Paddling down the poetic Thu Bon River is a great way explore the beautiful and photogenic Hoi An River life
Paddle along the poetic Thu Bon River
Try hands with traditional handicraft with local artisans
Have a closer look to local life by the river banks.
|DEPARTURE FROM||Hoi An Town|
|DESTINATION||Cam Thanh mangrove forest|
|TRANSPORTATION||Taxi/ Private bus, kayak or SUP (Stand up paddle board)|
|ACTIVITY||Kayaking or Stand up paddle boarding|
|BEST SEASON||Year round|
|WHAT TO BRING||
08.00/13.00 – Pick up from your hotel to our kayak station in Cam Thanh for a briefing on kayaking route and safety. You’ll then spend around 4 hours to discover Thu Bon river – the most important traffic system in Hoi An.
There’re plenty opportunities to interact with local fishermen and farmers. Dockyards, mangroves, vegetable gardens, bird life, local houses and uninterrupted ocean view will all be featured on your paddle.
On the way, there’s time to pay a visit to a local house in Duy Vinh village, where the local hosts happily show you their traditional sedge mattress weaving craft. You’ll also spend time at a bamboo studio in Cam Thanh and listen to the story of 3-generation family with deep passion for bamboo craft. You’ll be surprised and excited to see all the different household facilities that created out of bamboo and how they keep old technologies will not be forgotten.
Morning tour starts at 8.00 AM
Afternoon tour starts at 13.00
Paddle distance: 4km
You can choose to use Kayak or Stand up paddle board during the tour.