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- Hoi An food walking tour of Old Town
- Venture to hidden food spots off the tourist trail with an experienced local guide
- Venture into the Old Town’s maze of alleys and bustling markets in search of tasty treats
- Enjoy a drink at a famed pub with more amazing stories of local life
- Small-group tour with a maximum of 12 people ensures a personalized experience
- This tour is carbon neutral, operated by the world’s largest travel B Corp accredited company
Departure & Return
Front entrance of Hoian Post Office, 6 Tran Hung Dao street, Hoian.
Hoi An Old Quarter’s Old Market, front entrance on Tran Phu Street.
What To Expect
Your tour begins as you walk through local cafes, food vendors, markets, restaurants, etc. By the end of your tour, you are sure to be satisfied.
Firstly, you will visit a local bakery famous for their bahn mi, a Vietnamese sandwich. They have been using the freshest ingredients to make these scrumptious sandwiches for decades and it is no wonder that they are famous!
Moving on from one local delicacy to another, you will join locals at a quaint local spot to try the tasty BBQ pork rolled in rice paper. This is served with a typical soy dipping sauce. This is known to most locals as the highlight of the food scene in Hoi An.
Our food tour of Hoi An continues into the atmospheric heart of Vietnamese cuisine as we head straight for some favourite local eating spots. Your knowledgeable local guide will walk you through the colourful array of ingredients, explain to you the most popular dishes in Hoi An and the significance of these foods to the traditional culture of central Vietnam.
Then, you'll follow your guide to one of their favorite restaurants in Hoi An for some specialties: cao lau noodles with pork...
After some dumplings,you are in for another round of delicacies as you will arrive at a street vendor famous for chicken rice. But be sure to save some space for dessert and a local beer.
Afterward, you will end the tour at a local cafe in an iconic location. Have some Vietnamese coffee or tea and take in the scenery while reflecting on everything you ate during the tour!
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Unfortunately, this tour cannot accommodate vegetarians and vegans.
- Minimum age is 6 years
- Hoi An Ancient Town Ticket 120.000VND or 6USD/person. (The Hoi An Centre for Cultural Heritage Management and Preservation requires visitors to purchase an entrance ticket for Hoi An’s Old Quarter. You will need to have this entrance ticket before joining the tour, and we request that you bring it with you on your Hoi An Food Adventure Tour in case local authorities check.)
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Please note that this tour visits independent, family-owned businesses whose operating schedules and menus may change. Therefore, street food venues and local dishes often vary; your local guide will make any final adjustments on the spot.
- Travellers 18+ must show proof of COVID-19 vaccination. Children 6-17 must present a negative COVID-19 test (PCR or lateral flow) conducted maximum 72 hours prior, proof of recovery dated up to 9 months or proof of vaccination. View full policy at urbanadventures.com/vaccine.
- Most travelers can participate
- We reserve the right to change both the route and places visited within the tour. Food inclusions are subject to change, dependent on availability on the day
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
- OPERATED BY Intrepid Urban Adventures - Vietnam
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
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- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms