Duong Lam Ancient Village


Duong Lam village has a history of about 1,200 years with many houses dating back up to 400 years. It is the first ancient village recognized as a national relic by the Ministry of Culture and Information.

Most of the buildings are made of laterite (red rock) and mud. Laterite is used on house walls, gates, wells, temple walls, and so forth. Apart from its historical and tourism values, Duong Lam ancient village is an important place for scientists to study resident communities in ancient agriculture.

Programme

 Duration: Full Day

Pick-up at your hotel and drive to Duong Lam ancient village (60km to the west of Hanoi). Arrive in Duong Lam Town via the "Mia" Pagoda built in the 15th century and admire 287 statues of all sizes. Some sculptures are famous, such as the statue of Buddha in the Himalayas. Next take a walk to visit the market around the ancient village. Visit the Temple of King Phung Hung and King Ngo Quyen. Lunch at a local restaurant.

The sightseeing continues at Mong Phu temple in Mong Phu hamlet. Then admire the original ancient village gate remained intact, dedicated to national heroes. Visit ancient houses and have some talks with the locals. Return transfer to Hanoi.

Services

  • Tour guide
  • Lunch (Vietnamese cuisine)
  • Air-conditioned transport
  • Entrance fees


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  • Duong Lam Ancient Village
  • Duong Lam Ancient Village
  • Duong Lam Ancient Village