Two of Vietnam’s kings, Phung Hung (?-800) and Ngo Quyen (896-944) were born in Duong Lam, giving the village its prestige. The village has been well-known for its surviving laterite brick houses, built three to four centuries ago. Laterite is red clay formed from weathered basalt found in northern Vietnam. Along with its historic value, Duong Lam, is an important place for scientists to study resident communities and ancient agriculture.
Duong Lam Ancient Village 1/2 day Tour
At 8.30, tour guide pick up you at your hotel then depart for Duong Lam ancient village “60km”,
10:00. Arrive at Duong Lam ancient village, visit Mong Phu temple, some ancient houses and enjoy local products: rice wine, rice cakes.
11:00. Enjoy walking in peaceful countryside road to some historical vestiges such as: Giang Van Minh worship-house, Temples of King Ngo Quyen and Phung Hung, seeing a natural holy “milking- well” storing clear water all the year round. It is believed to help childless couple produce a baby if drinking this water.
12:00 Have lunch in local family, then get ready to return Hanoi.
13.30. Get dropped off at hotels. Tour ends.
Tour cost in USD per person
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+ Package Included: Car, tour guide, entrance fees, lunch.
+ Excluded: personal expenses, drinks, tip for any good services.