Hoi An - Day Tours

Sunset Cruise on the Thu Bon River

Relax and enjoy a tranquil evening in the Hoi An countryside with a sunset cruise. Travel along the Thu Bon River by boat through the water coconut palm plantations as the sun is setting. Take a short journey in a traditional basket boat en route to experience a truly local mode of transport.

A special moment of the day is watching the sun setting and there is no better place to see this than in Hoi An beside a water coconut palm plantation on the Thu Bon River. Along the way ride in a local basket boat know as a thung chai.

Note: this tour is non private and operated on a join in basis.

Tour Inclusions:

  • Local English speaking guide.
  • Entrance fee’s for mentioned visits.
  • Transfers and transport by private air conditioned vehicle.
  • Boat trip as mentioned in the itinerary.


Half Day Hoi An Cooking Class

This half day culinary adventure at the Red Bridge Cooking School takes you to the local market to buy ingredients for the morning’s cooking class. Then it’s a quick boat trip along the Thu Bon River to the school, where you will be treated to demonstrations of Hoi An specialties before being let loose in the kitchen.

Following breakfast at your hotel transfer by private vehicle to Hai Scout Café at 98   Nguyen Thai Hoc St for the start of your half days cooking class. Departure time is at 8.15am a welcome drink will be served before visiting Hoi An’s colourful market to experience the amazing sights, sounds and aromas of the market. Following board The Red Bridge boat for a leisurely cruise (25 minutes) along the Hoi An River to the Redbridge Cooking School. The cooking class is an interesting and fun way to learn about the local cuisine -the class runs for about 2-hours, and includes demonstrations from the school’s chefs, a chance to cook some dishes then enjoy lunch. Following your meal head back to Hoi An Town (arrive around 1300). (L)

Note: Only the transfers to and from the meeting point for the cooking class are private and all other services are on a join in basis.

Tour Inclusions:

  • Local English speaking guide
  • Entrance fee’s for mentioned visits
  • Transfers and Touring by private air conditioned vehicle
  • Boat trip as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Meals as discussed in the itinerary – 1 Lunch.