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With its historical values, great culture and sacred origin and unique beauty, Phuoc Phu has become a regular destination for Ha Thanh people and tourists.


Van Phuc Silk Village

Tuesday - 27/11/2018 04:00
Silk weaving in Vietnam is available in many places, but it is impossible not to mention Van Phuc - Ha Dong - Hanoi, a long and famous handmade silk weaving. Van Phuc Silk (also known as Ha Dong Silk Village) is durable, the coat on the person will see soft and gentle. This is an interesting attraction for visitors, helping visitors better understand the culture of the people of Vietnam as well as stopping and buying gifts very meaningful to visitors
Van Phuc
Van Phuc Silk Village (also known as Ha Dong Silk Village) is located in Van Phuc Ward, Ha Dong District, 10 km far from Hanoi center, next to the Nhue River. Van Phuc is the most beautiful and famous silk weaving village in Vietnam. Although the urbanization process is becoming more visible, Van Phuc silk village still retains the typical features of Vietnam's countryside: ancient trees, wells and afternoon markets in Dinh.
In 1931 Van Phuc silk was introduced to the international market at Marseille Fair and was regarded by the French as the most sophisticated product of Indochina. In 1958, Van Phuc silk was exported to Eastern Europe. Preferred and so far has gone through many countries around the world.
In 2007, Ha Huynh's Ha Dong Silk film was released, which won awards at several prestigious film festivals in Asia. 
It is not difficult to recognize the village on the banks of Nhue River with the main gate bearing the words "Van Phuc Village". Today, it is more spacious to welcome tourists to visit, however traditional features. The countryside of Vietnam is still preserved as a red tile roof, the roof of the house has a long bored moon, phoenixes fly in four corners of the roof bend.
Van Phuc silk has a variety of designs, about 70 types, silk, brocade, with many different names such as: flower, long phoenix, flying clouds, cinnamon, sa slipper, slippery, life style ... There are four types of flowers: animals, plants, objects, graphics. Animals exhibit the four gods, two long, long phoenix, long phoenix, long, hydrangea, phoenix in the cloud, phoenix book, turtle pouch letter, song, moon. Plants include: chrysanthemum, bamboo shoots, apricots, apricots, lemons, roses. Items: letter, money, flower basket, antique, lantern. Painting: rhinestones, seals, vases, crowns, squares. All shapes and patterns on the Van Phuc silk are rich imagination, hands of talented artisans woven into unique products, showing creativity delicate, rich aesthetic.
First you come to Van Phuc silk village, you will encounter the gate of the village is very big and beautiful.
luc van phuc langRight on the left side of Van Phuc village, you will see the ancient Van Phuc Pagoda, the pagoda with the northern nature with ancient trees, the well with the wooden bridge will surely bring you feeling relaxed.
Go 20m further you will see a welcome board along with sightseeing / shopping map. Because Van Phuc village is not so big, for convenience, you can take your phone to capture the map. Here you should also send the car always to walk the shopping tour is the best.
Follow directions to enter "Cultural Tourism and Shopping".
for the valveTurn left to enter the cultural tourism will be greeting gate.
Going on is a showcase / showcase of how the silk will appear in front of you.
When you have finished the tour, you can go out to the market for shopping and shopping. Silk items are sold in a variety of sizes, from small children to adult ones. You will find the item you need in Van Phuc from the handkerchief to the scarf style momentum.
Next you go back to the welcome board and the original map. We will go deep inside, the village road in Van Phuc is very clean, there is very little rubbish.
Going on a distance of about 200m will be the "Van Phuc silk business center".
In the market a lot of stalls selling goods made from silk, Vietnamese guests are also many that West also much less.
If you are tired and thirsty, right in the center of the business center there is a country pub.
After the shopping / shopping finished, turn out to meet the gate bye. "See you again"
Van Phuc silk village is about 10km from Hanoi center so you can go by car, motorcycle or:
Bus routes to Van Phuc Silk Village: 03, 07, 14, 20c, 25, 26, 31,32, 36, 50, 55, 79


cleaning 1 person 63 van phuc
  • 1 person pot - Van Phuc: B7 63 Van Phuc Street, Ha Dong District
  • Pizza Box - Van Phuc: 430 Van Phuc Street, Ha Dong District
  • Banh bao - Van Phuc, Ha Dong District
  • Aki Tea - Milk Tea & Food: 58 Van Phuc Street, Ha Dong District
  • Red Coral - Fresh Seafood: 26 Van Phuc Street, Ha Dong District
  • Species - Duck Specialty: 430 Van Phuc, Ha Dong District
  • Mr Mai - Bun Seafood: Ki Tu 6 Van Phuc, Ha Dong District
  • Dinh Hang - Pho & Bun Vat: 82 Van Phuc Street, Ha Dong District


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