The Tam Giang – Cau Hai lagoon stretches for 68 kilometers with water surface area about 22,000 hectares. Tam Giang – Cau Hai is the largest coastal ecosystem in Southeast Asia. The Tam Giang Lagoon is about 12 km from the city and takes 25 minutes by car. The most beautiful moment in Tam Giang Lagoon is at the sunrise and sunset.
Besides that, Thuy Bieu Village is an ancient village situated on the southern bank of Perfume River. Merely 7km from Hue city centre, Thuy Bieu is a hidden gem of untouched nature and culture and is mostly famous for its mild sweet Thanh Tra, a special kind of pomelo with refined fragrance and green skin.
“Thuy Bieu in the morning – Tam Giang in the afternoon” is an experience tour in Hue for visitors to explore fruit orchard with a fresh green pomelo gardens, with the characteristic ancient beam houses and immerse themselves in the largest lagoon system in Southeast Asia. “Thuy Bieu and Tam Giang tour” is one of the inevitable trends and follows the oriented development of Hue tourism. This is the tourism type developing strongly in the world and Vietnam, when people are always oriented towards the nature and sustainable development.
Hue – Thuy Bieu – Tam Giang – Hue
Pick up Hotel in Hue
Pick up and drop off in hotel
Mineral water and travel insurance
English speaking guide
Dragon boat on Huong river
Bike in Thuy Bieu
Sampan Boat in Tam Giang
Lunch & dinner and bottled water
Tip for tour guide and driver
Beverages in meals
Policy for Children:
Children from 6 – 10 years old: 30% discount
Children older than 10 years old: as adult price
08:30: Our car and tour guide will pick up at your hotel in Hue to depart for Thuy Bieu Village by dragon boat from Toa Kham Wharf. Before coming Thuy Bieu village, our boat stops sightseeing in Thien Mu Pagoda – the oldest pagoda and symbol of Hue city.
09:00: Upon arriving Thuy Bieu Wharf, you will cycle through shady pomelo gardens to the first place of Thuy Bieu eco village tour: Luong Quan temple. It is a place of worship of the goddess of the village and is an annual gathering place for the villagers on Tet holidays.
09:30: Coming to a garden house at 51 Thanh Nghi. The garden house is a hundred years old and is a model house in the area.
11:00: Continue visiting painting family to see the countryside painting art of the young local artists. The paintings here mainly reflect an aspiration for a peaceful, happy and prosperous life and often depict the animals in people’s lives.
11:30: It’s time to relax your feet after a 2-hour ride. You will have 30 minutes of herbal foot bath.
12:00: Enjoy a local lunch in the garden. Dishes are made from local ingredients by skillful hand of women of poetic Hue. Then take a rest.
13:00: You will learn how to make pomelo skin jam under the guidance of the house owner. Then you can enjoy what you make.
14:00: Continue to enjoying the tour of Ru Cha – Sunset on Tam Giang Lagoon.
Our car and experienced guide pick up you at the hotel depart for Tam Giang. Leave Hue for Thuan An. Approximately 12km from the center of Hue city, lead to Thuan An Beach and to Tam Giang bridge with Rucha mangroves. This is a primeval forest with an area of about 4 hectares, existing more than 100 years ago.
15:00: Get on boat (sampan) and cruise to Sam Chuon area to start your trip on Tam Giang Lagoon – the largest brackish water lagoon in Southeast Asia and have a chance to discover the biggest part of Tam Giang Lagoon. On the late afternoon, this is the wonderful moments to take your photos. Floating on the water, you will have time to see the changes of time and life as well as the local life of fishing village. An interesting to play kayaking on the lagoon and visit " Cho house", nò, sáo…
16:30: Enjoy a seafood lunch at Chuon Lagoon with local specialties “Seafood pancake with “Kinh” and Chuon wine of soaked crab”.
17:30: Boat takes you around the lagoon to see sunset. Finish the tour and back to the hotel.