PHUOC TICH VILLAGE – VIETNAM UNIQUE TRADITIONAL VILLAGE
Over 500 years of existence along with bloody wars and natural disasters, Phuoc Tich village still retains the pristine beauty of the Vietnamese traditional village. The village possesses peaceful landscape, banyan trees, water dock and unique pottery making. Therefore, it is always an ideal destination for tourists.
Phuoc Tich village location
Phuoc Tich ancient village belongs to Phong Dien district, about 40km north of Hue city, near highway 49. The village stretches alongside the romantic O Lau River and has all the features of a traditional village.
What to explore in Phuoc Tich village
Approaching to the village, the 700-800 years old diospyros decandra will attract the visitors. Furthermore, throughout the whole village of Phuoc Tich, the tourists have chance to visit the centuries-old houses, the spacious gardens with green trees,….
Especially, Phuoc Tich pottery is one of the must-see places. Unlike other ceramic products, Phuoc Tich Pottery is made from special clay that no place has. Therefore, after firing, the pottery has very beautiful red. Moreover, At the pottery kiln, the visitors have opportunity hands-on experience by taking part in making craft with the local artisans. They can make lovely pottery by themselves.
In addition, exploring the ancient village, remember to enjoy the local specialties foods, especially the rice cakes. With great hospitality, Phuoc Tich people establishes a cooking club to introduce local foods. There are some special dish must-try: pickles, pork with shrimp sauce, and a variety of irresistible delicious rice cakes.
The best way to visit Phuoc Tich village
Phuoc Tich old village is quite far from ancient city of Hue, about 40 km. Therefore, a private car or a motorbike is the top way for the tourists. However, the road leads to the village is busy highway 49. If the travelers are not the great riders, a elective Hue private cars will the perfect and safe choice, especially the tourists who travel with lover, friends or family.