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An experience we will never forget
March 24, 2012

This tour combines all the best Hue has to offer: poetic Perfume River, tranquil countryside, sweet people and exotic cuisine. A fantastic cruise to visit unexplored villages plus a cooking class.

Detailed program

Day 01: Hue – Thuy Bieu Eco village – Cooking Class (L, D)
Pick you up at the hotel at 08:00 am to transfer to Thien Mu Pagoda wharf to embark on Emotion boat, check in around 08:30 am  and then visit Thien Mu pagoda
•    Visit fishing village, Bao Vinh and Thanh Ha Old Town – the bustling commercial trading port in the past.
•    Visit Sinh village where people make folk painting for worshiping, then walking or cycling through colorful flower gardens and green rice fields.
•    Visit Thanh Tien Village - where paper flowers are made to worship Kitchen God on 23th Dec of lunar month every year.  Back to the boat for lunch while cruising to enjoy Hue’s scenery on river bank.
•    Visit Van Mieu temple.

Arrive a quiet Thuy Bieu village – 6.5 km from the city centre – a laidback village famous for growing the Thanh Tra fruit (a kind of small pomelo), visit many garden houses, a unique feature of Hue countryside, and enjoy a nice walking and biking around the village.

•    Visit an old communal house, pass by several ancient ancestral temples and communicate with local people.
•    Visit an incense making family and discover the daily life of local people while they are working strenuously with joy and enthusiasm. You may also join their activities: gardening, talking and drinking tea with them. 

Back to Thuy Bieu restaurant, relax by steeping your foot in medicinal herb water – a traditional therapeutic practice and enjoy excellent massage by blind people, watch beautiful sunset on the poetic river.

In the evening, join our cooking class and prepare dinner by yourself with our chief’s instruction. Have dinner with dishes you have just cooked. Sweet overnight on boat.


Day 2: Perfume River Emotion boat – Disembark (B)
Breakfast on boat while enjoying the magnificent sunrise on Perfume River.
Disembark at Thien Mu Pagoda wharf, end of tour (around 08:00 am). Transfer back to your hotel. End of services


Price and Included


Check rate

  2. From To   19/12/2018

Single Supplement (52 USD)


- The private transport for pick up and drop off
- The private English speaking
- 01 night on Emotion Boat (based on 2 persons/private cabin)
- Meals as indicated (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
- Food for cooking class and the cooking instructions by chef
- Medicinal herbs water for steeping your foot
- Entrance fees & bicycle


- Tips and personal expenses as drinks, telephone, laundry…
- Hotel in Hue
- Visa to Vietnam
- Personal travel insurance

- Bank charge fees
- Other services not mentioned in the “Inclusion”

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