A journey to Duong Lam village is a trip to trace back the origin of Vietnam’s culture and traditions. This is also the great chance explore architecture of ancient houses while wandering along its narrow alleyways, visit temples dedicated to the two kings born there, and most interesting of all, chat with locals living in the ancient houses.
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1. The village has been known as a museum of surviving laterite (red clay formed from weathered basalt found in northern Vietnam) with ancient houses aged up to 400 years old. 2. Visiting Duong Lam is a journey to trace back the origin of Vietnam's culture and its traditions. 3. You experience unique architecture of ancient houses while wander along its narrow alleys.4. You also visit temples of the two kings born there, and chat with locals in their ancient houses.
A journey to Duong Lam village is a trip to trace back the origin of Vietnam’s culture and Vietnam’s traditions. This is also the great chance explore architecture of ancient houses while wandering along its narrow alleyways, visit temples dedicated of the two kings born there, and most interesting of all, chat with locals living in the ancient houses.After the recognition of Hoi An ancient town, Hanoi Old Quarter, Duong Lam village in Son Tay Town (some 60km to the west of Hanoi Capital) is the first ancient village recognized as a national relic by the Ministry of Culture and Information.
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The Duong Lam ancient village on the outskirts of Hanoi is also known as a museum of laterite, home to around 300 houses built three or four centuries ago with lateritic bricks. The village has also been described as the last stronghold of wet rice farming culture in northern Vietnam. A journey to Duong Lam village is a trip to trace back the origin of Vietnam’s culture and traditions. This is also the great chance to explore architecture of ancient structures while you wander along its narrow alleyways, visit temples dedicated to the two kings born there, and most interesting of all, chat with the inhabitants, the owners of a national treasure.
HighlightsCycling in the countryside to experience village lifeVisiting ancient house while wandering along its narrow alleywaysVisit Mia Pagoda was built during the Tran Dynasty before 1632 and still preserves many ancient artifacts.Walking around village to chat with locals to learn more about their local lifestyle as well as gain an insight into Vietnamese countrysideOverviewDuong Lam village tour is specially designed for people who like countryside with a particular focus on authentic culture experience of the origin of Vietnam.The ancient houses are run by families who have lived on and worked the land for generations. Enjoy hands-on experiences with your guide such as walking tour, cycling, chatting with locals living in the ancient houses, great local foods supply in tours, visting pagoda. You will be able to stay amongst the locals and see their daily routines surrounded by breathtaking scenery in a peaceful setting.