DISCOVER DUONG LAM ANCIENT VILLAGE
While Old quarter and Hoi An are relics of an ancient urban lifestyle, Duong Lam village is a valuable heritage of rural life. Up to now, Duong Lam ancient village has a history of more than 1,200 years and is famous for its more than 400-year-old ancient houses made of lateritic bricks. It is also well-known as the birthplace of two national kings who are Ngo Quyen and Phung Hung.
Besides, it has maintained a treasure of intangible cultural relics such as cuisine culture and traditional festivals as well as tangible cultural relics, namely communal houses, wells, ancient houses, temples and pagodas, ponds, etc
A trip to Duong Lam village will help you trace back to the origin of Vietnam’s culture, to explore the unique architecture of ancient houses and to escape from the bustle of city life. Let’s check the itinerary for Duong Lam full day tour and book a Duong Lam tour now to have an enjoyable and memorable trip in Duong Lam.
- Visit Duong Lam Ancient Village which still be preserved many hundred year old houses
- Ride a bike to visit Mong Phu temple and explore daily life of local and farming works
- Visit Ngo Quyen Temple and Phung Hung Temple
- Ride a bicycle to visit Mia Pagoda which was build in 15th century and admire 287 statues of all sizes
- Visit Vien Son Pagoda on the top of the highest hill in Duong Lam
- Experience farming activities at paddy field
The morning, 8:00am. Our tourguide and car will pick you up at hotel 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.
Duong Lam village
Upon arrival, Visit some UNESCO Conservation Heritage. bike along tiny ancient alleys to visit Mong Phu temple 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.
After lunch and resting, 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 15 th century and admire 287 statues of all sizes, among with are famous sculpture such as the statue of Buddha in the Himalayas and the statues of the Eight Vajra Deities.
Go sightseeing: more than 1200 year-old trees, visit Vien Son Pagoda on top of the highest hill in Duong Lam. Go to paddy field to join some farming activities (tending buffalo, planting or harvesting vegetable/rice, using traditional tools to water vegetable, fishing, pick fruits/vegetables, etc)
Say goodbye to Duong Lam village and drive back to Hanoi. Back at hotel 5:00pm
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Tour Price Includes:
- Private transportation with air-conditioned
- English speaking Tourguide
- Lunch as per itinerary
- Sightseeing tickets
- All entrance fees
- Mineral water
- Wet Tissue
Tour Price Excludes: