Visiting Hoa Lu – ancient capital of Vietnam in 10th Century. Slowly walking the in old citadel where our first Kings and family left, also exploring the traditional architecture thanks to King Dinh and Le temple.
Relaxed time on rowing boat in Tam Coc where rower takes you through the water tunnel on Ngo Dong River with peaceful landscape along
Cycling in fresh air and peaceful countryside to explore the local farmer’s life
Local daily life experience
07h30 – 8h00: Tour guide and driver pick up up at your hotel/stay in Hanoi old quarter and heading to Ninh Binh province.
09h15: Have a short break for 15 – 20 minutes to relax
10h30: Upon arrival the ancient capital, visit Hoa Lu ancient capital of Vietnam between 968 and 1010. You have not only a chance to learn about Vietnamese history in the feudal system under Dinh, Le and Ly Dynasty, but also more understanding the traditional architecture.
11h45: Have lunch in the restaurant with a lot of local foods such as: goat meat, fried rice…
Vegetarian foods are always available
After Lunch time, tour guide will take you to visit Tam Coc by 1.5 hour bamboo boat. During the boat trip, you will be surprised by the charming beauty here with paddy field, river, water, cloud, sky and stunning cave system. All make a masterpiece which Vietnamese people called “Ha long Bay on land”. Viewing the local farmer who is working on their rice fields on Ngo Dong River. Fresh air and green mountainous scenery makes you really relaxed.
After rowing boat trip, you will experience the local life by cycling time. Visiting the field, local village, local life and get a nice memory with bicycle.
16h30: Get on the bus to return to Hanoi
18h30 – 19h00: Get dropped off at Hotel in Hanoi old quarter. Trip ends.
Shuttle Bus with experience driver
English Speaking Tour Guide
Complimentary Water in the bus
Buffet Lunch with Vietnamese cuisine
Hoa Lu ancient capital visiting
Rowing boat trip in Tam Coc with local rower
Many opportunity taking photo
Free usage of hat & umbrella, rain-coat during the trip
All meals & beverages not specifically mentioned.
Pick up and drop off outside Hanoi Old Quarter not included (additional charges may apply for pick up outside of Hanoi Old Quarter)
Tips, Personal Expenses & those not clearly mentioned above
Visa application (where applicable) and personal travel documents are the sole responsibility of travelers.