(OPTION 2: MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY)
PRICE: 800.000VND/PER PERSON
Bat Trang was known as a famous ceramic producing village formed in 14th century. The village is located near by the Red River which is close to Hanoi city. Bat Trang became the center of ceramic making because of the rich deposition of white clay. Whether you're a browsing amateur art lover or a researching art historian, this tour will give you a comprehensive overview of 700 years of Vietnamese ceramic masterpieces.
07:45 - 08:30 Meet your tour guide then go for Tran Quoc pagoda, a Buddhist relic on the West Lake.
09:30 Visit Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, the Stilt-house where he lived and worked from 1958 to 1969.
10:30 Photograph One Pillar Pagoda modeling after a lotus flower, a symbol of Hanoi city
11:00 Visit Temple of Literature constructed in 1070 dedicating to Confucius, sages and scholars. It was also the first university of Viet Nam once.
12:30 Relax and have lunch at a local restaurant in Hanoi Old Quarter.
13:30 Explore daily life of traditional ceramics village of Bat Trang. Visit showrooms and see how they modeled the products.
14:30 Arrive legendary Hoan Kiem lake. Visit Ngoc Son Temple dedicated to Tran Hung Dao - General Commander for his struggle against Mongolians.
15:30 Drop you off. Tour ends.
CYCLO RIDE (OPTIONAL): EXTRA 105,000 VND /PER PERSON
A cyclo tour for one hour around the Old Quarter will bring you a wonderful memory in Hanoi.
TOUR INCLUDES: Pick-up and drop-off at by air-conditioned bus, Professional English speaking guide, Vietnamese lunch, Entrance fees.
TOUR EXCLUDES: Travel insurance, tax. Drinks, tips and others not indicated above.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Those wearing shorts/miniskirts are not allowed to enter the mausoleum. All visitors’ shoulder must be covered with clothes.