A trip to Da Nang to enjoy the peaceful life, friendly atmosphere and beautiful nature is the best relaxation trip ever. However, it is not a perfect trip if you want to know clearlier about the tradition as well as daily life of local people. Traditional villages in Da Nang will satisfy you with hundreds years remaining traditional jobs of local people.
Cam Le sesame cake traditional village in Da Nang
Cam Le sesame cake is one of top 10 famous souvenirs from Da Nang trip. A trip to Cam Le sesame cake traditional village will show you the beauty of traditional job which has lasted since 19th century until now. Cam Le sesame cake traditional village was officially become one of traditional villages in Da Nang that is protected by law.
In 1998, Cam Le sesame cake is famous because it is hand-made completely. Main ingredients of this cake include rice powder, sugar, sesame and cinnamon powder. After choosing material carefully, the cakes are baked by coal in 7 times to make it special taste and crisp. Sesame cake is a must-have specialty of local people on special days such as Tet and other holidays. Every year, the sesame cake orders reaches the highest number in Tet holiday. They distribute products to not only local area but also other provinces in Vietnam.
Cam Ne sedge mat traditional village in Da Nang
Located in Hoa Tien ward, Hoa Vang district, Cam Ne sedge mat traditional village still remains their job which has lasted thousands years since 15th century. This is one of traditional villages in Da Nang but it was from the northern provinces. It came here thanks to the immigration of artisans. The sedges that are used to make mats are chosen carefully. Before weaving into a mat, sedges are through many stages of processing meticulously. The special thing of making a sedge mat in Cam Ne is the mat’s colors is not painted after completing. They are dyed before weaving. Cam ne sedge mat is thicker and stronger than other types of mat on market today.
Cam Ne sedge mat has started being famous under Nguyen dynasty when they were used in palace.
Tuy Loan rice paper traditional village in Da Nang
Rice paper is not strange to tourists when coming to Da Nang city since it is the daily food of local people. Moreover, it is used in many famous traditional food such as spring roll, pancake,etc. However, there is a kind of famous rice paper that is used as snack. It is in a big round shape, crisp with the black sesame on the surface.
Tuy Loan is the famous rice paper traditional village in Da Nang. Its rice paper is thicker than other types which makes it more delicious. It locates in Hoa Phong ward, Hoa Vang district and has remained their rice paper for more than 40 years. They make the rice papers from rice and other 5 must have spices include fish sauce, salt, sugar, garlic and sesame. The most unique process of making Tuy Loan rice paper is that the papers are not exposed to the sun but bake in the smoke of fire.
Nam O fish sauce traditional village in Da Nang
Nam O village is in Hoa Hiep ward, Lien Chieu district, Da Nang city, where it is 3km to Hai Van pass. Nam O fish sauce has been a traditional village in Da Nang for hundreds years. They still remain the handmade method to keep the special taste of sauce. The fish sauce here is made from fresh anchovy. All fishes are salted in a jar which is made specially to make sure the sauce has a special taste of Nam O fish sauce. Nam O fish sauce does not only trade domestically but also internationally when it is exported to many countries over the world. Furthermore, it is a recommended gift for those who come to Vietnam and for Vietnamese go abroad.
Non Nuoc stone carving traditional village in Da Nang
Non Nuoc stone carving traditional village has been started their work with stones since 18th century. It was from the northern province when they move to the southern. The stone used to carve was from the Marble Mountain, but then awaring of the threat to the mountain, they started importing marble to not destroy the Marble Mountain. The products from here show clearly the interfere culture between ancient Viet community and Cham community. Nowadays, Non Nuoc stone carving village make diversified products, the stone in diversified shapes, stone accessories such as bracelet, necklace, utensils. Non Nuoc stone products are not only sold domestically, for tourists when they come to Marble Mountain but also exported to other countries over the world. Non Nuoc stone carving is one of the most famous and proud traditional villages in Da Nang today.