Hoi An is not only well – known for its special ancient town, fantastic local cuisine, long – tradition culture, hundred – year – old houses and buildings but Hoi An is also famous for its super tranquil countryside. So, there are many traditional villages that are still well kept by the locals. Thus, this adds another part of visit for travelers coming to this unique old town of Hoi An. So, to help you discover one of the traditional villages in this town and discover the fishing life of local fishermen as well as taking basket boat (round boat) on the river. Therefore, Premium Travel Vietnam (PTV) organizes Hoi An Basket Boat Tour.




Today, we will experience Hoi An Basket Boat Tour with Premium Travel Vietnam. So we will come to pick you up at the hotel and transfer to Hoi An dock. Then we start taking boat cruise downstream on Thu Bon rive to Cua Dai estuary. Along the way, you will have an opportunity to find out the fishing life of local people in Hoi An. So, the landscape of Hoi An’s rural areas on two sides of Thu Bon river is really picturesque. And if we see a fisherman fishing on the river, your camera is ready to take great pictures when he is throwing the fishing net into river. Possibly, you can have a talk with him to know more of his daily life.

After that, we keep cruising our boat heading to Cua Dai estuary. It will be a great chance for you to see fishing life of Hoi An people.


Then to continue our Hoi An Basket Boat Tour, we are heading to 7 – hectare Cam Thanh water coconut forest and we will go by some of very tranquil coconut palm – flanked waterways. A quiet rural village appears in front of our eyes and you will feel how relaxing the scenery is when you stay away from hustle in Hoi An center.

At arriving, you can firstly take a seat to take some beautiful photos or view the peace of area and enjoy a fresh water coconut. Following the tour are some thrilling and interesting stories of a past war led by a local villager about what happened in 1960’ when Viet Cong guerillas were hiding here.


Afterwards, we then get on basket boat (round boat) to go further in coconut forest and the boat rider will instruct you how to run or paddle this boat. You will see how funny and exciting the ride is! Moreover, she will tell you how to make some origami artwork from coconut leaves as well as trying to catch little purple crabs for fun.


Moving on our Hoi An Round Boat Tour, we will keep paddling to enjoy round boat performance by a local guy and even coracle boat racing competition on the river if you have a chance. You will definitely have a huge fun out here. Eventually, we will take you to a local restaurant nearby for lunch with some of Hoi An’s local dishes. And lastly, our guide and driver will come to take you back to your hotel. Then our Hoi An Basket Boat Tour will come to an end here.

How do you enjoy Hoi An Round Boat Tour?

First, this is probably the best Hoi An Basket Boat Tour, so if you participate in this tour with Premium Travel Vietnam, you will have a full range of fishing life activities from learning to cast fishing net into river to paddling unique basket boat in Hoi An. Therefore, Tin Basket Boat Tour Hoi An gives you an insight into Vietnamese fishing culture as well as harmonizing yourself into an authentic local fishing life.

Basket Boat Tour Hoi An Price?


Kindly send an email to or text/call us via Whatsapp at 0084979613777 (Mr. Viet) for more details and assistance about Basket Boat Tour Hoi An. We are honor to serve you and always at your service.

Tour inclusion

Tour exclusion

– 4 – seat private car with air conditioning and hotel pick up and drop off

– Experienced driver

– English speaking guide

– Entrance ticket

– Cold water and wet tissue

– Lunch


– Travel insurance

– Other expenses

– Soft drinks and beverages

– Tips and gratuities

Things to bring

Travel information


-Fully charged camera; Sun cream; Sandals or shoes; Caps/hats; Sun glasses; Insect spray


We might see lots of Korean and Chinese tourists and hear dancing music at coconut forest because it is a popular place for them.We will not organize the tour in case of bad weather i.e storms, typhoons, flooding…


How to book Hoi An Basket Boat Experience?


Fun Basket boat ride

So, if you come to Hoi An or Da Nang and would like to find a professional tour operator with best services for Hoi An Basket Boat Experience, do not hesitate to contact us:

Premium Travel Vietnam


Whatsapp/Viber at 0084 979613777

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