On this tour you will have fun and adventures as you paddle to explore Cam Thanh eco-system area as well as local life along Thu Bon River. The paddle will finish in the old town where you will get a unique view of the town from the water. A beautiful way to see the ancient town of Hoi An away from the busy streets
Paddle through the mangrove forest of Nipa palms
See life on the river and how the Thu Bon River is an important part of life in Hoi An
Unique view of the Ancient Town from water level away from the crowded streets
|DEPARTURE FROM||Hoian Town|
|DESTINATION||Cam Thanh Forest|
|TRANSPORTATION||Taxi/ Private bus, kayak/ Stand up paddle board|
|ACTIVITIES||Kayaking/ Stand up paddle boarding (you can choose either one)|
|BEST SEASON||Year round|
|WHAT TO BRING||
08.30/14.30 – Pick up from your hotel and have a quick transfer to our kayak station in Cam Thanh. After a briefing on paddle safety and the area you will be kayaking, we’ll set off to the mangrove forest where the most well grown Nipa palms (locally known as cocopalm) are found. It is a unique mangrove ecosystem to Hoi An and the scenery is spectacular.
We then paddle along the Thu Bon River to the heart of Ancient Town. It’s a unique experience to catch the reflection of old houses from water level perspective. After 2.5 hours, we’ll embark at a local pier opposite the Ancient Town, there’s time for refreshment at a riverside café before get a transfer back to your hotel. Trip ends.
Paddle distance: 7km
You can choose to use Kayak or Stand up paddle board during the tour.