Bat Trang Village Festival is held from the 14th to the 16th day of the second lunar month, in Bat Trang Communal House, Bat Trang Commune, Gia Lam District, Hanoi, Vietnam.
Bat Trang Village is famous for pottery. The village is located near the bank of the river, includes sacred communal house, pagoda, temple, shrine.
The festival is organized to honor Han Cao To and Lu Hau, Cai O Minh Chinh Tu Royal Highest, top-ranking general Phan, Ho Quoc Genie, Bach Ma Genie.
Joining the Bat Trang Village festival, you have the chance to discover different Vietnamese traditional games and activities. The village festival involves water procession, ancestral tablet washing, a procession of ancestral tablet to the communal house to worship. The offering to the village’s tutelary god is a barbecued young fat buffalo. They put the whole buffalo on the large table with six big feasts and four trays of steamed glutinous rice. After worshipping, the offerings are shared out for every family.
We at Lotussia Travel offer a day cycling tour to Bat Trang Village Festival. The group tour is only arranged once a year, on the day of festival. But the private tour can be arranged any day, offering you the chance to discover the area (without the festival).
Contact us for itinerary, trip cost and availability.