From Hanoi: 4-Hour Bat Trang Ceramics Village Tour

From Hanoi: 4-Hour Bat Trang Ceramics Village Tour

From $36 per person

Discover the fascinating, hundreds-of-years-old, local ceramic handicraft industry of Bat Trang. Admire the skillfulness of ceramic artisans and have the chance to sit behind the potter's wheel yourself.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Your hotel.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Witness how regional ceramic products are made
  • Chat with the local artisans
  • Try making your own ceramic item for your loved one
  • Visit fertile and beautiful farmland
Full description
Meet your guide after getting picked up from your hotel in Hanoi. Head northeast along the left bank of the Red River to Bat Trang Village. The village is surrounded by fertile farmland and well known for its beautiful ceramics. Bat Trang is filled with wall-to-wall shops selling ancient and modern ceramics. It is not only a booming business, but also the trade helping to keep the traditional crafts alive. Have a chance to chat with the local artisans at work or try sitting behind a potter’s wheel to see how they create ceramic vases and other master pieces in their kilns. In order to make products with different shapes, the artisans must perform many processes from choosing clay, drawing, dealing with and mixing additives, forming shapes, heating, and more to finish products. This work needs meticulous and hard-working artisans. Take photos with the craftsmen and buy gifts for your relatives or friends before returning to Hanoi.
Includes
  • Transfer and transportation as per itinerary
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Travel insurance
  • Bottled drinking water
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    • Unaccompanied minors

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    • Every child must be accompanied by an adult. Please book adult tickets for any additional children.
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    Was a Great Trip! Not many tourists and the guide as well as the driver were so nice!!! Really recommend this trip!

    October 29, 2019

    The guide was brilliant from start to finish. he was informative and helpful but most of all he was entertaining. We had a great time with him, learned a lot but most of all had a brilliant time with him and the local people.

    November 22, 2019

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