Apart from the beautiful beach and ocean tour activities, there is a River named “Cai” that is endowed to Nha Trang. Come aboard the scenic river tour, it is definitely a good day trip out of the bustling city of Nha Trang to look for serenade scenery and daily life of local long the river bank of Cai.
09h00: Car and tour guide pick guest up from hotel. Travel down the Cai River to observe the peaceful life of the villages along Nha Trang’s waterway and witness the daily life of the local people. The trip begins with a visit to the Ponagar Temple. An outstanding example of Cham architecture, situated on Mount Cu Lao this hillside offers panoramic views of the surrounding. From here board the riverboat for the leisurely cruise.
09h45: Head to Eastern Sea, there is a Whale’s Shrine which was built in XVI century by a local fisherman
10h15: Stop at Coconut Dune. Enjoy fresh coconut taken by local people. Guests take a photo of the countryside garden & enjoy the fresh-air of Nha Trang’s countryside. Continue the river cruise and see both sides as local fisherman dive and throw net to catch fish.
10h45: Stop at the Ancient House – which was built in XVII century. Outdoor was decorated with lots of bonsai and fruit gardens made by the owner. Indoor was decorated with an ancestor’s shrine with wooden sculptures from XVI century.
Guests may buy souvenirs, such as: silk, cotton, bag, wallet, gift, coconut tea-pot…
Enjoy a dish of fresh fruits before leaving.
12h00: Take a Horse Carriage walk along the countryside road of Nha Trang. Next is Weave Mat House: The village path leads us to the home of one family who weave mats from rushes which grow abundantly in the surrounding area. Two people working together will weave just four mats in a day, which will be taken to the local market and traded for food and other essentials.
13h00: Have lunch at River Side restaurant near a wooden bridge.
14h00: Relaxing at Thap Ba Hot Spring Center to regain your health.
16h00: Guide drops guests off at the hotel.