Short on time? Explore Ha Noi and the surrounding country side with our one day tour.
07h30 – 08h00
Pickup from your hotel.
08h30 – 09h00
After about half an hour by car or drive southwest of Hà nội,we will visit the villages of Duyên Thái, Chuyên Mỹ and Phú Minh , which possess their own traditional handicrafts, are our base for just half a day trip out of Hà nội.
These villages lie along the bank of the Red River. The main river winds its way through the marshy delta to the Gulf of Tonkin. It boasts an impressive landscape with endless rice fields, ancient pagodas and a labyrinth of markets.
First village on our excursion is Duyên Thái village, home to traditional lacquer ware, the neighbourhood of Hà nội (15 km away).
Time here can be spent wandering around traditional villages and meeting the friendly local people.
09h30 – 10h00
Keep traveling to really see the next villages of Phú Minh(famous for handmade shoes and leather handicraft products) and Đồng Xung( a truly Viet culture village). We navigate along the river front, through enomous rice fields and beyond.
En route, we disembark to experience traditional methods of processing noodle vermicelli and soya sauce in local homes.
Those who appreciate the sheer delight of local cuisine can settle in with a local family making Spring Rolls and other dishes.(Fishing, gardening, joy the cooking food for our Lunch)
14h00 – 14h30
We never leave the area without visiting the village of Chuong, known for making traiditonal conical hat. After that, we make our way back to Ha Noi, arriving there at around 17h30- 18h00.
Easy walking and fishing, gardening on gentle terrain with:
A 1-2 km walk.
A 1 – 2 hour fishing, gardening, cooking
From May to September, the climate is usually humid and hot. From October to April brings cooler and more pleasant weather.
We cater for Vegetarians but please request this at time of booking.
Our experienced and friendly Tour Guides speak excellent English or French.
They are extremely knowledgeable about local cultures, history and the environment.
$45USD per person for a group of 2 to 6 people.
$35USD per person for a group of 7 to 8 people.
The cost of the trip includes:
Permits where applicable
The cost of the trip does not include:
Drinks (soft drinks, alcohol, bottled water).
Other personal expenses.
What to take:
Small day pack for motorbiking, water, personal articles, camera, insect repellent, sun cream, raincoat and sun hat.