Bites by bike – Hoi An food tour by bicycle

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Duration 1/2 Day
Distance 8 km
Departure Time 2.40pm
Group Max 12 people
Area Hoi An, Tra Que

Overview

Bites by Bike is a Hoi An food tour by bicycle, giving you an introduction of what to eat in Hoi An. With over 600 restaurants, cafes and street stalls, the amount of choice can be daunting. A person new to the region may wonder where to go or what is safe to eat. In addition, many dishes that Hoi An is famous for don’t even appear on typical menus and can be difficult to find.

On this tour we take you to the hidden places, allowing you to get under the skin of this culinary hot pot to sample the true delights of this city. We’ve researched places that not only are famous for the cuisine they produce, but are safe for Westerners to eat at.

A true local perspective is what you’ll get on this Hoi An food tour – conducted by a knowledgeable local guide. You’ll have a chance to meet some of the people behind Hoi An’s cuisine, ask questions , take photographs, learn about the origins of each dish, the significance of local names, methods for preparation, and of course taste, taste, taste!

Highlights

  • Lovely cycling around Hoi An, through its alleys, and quiet roads
  • Smell, see, taste amazing food of Hoi An and know its stories
  • Meet, greet and chat with locals who hold the secret recipes of Hoi An food for generations.

Suitable travelers:

  • 8km ride through villages and rice fields this tour is suitable to all cycling experienced levels
  • This tour is suitable for family who travel with kids. Kids are half price on their parent’s bike!
  • This tour is suitable to travelers who love to discover the real taste of Hoi An.

Staying in Da Nang? no worry, we can arrange a transfer from Da Nang to Hoi An for our trip still with little extra charge.

  • Between 1- 3 peopld, we provide 4 seat car pick up / drop off: 15usd each way.
  • Between 4 – 8 people, we provide a mini van pickup/dropoff: 22usd each way.
  • More than 8 people, we provide a coach pick up/dropoff: 35usd each way.

For more information, please email us at info@hoiancycling.com for details

 

Tour Itinerary

 

Pick up time from your hotel: 2.45pm

This tour leaded by a local guide who grown up in Hoi An, it is to introduce a true taste of Hoi An with many signature dishes of the region. All food are served in small or share plates to make sure you can enjoy as much the experiences of Hoi An food but not over stuffed. Today we will discover following famous dishes:

Coconut Coffee or Vietnamese Drip Coffee

You may be surprised to know that Vietnam is the second biggest coffee producer in the world, coffee shops can be the second most seen things in Vietnam after motorbike. Today we will take you to one of the most famous coffee shops in Hoi An – Phin Coffee and try their best drinks.

Black sesame pudding

There is only one family left still making it in Hoi An, such a yummy and healthy pudding to taste. We also will spend time to meet the family members and get to know how they make this special dish.

Banh Mi

No food tour completed without this famous street food, Banh My has become the world know street food and Hoi An Banh My is the best among Vietnam Banh My in most travel books and blogs. Today, we will taste one of the best Banh My shops in Hoi An – Queen Banh My.

Banh Xeo

This sizzling rice pancake is a local delicacy. We’ll pedal to a local restaurant where you and many locals are enjoying yummy dish.

The best Phở noodle soup in Hoi An

Carry on cycling, we visit Mr Tung family where they serve the best Phở in Hoi An. A little family run phở shop located in the alley where mostly known by locals. Yummy noodle but different taste of other cities.

Premium rice wine and cocktail with local spirit

Rice wine or rice liquor is very strong and normally home brew. Son Tinh company is the first company making premium liquor with quality control to make sure the quality is in standard which is a miss of most homebrewer. Today we will experience a shot or a mix of Vietnamese premium rice wine. We are here for experience the best!

Our culinary cycling adventure is also at an end, you can carry on your discovery to this lovely city in the evening when it is known as prettiest time of the day. Happy travel!

Tour Features & Inclusions

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