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Duong Lam Ancient Village

Duong Lam Ancient Village




1 Day


Ha Noi




A journey to Duong Lam village is a trip to trace back the origin of Vietnam's culture and Vietnam's traditions. This is also the great chance explore architecture of ancient houses while wander along its narrow alleyways, visit temples dedicated to the two kings born there, and most interesting of all, chat with locals living in the ancient houses.

The car and guide picks you up at 8h00 am and travel west of Hanoi to Duong Lam village, a purely agricultural village of the Northern Red River delta where still preserve many hundred-year-old houses. Upon arrival, bike along tiny ancient alleys to visit Mong Phu communal house in Mong Phu hamlet - the only hamlet whose original village entrance gate remains intact, dedicated to national heroes. Continue riding around the village to discover the daily life and farming working of Vietnamese peasants along the terrace with a stop in two ancient houses: the biggest ancient house was build 200 years ago and the most ancient house back to 400 years ago.
Have lunch at local restaurant.

Continue visit Ngo Quyen temple and Phung Hung temple, places dedicated to two national heroes Ngo Quyen and Phung Hung. Again biking to visit Mia Pagoda (other hamlet in Duong Lam village), is built in 15th century and admire 287 statues of all sizes, along with are famous sculpture such as the statue of Buddha in the Himalayas and the statues of the Eight Viagra Deities.Drive back to Hanoi. Ends tour.

* Private transfers within the tour by air-conditioned vehicle, including pick-up and drop-off at hotel.
* English Speaking Tour guide. Other languages on request.
* Cycling around village by bicycle .
* All entrance and sightseeing fees.

* Beverages and other meals do not indicate in the program.
* Personal expenses.
* All taxes & services charge.
* Tipping/ Gratuities.

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