Quang Ba Flower Market –come and enjoy special traditional daily night life in Vietnam
You’re kind of culture – loving backpackers? You’re looking for a normal market but full of attractive traditional habits? Quang Ba flower market, Hanoi, Vietnam is the key answer to a your highly appreciated exploration. Travelling to Vietnam, all visitors cannot miss this one of must – to – go destinations with fresh flower wholesale markets on Nghi Tam dyke which is very familiar with Vietnamese. But it is still very a different and unique culture for foreign tourists to come and visit our S-shape country
For a long time ago, Quang Ba flower night market is formed as a wholesale market, where centralized purchasing fresh flowers for most of the Ha Noi people. We often encounter bustling day market everywhere, but meeting night flower market year round may be unique and become a special culture. Quang Ba Flower Market usual meets at night around 2am, but actually the flower florist moved to market from 11pm the night before.
The beauty of the night flower market not only thanks to the flower colors. Though it was still dark, the market is all full of retail florists to market on the old bike and filled with roses , carnations , gerberas , chrysanthemums …. Sometimes we even catch some couples travelling all this way to buy flowers together. Especially, it’s an ideal place for curious foreign visitors to see real buying and selling life scene. Quang Ba Flower Market night was divided into two quite clear sessions. From 2pm-4pm: this time most purchases in the form of wholesalers, therefore, the price is pretty cheap. From 4 o’clock in the morning is turn into second session, the price is now more expensive than the previous session as traders take over again.
We can gain many very different feelings about a culture’s daily life in Hanoi while walking round the market . The only light is emitted from the market bulbs and high voltage lights shine down from above, causing the market to sink in a shimmering colors. When the sun rises, the atmosphere turns into a glittering heaven with diversified colors of flowers from growers and traders
Each year, on the occasion of Tet Holiday, Quang Ba flower market is crowded than ever. On the 28th or 29th of Lunar New Year, despite of cold weather, Quang Ba flower market is very crowded. If you want to choose the most beautiful flowers, it’s a must to get up at 3 – 4am to go shopping. Flowers are sold in ranks, no hustle as agitated country markets as we often see, Quang Ba flower market night seems like a gentle style , elegance as the main product of this fair. There are many sleepless people at night wandering in the market not only buy flowers but also feeling the nightlife in land where thousands of years of civilization.
Source: Quang Ba lower market