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Vietnam National Villages For Ethnic Culture And Tourism

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Strange unfinished project which could be amazing

We still to this day have no idea if we caught this place off season, or if we caught this place on... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2016
Sam C
Condensed culture class

For a quick overview experience pertinent to some of the major cultural influences in Vietnam's... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2015
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23 Nov 2018
“Quest 2018 interference”
22 Nov 2018
“Blocking access to Quest Festival 2018? That's not culture.”
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Dong Mo, Son Tay, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

5000 people travelled to Hanoi (during the low tourist season!) for this festival only to blocked by this organisation. Now we are left stranded freezibg in a field instead of enjoying a cultural festival. I generally love Vietnam but I suspect this will prevent many...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 22, 2018

Disgraceful actions by this organisation that purports to support culture. Blocking access to the site of a music and arts festival is a shameful and petty act. I certainly will not visit in the future and will suggest to others that they do not either...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Very excited when I can come and visit the village. It’s absolutely beautiful and natural. With 25 000 vnd, we can have a ticket of tramcar (catch the tram like bus) throughout the day to travel around. The views are wonderful. I took many photos....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ddntd_
Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

Vietnam National Villages for Ethnic minorities is good place to visit for both local people and foreigners. There are many houses that are symbols of Vietnamese ethnic minorities from North to the South of Vietnam with other special decorations belonged to each minority. Some festivals,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank SenPhi
Reviewed January 10, 2017

new ethnic houses and new templs (build around 2011) got no spirit and you just feel everything is too fake. ethnics live there but jut because government has moved them there based on a paid contract. you gonna walk into their house and watch them...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed June 26, 2016

We still to this day have no idea if we caught this place off season, or if we caught this place on a really really bad day. But its this massive park in the middle of nowhere, with parking for 40 thousand people, but not...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Sam C
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

This place is approximately 40km from Hanoi and has good highway to get there. I am not sure if there are any tours conducted to this place but one can get there by normal reliable taxis or hired cars. We took a metered taxi and...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed February 24, 2016

I spent a week in the northern mountains with guide and driver, visiting remote ethnic communities to see daily life, homes, handcrafts, markets, etc. This is way off the beaten track. You need a good car and driver. Roads are paved, sort of, some places,...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank melinda b
Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

For a quick overview experience pertinent to some of the major cultural influences in Vietnam's history, this site has a lot to offer in a pretty short time. One could acquire much of the same with lengthy trips to Phan Rang or Soc Trang, but...More

Date of experience: November 2015
6  Thank 583lewish
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