• Pick up time:8:30 AM
  • Return time:16:00


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What to bring

  • Sun protection (brimmed-hat recommended)
  • Insect repellent
  • Good shoes/sandal for cycling
  • Swimming suit in summer if you’d like to jump into river
Group size Price per person
2 pax USD 70
3 - 4 pax USD 60

Child policy

  • Not recommended for children under 10 years old


If you’re looking for a way to explore Hoi An that doesn’t involve just a walking around, then this trip is worth considering. Just a short ride out of the Old Town the stunning countryside leaves you spell bound: endless rice paddies, conical hats and water buffalo. Journey further still and discover the local people performing ancient arts and trades using skills handed down through the generations. Let’s spend a full day to explore the local life with your own pedals and paddle


  • Explore authentic of Hoi An local culture
  • Experience river life on Thu Bon river
  • Getting closer to local villagers and artisans


8:30 AM – Our guide will pick you up from your hotel with bicycles and you will set off to Duy Vinh Commune. The picturesque cycling route is highlighted with rice fields, local gardens and markets. Stop as often as you wish for taking photographs or some easy chat with locals (using our guide as a translator). There is also time to pay a visit to a local organic garden and then a family who are still practicing the craft of weaving sedge mattresses with traditional techniques.Our cycling route ends at a local house in Duy Vinh to enjoy their home-cooked lunch.

In the afternoon, we’ll meet our water gear and hop on a kayak for paddling towards the Nypa palms forest. Locally known as cocopalm forest, this mangrove area has been well known by its unique ecosystem and peaceful scenery. There might be time for some breaks en-route at an isolated island and a bamboo studio, where a talented craftsmen created everything from bamboo.

By 4 pm, trip ends at our kayak station in Cam Thanh. You’ll then get a transfer back to your hothel. Ends of your services.

  • Departure
    From your hotel in Hoi An
  • Departure Time
    8:30 AM
  • Return Time
  • Included
    • Service of English-speaking guide
    • Bicycles and helmet
    • Kayak, paddle, dry bag and life vest
    • All entrance fees
    • Drinking water and snack during the tour
    • Lunch at local house
    • Transfer by taxi or electric cart as program
  • Not Included
    • Beverage, gratuities and personal expenses
    • Other services were not clearly mentioned above
  • Maps