TRA QUE VILLAGE – HOI AN 1 DAY
08.00 Local guide meets you at hotel lobby with bicycle. Ride to local farm in Tra Que herb village.
The famer welcomes and takes you around the herb garden. There you can join in preparing the land and fertilizing it with seaweed from the local lake. Following steps are raking the ground, sowing, watering, picking vegetable and many other gardening activities. You take a short rest and enjoy foot soaking before getting to preparing lunch with the family. Your lunch will consist of many local delicacies including ‘Tam Huu’ spring roll, Banh xeo- local pancake of people in Vietnam middle region. You can join the cooking the meals if you want.
Around 14.00: Farewell to the family, ride back to Hoi An. Visit Japanese tomb on the way back.
Includes: Visiting fee, Bicycle, English speaking guide, Farming tools, Lunch, Banh Xeo (local pancake) & Tam Huu dishes and Demonstration.
Excludes: VAT, Insurance and other personal fees.
Tra Que Vegetable Village is 3km far from Hoi An old town on the direction of northeast. This land was formed 300 year ago, surrounded by De Vong River and Tra Que Lagoon, so it has very good atmosphere with fresh air…
From the village of Tra Que, Vegetables of many kinds have been provided for restaurants, hotels, Hoi An’s people as well as for other localities in Quang Nam Province and Da Nang City. Many kinds of organic and sweet smelling herbs have been planting in this area for ages.
Tra Que raw vegetables have been added up to make aromatic flavour to specialities of this village such as Tam Huu, Banh Xeo, Quang Noodle, vegetable cooked with garlic and so on.
Specially, the vegetable village has seveval herbs containing medicine that is good for health and made up orental medicines (also called Vietnamese Traditional Medicines).
Coming to Tra Que Vegetable Village, you will perceive cultural cachet of the traditional village. You will see the landscape of the green, clean and picturesque vegetable village with your own eyes. Together with the local farmers, you can exchange, investigate the techniques of cultivation, care and harvest of vegetable.
Your feet will be looked after by traditional madical methods (your feet are soaked in a basin with boiled water cooked with some kinds of medicinal herbs gathered from gardens).
Combining with foot massage,your feet will be treated for tiredness after having spent time travelling for a long time.
We believe that after the tour tour Tra Que Vegetable Village, you will feel buoyant and cheery and enjoy the real life of the local people of this place.