OPTION 1: Bat Trang - Dong Ho - But
Thap - Dong Ky.
8:00 AM Pick up from your hotel. BAT TRANG -
an old pottery village, DONG HO - a painting village, here they make 'Giay
do' paper and paint them with traditional designs. All of paper is made
by hand and some, still in the traditional way with all natural
products. BUT THAP pagoda, DONG KY - carpentry village. Here they made
furniture inlaid with mother of pearl and finished off with layer of
clear lacquer. In laying the mother of pearl is highly labour intensive,
see how it is delicately sawed info fine fish-bone sliver and paints
takingly set into wood.
OPTION 2: Thay Pagoda, Tay Phuong
Pagoda and Van Phuc Village.
8:00 AM Pick up from your hotel to THAY pagoda (master pagoda) & TAY
PHUONG pagoda, a famous one for 79 statues carved after classical
PM: On the way back to Hanoi, stop to visit to a famous traditional silk
producing village - Van Phuc village. Return to your hotel in Hanoi.
Type of tour: Private tour Only
Meeting Point: Pick up at your hotel
Inclusive: Transportation, Entrance fees to any applicable
tourist sites, English speaking guide, Cold mineral water during the
Exclusive: Drinks, Insurance, Personal expenses, Tip.