(QNO) - Loc Yen is an ancient village in Quang Nam province. It was founded between the 15th and 16th centuries on a hill in Tien Phuoc district and is considered a fairyland.
Loc Yen village owns a lot of beauties, including its natural landscapes, cool climate, and especially stone alleys which become very impressive to visitors. Photo: quangnam247.com The village covers an area of 279 hectares, including ancient houses, stone alleys, fruit gardens, and paddy fields. Moreover, cultural values of the village have been well-preserved till now. Photo: quangnam247.com Most of the houses in the village are leaning their back against the hill and facing paddy fields. In particular, Loc Yen village is located in a valley where there are rivers and springs, so it is always cool, peaceful and fresh. Photo: quangnam247.com The stone alleys and fences in Loc Yen village make it unique. They help prevent erosion, and at the same time, become a good solution to the boundary problems between the households. Photo: quangnam247.com Going to Loc Yen, visitors are able to enjoy the beauties of Vietnam minimized in this ancient village, such as terraced fields of the Northwest mountains, ancient villages of the North, rivers and streams of the Central, and fruit gardens of the South. Photo: quangnam247.com In Loc Yen village, there are many ancient houses, including the 150-year-old ones. They are attractive and impressive to visitors thanks to the ancient Vietnamese structures and architectures. In photo: A stream in Loc Yen. Photo: quangnam247.com These ancient houses are surrounded by fruit gardens, so the houses are always cool and poetic. The green of the fruit gardens also contributes to making the village more beautiful and peaceful. Besides, they bring livelihood to the villagers. Photo: quangnam247.com More and more visitors go to Loc Yen ancient village to enjoy its unique beauty and enjoy local specialities, such as fruit, tea, and pepper among others. Photo: quangnam247.com
Loc Yen ancient village was recognised as a national heritage in September 2019. This has become a chance for the village to develop its tourism. Reportedly, the village receives a lot of visitors every year. Photo: quangnam247.com