Tra Que Villagegreat place to experience local life in Hoi An

​​​Last Update: 24th October 2020

Located approximately 3 x kilometers northeast of Hoi An Town, Tra Que Village offers a great chance to experience local farming life, especially herbs and vegetables planting. The best traveling way is to ride a bicycle from Hoi An to the small village.​

Tra Que Village Fast Facts

  • Name: Tra Que Village
  • Location: 3 x kilometers from Hoi An Town
  • Things to do there: Vietnamese Farming Life, Photography, Cycling
  • Who visits: Photographers, Culture Lovers, Adventure Enthusiasts
  • Time required: 3 – 4 x Hours

What to expect at Tra Que Village

Tra Que Village is well-known for a variety of herbs and vegetables. It is more than 300 years old. You may be surprised at the plots of fields filled with vegetables and herbs there around the year. The fields are decorated with colorful plants. Locals are busy with their daily work in the fields. They use the traditional tools to water the plants. Some of them like to ride on the back of the buffalo.

Stand close to the herbs and you’ll smell the refreshing fragrance. If interested, you could join in a small cycling group tour to the village to explore the local houses, experience farming like planting and watering vegetables, and turning the soil and so forth. If you’d like to, you can also ride a buffalo to challenge yourself during the tour.

At the local house, you’ll be served with a cup of local herbal tea to refresh yourself. Perhaps, locals may present you how to cook local food and you could have a try.

Best time to visit Tra Que Village

The best time to visit the village is in the morning when the sun is not so strong.

You could visit it around the year.

How to get to Tra Que Village

You could take a direct bus or train to Hoi An from Da Nang. And then take a taxi to the village or rent a bicycle. Alternatively, just rent a vehicle to the village from Da Nang directly.

Additional Tra Que Village Travel Advice

  • Opening hours: 08:00 – 17:00
  • As at 24th October 2020, the entrance pricing to the village (including the farming experience, cooking class and local house visit) is 700,000 VND per person. Children under 5 years old (5 years old not included) are free of charge. For the latest pricing information, please contact us via email (
  • Please wear comfortable hiking shoes.

Interested in visiting Tra Que Village on a Tour?

Wendy Wei Tours offers a variety of different packaged tours as well as custom tours including Tra Que Village among other attractions and destinations. To find out more, please visit our Tours page or Contact Us directly to find out more.