- Tour location: Peaceful countryside village of Hanoi
- Departure: 8:30 am
- Tour Duration: 6 hours
- Tour Runs: Minimum 2 persons. Maximum on request
Overview of Wet rice growing tour
Rice is the staple diet in many Asian countries, especially in Vietnam. Perhaps, you have seen rice growing in most of Asian rice paddy fields. However, you do not know the sequence of rice cultivation in Vietnam. It is still secret know how for the western tourists. We would like to organize the wet rice growing tour for you. Through this tour, we instruct you how to cultivate rice in the fields and also help you experience the hardships of Vietnamese farmers. We are sure this wet rice growing tour will make your trip an extremely memorable experience in a lifetime. Moreover, You complete the day leisurely cycling along countryside road witnessing local Vietnamese life first hand with endless chance for photos. You can be sure that the short, easy bike ride will be an awesome soft adventure!
- Join local farmers for working on the field
- Cycling in the countryside to experience village life and breath fresh air
- Photo shooting with cow
- To be insight into Vietnam countryside
Itinerary of Wet rice cultivation Hanoi Tour
– Picking up and dropping off guest at hotel by car.
– Starting biking to the countryside throughout the rice paddle, enjoy the fresh air with the nature
– Meeting the local farmer, talking with them about their local farming daily life and having a cup of tea with them at their house
– Wearing farming clothes before getting into muddy rice field like: Vietnamese authentic and traditional farmer clothes, conical hat, boost & hellip;
– Listening to the tour guide introduced and explained about the process of the wet rice how to grow it.
– Starting the farming works to learn how to grow wet rice with cow plough, use agricultural water system.
– Transplanting baby wet rice at the rice paddle field
– Enjoy herding cow around the village.
– Back local family and enjoy lunch and cold beer or soft drink
– Drive back to the hotel by car
Tour rate : $79/per person (at least 2 people) – private tours, 58USD / per person for a seat in coach tour
- Pick up and drop off at hotel by private car/minivan/ shuttle bus based on your group size
- English speaking tour guide
- Push bike for cycling around the peaceful village or going for a walk
- Farming uniforms: Clothes, conical hat, boost, gloves 1 unit of soft drink or water
- A local rice meal with a local family farmer
- Tips and Gratuities
- Personal expenses
- Other services not clearly mentioned
- All of eco-tours are private tour
- Tour rate changed without prior notice.
- All rate is quoted in USD
- In case of inclement weather, the tour will be cancelled.
- Booking required at least 2 days advanced notice of tour date
Let’s Hanoi Eco Tour organize this wonderful Wet rice cultivation experience for you.