Trà Quế Vegetable Village is located about 2.5 kilometers from the center of Hội An to the north. This land was formed in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. It is famous for many vegetable products which have the taste of folk medicine and tasty flavor. Vegetables are planted by traditional intensive farming methods and fertilized by algae of Trà Quế lagoon. Therefore, green vegetables here have a unique and aromatic flavor.
1. Basic tour: VND 35.000/ticket
– Pick up guests at the Reception Center of Trà Quế Vegetable Village and guide the tour according to the schedule:
-> Visit Nguyễn Điển’s tomb – a famous mandarin who made a great contribution during his mandarin period under the reigns of Kings Minh Mạng, Thiệu Trị and Tự Đức.
-> Visit Trà Quế stone well which was built in Champa period, providing clean and fresh water for old residents.
-> Watch farmers presentation in preparing soil, fertilizing by algae, transplanting vegetable seedlings, watering and experiencing as a farmer.
-> Enjoy Trà Quế basil seed drink, have a rest and say goodbye.
2. Experience “Morning coffee at the Vegetable Village”: VND 120.000/ticket
– Pick up guests at the Reception Center of Trà Quế Vegetable Village, guide guests to move into the vegetable village and introduce the history of occupation village formation.
-> Visitors can enjoy the view of vegetable village early in the morning, harvest vegetables with farmers (pluck vegetables, bunch vegetables, etc.) and experience as a Trà Quế farmer to prepare soil, fertilize by algae, transplant vegetable seedlings and water.
-> Visitors have a rest at the rest stop in the village, have breakfast with Quảng noodles, morning coffee, and Trà Quế basil seed drink, relax, enjoy the whole view of vegetable village and say goodbye.