A journey to Duong Lam Village is a trip going down the memory lane of Vietnam's culture and tradition. This is also a great way to explore architecture of ancient houses, to visit temples dedicated to the two kings born in the village, and to chat with locals living in the ancient houses.
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Pick up at Noble Boutique Hotel by the Tour Guide.
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 temple in Mong Phu hamlet - the only hamlet whose original village entrance gate remains intact.
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 15th 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.
Arrive Hanoi and drop off at Noble Boutique Hotel