Hanoi. Hanoi City Tours
Hanoi city boasts its cultural beauty with a variety of deep-rooted handicraft villages. Of all these villages, Bat Trang Village Pottery is a place of interest attracting hundred flocks of tourists worldwide. On the left bank of Hong river and about 10 km from Hanoi in East (in Gia Lam District, Hanoi), Bat Trang Ceramic Village is noted for its 500 years of experience. This place is well-known for local artifacts as well as products exported to other countries all over the world.
For those who are keen on pottery and desire to make products by their own hands, Bat Trang Ceramic Village Tour is your perfect choice!
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Our tour guide will pick you up at your hotel or the meeting point according to the pick-up time arranged. Then, we'll begin our Bat Trang Village Tour
Unique carved walls decorated with sophisticated motifs along Bat Trang ancient pottery village offers a perfect location for taking photographs and selfie. This is one popular destination to many people, especially the Hanoian young.
Next, tourists can walk down the narrow roads to explore local houses, in which you can participate in some workshops to observe the whole process of making a ceramic.
The most special activity we highly recommend you is taking a unique class training how to throw a pot on a potter’s wheel.
After the class, it is wonderful when you can bring your products to home as a souvenir for your family members and friends.
One must-go destination in Bat Trang village visitors should try is Lo Bau. Invented in 19th century, Lo Bau is considered as the solely kiln remaining in Bat Trang Village from now.
Consisting of five gourds, Lo Bau boasts its size of 1030 meter square and 15 meter in length. Visiting Lo Bau, visitors seem to understand the process of making a ceramic product of our ancestors.
Another intriguing activity is walking along the Pottery Market in front of the village for sightseeing and shopping. Along the Market, to observe handy artifacts made by local craftsmen with a variety of size and color.
When visiting Bat Trang village, tourists are highly recommended to purchase pottery products as a souvenir for friends and relatives.
You’ll walk around the whole Bat Trang Old Quarter and discover the old beauty of ancient Viet village with the architecture, the atmosphere,... that you can’t find in bustling Hanoi city.
Bat Trang Old Village is located right next to the river (Red River). You can walk to the Bat Trang hall and visit some traditional family factories to listen to the meaning of atonal zodiac and decoration in pottery products.
Grab a chance to watch this the traditional form of Vietnam art performance with our extra deal!
This unique culture art tells Vietnamese folk tales and legends recounting with authentic Vietnamese operatic songs and traditional musical instruments.
Drop off at your hotel in the Old Quarter. Say goodbye and see you again!
Tour guide (available with English speaking local guide)
Pick-up and drop-off (Hotels in Hanoi Old Quarter)
Transfer fees (Private car is recommended)
Entrance fees (if any)
Personal expenses (foods, drinks, tips)
Tips or gratuities for tour guides
Student guide requires no charges! Guests should be nice to cover all fees for the guide!
For transportation, we offer you 2 options: private car is recommended.
As AZ Local NPO Policy, you will pay for the expenses during the tour
Free Cancellation within 48 hours
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New friends and new experience!!! There was a little bit miscommunication but overall, the tour is nice. Even though there was miscommunication, Ann helped to follow up quickly and asked to change time. Thank you for it. Our tour guide, Cuong is also nice. We have new friend, talk, try to make ceramic clay. Thank you so much for the tour!!!
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Q&A about Bat Trang ceramic village tour
A Bat Trang pottery village tour usually takes around 4 to 5 hours including transfer time. we recommend you to take a private car since the village is far from Hanoi (1-hour transferring by car)
Our Bat Trang ceramic village tour is FREE as be run by local students who want to exchange knowledge and enhance their English. Guest should be nice to pay for car and entrance fee (if any).