Hanoi – Dam Temple – Dai Lo Temple – Chu Dong Tu Temple – Bat Trang Village
Leaving Hanoi at approximately 8.00am, you will be transferred to the boat, the Jewel of the Delta located on the banks of the Red River. You will begin your cruise through the countryside and have plenty of time to relax before making your first stop at Ngoc Thuy Dock.
Transfer to modern western-made bicycles as you embark on a ride along the winding country roads in the lush Red River Delta, visiting But Thap Pagoda on the way. From here continue cycling to An Duong Vuong Dock where you cycle from back to the boat. You will then have a car transfer to Dong Ho Folk Painting Village, famous for the traditional ‘Dzo’ paintings which originated 300 years ago in this area. The people here are one of a few who understand and make this ancient art.
You will return to our boat where a delicious five course Vietnamese lunch will be served on board as you cruise downstream. In the afternoon, dock near another handicraft village where a vehicle will take you to Bat Trang Ceramic village to visit the local market, workshop and Van Van museum of ancient objects. Then bid farewell and thank the crew for the day. Around 4:30pm, you will board your vehicle and head back to Hanoi.
All rates are 25 USD per person.
Departure date: Saturday & Sunday only.
Included: Full transfers by boat trip, entrance fee, lunch on boat , folk songs, local speaking guide, insurance on boat.
Excluded: Accommodation, Visa arrangement, transfer from hotel to Chuong Duong Do Whaft & return, drinks, travel insurance, personal expenses.
* Children rates:
+ Free of charge for children under 4 years sharing bed with parents.
+ Surcharge 50% rate of adult for children (5-11 years) sharing bed with parents.
+ Over 11 years is adult’s rate.
* The itinerary can be changed due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions.
* Special request (diet or vegetarian, …) should be sent before your departure date.