Duration: 7-8 hours.
A day to ancient land of Bac Ninh, experience the rural countryside, historical and craft village.
8.30: Pick up at your hotel and depart for Bac Ninh – the land of Northern Vietnam’s Folk Music (Quan ho). First stop visit to But Thap Pagoda, a Buddhist relic with the characteristic architecture of Le Trung Hung period, here kept 32 national treasures that are only announced recently in 2012.
Continue and stop by a local resident near But Thap Pagoda, have a refreshing cup of green tea, then hop on a bike and cycling along the banks of the dreamy Duong river, long slopes of dike, endlessly green mulberry fields and enjoy the fresh air (during September – October is the green mustard blooming season when you’ll get a chance to witness a splendid yellow flower field).
We’ll pass by A Lu, Dai Dong Thanh commune and visit the tomb of Kinh Duong Vuong – who founded the first ever government of Vietnam.
After that, go on bicycle trip for 5km to Dong Ho painting village, take a refreshing drink at the home of Nguyen Dang Che – a local artist and hear about the tradition and history of the craftmen. Have lunch at the local family in Bac Ninh.
Afternoon, you’ll take a closer look at the history of the village, and the process of making a Dong Ho paintings – explore the Vietnamese traditional art crafted by the hands of farmers. You also have chance to go around the art crafting village, take a closer look at the local craftmen’s lives.
15.30: Get on car/bus to return to Hanoi, stop by Chua Dau (mulberry pagoda) – the most ancient pagoda of Vietnam built from (187 – 266 BC) with hundreds of worship rooms, 9 stories tower silhouetted on the Dau river.
16:30 End the tour at your hotel.
Note: Schedule may be changed but clients are surely to visit all of the sites mentioned above.
Seat in coach tour:
Bac Ninh 1 day tour in private group.
|No of travelers||2 pax||3-5 pax||6-8 pax||9 pax up|
|Price in USD/person||$69||$55||$40||$33|
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- Transferring as per program, pick up and drop off at hotel,
- Entrance fees & bicycle,
- Vietnamese set lunch,
- English speaking guide,
- Mineral water.
- Drinks, personal expenses and other not mentioned above
- Travel insurance,
- Tips or gratitude.
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