Enjoy an unforgettable day away from the city streets of Hanoi on this exciting adventure to Vietnam’s breathtaking countryside.
Get a chance to see the Ninh Binh region’s famous natural landscapes and historic landmarks as you explore Hoa Lu, the ancient capital of Vietnam, during the 10th-11th century. Visit the temple to honor the first emperor of Vietnam, the famous Dinh King Temple, and learn more about the fascinating past of the country. Find out the secrets and mysteries of the Dinh Dynasty. Re-energize with the appetizing flavors of Ninh Binh cuisine during a delicious lunch at a local restaurant after a busy morning of exploring. Next, admire the beauty of Trang An on a relaxing scenic sampan boat cruise on the river. And end of the tour by visiting Hang Mua Cave and conquering Ngoa Long mountain.
Day 1: Hoa Lu – Tam Coc – Mua cave ( L/D )
07h30 – 8h00: Get picked up by our friendly guide then depart for Ninh Binh province
09h15: Have a short break for 15 – 20 minutes to relax
10h30: Visit Hoa Lư ancient capital of Vietnam between 968 and 1010. You have a chance to learn about Vietnamese history in the feudal system under Dinh, Le, and Ly Dynasty
11h45: Have a buffet lunch in the restaurant with many local foods such as goat meat, fish, chicken, and fried rice…Vegetarian foods are always available in the buffet lunch
13h00: Visit Tam Coc by 1.5-hour bamboo boat. You will be surprised by the charming beauty here with paddy fields, river, water, cloud, sky, and a stunning cave system during the boat trip. All make a masterpiece that the Vietnamese people called “Ha Long Bay on land”
14h30: Continue the tour for 45 mins – cycling around the village to discover the life of the local people.
15h30: Get back to Limousine Bus then leave for Mua Cave (Dancing Cave). Walk up almost 500 steps, you can reach the top of Lying Dragon Mountain & have an amazing panoramic view of Tam Coc from here
17h00 : Check in Bungalow/Hotel then free time to relax (can use swimming pool)
19h00 : Have dinner at bungalow/hotel then walk around Tam Coc for awalk
Sleep at Bungalow/hotel
Day 2: Bai Dinh – Trang An ( B/L )
Morning: Have breakfast at Hotel/ Bungalow then check out and be ready for the trip
10h00 : Get picked up then transfer to Bai Dinh Pagoda
10h30: Visit Bai Dinh Pagoda – the most famous & biggest Pagoda in southeast Asia with many records set such as 500 Stone – Arhat Statues, 36 ton-bronze Bell, 100 ton-Budhha Statue…
12h30: Have lunch in the restaurant with a lot of local foods such as goat meat, fish, chicken fried rice…. Vegetarian foods are always available in the buffet lunch
13h30: Visit Tràng An which was recognized by UNESCO as A World Heritage Site in 2014. Trang An has a wonderful tunnel cave system so Kong’s Movie Group chose this place for the New Version of Kong in 2016 – “Skull Island”. With 2.5 hours for the boat trip, you will be persuaded by the beauty here.
16h00: Get on the bus to return to Hanoi
18h00: Get dropped off at Hotel in Hanoi