Thai ethnic minority people in Quy Chau district, the central province of Nghe An have maintained their traditional brocade weaving for many years. To preserve and develop the brocade making, local authorities have establishing brocade making cooperatives and made development plan for brocade villages… … to help makers share experience in making high quality products. Brocade production helps maintain Thai ethnic minority people’s typical cultural characteristic.
- Luxury and comfortable car for 2 pax/ motorbike tour for 1 pax tour
- Thai Ethnic Homestay
- Entrance Tickets
- 2 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 2 dinners
- Enthusiastic and professional English speaking guide(s)
- Water: 2 bottle/pax/day, travel tissue.
- Pictures from your tour (emailed to you later)......and lots of smiles!
- Tipping: $3/day/pax for the tour guides and drivers (compulsory)
- Travel Insurance
Pick up. (Within Vinh area)
Our guide will pick you up in Vinh (hotel, bus station, train station or the Airport)
Visit Local Market
On the way to Quy Chau, you will visit a local market. Here, you can have chance to experience how the locals purchase and bargain and see the fresh food
8:30 AM-12:00 PM
Quy Chau District – Lunch Time
It might take you 5 hours to arrive in Quy Chau District. You will enjoy the special lunch prepared by the locals, especially, the unique favour of Thai Ethnic group. Then, you take a rest at the homestay
2:00 PM-5:00 PM
This time is ideal time to explore the special rice field with the special “waterwheels” of Thai Ethnic People, enjoy the fresh air… Besides, you can have chance to catch fishes by yourselves with net, cook the traditional dishes or rice pounding with the locals.
Thai Ethnic Homestay
The stilt-houses and culture of the Thai ethnic villages in Vietnam are very unique. We will have a chance to experience their daily life and enjoy the real organic and tasty food dishes.
The on-site breakfast will offer local chicken soup. Then, we start exploring one of the highlights of the trip – Hoa Tien Brocading
8:30 AM-11:00 AM
Hoa Tien Traditional Village
Located in the west of Nghe An, Quy Chau is inhabited by Thai ethnic people whose tradition is based in rice cultivation and the crafts of textiles and woodwork. Brocade weaving of Thai’s people in Hoa Tien Traditional Village, Quy Chau district has been existed for such a long time. The brocade products were originally made for the family needs and to use as dowry when girl comes to her husband’s house. Thai women in Hoa Tien are adept with silk and cotton. Especially, the distinguish natural dyeing technique from herb, flower, leaf, bark,… has made Hoa Tien brocade ranked as high value added products.
Back To Vinh City
Go back to Vinh, you will have dinner with street food. Then, back to the hotel, our tour guide says good bye and see you again in Nghe An.