HOA LU TAM COC BICH DONG

Full Day

More and more far-land travelers convert their attention to Ninh Binh, and it is for a good reason too. Besides the jaw-dropping beautiful scenery, the trip to Ninh Binh is the unique experience and passage to the local people in their every day’s rural life.

Highlight

Immerse in the irresistible beauty of dynamic sceneries in Ninh Binh province
Get to know the very first kingdom era of Vietnam at Hoa Lu
Experience the magnificent boat trip to Tam Coc Wharf

Itinerary

Full day

At 8:00 Pick up at your hotel or the Opera House, then drive with car to Ninh Binh. Known for possessing the most fantastic landscapes of Northern Vietnam, Ninh Binh amazes you with the diverse geographical features such as long ranges of colossal mountains, patchworks of endless farmed lands on both sides of the road, and enormous collections of beautiful rivers. If you are a hardcore fan of scenery pictures, then you have come to the perfect paradise. Your first stop is Hoa Lu, the ancient capital of the country in the 10th and 11th century, which has witnessed many ups and downs throughout the struggling history course of Vietnam. With the advantages of locating on the flat valley, guarded by the steep limestone peaks on various sides, Hoa Lu has provided the Dinh and Le dynasties an impenetrable fortress and ultimate kingdom power. Experience the temple remains and relics of both Dinh and Le dynasties as well as listen to the history of the very first Vietnam kingdoms and how they protected their lands against atrocious foreign invasions.

Stop for lunch before resuming to the tour.

On the trip to Tam Coc Wharf, experience the one-of-a-kind travel with 2-man sampan boats, which will take you alongside the Ngo Dong river through the hidden and mysterious system of caves. Immerse in the atmospheric scene, where both sides of the rivers reveal endless giants of impressive mountains, shadowing the waving colorful rice fields by the river banks. Serenity and the peace of mind while enjoying the scene’s natural beauty both from outdoor and inside various caverns are the reasons why this location has been the top choice among the domestic travelers, foreign tourists, even seasoned explorers. Nonetheless, take a cycling tour from Tam Coc to Bich Dong so you can experience the precious moments at your own pace. Series of caves and pagodas along the way will make this trip extraordinarily worthwhile. Do not forget to take as many pictures to your heart’s content.

At the end of the tour, travel by car back to Hanoi. Drop off at your hotel or the Opera House.


Include
Accommodation, cruises, train in the chosen category stated in the itinerary
Daily breakfast and meals as mentioned in the program
All land transfer by air-conditioned vehicles
All entrance fees and sightseeing fess as mentioned in the program
Local English-speaking tour guide
All local taxes and service charges
Visa approved letter if needed
24/7 support
Exclude
Drinks are not mentioned in the program
Not mentioned international, regional and domestic flights
Personal expenses
Visa fee
Personal Insurance (Highly recommend)
Tips for tour guide and driver
Optional tours and extra services
Other services not mentioned in the program

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