On the outskirts of Hanoi there are at least 50 handcraft villages, some of which are world renowned for their arts. During a fun and insightful day you can explore and shop at some of the must-see villages such as Bat Trang ceramic village
and Van Phuc silk village
Depart at 8:30 am
. This full day trip will take you to visit four villages surrounding Hanoi. In the morning, visit Bat Trang pottery and Dong Ky wood carving villages.
Dong Ky village is located 20km north of Hanoi and is one of the largest centres for making wood products in Vietnam. Each family is like a small factory, which has around 10 people as labour force. From simple woods, the artisans can carve various kinds of beautiful products such as beds, tables and chopsticks....Bat Trang traditional pottery village
– a village which is famous for making beautiful ceramic products in the North of Vietnam.
Arrive in Bat Trang
. Visit a workshop of local people and learn more about how to create products by observing the experts working. Have a look at some souvenir shops and spend a little time shopping.
After lunch, visit Duyen Thai lacquer ware village
, where all lacquer wares sold in Hanoi are manufactured.. Next stop is Van Phuc village
, renowned for making different kinds of silk. Arrive in Van Phuc
. Take a short walk to visit a workshop of local people. Discover how they create silk thread and make the world famous silk. Have a look in their product shop for some beautiful silk garments.
Short transfer back to Hanoi
All these above rates included:
· Pick-up and transfer by A/C modern bus (Hanoi – Craft Villages – Hanoi)
· Sightseeing and entrance fee as per the mentioned itinerary.
· English speaking guide.
· Meals as Mention :1 x Lunch
All these above rates not included:
· Travel insurance.
· Drink and beverage.
· Personal expenses.
· Tips for guide and driver.