A Fascinating Riding to Meet Artisans of Hue

Tour Number

Activity Level

351942


Categories

Other, Local Experience, Adventure / Active

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (advanced)

A Fascinating Riding to Meet Artisans of Hue


Situated by the bank of the Perfume River, Thanh Tien and Sinh villages are famous for their handicraft products representing the life and culture of Vietnamese people. Joining this tour, you will make a trip on bicycle to these places and have a chance to talk with great local artisans to learn more about their passion and love for traditional handicrafts passed down through generations while you are making your own work of art to bring home. One the way, you will also stop at a number of places to capture some snapshots of life and people in the former imperial city. Noticeably, you will take a boat to cross the river like locals do everyday to go shopping at Bao Vinh market. This half day tour is highly recommended to depart in the morning.

Itinerary

Gather at hotel lobby at 7:30AM, meet your tourist guide and choose your bike to start a full day of Hue cycling trip to the traditional craft villages.

you will ride across Truong Tien Bridge and then slowly walk with your bike through the back of Dong Ba market

After that, riding about 15 minutes, you will reach a less touristic place named Bao Vinh - an ancient town
walking around before taking a fascinating boat trip across the Perfume river to Tien Non Village

Arriving at Mr Kỳ Hữu Phước's house, spend some time to talk with the artist about this special kind of craft and learn how to make the painting from the traditional materials

Continuing your cycling trip to Thanh Tien village which is famous for its traditional craft of making paper flowers passed down to generations about four hundred years

Bid farewell to your host family, and ride back to the city. Tour ends at your hotel

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Pick up at your hotel

End location: drop off at your hotel

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

Mountain Bike

What’s Included

+ English speaking biking tour guide
+ Entrance fees
+ Mountain bike + helmet
+ Water, snacks, wet tissue and fresh fruits for cycling day

What’s Extra

+ Travel insurance
+ Personal expenses
+ Truck to carry bike
+ Mini Van escort

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can arrange for Private Car with driver

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