VIETNAM – Hoi An – Exploring Cham Culture with a Cham Artist

Hoi An still preserves the arts, lifestyle, and culture of the Champa Kingdom, which has blended with different cultures and architecture of the Great Viet, Japanese, and Chinese over previous centuries. Hoi An is also the connection between My Son Sanctuary, a UNESCO heritage site, and the Cham Museum in Danang. Exploring Cham culture in Hoi An proves to be a captivating experience that should not be overlooked.

Theme

Art & Culture, Gastronomy

Country - City

Price Level

$$$

Max pax

15 pax for Tea break, 10 pax for Lunch or Dinner

Seasonality

Round year

Arrival city

Hoi An

Departure city

Hoi An

Description

Visiting a Cham Art space in the tranquil suburban area near the Cam Thanh nipa palm forest in Hoi An offers a unique opportunity to meet a Cham artist and create shared memories and learn valuable stories about the traditional culture of the Cham people. This cozy space, resembling a small artisan’s museum, is filled with numerous items, documents, and musical instruments of the Cham people. Engaging in conversation with the artist provides fascinating insights, complemented by traditional Cham music, dances, and cuisine, making for an enriching and memorable experience.

Selling points

  • A private moment with a Cham artist and expert on Cham culture
  • Lively performances and Cham cuisine in a space adorned with the distinct Cham culture
  • A typical visit to Cham living space with many historical stories, traditional food, customs, and dance performances.

Level Of The Excursion

Low - This activity impacts local community, culture and/or environment in a small but meaningful way

The Impact Of This Excursion

Social/cultural Impact

Cultural Conservation

Economic Impact

Local individual benefits

Time And Transportation

From ToKmByDurationRoad condition
Hoi An City CenterChampa Aramavati House5kmCar11 MinutesGood

Duration

  • Tea Break with a Cham artist: 1h30min
  • Discover the Cham culture during a meal at a Cham Art Space: 2h30min

 

Min pax

1

Max pax

15 for tea break, 10 for Lunch/Dinner

How to sell it

  • Ideal for FIT with a high budget, exclusive clients, or small groups for Tea Beak (maximum 15pax)
  • A great experience for travelers who are keen on culture, history, and cuisine
  • Meet with a Cham culture expert, as well as a traditional dancing and culinary artist – (the artist is Vietnamese speaking only- the guide must translate during the visit and the meal)
  • Easy to include as a unique tea break or meal in Hoi An
  • A perfect combination with a full day of Cham theme: My Son Sanctuary + Tea break/ meal at Champa house

Why this activity

  • To offer a unique experience with a multi-talented Cham artist and expert
  • To provide a private activity  – only one group/ day
  • To highlight the Champa  kingdom history and Cham ethnic group culture – often unknown by visitors

 

 

 

Good to combine with

  • Perfect to combine with the visit of My Son Sanctuary
  • Easy to combine with Cam Thanh Village cycling
  • An individual activity (Discover the Cham culture during a meal at a Cham Art Space) during a beach stay in Hoi An

 

Competitor comparison

Other DMCs

Pros

  • Private experiences
  • Charming and cozy space, a specific style of decoration
  • Signature and delicious food
  • Her husband is good at speaking Italian

Cons

  • The house is small, just for FIT, or small groups (maximum 10 pax for meal and 15 pax for tea break)
  • The lady does not speak English – compulsory to include the Easia guide during the experiences

Price range

From 25$ for tea break, from 37$ for Origin Champa

Quotation guideline

ERP – Hoi An – Activity – Exploring Cham culture with a Cham Artist (at Champa Amaravati House)

  • Tea break with a Cham artist
  • Discover the Cham culture during a meal at a Cham Art Space

Note: Dinner/Lunch – FOC for Easia Guide

Inclusion

Tea break with a Cham artist

  • Homemade drinks and Cham herbal tea, flavored with Nam Palei Phuoc Nhon medicine
  • Traditional, homemade Cham jams and cakes;
  • Fascinating stories with Kieu Maily
  • Cham dances, Cham folk songs,… performed by Kieu Maily

Discover the Cham culture during a meal at a Cham Art Space

  • Welcome with hand-made Cham fruit juice
  • Introduction to the history of Cham culture, Cham culinary culture – Guide must translate
  • Menu with traditional Cham cuisine combined with hand-made Cham wine (made by Kieu Maily)
  • Cham dance, folk songs by Kieu Maily
  • Exchange with Kieu Maily around topics about Cham culture and society – Guide must translate –

Exclusion

  • Transfer
  • Easia ‘s guide

Possible Extra

Other personal fees: drinks order or tip

Important notes

  • Make a reservation as soon as possible and get the supplier’s confirmation when sending the confirmation to the sales
  • Inform the supplier about vegetarian – allergies.

Special Guide notes

The guide has to reconfirm and update vegetarian – allergy with the supplier when receiving the program.

Contact

Champa Amaravati House Hoi An

Add: Cẩm Thanh, Hội An, Quảng Nam (ngay cạnh bãi đỗ xe Cẩm Thanh)

Contact: Ms.Kieu Maily/0941 705635

Email: kieumaily.cp@gmail.com

 

English

Tea break with a Cham artist

You will visit a Cham art space in a quiet suburban area near the Cam Thanh Nipa palm forest in Hoi An. On arrival, you will be welcomed by a Cham ritual, before exploring the exhibition of numerous objects, documents, and musical instruments of the Cham people, one of Vietnam’s ethnic groups, whose origins date back to the kingdom of Champa, established between the 12th and 17th centuries.

You will then have the opportunity to meet a Cham artist, who will share with you unique memories and stories about the life of the Cham people, and enjoy her performance of traditional Cham music and dance while taking a tea break with many kinds of traditional cakes and herbal teas prepared by her.

After the performance, it’s time to say goodbye to your host and continue to your next destination.

Duration: 1h 30min

Discover the Cham culture during a meal at a Cham Art Space

You will visit a Cham art space in a quiet suburban area near the Cam Thanh Nipa palm forest in Hoi An. On arrival, you will be welcomed by a Cham ritual, before exploring the exhibition of numerous objects, documents, and musical instruments of the Cham people, one of Vietnam’s ethnic groups, whose origins date back to the kingdom of Champa, established between the 12th and 17th centuries.

You will then meet your host, a Cham artist, who will share with you unique memories and stories about the life of the Cham people, and then invite you to savor traditional Cham dishes that she has personally prepared. Enjoy her traditional Cham music and dance performance, while having a dessert prepared by her, before saying goodbye to your host.

Meal included:  Lunch

Meal included: Dinner

Duration: 2h 30min

French

Rencontre et pause thé avec une artiste cham.

Vous visiterez un espace artistique cham dans une zone  tranquille près de la forêt de palmiers nipa de Cam Thanh à Hoi An. À votre arrivée, vous serez accueillis par un rituel cham, avant d’explorer l’exposition de nombreux objets, documents et instruments de musique du peuple cham, l’un des groupes ethniques du Vietnam, dont les origines remontent au royaume du Champa, établi entre le XIIe et le XVIIe siècle.

Vous aurez ensuite l’occasion de rencontrer une artiste cham, qui partagera avec vous des souvenirs et des histoires uniques sur la vie du peuple cham, et de profiter de son spectacle de musique et de danses cham traditionnelles, tout en prenant une pause thé avec de nombreuses sortes de gâteaux traditionnels et de tisanes préparés par ses soins.

Après le spectacle, il sera temps de dire au revoir à votre hôte et de continuer vers votre prochaine destination.

Durée: 1h 30min

 

Introduction à la culture cham lors d’un repas dans un espace artistique cham.

Vous visiterez un espace artistique cham dans une banlieue tranquille près de la forêt de palmiers nipa de Cam Thanh à Hoi An. À votre arrivée, vous serez accueillis par un rituel cham, avant de découvrir l’exposition de nombreux objets, documents et instruments de musique du peuple cham, l’une des ethnies du Vietnam, dont les origines remontent au royaume du Champa, établi entre le XIIe et le XVIIe siècle.

Vous rencontrerez ensuite votre hôte, une artiste cham, qui partagera avec vous des souvenirs et des histoires uniques sur la vie du peuple cham, puis vous invitera à savourer des plats traditionnels cham qu’elle a personnellement préparés. Profitez de son spectacle de musique et de danses traditionnelles cham, tout en dégustant un dessert préparé par ses soins, avant de prendre congé de votre hôte.

Durée: 2h 30min

Repas inclus : déjeuner

Repas inclus : dîner

Spanish

Encuentro y pausa para el té con un artista Cham

Visitará un espacio de arte Cham en una zona tranquila cerca del bosque de palmeras nipa de Cam Thanh, en Hoi An. A su llegada, le dará la bienvenida un ritual Cham, antes de explorar la exposición de numerosos objetos, documentos e instrumentos musicales del pueblo Cham, uno de los grupos étnicos de Vietnam, cuyos orígenes se remontan al reino de Champa, establecido entre los siglos XII y XVII.

A continuación, tendrá la oportunidad de conocer a una artista Cham, que compartirá con usted recuerdos e historias únicas sobre la vida del pueblo Cham, y disfrutar de su actuación de música y danza tradicional Cham, mientras toma un té con muchos tipos de pasteles tradicionales e infusiones preparadas por ella.

Después del espectáculo, es hora de despedirse de su anfitrión y continuar hacia su próximo destino.

Duración: 1h 30min

Introducción a la cultura Cham durante una comida en un espacio de arte Cham

Visitará un espacio de arte Cham en un barrio tranquilo cerca del bosque de palmeras nipa de Cam Thanh, en Hoi An. A su llegada, será recibido por un ritual Cham, antes de descubrir la exposición de numerosos objetos, documentos e instrumentos musicales del pueblo Cham, una de las etnias de Vietnam, cuyos orígenes se remontan al reino de Champa, establecido entre los siglos XII y XVII.

A continuación, conocerá a su anfitriona, una artista cham, que compartirá con usted recuerdos e historias únicas sobre la vida del pueblo cham y le invitará a degustar platos tradicionales cham que ella misma ha preparado. Disfrute de su actuación de música y danza tradicional Cham, mientras saborea un postre preparado por ella, antes de despedirse de su anfitriona.

 

Duración: 2h 30mi

Comida incluida : almuerzo

Comida incluida : cena

Italian

Incontro e pausa tè con un artista Cham

Visiterete uno spazio artistico Cham in una zona tranquilla vicino alla foresta di palme nipa di Cam Thanh a Hoi An. All’arrivo, sarete accolti da un rituale Cham, prima di esplorare l’esposizione di numerosi oggetti, documenti e strumenti musicali del popolo Cham, uno dei gruppi etnici del Vietnam, le cui origini risalgono al regno di Champa, fondato tra il XII e il XVII secolo.

Avrete poi l’opportunità di incontrare un’artista Cham, che condividerà con voi ricordi e storie uniche sulla vita del popolo Cham, e di godervi la sua performance di musica e danza tradizionale Cham, facendo una pausa tè con molti tipi di dolci tradizionali e tisane preparate da lei.

Dopo lo spettacolo, è il momento di salutare il vostro ospite e proseguire verso la vostra prossima destinazione.

Durata: 1 ora e 30 min

 

Introduzione alla cultura Cham con un pasto in uno spazio artistico Cham.

Visiterete uno spazio artistico Cham in un tranquillo sobborgo vicino alla foresta di palme nipa di Cam Thanh a Hoi An. All’arrivo sarete accolti da un rituale Cham, prima di scoprire l’esposizione di numerosi oggetti, documenti e strumenti musicali del popolo Cham, uno dei gruppi etnici del Vietnam, le cui origini risalgono al regno di Champa, fondato tra il XII e il XVII secolo.

Incontrerete poi la vostra ospite, un’artista Cham, che condividerà con voi ricordi e storie uniche sulla vita del popolo Cham e vi inviterà a gustare i piatti tradizionali Cham che ha preparato personalmente. Godetevi la sua esibizione di musica e danza tradizionale Cham, gustando un dessert preparato da lei, prima di salutare il vostro ospite.

Pasti inclusi : pranzo
Pasti inclusi : cena

Durata: 2 ore e 30 min

German

Teepause mit einem Cham-Künstler

Sie besuchen einen Cham-Kunstraum in einem ruhigen Vorort in der Nähe des Nipa-Palmenwaldes Cam Thanh in Hoi An. Bei Ihrer Ankunft werden Sie von einem Cham-Ritual begrüßt, bevor Sie die Ausstellung mit zahlreichen Gegenständen, Dokumenten und Musikinstrumenten des Cham-Volkes besichtigen, einer ethnischen Gruppe Vietnams, deren Ursprünge auf das Königreich Champa zurückgehen, das zwischen dem 12. und 17.

Anschließend haben Sie die Gelegenheit, eine Cham-Künstlerin zu treffen, die Ihnen einzigartige Erinnerungen und Geschichten über das Leben der Cham erzählt, und ihre Darbietung traditioneller Cham-Musik und -Tänze zu genießen, während Sie eine Teepause mit vielen von ihr zubereiteten traditionellen Kuchen und Kräutertees einlegen.

Nach der Aufführung ist es Zeit, sich von Ihrem Gastgeber zu verabschieden und zu Ihrem nächsten Ziel weiterzufahren.

Dauer: eine Stunde und 30 Minuten

 

Entdecken Sie die Cham-Kultur bei einer Mahlzeit in einem Cham Art Space

Sie besuchen einen Cham-Kunstraum in einem ruhigen Vorort in der Nähe des Cam Thanh Nipa-Palmenwaldes in Hoi An. Bei Ihrer Ankunft werden Sie von einem Cham-Ritual begrüßt, bevor Sie die Ausstellung mit zahlreichen Gegenständen, Dokumenten und Musikinstrumenten der Cham, einer ethnischen Gruppe Vietnams, deren Ursprünge auf das Königreich Champa zurückgehen, das zwischen dem 12. und 17.

Anschließend treffen Sie Ihre Gastgeberin, eine Cham-Künstlerin, die Ihnen einzigartige Erinnerungen und Geschichten über das Leben der Cham erzählt und Sie anschließend zu traditionellen Cham-Gerichten einlädt, die sie persönlich zubereitet hat. Genießen Sie ihre Darbietung traditioneller Cham-Musik und -Tänze und ein von ihr zubereitetes Dessert, bevor Sie sich von Ihrer Gastgeberin verabschieden.

Inklusive Mahlzeit:  Mittagessen

Inklusive Mahlzeit: Abendessen

 Dauer: 2 Stunden und 30 Minuten