One of the best thing to do from Hanoi in 1 Day Tour - Duong Lam Ancient Village has a history of about 1,200 years and is well-known for its surviving laterite brick houses, built three to four centuries ago. Laterite is red clay formed from weathered basalt found in northern Vietnam. The village is also famous nationwide as “the hometown of two kings”.. Doing this trip you will be see together 5 local villages includding: Duong Lam ancient ,Tay Phuong Pagoda (very old and famous one ), Son Dong traditional sculpture villageproducing and supplying wooden statues ,Thay Pagoda and Van Phuc Silk Village with Funny Travel experience and professional local tour guide
DUONG LAM 1 DAY TOUR
08:00 a.m: Get picked up at your hotel by our Funny Travel Tour guide and Bus then depart for Duong Lam ancient village (60km from Hanoi cente )
09:30 a.m : Stop-over at Son Dong traditional sculpture villageproducing and supplying wooden statues to most of pagodas and temples in Northern Vietnam. Photograph skillful people mastering the technique of making marvelous wooden statues in numerous states.
10:30 a.m: Arrive at Duong Lam ancient village. Visit Mong Phu temple, some ancient houses and enjoy local products: rice wine, rice cakes.
11:00 a.m : Enjoy bicycle ride along peaceful countryside road to some historical vestiges such as: Giang Van Minh worship-house, Temples of King Ngo Quyen and Phung Hung.
11:30 a.m: Cycling uphill to see a natural holy “milking- well” storing clear water all the year round. It is believed to help childless couple produce a baby if drinking this water.
12:30 p.m : Become a member of the 400-year-ancient house while having lunch in Duong Lam village
13:30 p.m: Get ready to return Hanoi.
14:15 p.m: On the way back, visit Tay Phuong pagoda built in the 8th century. It is the best example of old typical pagodas in the North of Vietnam, being special with 18 ancient Arhan statues.
16:00 p.m: Visit Van Phuc silk village, the cradle of best silk in Vietnam once. The house owner gives an introduction of the silk making process. Then experience the local silk market in Van Phuc village.
17:30 p.m: Get dropped off at your hotel
End of day trip to Duong Lam Ancient Villages
Price Table Per Person In USD
- Modern air-conditioned Transportation by car/van/bus
- All sightseeing fees
- Biking service
- English speaking guide
- Tip or Gratitude
- Personal expense