From Hanoi To Traditional Villages – Private Tour

Maya Cruise

What To Expect

In one day leaving Hanoi, we bring you to visit three traditional villages where people are very friendly and hospitable. In Violin village, you have a chance listen to the violin by local people and find out their passion with violin. Coming to Wooden Village, you can learn more about this traditional business with skilled carpenters by seeing producing process. Last but not least, you will visit Ancient Village, which is famous with its old architectures.



  • Violin Village
  • Wooden Village
  • Ancient Village
  • Train traveling


At 9:15 AM, we pick you up at your hotel and arrive at Hanoi Railway Station. Here you get on the train to the countryside like local people, so don’t miss the chance to experience and enjoy the nice view from train. Around 11:00 AM, you arrive and go by car to a ordinary, simple and peaceful Violin village. No one can at first believe that it is an unique violin village in Vietnam which has traditionally played violin for nearly 60 years. Playing music is not just these farmers’ hobby, but their great passion. Walking along the village, you have a chance to acquire more about Vietnamese farmers’ life. Mr. Nguyen – a violist – warmly welcomes you to visit his family. It’s wonderful time to listen the violin by him.

At 12:00 PM, you have lunch with locals before visiting Wooden village where you will see skilled carpenters making fine furniture and wooden products. On the way back we can visit the last village of our trip – Ancient village where we walk to the market and famous pagoda to look at its old architectural features. You will be definitely impressed by the ancient houses, wells, hundred-year-old banyan trees, etc. After one-hour walking around Ancient Village, we continue going back to Hanoi and arrive at your hotel by 5:30 PM.


  • Duration : 1 day
  • Departure – meeting point : hotel picked up
  • Return point : hotel dropped off


  • Car
  • Tour guide
  • Riding train
  • Local lunch
  • Music
  • Drink
  • Entrance fees


  • Personal expenses and tips