The trip focuses on Da Nang city & Hoian ancient town in central Vietnam. Da Nang & Hoian are both beautiful and peaceful destinations with some amazing beaches, cheap delicious street food and friendly people. It is an easy short trip for your family with interesting destinations for adults as well as kids. Once you have experienced the charm of Vietnam you will be back for more and that is our guarantee!
Day 1 Danang Arrival
Upon arrival at Danang airport, you will be picked up by our local tour guide and driver, then transfer to our hotel at Danang beach. Da Nang has a coastline of 30 kilometers long, famous for many beautiful seashores stretching from the north to the south such as My Khe, Nam O, Xuan Thieu, Thanh Binh, Tien Sa, Son Tra, Bac My An, Non Nuoc. They are calm seas with green water during four seasons. Free at leisure in the rest of the day at beach. Overnight in Danang
Day 2 Da Nang – Hoi An Old Quarter (B/L)
This morning, we check out of our hotel and transfer to Hoi An. On the way we will visit Da Nang city with the Cham Museum, which houses the most complete collection of Cham Artifacts anywhere in the world, Marble Mountain and My Khe Beach. There is a walking tour with our guide in the afternoon around the ancient town of Hoi An. Overnight in Hoian
Day 3 Hoi An – Cooking class (B, L)
Our tour can start at 08:15 AM or at 01:30 PM. We will meet at the lobby of the hotel from where we can walk to Scout Cafe to have a refreshing drink. We then visit Hoi An colorful market and experience the amazing sights, sounds and aromas of this busy place. We will have the opportunity to interact with local sellers while purchasing some of the ingredients which will be used in the upcoming cookery lesson. Afterwards, we will board the Red Bridge boat for a leisurely cruise, of about 25 minutes, along Thu Bon River to the Cookery School. This will give us a chance to view local river life, so make sure our camera is in hand. Upon arrival, we will explore the cookery school’s herb and vegetables garden before learning about some of Hoi An’s as well as Vietnam’s more well-known dishes. The cookery lesson runs for about 2 hours, each dish is first demonstrated by the Red Bridge’s Chef before we prepare the dish ourselves. Included in the class is a brief introduction to Vietnamese food carving (plate decoration). After the lesson we can then enjoy our culinary creations. In the afternoon, we are free time to relax. Overnight in Hoian
Day 4 Hoi An Relaxing Day (B)
Today we are free and at our leisure to either go for shopping or to the beach etc. Overnight in Hoian
Day 5 Danang Departure (B)
We will transfer to Da Nang airport to take the departure flight. End of services!