5am – Hotel pick-up
6:30 – Arrive in Bac Ninh, breakfast
7am – We catch the ferry to Tho Ha Village and learn how the residents manufacture rice paper. We have a portrait and working-relationship shoot focusing on the work of the artisans here.
8:30am – Time to explore Tho Ha village market, a typical countryside ‘cho’ of busy stalls and chatty traders.
9am – We have a photographic wander through Tho Ha’s narrow village alleyways where people hang rice paper out to dry in the sun.
10am – Catch the ferry and head up to Bo Da, a beautiful ruined pagoda dating back to the 11th century. Our focus is now on landscape and architectural photography.
12pm – Lunch in Bac Ninh
2pm – Return to Hanoi and hotel drop-off
Tho Ha Handicraft Village Photo Tour takes in:
• Bac Ninh
• Tho Ha Village and Market
• Bo Da Ancient Pagoda
Price: $210 per person