Let’s travel back in time to experience the Vietnam’s culture and traditions. This is also the opportunity to explore the special architecture through its surviving ancient houses. Mud and clay are two main materials that are abundant on houses walls, gates, and temple walls, etc
About Duong Lam Ancient village: The communal house is a worshipping place of the god – founder of the village. The ancient village consists of 5 villages so it has 5 communal houses. Doai Giap and Cam Lam communal houses dedicate to Phung Hung – the national hero who won the victory against invaders under Duong Dynasty; Cam Thinh communal house dedicates both the founder of the village and great mandarin Cao Phuc Dien – the hero under Le Dynasty.
Dong Sang communal house worships the God but it was destroyed by fire and was restored by financial support from people. The god Tan Vien Son was dedicated in Mong Phu communal house.
So far, Mong Phu communal house is a gathering place of the villagers for cultural activities. The communal house was made carefully with sophisticated decoration details. It is considered as a flower of unique sculptural architecture
5 things we love most about Duong Lam Ancient village:
- Beautiful landscape
- Enriched history
- Value for money
- In the known experience
- Short drive from Hanoi