I N S I D E

Ha Giang Tours

All Dong Van Old Quarter Tours can be tailored & designed just for you


Dong Van Old Quarter

Dong Van old quarter-100 years old located in Dong Van District, Dong Van, Ha Giang. With the ancient architecture, it still keeps intact contour. Dong Van old quarter is the pride of people here. The lifestyle and daily life of ethnic people such as: Kinh, Tay, Mong, Hoa... is very impressive.

Dong Van Town is located in the middle of valley surrounded by rocks. In the morning, picture of old quarter is blended two colors: bright yellow of the sunshine and gray of ancient houses. The quarter is formed form the early 20th century, only has a few families of the H’mong, Tay and Chinese, gradually, more and more other local residents find it. Overall, old quarter has Chinese’s architecture with two-story houses of yin and yang roofs, red lantem…

From above looking down, next to three markets arranged in U-shape with yin and yang roofs are two ancient streets that lead to the mountain. A mainly residential area of the Tay and dozens of ancient houses is concerned as the important part of Dong Van old quarter. According to documents from a workshop about Dong Van old quarter, there have about 40 ancient houses with 100 years old. Especially, there has a house nearly 200 years old of Mr. Luong Huy Ngo, built in 1860.

The common architecture here is the two-story house and yin and yang roofs. Besides, Dong Van market area has tubular ancient houses to use advantages as Ha Noi old quarter. From 2006, Dong Van district held “night in old quater” in March on 14, 15, 16 lunar calendar. All households in the old quarter hang red lanterns, display ethnic brocade, and sell traditional food. “Night in old quarter” in Dong Van karst plateau is also working for propagation to attract tourists. Tourists can learn more about culture of ethnic people through local people and soak into dance of the Lo Lo, enjoy traditional dishes such as: Thang Co, Men Men, Ta Chua, of the H’Mong and visit the area display local produce.

Dong Van old quarter is an ideal destination in the North of Vietnam, which preserves the tradition and cultural intangible values of ethnic people.

View Map

BEST HA GIANG TOURS

All Ha Giang Tours can be tailored & designed just for you


BEST TAILOR MADE PRIVATE HA GIANG TOURS

Send us your request

Send us your request

Whatever about your trip: date, interests

Perfect Your itinerary

Perfect Your itinerary

Everything is tailored to your exact needs

Best Local Support 24/7

Best Local Support 24/7

Being locals, we are always here to help


Name (required)

Email Address (required)

Your Requires (required)

Other Things To See In Ha Giang

Dong Van Upland Dong Van Upland
Dong Van is an upland district of Ha Giang, it is far about 146 kilometers from...
Lung Cu Lung Cu
Lung Cu belongs to Dong Van district, Ha Giang. It is far about 200 kilometer...
Nam Dan Ancient Rock Nam Dan Ancient Rock
The whole populations of Nam Dan ancient rock is located between Tay Dan...
Mansion of Vuong Family Mansion of Vuong Family
The mansion of Vuong family ( Vuong Chi Sinh) located in Xa Phin districts,...
Quan Ba Twin Mountain Quan Ba Twin Mountain
Twin Mountain is located along Highway 4C, it is far about 40 kilometers from...
Khau Vai Love Market Khau Vai Love Market
Khau Vai love market belongs to Khau Vai commune, Meo Vac District, Ha Giang,...
Dong Van Karst Plateau Dong Van Karst Plateau
Dong Van karst plateau has an area of 2.350 square kilometers, spreads over...
Nho Que River Nho Que River
Nho Que River flows from the area of Nghiem Son Mountain that is 1500 meters...
Ma Pi Leng Pass Ma Pi Leng Pass
Ma Pi Leng Pass belongs to Ha Giang province; it is dangerous road with 20...
Vietnam Flag

VIETNAM TOURS BY DESTINATIONS


Be locals, we know our land the best. Let us help you!

Please kindly send us your ideas about the tours: destinations, attractions, your group, hotel class... we will get back to you with details & best offers quickly. Surely, you will feel satisfactory!

All Contents of this website are © INSIDE TRAVEL Corporation.
Agency Hub Log In Here