Hoi An Travel

Thanh Nam Fishing Village

Duration: half day

Destination: Hoian - Hoian

Fishing Village Thanh Nam is shaped by the Thu Bon River. Fishermen have come here since timeimmemorial to cast their nets and catch prawns, crab and fish at the place we now call “Con Chai”Fishing Dune). Go to the enchanting Thanh Nam Fishing Village, stay and work with the accommodating local people and learn how to catch fish in this traditional fishing area.


One-day program
9 am: Our local guide will meet you at Hotel and you will ride by bicycle to Thanh Nam fishing village. Here you will receive a brief introduction to the history of the village and a tour of the display room with its traditional fishing tools such as: basket, net, wooden boat and other original Vietnamese utensils.After that, we will take you in a boat with some local fisherman to learn how to cast a net and hopefully catch some fish. After bidding farewell to the local fisherman, continue to Dai Chiem estuary to visit the peaceful waterways with their many boats and wharf.You will have lunch at a local restaurant and return to Hoi An where our programme finishes at 3pm.

Half-day program
Itinerary is the same as the one-day programme. However, there is no lunch nor boat trip, just return by bicycle.


  • Visitor entrance fee
  • Bicycle and boat tour
  • Local guide (English/ Vietnamese)
  • Fisherman/guide fee
  • Fishing-boat (2 persons/ 1boat)
  • Fishing tools
  • Lunch
  • Exclusions:


  • Travel insurance and expenses not included above
  • Children under 12 years old: pay half price
  • 1 free group leader / tour escort for group of over 15 paying full price
  • For the half-day programme the lunch and boat are not included, just the return trip by bicycle.

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