Discover the ancient artistic trades of Vietnam in villages know for ceramic and silk production on this full day tour from Hanoi led by a private guide
Embark on a tour through centuries of cultural history as you discover the wonderful ancient crafts of Vietnam. Your first stop will be the quaint village of Bat Trang, where families have been producing ceramics by hand for over 400 years! You'll not only get to witness the creation process first hand; your enthusiastic local guide will also tell you all about the history of this century old trade as you watch. From there you'll be taken to see the But Thap Pagoda - one of the most stunning sites in the area situated along the picturesque Duong River. Replenish with a delicious local lunch before heading to Van Phuc Village, the most famous silk village in all of Vietnam. Prepare to be mesmerized as you stroll through the scenic streets of this unique town - you'll even have the chance to purchase some of the wonderful creations made here on your way through. For art lovers and culture admirers alike, it's a wonderful insight into Vietnam's rich handicraft history.