Hanoi full day tour to handicraft villages

Destinations:   Hanoi

Travel Styles:   Food & Culture

Duration:   Day Trip


This tour could be from 8.00 Am to 16.00 pm

Pick you up at the hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter to depart for Bat Trang Pottery village:

This Vietnam’s premier ceramics center is 15 km northeast of the city center.  While the upper side is quite commercialized and focuses on glazed ceramic items, the riverside ‘ancient’ village leans more towards earthenware and pottery products. There is also a large ceramics market with many small business people selling a wide variety of items large and small.

The morning will be continued with Dong Ho painting village: Preserves another ancient culture of the Red River Delta.  The village is well known for its traditional woodblock paintings.  Carved wood is pressed onto prints that illustrate wishes for good luck and typical scenes from rural life.  Each painting is completely handmade on paper of the Dzo tree and is colored with other natural materials and its glittery surface is finished with oyster shell dust.

Lunch in a local restaurant en route.

The afternoon will be time for you to visit Van Phuc Silk village: Located on the banks of Nhue Thi River, the village has been much well known for its traditional sericulture, weaving, and silk products. This small village once created fine material for the robes of the Royal Court.  These local families have specialized in weaving and dying silk over many centuries, and retain many of the ancient secrets for producing their distinctive and gorgeous fabrics. Clothing, wall hangings, and other intriguing choices abound.

Return to Hanoi. The trip ends at your hotel.

Bat Trang pottery village Visiting Site/Activity

Bat Trang, the seven-century-old pottery village, is an interesting attraction in Hanoi that tourists should not ignore.Bat Trang ceramics are produced for daily household use (bow, cup, plates, pot, bottle…), worshipping, or decoration purposes.

Dong Ho painting village Visiting Site/Activity

Dong Ho Village with its famous paintings has become an aesthetic symbol in Vietnam culture. Located to the left side of Duong River, Dong Ho stood for centuries making their unique artwork.

Van Phuc silk village Visiting Site/Activity

Situated on the bank of Nhue River, about 10km southwest of Hanoi Old Quarter, Van Phuc silk village is renowned for its traditional weaving and premium quality silk products. At the age of more than 1,200 years, Van Phuc is proud to be the most ancient silk village which provides the best silk in Vietnam.


Inclusive

  • Private car transfer with an experienced driver
  • English speaking tour guide.
  • Lunch in a local restaurant
  • All entrances fees
  • VAT and other taxes

 

Exclusive

  • Hotel in Hanoi
  • Drinks, gratuities and personal expenses.
  • Camera fees (if any)
  • Insurance
  • Surcharge for peak season (Christmas and New Year)

 


Price

Standard Plan
Adults
Price (USD)
(from) 6
48/person
5
53/person
4
59/person
3
71/person
2
82/person
1
140/person
Children (4-12): 50% Adult.
Children (under 4): Free.

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