• Riverfront

Excursion

Fishermen and Waterways of the Past tour

Experience traditional Hoi An fishing

Discover the important role of Hoi An's fishermen on our half day Fishermen and Waterways of the Past tour.

Start with a morning visit to a local fishing village where you can learn about the daily lives of local Vietnamese fishermen, their families and communities.

Hop aboard your local boat for a river cruise down to Cua Dai.

Meet and engage with local fishermen and get hands-on experience of traditional round net and cast net fishing.

You will also have the chance to manoeuvre the unique Vietnamese bamboo basket boats, joining in a basket boat race.

Explore the coconut-palm flanked waterways of the past war and hear recounts of the extreme conditions endured by the servicemen. 

Essential Information

  • Duration:  Half day tour
  • Useful Information:  Tours depart daily from Hoi An hotels however the best time to take this tour is between April and August.