US$ 45

Sunrise Fish Market Tour in Hoi An

Get up before the sunrise and observe the daily ritual of fishermen in Hoi An. This 2-hour morning tour takes you along the Thu Bon River to the mouth of the Cua Dai Sea to watch locals unload and prepare their catch for sale at the market. You'll row a bamboo basket boat and eat a typical fishermen's breakfast while watching a magnificent sunrise

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  • 2-hour sunrise fish market tour and river cruise from Hoi An
  • Cruise on the Thu Bon River and row a bamboo basket boat
  • Traditional ‘fisherman’s breakfast’ and coffee
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off included


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Local guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Traditional ‘fisherman’s breakfast’ and coffee


  • Food and drinks Surcharge for guide during TET (Vietnamese New Year)
  • Gratuities


  • Departure Point: Your Hoi An city hotel
  • Departure Time: 5:00 A.M.
  • Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.


Depart before sunrise with pickup from your centrally located hotel in Hoi An. A short transfer by minivan gets you to the pier where you’ll board a boat for a cruise on the Thu Bon River. Arriving at the mouth of the river where it meets the Cua Dai Sea, observe fishermen unloading their daily catch of shrimp, crab, and fish from boats returning from a night at sea. Then follow them with your guide to the nearby fish market, where you have the opportunity to help prepare the fish and seafood for sale. Soak up the lively atmosphere of this daily spectacle as fishmongers ply their trade.

After this morning ritual, try your hand at rowing a traditional bamboo basket boat used by local fishermen, and admire views of the sunrise over the coast. Back on the main boat, you’re served a traditional fisherman’s breakfast while you cruise back to Hoi An. Following your 2-hour tour, a driver will transport you back to your hotel.

Sunrise Fish Market Tour in Hoi An
Sunrise Fish Market Tour in Hoi An


  • Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour in Hoi An
  • Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up.


  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Wear comfortable walking shoes
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking


A strict policy for cancellation applied, we recommend you to buy cancellation insurance for your booking

  • For a full refund, cancel at least 30 days in advance of the start date of the experience.
  • Cancel 29- 7 days: 50% tour cost cancellation fee applied
  • Cancel 6- 3 days less: 80% tour cost cancellation fee applied
  • Cancel 3 days less: 100% tour cost cancellation fee applied