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Tra Que Vegetable Village

Tra Que Vegetable Village is small village which is far 3 km of Hoi An Ancient Town. It is located between De Vong River and Tra Que Alga Pond under Cam ha Commune, Hoi An Town. Rarely have rural areas in Vietnam live based on growing vegetable like Tra Que Village.  The village is named after the sweet scented vegetables that used the everyday meals of the Hoi An people popularly. And it is also famous destination when you take Hoi An Trip in Vietnam Tours.

Thanks to the special condition of nature (rich soil and water), people grow many kinds of vegetables: lettuce, salad, houttuynia, flagrant knoutwed, basil and coriander vegetables and so on. Moreover, the traditional techniques have made vegetables fresh and nice. The farmers do not use manure or chemical fertilizers and only use a kind of algae in Tra Que. Therefore, the vegetables are beautiful, outstanding of taste and flavor. They are sold well because of the freshness, good quality and high safety. Every day, there are 8 tons of Tra  Que vegetables which are sold and  addicted in their meals by Da Nang and Quang Nam people.

In recent years, the village has become attractive destination for tourists, particularly foreigners. Reaching here, you will have chance to watch the farming procedures of local farmers such as raking the ground, sowing, watering, picking vegetables which are rarely seen in your daily activities. Furthermore, you are listened about organic farming techniques, and seen local farmer grow vegetable. You have opportunity to take a trip around the vegetable garden, to become farmer to grow the vegetable by yourselves and to join the farmers in preparing the land and fertilizing it with seaweed from the local lake.  It is a great interesting experience for you to discover the rural life of Vietnam country. In addition, you will relax by soaking your feet in Vietnamese herbs. It helps you get good health and feel comfortable.

It is easy way to go to Tra Que Village by car or bicycle. Most of tourists like travelling by bicycle. You cycle through the charming and wonderful countryside, passed the rice farms and vegetable gardens. It’s wonderful exploration and brings to you many beautiful photos. In here, you will take part in cooking class with Hoi An traditional dishes like Cao Lau, Quang noodles, the local ‘Tam huu' spring roll (made from Tra Que vegetables) and cake with meat (Banh xeo) , and learn how to make tasty traditional dishes from vegetable. Who can believe that you cook a family food by yourselves? It is fantastic! The local family with friendly and hospitable spirit will give you the opportunity to enjoy the Vietnamese foods in a natural environment that you cannot find everywhere. After that, you will enjoy a wonderful meal with exciting feelings.

If you ever stop over in Hoi An, shouldn’t miss visit Tra Que vegetable village. Beautiful landscape, food and joys will go along with you during your journey in Vietnam Tours.

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