood before returning to the mainland.

Duration: From 8:00 a.m to 17:00 p.m

Including: Transfer by car, Boat trip, English speaking guide, Entrance fee

Not including: Drinks, tips, personal expenses

Type of service: Sharing service /Private

Option
My Son and Thu Bon River

Full day visit to My Son and Thu Bon starts by picking up the clients at the hotel and depart by road to My Son, the most important archeological site of Vietnam which was built as holy city of mighty Champa Kingdom in the 3rd century. Cham architecture is as rich as its culture and as it was inspired by contemporary India, resulting in the extraordinary beauty of the temples.

This complex as seriously damaged by American bombing in August 1969 and 30 years later it was declared as World Heritage by Unesco.

After visiting My Son, we will go to the wharf where we take the boat trip on Thu Bon river to Hoi An and we will stop to visit some traditional handcrafted villages on the way back to Hoi An.

Duration: From 8:00 a.m to 17:00 p.m

Including: Transfer by car, Boat trip, English speaking guide,

Not including: Drinks, tips, entry tickets, personal expenses

Type of service: Sharing service /Private