Bat Trang, traditional porcelain and pottery village with history of seven centuries, is an interesting attraction in Hanoi that tourists should not ignore. Van Phuc Silk Village Hanoi is renowned for its traditional silk weaving techniques and high quality products, making it one of the most visited craft village in Vietnam. Established over a century ago, this tranquil locale is home to massive banyan trees, wells, communal houses, and local artisans producing a wide range of apparel and souvenirs using traditional looms.
In the morning, you will be taken from your hotel for a visit to Bat Trang Pottery village. This is one of the most well – known traditional handicraft villages. Upon arrival, take a soft walking tour around the village to learn more about the making process of pottery products. Make a stop at the biggest ceramic market where you can do some shopping for a unique gift.
Transfer back to Hanoi for lunch at a local restaurant.
In the afternoon, continue your excursion with a visit to Van Phuc Silk Village. Make the first stop at a local family – making silk to observe the techniques as well as making process of a silk. Keep on walking around the village to get a glimpse of the locals in the countryside. Pay a visit to a temple and a pagoda in the village to have more understanding about Vietnam’s culture. You will then be free to do some shopping for silk products before transferring back to the hotel.