Good morning Hanoi, Vietnam. Traveler enjoy the early morning time in Hanoi, enjoyable breakfast at hotel, then Impress Travel team will pick you up at hotel, then transfer to north-west of Hanoi for visiting the outstanding ancient village in suburban of Hanoi city. That is Duong Lam Ancient village, Mia Pagoda, Tay Phuong Pagoda & Son Tay ancient citadel. Hanoi Tour booking Center email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Here you are more Hanoi tours
The highlights of visiting places:
Tay Phuong Pagoda: It was built in the 8th century and has been restored several times since. In 1632, the pagoda was rebuilt according to
the Sino-Vietnamese character Tam (three), featuring three sections: the upper sanctuary, back palace, and lobby rooms. It is on the peak of hill, to visit pagoda following up of 239 stone steps bearing the signs of the passage of time and sheltered by the shade of age-old trees one reaches a gate. The gate carries the name of the structure: Tay Phuong Co Tu (Ancient Pagoda of the West). According to the inscription on a 17th century stone stele it also has two other names: Sung Phuc Tu and Hoang Son Thieu Lam Tu.
Duong Lam Village: It is a commune of Son Tay town, Hanoi, Vietnam. Duong Lam becomes the first ancient village in Vietnam. Two of Vietnam’s kings, Phung Hung (761-802) and Ngo Quyen (896-944) were born in Duong Lam, giving the village its prestige. Both men led resistance wars against northern invasion and after winning national independence, were crowned kings. After their deaths, the local people built temples in their honor. The ancient village has a history of about 1,200 years with many houses dating back up to 400 years.
Van Phuc Silk Village: It is just 15km to the west of Ha Noi is a place renowned over centuries for its silk-making and silk products – Van Phuc village in Ha Dong of Hanoi 2 city. In recent years, the village has enjoyed the revival of its craft due to a surging demand for silk in both the domestic and foreign markets. It has long been a universal byword of luxury, often worn by the world’s richest, most powerful citizens, nowadays, the fine and lustrous cloth that originally comes from the cocoon of the silkworm is much more affordable for "ordinary" folk. Silk is currently enjoying a fashion renaissance, particularly as its many varieties can be made into a wide range of designs suitable for all facets of modern life.
The detailed itinerary of full day tour to visit Duong Lam Ancient Village tour:
8h.00: Impress Travel Team pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi, then transfer to the north-west of Hanoi city.
The first attractive place to visit Tay Phuong Pagoda
Visit Duong Lam Ancient Village & Mia Pagoda
Have a lunch in Duong Lam Village
Visit Son Tay Ancient citadel
Transfer back to Hanoi, visit Van Phuc Silk Village