08h00: After breakfast, our driver & tour guide arrive to pick you up at your place and drive you to Duong Lam ancient village, about 50 km from the center of Ha Noi.
09h00: Stop over at Son Dong craft village, which is famous for wood sculpture and carvings. Here you can see many wooden statues sculptured by the skillful hand of local craftsmen. Visit some artist’s house to discover the process of building a wooden statue as well as how to decorate by hand.
09h00: Continue to Duong Lam ancient village.
10h15: Arrival in Duong Lam. Visit the ancient gate of village, Mong Phu village’s communal house, place of fairy Mia, Giang Van Minh professor’s temple, Mia Pagoda – which has the most ancient states in Vietnam.
Before lunch, you can freely explore the ancient village, try out many specialties: Che lam, Ruou nep.
12h30: Have lunch at a local restaurant.
14h00: Visit Tay Phuong Pagoda, which is very famous for a wide range of La Han statues, also a typical ancient pagoda in North of Vietnam.
16h30: Visit Van Phuc silk village, a place famous for silk weaving technique in all the country. Learn about how to make soft and comfortable silk. At Van Phuc Village you can seize the opportunity to shop for high quality clothes and souvenirs made from authentic Vietnamese silk.
17h30: Our car waits for you to transfer you back to your hotel or apartment, end of tour.