EXPLORE BAT TRANG CERAMIC & DONG KY CARPENTRY VILLAGES
Discover the traditions and culture of Vietnam through local artisans on this small-group day trip from Hanoi. Bat Trang Ceramic Village and Dong Ky Carpentry Village are highlight example.
Bat Trang ceramics are produced for daily household use (bow, cup, plates, pot, bottle…), worshipping, or decoration purposes. Nowadays, the pottery artists bring into ceramics many innovations in production techniques, and creativity in products’ features, hence many new products have been born, and even daily household items may have the beauty like decoration ones.
Meet local artisans and witness the age-old methods behind the intricate process of lacquer ware, wood carving, ceramics and furniture making as you wander through the villages with your guide.
The morning, You will be waiting at lobby of your stayed hotel, and then our Luco Travel Vietnam guide and driver will pick you up, after that drive to Bat Trang - the famous village is situated approx 15km outside of Hanoi, surrounded by fertile farmland. Watch the artisans forming, painting and glazing their products, which are then baked for several days in huge kilns.
Lunch will be servered at Vietnamese Restaurant
After your lunch time and enjoy the short break, keep going to Dong Ky - the famous traditional wood carving village. Dong Ky was at one time known as the ‘firecracker village’. Prior to 1995 (when the Government banned fire crackers) there was always a firecracker festival in Dong Ky. A competition for the loudest firecracker once resulted in the building of a gargantuan 16m long firecracker.
At the village, you will have a chance to see carpenters forming, carving and polishing wood products, making decorated pictures by snail, oyster shells.
After that, our car will drop you off at the hotel. Ends tour.
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Tour Price Includes:
- Private transportation with air-conditioner
- English speaking Tourguide
- Lunch as per itinerary
- Sightseeing tickets
- All entrance fees
- Mineral water
- Wet Tissue
Tour Price Excludes: