The northern mountainous province of Hà Giang has approved a project on the preservation and restoration of Đồng Văn ancient quarter with an investment of VND 66 billion.
The project will restore 31 ancient houses and three markets in the ancient quarter.
In October, an initial three houses will be upgraded, providing experience for the restoration of the remaining houses.
Owners of ancient houses agreed with the state to restore their houses according to approved parts.
After restoration, local people will continue to use them for their daily life, as well as to serve tourism and promote the values of the relics.
The Hà Giang provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism is coordinating with the provincial Department of Construction to complete the technical drawings and estimates for the restoration./.