Moon Garden Homestay Tour

Moon Garden Homestay is located at about 60km from Hanoi City. 2-Day-1-Night Moon Garden Homestay Tour gives you the chance to discover North Vietnam Rural Life Style with the visit to Ky Son and Duong Lam Villages where you will bike through rice fields; participate to farming works; visit ancient houses, temples and pagodas; take part to cooking classes; enjoy medicinal herbs spa and so on.

  • Daily departure
  • Prices valid until December 2019

DAY 1: HANOI – MOON GARDEN HOMESTAY (L/D)

08h00: Our guide and driver will meet you at your hotel and transfer to Ky Son Village at about 60km from Hanoi City.

10h00: Arrive at Moon Garden homestay in Ky Son Village. Welcome drink with local fresh green tea. Free time for discovering Moon Garden Homestay and Ky Son Village by yourself (local market, kindergarten)

11h00: Cooking class at Moon Garden.

12h30: Enjoy the home hosted lunch.

13h30: Hand Spa – Enjoy having your fingers dipped in a fragrant lime bowl and the traditional herbal hand massage. Then, free time for relaxing or further conversation with the host family about local snacks, sharing cultures, and learning about traditional customs. If you want to learn Vietnamese, one of the family members can teach you.

15h00: You can have choice of a short ride of 6km or a long ride 12km round trip

  • Short ride: Take a bicycle ride to discover the Ky Son, Tam Son, Van Minh and Cham farming communities to and stop at any home you like for a cup of tea. Visit the kindergarten (if open). Chat with local people about their daily life and farming. Or walking in the village (if required) you can help with plowing or transplanting seedlings, harvesting rice (or cassava, corn, sweet potatoes, cucumber…) depending on the harvest season.
  • Long ride: Take a bicycle ride with local guide to discover the Ky Son, Tam Son, Van Minh and Cham farming communities, Duong Lam ancient village and visit Mia Pagoda, Mong Phu Communal House… Then bike ride back along the ritual paths of Thang Thac village to discover the Ngo Quyen tomb and Phung Hung temple.

18h00: Return to the Moon Garden for happy hour. While waiting for your steam bath to be prepared, you can enjoy our local drink and taste some of the local products such as maize, sweet potatoes, cassava peanuts (depending on season) or some traditional desserts.

18h30: Traditional, refreshing steam bath with fragrant herbs (lemon grass, pomelo leaves, holy basil leaves)

19h15: Observe the evening Buddha worship

19h30: Dinner, then enjoy your foot bath in warm water with ginger, salt and mugwort medicinal herbs before bedtime, which brings you a deeper sleep.

  • Meals: Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: Moon Garden Homestay

DAY 2 : MOON GARDEN HOMESTAY – HANOI (B/L)

07h00: Joining Yi Jin Jing traditional exercises.

07h30: Breakfast.

08h30: Walking around Ky Son Village for further discovery of countryside, interacting with the locals to learn about their daily life and farming. Visit the villager’s bee house. Or (if required) you can help with plowing or transplanting seedlings, harvesting rice (or cassava, corn, sweet potatoes, cucumber…). You can visit kindergarten (closed on Sat, Sun and Holidays) and go to the village market, then back to Moon Garden.

12h00: Lunch.

13h30: Free time, you can make yourself at home relaxing on the hammock in the garden, taking pictures with Vietnamese traditional cloths and chatting with people or further discovery of the Ky Son village and around until your departure time back to Hanoi. End of Moon Garden Homestay Tour.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

End of Services

TOUR SERVICES

Services included:

  • Transfer by private air-conditioned vehicle;
  • Accommodation at Guava Private House at Moon Garden;
  • English speaking guide;
  • Entrance fees to indicated sights;
  • Meals as indicated;
  • Bike;
  • Mineral water & wet tissue on car.

Services excluded:

  • Other meals, tip, drinks, personal expenses, insurance…
TOUR PRICES
  • The tour prices are subject to change during Christmas and New Year Eve (24 and 30 Dec)
Price per person in US$
Valid till 31 December 2019 (subject to change on 24 Dec and 31 Dec)
Private party of First Class
2 participants 303
3-4 participants 274
5-6 participants 245
7-8 participants 241
9-10 participants 232
Single Supplement 50
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