Hoi An tourism is a place with many famous attractions, historical sites that everyone around the world wants to set foot in this land once, in addition to the ancient town of Hoi An, there is a place outside of Hoi An. The umbrella of Hoi An that few people know about is the Bay Mau Coconut Forest tourist area.

Why do tourists come back to Hoi An every time they come to this resort to experience it? This is an article that we are very passionate about to present in a concise but most complete way on how to go to Bay Mau coconut forest by motorbike to visit, experience and eat at this resort. Come on let’s go!

Hoi An Bay Mau Coconut Forest is a popular tourist destination in Hoi An, located about 5 kilometers from the ancient town. It’s known for its peaceful scenery, diverse ecosystem, and unique activities such as rowing a bamboo basket boat.

Itinerary for visiting Hoi An Bay Mau Coconut Forest by motorbike

  1. Motorbike Rental Hoi An from Anh Khoa Scooter Rental Shop.
  2. Drive east towards Cua Dai Beach and turn right onto Cam Nam Island. Follow the road until you reach the entrance to Bay Mau Coconut Forest.
  3. Park your motorbike at the entrance and purchase your tickets. You can choose to explore the forest on foot or by rowing a bamboo basket boat.
  4. Take a leisurely walk through the coconut forest and admire the lush greenery and diverse ecosystem. You can also learn about the traditional way of life of the local people who have been living in the forest for generations.
  5. If you choose to row a bamboo basket boat, a local guide will take you on a peaceful journey along the narrow canals of the forest. You can try your hand at catching crabs and learn about the local fishing techniques.
  6. After your visit to the coconut forest, you can explore the nearby Cam Thanh Village, which is known for its handicrafts and traditional cuisine. You can also enjoy a seafood lunch at one of the restaurants overlooking the river.
  7. After a full day of sightseeing, drive back to Hoi An in the late afternoon. Take the scenic route along the Thu Bon River and enjoy the beautiful sunset over the water.

Note: Make sure to wear comfortable clothes and shoes, and bring insect repellent if you plan to explore the coconut forest on foot. Also, be aware that the road to Bay Mau Coconut Forest can be narrow and bumpy, so be prepared for a challenging ride.

Advice on going to Bay Mau Coconut Forest by motorbike

If you go by motorbike from Hoi An to Bay Mau coconut forest, from the center you can rent a motorbike from the rental location or deliver it to the hotel. The distance of more than 4km goes in the direction of Tran Nhan Tong street towards Cua Dai bridge. Bay Mau coconut forest will appear right in front of you.

Hoi An Bay Mau Coconut Forest
Go to Bay Mau Coconut Forest by motorbike

Where to rent a motorbike in Hoi An?

Hoi An has a lot of motorbike rental facilities, you can find it quickly in the areas near the hotel you are staying. But in general, these businesses do not have new cars, not guaranteed to be safe. So this article will suggest you the best motorbike rental place in Hoi An.

Anh Khoa Hoi An Company: this is the number 1 motorbike rental location in Hoi An today, delivering motorbikes to your place at the hotel you are staying at. New motorbikes stretch, prices range from 120K to 150K depending on the model

Why rent a motorbike in Hoi An to move to Hoi An Bay Mau Coconut Forest?

  • Cheap cost compared to other means such as taxi, grab or service car to move to Bay Mau coconut forest.
  • If you ride a motorbike, you can move freely, saving time and money
  • Easily visit the nearby places of Bay Mau coconut forest such as: Cua Dai Bridge, An Bang beach.
  • The procedure for renting a motorbike is simple and fast.
  • Deliver motorbikes to the hotel where you are staying.
  • New high-quality cars such as Honda wave, Honda Vision, Honda Airblade…
  • 24/7 roadside support

What kind of car should I rent to move to Hoi An Bay Mau Coconut Forest?

Almost the road from Hoi An to Bay Mau coconut forest tourist area is very easy to go, depending on the preferences of each brother, you can rent a scooter or a digital car. Well, there is one more thing, remember to add more fuel to easily explore more nearby places near Bay Mau coconut forest. That’s very interesting!

What does Bay Mau Coconut Forest have that tourists want to come?

Hoi An Bay Mau Coconut Forest or Cam Thanh coconut forest is nicknamed “the hand region in the heart of Hoi An”, the feature to distinguish this coconut forest from the western river, that is, here people do not use means of transportation. a common boat that uses a Hoi An basket boat. You will really have a very interesting experience for this trip to Bay Mau Coconut Forest with what nature brings, with friendly people, you will enjoy watching people show off their talents on basket boats, gifts. Small but heartwarming souvenir, understand more about the homeland, the country and people of Hoi An in particular and Vietnam in general.

Hoi An Bay Mau Coconut Forest
Experience the basket boat at the Bay Mau coconut forest

Experiences of going to Bay Mau Coconut Forest

Ideal weather to explore Hoi An Bay Mau Coconut Forest

You should go from February to September, because the weather in this season is wonderfully sunny and there is little rain, so it is very reasonable to come here to travel. From October onwards, Hoi An will be in the rainy and stormy season, which will make you falter. You should go in the morning or afternoon around 15:00, it will be cooler, but going at noon, the weather in this season is very hot, it will make you not experience enough at this eco-tourism area. what a pity.

Hoi An Bay Mau Coconut Forest
Bay Mau coconut forest beautiful angle from the sky

How much is a ticket to visit the Hoi An Bay Mau Coconut Forest?

Before 2017, it had not been exploited much for tourism, this period was still unspoiled. After this year, the local government has invested and restored to make Bay Mau Cam Thanh Hoi An coconut forest become a famous eco-tourism area. This ticket sale is to help the resort have funds for maintenance and embellishment for future development

Price list of Bay Mau coconut forest in Cam Thanh

Entrance ticketHoi An basket boat ticket
30,000đ/1 pax150,000đ/ 1 pax(maximum 2 pax)
Price list for admission to the Bay Mau coconut forest tourist area (for reference)

Please note that the entrance ticket to the Hoi An coconut forest eco-tourism area is listed, and the basket boat experience alone is on average from 150,000 / 1 person depending on each private service in the resort. To avoid the “hacking” please remember to ask carefully before ordering the service!

Basket boat experience

Currently, there are two types of basket boats in Hoi An Coconut Forest eco-tourism area, a small one for two guests and a large one for four guests. During the process, the rower will cross the river with picturesque coconut trees and will tell you stories about the history of this place. Besides, these boatmen will use the “great trick of turning the basket” that will make you very surprised and excited!

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Foreign tourists at the Bay Mau coconut forest

In addition, when your baskets will be used by the boatman to use riverside coconut leaves to make gifts such as hats, rings .. with very unique coconut leaves, these items can be brought back as gifts. Give your loved one more surprise.

Other interesting activities at Bay Mau Coconut Forest

  • Cycling to explore the villages in Cam Thanh
  • Show your talent in catching fish with a net
  • Fishing at the restaurants of Cam Thanh eco-zone
  • Visiting traditional handicraft production facilities of bamboo, coco, and coconut leaves
  • Boat show, boat racing

Eating and drinking at Bay Mau coconut forest eco-tourism area

In the coconut forest, there are many delicious dishes prepared by the local people according to the taste of their homeland. There are many delicious dishes at Bay Mau coconut forest, but I will list some typical dishes in this locality as follows:

Hoi An Bay Mau Coconut Forest
Tourists will be given gifts from coconut leaves
  • Grilled bottle fish
  • Grilled scallops with onion fat
  • Seafood salad
  • Fried eel with chilli

If you want to enjoy famous Hoi An specialties such as: Hoi An Cao Lau, Hoi An Quang Noodles, Hoi An Chicken Rice, the chefs at this place still produce those standard dishes.

Some delicious and famous restaurants in Bay Mau coconut forest eco-tourism area

Van Dua eco-tourism area

  • Add: Van Lang Village, Cam Thanh, Hoi An City, Quang Nam, Vietnam
  • Phone: 02356 333 888

Xu Dua eco-tourism area

  • Add: Group 2 Con Nhan Village, Quang Nam, Vietnam
  • Phone: 0935 303 952


  • Add: DX18, Cam Thanh, Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
  • Phone: 0908 666 392

Hoi an Eco Tour and Papa’s Cooking Class

  • Phone: Group 4 Van Lang, Cam Thanh, Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
  • Add: 0906 467 428
Hoi An Bay Mau Coconut Forest
Performing basket boat at the Bay Mau coconut forest

Some notes when traveling to Bay Mau coconut forest

Because most of the time when you guys go to explore Bay Mau coconut forest, you usually have outdoor activities, so you need to bring a hat, hat, sunscreen, sun jacket .. to avoid the harsh sun this season. .

Should you book a tour or be self-sufficient when visiting Bay Mau coconut forest?

If you go in a small group and want to explore on your own, you can, because if you go on your own, you will have more time freedom. On the contrary, if you want to experience it all fully from exploring, experiencing and eating packages, you can also book a tour as you see it as convenient. Calculating per capita is not very expensive, we also organize a forest tour to stop Bay Mau. If you are interested, please continue reading below.

Hoi An Bay Mau Coconut Forest
The beautiful girl took a souvenir photo at the Bay Mau coconut forest

What does the Bay Mau coconut forest tour include?

  • There is a shuttle service at the hotel.
  • Professional and enthusiastic English tour guide.
  • Entrance ticket to the entrance.
  • Dining at the restaurant.

In addition, the brothers will experience outdoor activities such as visiting the Bay Mau coconut forest, rowing a basket boat, releasing fishing nets, sightseeing and participating in traditional folk games.

Hoi An Bay Mau Coconut Forest
Fishermen are working at the Bay Mau coconut forest

Package tour price of Bay Mau coconut forest

AdultsChildren (4 to 9 years old)Baby
300K/1 pax150K/ 1 childFOC
Bảng giá tour rừng dừa bảy mẫu có thể thay đổi so với thực tế

Contact to book Bay Mau coconut forest tour

84 Phan Châu Trinh Cẩm Phô, Hội An 560000
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday09:00 – 17:00

Above are all the programs and experiences that I want to send to you so that I can have a complete trip to Bay Mau coconut forest in Hoi An. Hope to help you guys understand about this river tourism area of Hoi An. Hey guys, if you have any photos, please send them to me 🙂

For details on coconut forest tour, see here

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