Bat Trang Ceramic Village
About 10 km from Hanoi in East (in Gia Lam District, Hanoi), sets a pottery village, considered as the most famous and long-standing pottery village in Vietnam for its name of Bat Trang. Up to this time, Bat Trang Pottery Village has still been operating and developing ceaselessly. According to a legend, the village was first called as Bach Tho Phuong before its name was changed into Bat Trang Phuong. People in the village remember in their memory that the place of their origin Bo Bat Village (or called Bach Bat Village), Yen Mo District, Ninh Binh Province.
Dong Ky Carpentry Village
Dong Ky was at one time known as the 'firecracker village'. Before 1995 (when the Government banned fire crackers) there was always a firecracker festival in Dong Ky. It was a competition for the loudest firecracker once resulted in the building of a gargantuan 16m long firecracker. With the firecracker industry now extinguished, the village survives by producing beautiful traditional furniture inlaid with mother-of-pearl. Dong Ky is 15km north-east of Hanoi.
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Pick up at Noble Boutique Hotel by the Tour Guide. 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 kilos.12:00PM:
Lunch at local restaurant!1:30PM:
Proceed to Dong Ky, the famous traditional wood carving village, Watch carpenters forming, carving and polishing wood products, making decorated pictures by snail, oyster shells.4:30PM:
Leave Van Phuc Silk Village to go back to the hotel.
Arrive and drop off at Noble Boutique Hotel.