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Pass By: Nam Dinh Cathedral, Tran Hung dao, Nam Dinh Vietnam
Experience traditional village life in the Nam Dinh countryside
Eat a traditional lunch with a local family
Explore the culture and customs of Red River Delta
Visit the Pham Phao cathedral and the Co Le Pagoda
After being picked up at 8:00 AM from your hotel, travel to Nam Dinh City with your guide where you will arrive at around 10:30 AM. Start your tour by discovering the Vi Khe bonsai village, known as the most beautiful village in Vietnam. Learn about how each shape of the bonsai trees contains a story, such as a dragon, a mother holding her baby, a phoenix, horses or dogs.
At around 11:20 AM you will continue to the Co Le pagoda which was built about 1000 years ago under the Ly dynasty and rebuilt in 1902 with Gothic designs. Enjoy lunch with a local family in their house in Hai Trung, Hai Hau, or Nam Dinh. Meet the landlord who is an antique collector with more than 30 years of collecting experience.
After lunch at 2:00 PM, wander around the village and visit Pham Phao cathedral, famous for its wooden carvings. On the way, you will also see House Bridge built in the 16th century with unique architecture. Explore the daily life of local people and understand about the ancestor worship in the village. At 4:00 PM travel back to Hanoi in the van and return to your hotel.