Joining intraditional village tour, you will explore Hanoi countryside, rural area where you will experience the authentic life. You have opportunities to visit Dau pagoda and But Thap pagoda- two of Vietnam’s finest pagodas and historically important Buddhist centers and then discovering the ancient art form of wood block printing.
8:00 AM: Tour guide will pick you up at your hotel. Beginning traditional village tour , visitors go to the Dau Pagoda.You learn more about the exciting facts around this cradle of the Vietnamese Buddhism. Then you’ll visit another famous pagoda in the North of Vietnam – But Thap Pagoda – an ancient pagoda with unique architecture which symbolizes for Buddhism in 13th century under Tran Dynasty. Our tour guide will share the knowledge and interesting facts about Buddhism in Viet nam since 13th century.
From But Thap Pagoda, we continue to visit the Dong Ho Painting and Offering Paper village.
12:30 PM: Enjoy lunch will be provided in a local restaurant in town.
After that you can explore the unique art of Dong Ho Paintings – famous for the ancient painting technique of wood block printing. Folk painting is one of the special cultural features of Vietnam. Prints are made on paper produced from local trees, and paints made from natural materials like clay and rocks, gardenia flowers, and charred bamboo leaves. See these beautiful paintings for yourself, spend some time with local villagers and learn about the fascinating techniques and materials used.
16:30 PM : Come back your hotel in Ha Noi, traditional village tour ends.
– Children under 5 years old: free of charge
– Children from 5 to 10 years old: 70% adult’s rate
– Children above 10: full adult’s rate.