• Duration : Half day
• Distance : ∼15km
• Transport : Bicycle, Boat
• Activities :
- Boat Cruise
- Paper flowers fabric
- Village temple
- Cooking class
- Chrysanthèmes gardens
- Relaxing foot in medicinal herb water
- Lunch on the Dragon Boat
- More depending on the activities performed that day
Pick up at 8 am and departure to folk painting village - Sinh village. Along the Perfume River on the Dragon boat, you will be introduced to the peaceful beauty of Hue such as Hen Island, Bai Dau wholesale market, Bao Vinh ancient town, Thanh Tien paper flower village and Sinh village.
Bao vinh was a very important sea port of hue in 17th century. Most of old houses in this village were massively destructed. Nowadays, the regional council of Pas de Calais has funded to restore 5 old houses over 200 years old.
Keep biking to Sinh village known as Lai An- a bout 9 km east of hue city located in phu vang district, thua thien hue province. This village is famous for have been as well-known as Dong Ho folk painting dating more than 4 centuries. You walk to visit the house of folk painting artisan Nguyen Huu Phuoc. He will introduce and guide you how to paint a folk painting. Recent years Sinh village paintings to be honored as a cultural heritage of the nation should be kept and preserved. Many research projects, many artisans also assert artistic value and cultural value of bloated village life paintings, particularly the value of spiritual life.
You ride along the village streets and see activities of local people cultivating vegetables and green rice fields. On the streets of this village, you will discover and learn more about the culture of the ancient architecture of the Hue people. Next, visit the paper flower gallery of the Thanh Tien village where you can find out traditional paper flower patterns and learn how to make lotus flowers under the direction of the artisan in the village.
Ride to Tien Non village, visit centralized flower growing area. You have chance to take part in activities of growing flowers and green vegetables with local people.
Come back and enjoy lunch in Dragon boat.