Hanoi is one of the cradles of Vietnamese culture, and the ancient villages lying near Hanoi are the elements that contributed to build that cultural cradle, that’s why visiting and discovering the ancient villages is one of the most important things that can’t be missed in your Hanoi tours.
Cu Da ancient village always has its very own attractiveness
And there’s a lovely ancient village that we will discover this time, Cu Da ancient village.
Not so far from Hanoi, coming to Cu Da ancient village will just take you about 20km to the West of Hanoi. This place always has its very own attractiveness to not only local tourists but also foreign tourists, a really wonderful destination for any peace-seeker who want to escape from the noisy and crowded city.
Cu Da ancient village is definitely a perfect tourist destination for those who love to explore the unique ancient architecture, or learn about the history of Vietnam, or simply come here for a peaceful moment helping you get out of the stress of daily life.
The peaceful atmosphere in Cu Da village
Besides the old houses built in ancient Vietnamese style which are still well preserved by the local residents through years, Cu Da village also has the houses that are built in ancient French style, the century-old trees, communal house, pagodas, village’s gate,…
To the foreign visitors, it may just be a tour to a new place, but to the Vietnamese visitors, it may be even more meaningful than that. Especially to people that used to pass their childhoods right on their hometown, a trip to Cu Da village will get them on a time-traveling journey to find the childhoods that they lost somewhere in the busy life.
The ancient beauty of Cu Da village
The whole village located on the banks of the Nhue River, a perfect trading location has brought the village prosperity and wealth. The most developed period of the village is in the late 19th century, early 20th century.
In the village, most of the houses are Western style, or a combination of East-West style.
In addition to the houses, Cu Da ancient village also has many temples, pagodas and temples are all national heritage sites.
All the road covered by the yellow vermicelli
Many people know about this village because of its traditional handmade vermicelli. Every day there are 9-10 tons of vermicelli produced here and distributed all around the country.
There’s nowhere in this country and also in the world that you can find the same kind of stunning yellow vermicelli. That’s why Cu Da vermicelli is always a top favorite dish, gift that tourists often choose to try and buy when coming here.
Sounds very exciting, right! So what are you still waiting for but not booking a tour with this travel agency immediately to enjoy joyful Vietnam tours!