Get ready for your full-day tour to the ancient village Dong Ngac in Hanoi being famous for traditional values such as ancient Vietnamese architecture or relics. Take a 15-km drive to the village, zigzag through flush green rice fields. Our cycling tour through this mesmerizing village provides opportunities to meet the locals and experience their culture in a way that wouldn't otherwise be possible.

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Duration: One day
Departure date: Any time you wish
Start/End: Your hotel in Hanoi

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Pick up at hotel at around 8.30 AM, we will take a 15-Km drive out of the city centre to Dong Ngac Cultural Village, a cultural village with ancient wooden houses, paved incline lanes – vestiges of history, the village gates or calm ponds…Many households still keep the traditional sticky green campus, and many the family churches still keep valuable relics. Cycling and walking around Dong Ngac culture village 1 day, we will meet the friendly people, warm hosts as well as enjoy home cook…

Cycling around Dong Ngac

Cycling around Dong Ngac Culture Village

On arrival, we will firstly stop at a local market to see a morning market of local people then to purchase some offering for families we visit. After that, we take a short walk to the hosting family’s house for a welcome drink and get ready for the biking around the village.

Inside Dong Ngac Communal House

Inside Dong Ngac Communal House

We start biking and venture deeper into the village such as Communal House, the grounds and architecture of which are built in the shape of a dragon, the oldest house in the village belongs to the Do family and is more than 300 years old or the Nguyen family with a house given by the King; passing by the oldest school in the village built in 1921. We then continue cycling to Tay Tuu Flower village and see different kinds of colorful flower.

Tay Tuu Flower village

Tay Tuu Flower village

Finishing our cycling tour, we are back to the host then join her cooking demonstration. After all our efforts, we can reward ourselves and rest back into some reclining chairs in the fragrant retreat of our host’s village garden. In the mid-afternoon, we will be driven back to the city centre and have the rest of the day free at leisure. Trip ends.

What’s Included?

  • English speaking guide (other language/s upon requested)
  • Entrance fees & permits for places listed in itinerary
  • A/c Transportation with experienced driver
  • Lunch at local restaurant (please advise if you have special request for food)
  • Reasonable supply of bottled of water

What’s Excluded?

  • Tips and gratuities
  • Personal expenses
  • Optional activity costs
  • Others not mentioned