Explore the handicraft traditions of Vietnam on a fascinating 4-hour tour to the ceramics village of Bat Trang from Hanoi, and travel back through time to admire the artisans pottery skills. Purchase unique souvenirs and gifts to take home.
What to Expect
Escape the hustle and bustle of Hanoi on a half-day tour to the traditional village of Bat Trang on the left banks of the Red River in the Red River Delta, and discover handicraft traditions that date back hundreds of years.
Depart Hanoi by air-conditioned minivan at 08:00, and drive to Bat Trang village, surrounded by fertile farms and paddy fields.
Filled with wall-to-wall shops selling ancient and modern ceramics, the pottery craftsmen of Bat Trang are helping to keep alive a historic tradition. Chat with the artisans as they work, and get the chance to sit behind a potter’s wheel to experience for yourself how the ceramic vases and other masterpieces are created on the kilns.
Admire skills that have been passed down from generation to generation, and put in a request to have a personalized pot crafted as a one-off memory of your day, or as a unique gift for your loved ones back home.
- Transportation by new, air-conditioned minivan
- Entrance fees
- Bottled drinking water
- Travel insurance
- English-speaking guide
- Pick-up and drop off
What's Not Included
- Tips and personal expenses
Know Before You Go
• Tours cancelled before 15:00 on the day before are subject to a 50% charge of total cost. Cancellations after 15:00 on the day prior to the tour, and no-shows, pay 100% of tour cost
• Tours are limited to a maximum of 10 persons per group