HANOI ONE DAY TOUR TO BAT TRANG AND DONG HO VILLAGES

HANOI ONE DAY TOUR TO BAT TRANG AND DONG HO VILLAGES
Tour Destination:
Hanoi - Bat Trang Village - Dong Ho Village - Hanoi
Tour Hightlights:
Dong Ho village lies close to the Duong River, about 30kilometers to the East of Hanoi. It has a long-standing art tradition... ..
Price:
From $ 30 - 40

Folk painting is o­ne of the special cultural features of Vietnam. Since the ancient time, there have been a lot of painting villages, such as Dong Ho village Vietnam Day Tours - Dong Ho painting villgage in Bac Ninh(Bac Ninh province), Hang Trong village (Hanoi), Kim Hoang village (Ha Tay province), Nam Hoanh village (Nghe An province), Sinh village (Hue city), and other villages in the south and mountainous areas.
Dong Ho is located on the southern side of the Duong river (40km to the east of Hanoi) is one of the villages that preserves ancient cultural relics of Kinh Bac area (Red river delta, north of Vietnam).
Dong Ho painting is printed by hand on the surface of wooden plate. Each printing colour has its own engraved board. The black one is printed last. Thanks to this way, paintings are made in bulk and do not require sophisticated techniques.
Dong Ho paintings mainly reflect the aspiration for a peaceful, happy and prosperous life. Dear animals in people’s life, such as cow, pig, dog, cat and chicken are also depicted in a lot of paintings. Especially, some paintings like “catching coconuts”, “mice wedding” and “jealously” attract the attention of many domestic and foreign visitors.
The painting fair is annually held on Tet holiday in the communal house in Dong Ho village, which draws a large number of tourists. From the afternoon of March 14th (lunar calendar), shoddy goods competition is also held at the same place. Painting fair is a distinctive cultural feature of Dong Ho villagers.

VIETNAM DAY TOURS: HANOI ONE DAY TOURS TO BAT TRANG & DONG HO PAINTING VILLAGES

Bat Trang Pottery Village is located in the south east of Hanoi, passing Chuong Duong Bridge turns right and go about 10 km along the dike of Red River. We have time to visit the local work.

On the basic of tradition pottery technique, Bat Trang Vietnam Day Tours - Battrang Pottery Vilagepottery workers have taken - abused-propagated greatly the progress of science technology into every stage in making pottery. It has made many types of top class pottery, that is useful and beautiful and it upgrades the sense of pottery art. You have time for shopping before having lunch. Then continue to the village of Dong Ho to visit the home of traditional folk paintings in Vietnam. These artisans have been producing fine woodblock prints for centuries. We conclude our trip with a visit to Thap But pagoda before returning to Hanoi.

* Services included: Transfer by private air-conditioned vehicle; English speaking guide; entrance fees to indicated sights; lunch at restaurant.

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