Ninh Binh -the first capital of Viet Nam where has many beautiful natural landscapes such as: Mua Cave,Bai Dinh pagoda, Trang An compex and especilly Cuc Phuong national park..Cuc Phuong National Park is the first recognized and most well protected nature reserve in Vietnam. The Park’s primary tropical rainforest is home to an amazing variety of wildlife and in recent years several species have been discovered here. Our 2 days 1 night trip to Ninh Binh from Ha Noi will take you visit these places with amazing experience.
Pick up time : 6h30 – 8h00
Visit some cultural and historical relics of Hoa Lu ancient citadel as world cultural heritage and Trang An cave as world natural heritage.Mua Cave brings you a chance for viewing the picturesque landscape of Tam Coc from the peak above.Cuc Phuong national park is very attractive and magnificent to attract tourist in and out of Vietnam for their discovery.
Day 1: BAI DINH/HOA LU – TRANG AN – MUACAVE (L,D)
07:00 – 07:30 – Our guide will meet you at your hotel/stay and start 110km modern Bus-journey through verdant landscape of country side. Short-brake en route.
10:30 – Arrive Glimmering Bai Dinh pagoda complexes, the largest pagoda, not only in Vietnam but also in Southeast of Asia. Scenically set on the foot hill of Dinh Mountain surrounded by amazing views of the exquisite river valley below and dotted and the limestone karsts dotted around which will take your breath away.
This pagoda complexes stunningly boast a array of the most massive and magnificent architecture of Vietnamese tradition refined ever built that it take a full day to explore all. So you will visit some of the highlights that owned the national:500 stone statues of “La Han” (Arhats),2 huge bronze bells, one weighs 27 tons, other weighs 36 tones.Visit The Quan Yin statue with thousands arms and eyes, Visit Gautama Buddha satatue.
10:30 – Visit Hoa Lu Ancient Citadel with Dinh King Temple and Le King Temple dating back to the 17th Century.
12:00 – Enjoy buffetl lunch at Trang An bungalow with pool view.
13:00 – Leave for the Trang An Grottoes, an out-standing natural beauty of majestic limestone massif at 20 square kilometer rise dramatically out from rice paddy fields. Deep into the linked chains of towering mountain are pristine places of mystical valleys, numerous fresh water ponds, and jungle.
Embark on a traditional sampan gently roweddown the exquisite river through numerous caves: Lam Cave, Vang Cave, Dai Cave, Thanh Truot Cave,...and Cao Sơn Temple, Suoi Tien Temple, Vu Lam Temple…
15:30 – Visit Mua Cave and start an amazing trek up to the top of Ngoa long mountain for watching the spectacular rice valley with sprecious view of the nature.
17:00 Check in Homestay/Bungalow and then you have your own time to relax, read books or swim before the dinner around 19:00, then enjoy the night time with pool view bar. (Tour guide not avaiable until next afternoon)
DAY 02: CUC PHUONG NATIONAL PARK – HANOI ( B, L)
In the morning: Breakfast served at Bungalow. Free time for swimming, relaxing waiting for tour guide and bus pick up to visit Cuc Phuong National Park.
Firstly, you will visit the langurs and the monkey, gibbons in the Endangered Primate Rescue Center, witnessing them in their natural environment. Here, professional staff protect monkeys and langurs from becoming extinct. The environment is kept as close to their natural habitat as possible. Afterwards, you enjoy a typical lunch at jungle restaurant, recommended by your guide. Take a trekking trip into the heart of the jungle come the afternoon. You will trek inside the jungle to visit the One-Thousand-Year-Old Tree and then The Pre – Historic man’s cave if we have enough time.
17:00 Get on bus back to Ha Nội
19:00 You are in Hanoi, we drop you off at your hotel, trip ends.
Note: Your itinerary can be changed due to weather conditions.