Tour lasts around 3 hours and starts at around 10:30 am.
Pick up at your Hotel. Drive to Tra Que Garden which is located in Tra Que Organic Vegetable Village. Enjoy welcome drink then stroll around the vegetable village with your instructor before trying a water-buffalo ride. In the countryside of Vietnam the water-buffaloes are still considered the farmer’s best friends. After that, joining the farmer to see and to practice the traditional farming methods in preparing, and fertilizing the land with organic source of fertilizer such as seaweeds, wild weeds, soybean or peanut residue after oil extraction, or cow dung. The following steps are raking the ground, sowing or transplanting vegetables, watering, and some other gardening activities. After farming experience, you will take a break then have relaxing foot massage which is a health treatment with traditional medicinal herbs before having a meal with famous local dishes including:
01/“Banh Xeo”-Local Rice-Pancake, 02/Banana Flower Salad, 03/“Ram”-Local Fried Spring Roll, 04/Fish Cooked with Fresh Turmeric in Clay Pot, 05/Chicken Cooked with Lemongrass and Chili, 06/Steam Rice, and 07/Dessert with Seasonal Fruits.
After the meal, drive back to Hotel. Tour ends.
Price: 575,000 VND/pax or 25 USD/pax (We accept cash only).
Price Includes: Pickup and return from Hotel (by car/taxi), English speaking instructor, entrance fee to Organic vegetable village, local special drink (from lemon basil seeds), buffalo ride, farming tools, traditional foot massage, and meal.
Price Excludes: Insurance and other personal expenses
***We do have alternative ingredients and dishes for vegetarians
***Kids from 6 to 10 pay half price; kids under 6 are free of charge
***Minimum of two adults required