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Hoi An: Bamboo Basket Boat Experience on Thu Bon River

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Discover the beauty of Bay Mau Coconut Forest and learn how to fish like a local on a short basket boat tour in Hoi An. Watch fishermen throw a traditional net and locals spin the boat in circles.


  • Enjoy a day with nature in Hoi An and visit the stunning Bay Mau Coconut Forest
  • Enjoy shaking basket boat performance and net-fishing by local people
  • Hop on a basket boat and admire the beauty of the nearby river


As you board basket boat, your will be welcomed by cold coconut juice. After that the rower will hand you a conical hat. Not only is this great for pictures, but it will help keep the sun off your shoulders and provide shade on a hot sunny day. Floating down the coconut forest is a somewhat romantic and peaceful experience. On your trip keep a lookout for birds in the shrubs and thousands of little crabs scurrying along the sandy banks. Paddling through Thu Bon river by the basket boat and explore Bay Mau Coconut Forest with many interesting activities: - Experience put on the conical hats like the locals - Enjoy the beauty of Bay Mau Coconut Forest - Go through Bay Mau Coconut Forest - Watch basket boat performance spin arround - Have a chance to try paddling basket boat - See how traditionally throwing fishing net. It can be noisy a little bit due to Karaoke activity. - Experience using simple tools to catch fish and crabscatching crabs - Enjoy random folk singing performance by locals in a short time *** Basket boat is ridden by locals so communication by English is limitted.


Bamboo basket boat Coconut juice Entrance ticket

Important Information

  • Basket boat is ridden by locals so communication by English is limitted. Tour operator will re-confirm details of your booking and meeting point 1 day in advance, please provide social contact information (whatsapp/ wechat/ Kakaotalk/ Line)

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