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Handicraft & lantern village half day tour

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Handicraft villages in Hoian offer you a chance to discover more of traditional workshops surrounding Hoian that helps Hoian more charming. The first impression when you travel along streets with full of colorful lanterns in old town. This trip will take you to pleasure your desire of how it is made and get your own experience. A boat trip on Thu Bon River is the fanciful time to visit handicraft villages around Hoian ancient town. In addition, visiting Hoian ancient town with excellent architectures, handicraft villages by boat to discover different skills of craftsmen.  

In the morning guide will welcome you at hotel in Hoian and you will walk to a workshop where makes lanterns which you feel great pleasure once strolling along beautiful streets in old town with colorful lanterns especially at night by flickering lights. Here you are given the instruction of how to make a lantern, its shape and the color of each. You will be learnt to make it and try to get a product by yourself as a gift of Hoian for souvenir. It is a great way to learn more of a traditional Hoian handicraft village in your trip at this charming old town. Next, you will walk to boat landing for making a boat trip on Thu Bon River to visit Kim Bong Carpentry and Thanh Ha Ceramic villages. First of all you visit Kim Bong Carpentry Village, pass through rice fields, poetic countryside scenery. You have chance to see traditional ways of wood carving which its products have presented both in internal and oversea markets. After that you continue your trip to Thanh Ha ceramic village. At the village you will experience the process craftsmen to make ceramic products as traditional way such as jar, vase, small toys… You try to make by your own and receive it as a souvenir gift. You will take boat along the river to return Hoian boat landing. Tour end at the town.

Inclusion: Local Boat, English Speaking Guide, Entrance Fee, Mineral Water.

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Included: All mentioned in itinerary details.

Excluded: Tip for tour guide and driver, insurance, drinks, other personal expenses.

Note: These costs are for private tours and tour can be change according to weather conditions.