VAN PHUC SILK VILLAGE HALF DAY TOUR

$39.00 Per pax
Tour code: NHN0025
This tour has a minimum quantity of 2
Adults (Age 10+)
Children (Age 3-9) 75 %
Infant (Age 0-2) Free

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Highlight

- Escape the big city to experience Van Phuc, a peaceful Vietnamese Village with communal houses, fish ponds and ancient banyan trees (45 min car ride)

- Visit some local families who are keeping the 1000-year-old tradition of Silk Weaving alive

- Watch & learn every step of the intricate Silk Weaving process

We will pick you up from your hotel for a 45-minute car ride heading North-West of Ha Noi to Van Phuc silk village. This well-known village is traditionally associated with silk weaving in Ha Dong. The craft of silk weaving was started over 1000 years ago in Van Phuc and remains a rich tradition to this day. You will take a peaceful stroll and enjoy an ancient view of a Northern Vietnamese village, with communal houses, fish ponds and ancient banyan trees all alongside modern houses. Then, we will visit the families for whom silk production is a way of life. Watch, as we learn the stages of producing handmade silk: from spinning and gluing, through weaving and finishing of the silk wares. Afterward, we will visit the shrines of the village where the first masters are worshipped. This tour is a great chance to shop for silk products at reasonable prices before heading back to Ha Noi.

All cancelation from guest arise additional charges as follows:

- More than 7 days before departure: No charges - From 7 days to 3 days before departure: 10% of the tour price.

- From 72 hours to 24 hours before departure: 50% of the tour price.

- Less than 24 hours before departure or No show: 100% of the tour price.

Overviews

The ancient craft of silk weaving remains a rich tradition and way of life for many Vietnamese. This tour takes you to a village near Hanoi that has been one of Vietnam’s prime silk weaving locations for over 1000 years. Watch how it’s made then get the chance to purchase silk products at a fraction of the retail price.
Duration half day
Transport: Car

Inclusion

-Transfer and transportation as per itinerary

-Entrance fees

-Bottled drinking water

-English speaking tour guide (other languages available upon request)

Exclusion

-Tips and gratuities

-Personal expenses such as: shopping, telephone, beverage, etc.

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