See another side of Hanoi with a day motobike trip that takes you away from the busy chaos of Hanoi’s city centre and into the nearby countryside. Observe local life along the banks of the Red River.
9.00: Our guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel in the Hanoi Old Quarter, then depart to Bat Trang village. Along riverside, you will get the amazing view of the Red river. Stop a few minutes on the way to take some photos.
9.35: Arrived at Bat Trang ceramic village: The most ancient and famous pottery village of Vietnam, continues to work until today and constantly developing. There are various kinds of pottery, for example jade enamel (under the Ly-Tran Dynasties), brown flower or brown enamel (under the late Tran to early Le Dynasties), cracked enamel (under the late Le Dynasty) and royal blue enamelled items (under the late Le to Nguyen Dynasties).
10.30 : Continue to drive to Le Mat Snake Village where you try the unique taste of snake.
11.50: Have Lunch in the local family restaurant with local food and rice wine.
13.30 : Depart to Dong Ho Painting Village which has Vietnamese woodblock prints refers to a Vietnamese folk art originating in Dong Ho Village, Song Ho Commune, Thuan Thanh County of Bac Ninh Province (north of Hanoi). It is one of the most popular Vietnamese folk arts.
14.40: Travel to But Thap Pagoda, situated on the dike of the Duong River, Thuan Thanh district, Bac Ninh province. The pagoda was built in the 17th century, during the late Le dynasty.
16.00: Getting back to Hanoi by a new way and you can see more scenery.