Destination General Information: Hai Hau District
Hai Hau is a rural district located in Nam Dinh and the Southeast of the Red River Delta. If you are in search of the destination bringing you the most relaxing moments ever in your life, Hai Hau will satisfy your wish with its rich mix of scenic beauty and hospitable locals.
It is a pleasure for Ecohostasia.com to bring you a countryside journey to Nam Dinh province at its best.
Duration: 2 Days/1 Night
Tour Route: Hanoi – Hai Hau – Hanoi
Tour Types: Explore and Experience
Guides: Local Guide (English Speaking Guide, Other Languages upon Request)
Transportation: Private first-class air-conditioned vehicles
Accommodation: Local homestay
Day 1: Hanoi – Bonsai Village – Countryside Museum [G/L/D]
07:30: Our car and guide will pick you up at your hotel.
10:00: Arrive in Nam Dinh city and start discovery in Vi Khe bonsai village – the most beautiful bonsai village in Vietnam. Each shape of bonsai trees was contained by a story, such as a landed dragon, a mother is holding her baby, phoenix, horses, dogs,….or the symbol of Temple of literature made by tree.
10:20: Continue to visit Co Le Pagoda which was built about 1000 years ago under Ly dynasty. This pagoda was rebuilt in 1902 with Gothic designs outside.
11:30: Enjoy the lunch in a local restaurant with famous Pho Co
12h30: Transfer to Hai Hau District, Relax on the bus. Visit the home host is an antique collector man who has more than 30 years in antiquities. You also can see some antiquities which are about 300 hundred years old
14:00: We will cycle around the villages in Hai Hau and visit Pham Phao Cathedral and traditional village of making brass trumpet. In addition, 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 village
18:00: Visit Pham Phao Church and explore the day of Catholics People and understand the lifestyle of living in the land of Church
19h00: Enjoy traditional music show performed by outstanding artisans (Optional free). Taste the dinner of local foods made from fresh ingredients. Overnight in homestay in Hai Hau
Day 2: Hai Hau – Xuan Thuy National Park – Clam Hut Lunch [G/B/L]
07:00: Breakfast with the locals
08:00: Transfer to Giao Thuy. On the way, stop to visit Bach Long Salt Village.
09:30: Arrive at Xuan Thuy National Park – check in the Boat, visit the Ramsa complex and explore the traditional job of Clam, understand about the Clam process growth. Plant a tree of Su Vet and hearing about the environment change of climate.
11:30: Check in the Clam Hut. Free and enjoy a special lunch on Clam Hut with Seafood.
14:30: Start to return back to Hai Hau and then transfer to Hanoi.
16:30: The bus will drop you up at the hotel. Tour ends. See you next time!