Lively small town & old architecture

COMMUNITY

Small town close to Hanoi airport

LIVELYHOOD

Small businesses, handicraft & farming

FAMOUS FOR

Narrow alleys and traditional houses
 

RELIGION

The village is Buddhist

LANGUAGE

Vietnamese and very limited English
 

TRAVELLERS

Unlikely to meet other foreigners

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3 nIGHTS IN yen phu VILLAGE

140 EUR

ACCommodation: 

  • Private room in a local home, bed sheets included

  • Home made breakfast, lunch and dinner daily

  • Shared toilet and washing facilities

activities:

  • Cooking and eating together with your host family

  • Practicing the livelihood of the family (learning about handicraft, farming)

  • Visiting a local market for fresh produce

  • Visiting the local Buddhist temple

  • Meeting the savings group

6 nights IN yen phu VILLAGE

240 EUR

accommodation: 

  • Private room in a local home, bed sheets included

  • Home made breakfast, lunch and dinner daily

  • Shared toilet and washing facilities

activities:

  • Cooking and eating together with your host family

  • Practicing the livelihood of the family (learning about handicraft, farming)

  • Visiting a local market for fresh produce

  • Visiting a local Buddhist temple

  • Meeting the savings group

  • Joining local craftsmen in making horse figures for offering

  • Boat trip to a river nearby

  • Bike tour around the village and its surroundings

DUARA CONTACT: dom

Dom is your responsible English-speaking contact person in Yen Phu. He makes sure there is someone to meet you and introduce you to your host family. You can contact Dom in case you have questions before or during your stay.

Are you hesitating to book directly? Elina from Duara is ready to answer your questions via email: elina@duaratravels.com

Are you hesitating to book directly? Elina from Duara is ready to answer your questions via email: elina@duaratravels.com


HOW TO GET THERE

You can take a bus to Yen Phu from Hanoi for only one hour, or just take a taxi which will be even faster. If you’re coming straight from the airport the ride will only take half an hour. 

 

OTHER things to do near yen phu village

Visit the city of Bac Ninh, 30 min from the village.