Included: A/C bus , entrance fee, lunch, English speaking guide, 1 bottle of water,hotel.
Excluded: drinks, travel insurance, tips, personal expenses.
Day 1: HA NOI – HOA LU – TAM COC (L,D)
7h45 – 8h30: Pick up at your hotel then depart to Ninh Binh on the way you can see the picture of rural in VietNam with fertilizer green fields, buffalos are eating grass, ducks are swimming…
10h45 – 11h00 arrive at Hoa Lu Temple – the fist capital of Vietnam was buit from 10 century. You will spend few minutes for overview not come inside for visiting.
11h30 – 11h45 : Arrive Mua cave which is constructed following the model of “miniature Great Wall” in China with nearly 500 steps up to mountains to conquer. You will spend abour one hour to do hard trekking up to the top of the mountain for overviewthe impressive panoramic view of Tam Coc, Trang An & Ninh Binh city
12h45 – 13h00: Get on bus to Restaurant,then have buffe luch with special Vietnamese foods.
14h00 – 14h15: Get on small boat for visiting Tam Coc about nearly two hours.The local people will take you to discover beauty of landscape where is called”Ha Long Bay On Land” and sightseeing two green rice fields with great lime stones and wonderful caves. Finish visting by small boat you have about 30 minutes for biking to visit countryside or shopping at some embroidery shop where they sell handcraft goods.
16h30 get back and check in hotel. Free time for relaxing. Have diner at hotel in Tam Coc.
Day 2: Tam Coc – Van Long – Kenh Ga (B,L)
8h00 Have breakfast at hotel then 9h30 get on bus transfer to visit Van Long , take a boat trip for 1.5 hours rowing along this beautiful wetland of Van Long Natural Reserve and enjoy the spectacular scenery surrounded by rice paddies and towering limestone mountain peaks.
12h30 Have lunch at local restaurant. Then continue to Kenh Ga Geyser, take a boat ride along a small river to visit floating fish farm, floating village Kenh Ga, limestone formation, and local people. This is a great opportunity to see the daily life’s activities of peaceful hidden village by the river in this rural area.
Approach to the hot mineral springs (natural stream), spend time visiting this ecological area or relaxing soak in the natural hot springs pool (your own expense).
16h30: Get on bus transfer back to Ha Noi.
19h00 – 19h15 arrive the end of great tour.