RECOMMENDED FOR: Anyone who doesn’t have much time but still wants to “get the taste” of Hoi An countryside.
Motorbike Vespa Tours will take you to the carpentry village of Kim Bong belongs to the Cam Kim commune, just on the other side of Hoi An river. It was famous for earthenware that sold in many provinces in Central Vietnam. Their work on the head of columns, rafters, pillars, altars, tables, chairs and beds are incredible and masterpieces that anyone would admire and give praise to when they see it. Most of the architectural projects in Hoi An ancient town were constructed by the village natives from the heyday of Hoian as a commercial port. They were built by skillful carpenters and still valuable today.
The technique of Kim Bong carpenters is exceptional. The Kim Bong carpenters still keep their traditional alive. By coming there through the beautiful countryside roads, we can explore the traditional methods that locals use to build the wooden boat, carve wood and make different furniture.
By going further, you can learn about the typical space of a countryside house in the past, different farming and handicraft tools for those local people. Keep your camera on for capturing the way they make rice paper and ricer cracker with their skillful hands. You even can do it yourself!
Next, we going to another local family, talk to know more about their life, and see how they weave the special grass to make sleeping mat or sleeping grass, one of the most important things in our bedroom.
Following the small back roads through rice paddies, where we can be impressed by the rustic beauty of Vietnam, we will visit the unique bamboo bridge that over 300m long. It will be a great place for taking fantastic photo!
Finally, Motorbike Vespa Tours will driving back to the riverside, take a rest, enjoy nice local food and relaxing before we come back to your hotel.