June 18, 2018
Travel Tips

Hanoi Tours: One day boat trip on Red river

Red River tourist destination is attracting inbound and outbound tourists, this is a boat tour on the Red River. Depart from Bo De Pagoda, the tour has a route to visit some famous sites along the Red River, such as Mau Temple, Dam Temple, Chu Dong Tu Temple and Bat Trang Pottery Village. The trip will bring you many interesting and memorable experience.


The best time to travel Hanoi


Hanoi is located in a subtropical humid climate with four distinct seasons. Every season in Hanoi is beautiful and has its own characteristics, but autumn (from about August to November) is considered the most beautiful.


Wonderful Day Trip to The Red River Delta


Red River Tours is a tour of the countryside, bringing tourists into the fresh air of nature and learn about the legends recorded on the river. Each year there are over 20,000 visitors per year, of which 25% are international visitors to the Red River tourist route.


Dam Temple


Dam Temple is the first stop after more than an hour on the boat. DamTemple is located on Xam Duong village, Ninh So commune, Thuong Tin district, Hanoi, Vietnam. Dam temple complex clustered with three adjacent temples are Lo Temple, So Temple and Dam Temple, located outside the Red River dike.



The temple also has banyan trees over 400 years old, there is the story of Hung Dao Vuong Tran Quoc Tuan to expel the Mongolian army and many mysteries around the fish species still circulated in the generations of local people.


Dam Temple Festival is held on the occasion of February each year from the first day to open the festival and ended on the 10th. The main day is the fifth day of the procession.


Chu Dong Tu temple


The next destination is the “temple of love” worship Tien Dung and Chu Dong Tu. Temple of Chu Dong Tu consists of two temples: Da Hoa temple in Da Hoa village, Binh Minh commune, and Da Trach temple in Yen Vinh village, Da Trach commune, Khoai Chau district, Hung Yen province.



Every year, Chu Dong Tu Temple festival in Hung Yen (including Da Hoa Temple Festival and Da Trach Temple Festival) is held from 10-12 February lunar year, officially called Chu Dong Tu Festival Dung (or love festival). Chu Dong Tu and Princess Tien Dung went to the fairy but their love is forever and immortal in the generations of Vietnamese people, become the most beautiful love story in the literature.


Bat Trang pottery village


After lunch, take the boat back to discover the pottery village of Bat Trang. The rich pottery market from the tiny earth beast to the hyacinth vase is over one meter high.


Bat Trang Pottery Village is located along the Red River in Gia Lam district, outside Hanoi. Bat Trang means the Great Court, a land of expertise. The name Bat Trang was formed from the Le dynasty, which is the integration between the five famous pottery family of Bo Bat village with the Nguyen family in Minh Trang.



In addition to walking around the village, you can choose riding buffalo, the price is about 150,000 VND – 200,000 VND /buffalo carrying about 10 people. At present, few visitors do not know if there is still this service. Buffalo will take visitors around the village.


Red River Delta is a land rich in tourism potential. If exploited in the right direction, this place can develop and expand the type of tourism such as ecotourism, cultural tourism – historical – spiritual. The Red River Delta is also home to the unique cultural and historical values of Bai Dinh, Hoa Lu, Co Loa, Con Son – Kiep Bac, Tran Temple, Phu Day Temple, Hien Street.


Not only discover the mysteries of the river, visitors also have a great opportunity to explore the wonders of Red river.


All you should know before applying for E-visa


The requirements for E-visa applications for visitors


  1. Type of foreigner visa issued: Visa is granted to foreigners who are using a visa for various purposes such as tourism, investment, trade, marriage, visit.


  1. Time limit for e-visas: The maximum duration of E-visa is 1 month (30 days)


  1. Conditions for being granted an electronic visa for a visitors include the following conditions:


– Visitors living abroad;


– Visitors with valid passports, valid passports for at least 6 months before applying for visa to Vietnam


– Visitors who do not fall into the category of cases not permitted to enter Vietnam as stipulated in Article 21 of the Law on Entry, Exit, Transit and Residence of Foreigners in Vietnam.


– Visitors who are citizens of one of the 40 countries listed on the list of e-visas issued by the Government of Vietnam.


  1. Electronic visa application: The applicant for an E-visa is registered online at the website of the Immigration Department of Vietnam or authorizes the company, which has the function of electronic visa registration under provisions of law.


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