Yen Duc village is a traditional agricultural village in the North of Vietnam where local people keep their life in closer with rice cultivation and farming activities, with an ideal location between Hanoi and Halong Bay, Yen Duc village is a nice stop for visitors to explore the charming rice field, local house and garden, friendly locals working in their farm…
From Feb 2013, Yen Duc village offers tour to stay overnight, bring more unique experience to visitors. Visitors will enjoy local activities and stay in Viet Village House. Viet Village House is a typical village house dedicated to traditional culture. At the moment, the property has 2 traditional houses; each house has 3 compartments with two small housings on the left and right sides.
Staying overnight in Yen Duc village, visitors will ride bicycle to discover peaceful village sight, talking with local people and visiting their family house which amazes you with lot of cultural sense and fun.
You will cycle to see the local markets, Canh Huong pagoda, historical monuments, King Thay River, and other sites.
Besides that, joining local activities (fishing, gardening, making floating cakes…) brings you close to real experience of a farmers then tasting delicious meals in slow relaxing moment.
Depending on the time of the year, tourists will be allowed to take part in daily activities such as: planting, harvesting, fishing, etc.
Visitors will also participate in local life to prepare dinner, make traditional cake…
The water puppet show at the end of trip will make a deep impression; the tranquil village serves as the best stage for an unforgettable show.
The 3 day 2 night tour which includes one night cruise in Bai Tu Long Bay with Indochina Junk and one night in Yen Duc village can be a great combination, offering visitors not only off the beaten track experience to Bai Tu Long Bay but a great inside to rural area in Vietnam.