Hoi An: Lantern Making and Basket Boat Tour

Code: sgt-85018
1/2 Day
  • Rowing basket boat
  • My Son holy land and Cam Thanh eco village (8)
  • Rowing basket boat
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  • Cam-Thanh-eco-village-10-4-820×615

Basket Boat And Latern Making Class

Tour Program:  8:00 am  to  11:30 am
Our tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel lobby in the morning.

After that we will join lantern making class at Hoi An.

Latern making class at Hoi An
Latern making class at Hoi An

You will create your own Hoi An handmade lantern, a symbol of good luck, happiness and wealth. Learn deeply about lantern-making crafts with silk fabric and bamboo wood to create lanterns of different shapes. You can keep what you made as a handmade souvenir for your home!

Next, at approx. 9:30 am, we will have a transfer with our van to Cam Thanh Eco Village and here we can learn how to paddle the unique vietnamese bamboo basket boat, which will be a lot of fun! You can get wet!

Rowing basket boat
Rowing basket boat

Thereafter we will enjoy a hand on experience of round net and cast net fishing done by local fishermen.

You will also see the basket boat performance.

At arround 11:30 am you will be dropped off at your hotel in Hoi An and Da Nang (for Da Nang we charge extra) – Tour end.


TOUR DETAILS FOR: Basket Boat and latern making class
DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Hoi An (for Da Nang we charge extra)
DEPARTURE TIME 8:00 am to 11:30 am
  • Create your own Hoi An latern
  • Ride with bamboo basket boat
  • Hand on experience at net fishing
  • Pick up and drop of from hotel in Hoi An
  • English speaking guide
  • Latern class
  • Basket boat service
  • Bottle drinking water
  • Personal expenses and drinks
  • Pick up from Da Nang (can be booked as additional service at checkout)
What should you bring?
  • Hats/caps, sun cream, sunglasses, anti-insect cream
  • Sport Shoes, clothes that cover up elbows and knees are recommended
  • Camera

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My Son holy land – once the capital city of Champa kingdom  (around the 4th to 13th century). My Son is a large complex of religious relics that comprises more than 70 architectural works. They include temples and towers connecting to each other with complicated red brick designs. The major structure of Cham architecture is tower, built to reflect the divinity of the king.

Tour program:   7:30 am  & return  2:30 pm.

In the morning at 7:30 am ,our  Guide and Driver will pick you up at hotel lobby and then leaving  Hoi An for My Son holy land  and arriving  at  9:30 am.

Spending 2 hours  walking around My Son with our Tour Guide. Seeing the beauty of My Son in the morning .This is also the greatest time of the day to see the My Son without many tourists and traffic. The temperature is also cooling. At 11 am  leaving My Son by minibus to local family for lunch.

After lunch we take a boat to Cam Thanh eco- village .Here you will have chance to see the local hardly  catching fish by some traditional way  on the river . we  have  45 minutes to try  basket boats  with local people.You will be immersed in the natural beauty of the nipa palm forest  and then  we  will take you back to hotel . End  tour .

what should you  bring  ?

Hats/ caps, sun cream , sunglasses .

Clothes that cover up elbows and knees are recommended

Highlights :

-Honorably recognized as a world heritage in 1999

-Explore all temples built and  rebuilt from 4th century to 13rd century

-Traditional Cham pa show is performed at 9:30 am

-Boat trip on Thu Bon river

-Vietnamese lunch and have chance to talk with local people.

-Try special basket boat












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