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  • Languages Offered: English
  • Pick up at hotel by Jack Tran’s van
  • Transfer to a local fishing village
  • Learn about daily life of Vietnamese fishermen, their families and their community
  • Board Jack Tran’s  boat cruise and commence cruising on the Cua Dai River
  • Join local fisherman on the river and enjoy hands-on experience of round net and cast net fishing
  • Learn to paddle the unique Vietnamese bamboo basket boats and join in a basket boat race.               
  • Enjoy basket boat dancing on the round boat (THUNG CHAI) by Jack Tran’s crews.
  • Explore the now tranquil coconut-palm flanked waterways of a past war and hear of the extreme conditions endured by soldiers of both sides
  • Learn how to make an origami creations from reeds of palm leaves such as grasshopper , birds, ring, sunglass ,bracelets….etc
  • Back on-board our Jack Tran’s boat, enjoy lunch and cold beer or soft drink
  • Return to hotel by coach.
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Jack Tran Tours

FISHING VILLAGE BASKET BOAT you will enjoy a wide range of experiences - from learning traditional fishing techniques to paddling the strange and unique Vietnamese bamboo basket boats while exploring the now tranquil coconut-palm flanked waterways of a past war.

     On this tour we provide an authentic social and cultural insight into the local Vietnamese way of life. As well you will take part in some hands-on activities that are fun, safe and interesting to people all of ages.   

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Great way to spend the morning thru lunch

We had many guides over our stay in Vietnam but our favorite will always be Lily--admittedly talkative but not only informative but funny, poignant, and personal. Yes, we threw out the fish nets and spun around in basket boats before origami amongst the reeds, but...More

Thank Richard E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Lovely afternoon activity

Great team, enjoyed the fishing experience with an amazing team. Viet, Giap, Chung, Cuong and Sang. The A-Team!

Thank Maor B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Seeing how the locals live!!

Loved the day seeing how the locals fish and use of the small basket boats in action.It was a wet morning but the tour still went ahead (rain ponchos provided). Got collected at the hotel and then short drive to our destination with plenty of...More

Thank A H
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile
Best tour in Hoi An

This tour offers lots of history and hands on experiences, yummy Vietnamese food along with the best tour guides!! jenni was such a sweetheart

Thank Natasha K
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile
Lilly is amazing!

We had a large group of two families including 5 adults and 5 kids ages 6-12. We read the TripAdvisor reviews and wanted to see if this tour was as good as the reviews. It was even better! If I could give a 6 rating,...More

Thank John Q
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