Cam Thanh Coconut Village has been becoming a famous cultural area for all domestic and international tourists to visit and explore every year.
It is located in a rustic village, just 5km to Southeast of Hoi An ancient town. Cam Thanh eco water coconut village is such a wonderful place that you should explore once especially join the Hoi An cooking class and Hoi An basket boat rides.
1. Why should you visit this place?
Cam Thanh water coconut palm village was a great hidden place and strong shelter to protect the locals and Vietnamese soldiers. Nowadays, it is a famous eco village system with a lot of interesting tourist activities such as village cooking class service, Hoi An basket boat ride, crab fishing service, and foot massages.
Unlike the hustle and bustle city of Hoi An, Cam Thanh water coconut forest is green and peaceful. All the family houses here made from water coconut leaves and right next to the green flap coconut four seasons.
2. What to do in Cam Thanh Coconut Village
Traveling to Cam Thanh village, you will have an opportunity to explore the ecosystem of the water coconut forest and learn more about the village community, village culture and simple daily life of the fishermen here.
Moreover, you can experience all the daily activities with the locals such as how to row and control the basket boats, make the beautiful handicaft stuff from water coconut leaves, how to throw the fishing net to catch fish and how to fish the local crabs.
The highlight local service roducts here is the cooking class course from the local masterchef. You will experience cooking some rustic but delicious dishes such as Vietnamese rice pancakes, Hoi An spring rolls, mango salads, etc and you will enjoy what you just have cooked as your lunch.
If you love massage, you must try the traditional village foot massage here. All the ingredients here are from nature and under the skillful hands of the villagers, you will fall in sleep and imerse your soul in the green atmosphere.
3. How to get there?
From Da Nang, you can take a taxi to get there, and if you stay in Hoi An, you can ride a bike, drive a scooter, or book a private car.
If you would like to visit Hoi An ancient town and the Cam Thanh water coconut forest, you also can book Hoi An ancient town and countryside. You will explore Hoi An old town and Cam Thanh village with a real local tour guide. Join the competition to become the masterchef and ride the basket boats through the coconut forest is such an unforgetable memory.
4. The best time to visit Cam Thanh Coconut Forest
Actually the weather in Hoi An is quite good and stable so you can visit this village all year around. Moreover, depends on person so you would prefer the different kinds of weather.
If you love cool weather, you should explore Cam Thanh coconut village Hoi An from February to April. From May to July is the ideal time to visit Cam Thanh because of the dry season end.
On the 14th of the lunar, if you would like to explore Cam Thanh Village and Hoi an lantern festival, you should travel to Hoi An.