Truly Magical Experience At Mua Caves – 2 Days 1 Night

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Daily Tour
2day-1night
Hotel pick-up

What To Expect

Ninh Binh province, an ideal eco-spot of tourism, is a convergence of classical, historical values and captivating natural landscape. The province stretches from the Northwest mountainous area to the delta, thus being calleda half mountain half plain area. Besides limestone caves and grottos, Ninh Binh is also popular for the first imperial capital of Vietnam. Ninh Binh is undoubtedly the hidden gem in Northern Vietnam.

Description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The spectacular natural beauty
  • Local cuisines
  • Biking around village
  • Outstanding beauty of mountains
  • Natural beautiful caves
  • Small group tour: Maximum 10 persons

ITINERARY

Day 01: Hanoi – Hoa Lu ancient Capital -Trang An grottos – Bichdong Pagoda

Welcome at your hotel lobby in Hanoi Old Quarter. After one hour sitting in bus to Ninh Binh province, you have a short-break in 20 minute.

The very first meaningful stop-over in our itinerary is Hoa Lu, the capital of Vietnam from 968 until 1010.  Hoa Lu Ancient Capital is specially the national-level important cultural-historical relics. Hoa Lu Ancient Capital used to be a firm military stronghold of 3 consecutive dynasties in Vietnam history: Dinh Dynasty, Early Le Dynasty, and Ly Dynasty. The Imperial place lays under the ground for 3m and now become a very interesting place to visit. You will have the chance to see the old items used by the royal family in ancient time.

The other popular  attraction  to  visit  in  Ninh  Binh  are  the  Trang  An Grottoes ( the Wolrd Natural Heritage site).  The grottoes consists of a handful of caves and rocks towering out from a large network of canals and lakes. Enjoy a boat trip to visit  cave  complex:  Sang  Cave,  Toi  Cave,  Ba  Giot  Cave,  Nau  Ruou  in  mysteryand  wildness,  see  scenery  of  mountain  and  rivers  Halong  Bay  on  land  of  NinhBinh.  Next  visit,  our  tour  guide  will  show  you  the  Kong:  Skull  Island  filminglocation  the  aboriginal  village  (Skull  Island  Village)  You  can  actually  go  inside  each  house  and  experience. Back to the Wharf and have  lunch with localities goat meat dishes  at  local  restaurant

Biking to Bich Dong pagoda, Bich Dong pagoda located in the Truong Yen range, looks on a valley of fertile rice fields, crossed by the Truong Giang River and leans on Bich Dong Mountain of Ngu Nhac Son Mountains. Bich Dong pagoda includes three temples: Ha temple, Trung temple and Thuong temple. Bich Dong pagoda’s architecture was based on Oriental style with main materials are wood and tiles. Bich Dong is surrounded by Hoang Long River, in which the surface is covered by green and unique pink of lotus. That sight makes you feel peaceful and relaxed.

Back to Hotel for check in,Dinner at hotel. Overnight in Ninh Binh.

Day 2: Mua Cave – Hanoi

Wake up and enjoy breakfast at hotel. After that, we will cycle around  village  to discovery  the local life  in  the  morning  and  to Mua  cave stunning  rice  fields  with buffalos,  goats…along  the  road.  Hang Mua is constructed following the model of “miniature Great Wall” in China with nearly 500 steps up to mountains to conquer. It is worth your conquering efforts for impressive panoramic view of Tam Coc, Trang An & Ninh Binh city when you reach the top point of Ngoa Long mountain.

Cycling  back  to bungalow,  take part in cooking  class  of  how  to  make  some Vietnamese cuisine.Then,time for lunch at local restaurant. Check out & free at your own leisure

Return to Hanoi and drop you off at your hotel. Our guide will say goodbye to you. Tour ends.

ITINERARY IN BRIEF

Day 01: Hanoi – Hoa Lu ancient Capital -Trang An grottos – Bichdong Pagoda

07.45-08.15: Pick up and depart for the first destination.

10.00: Arrive Hoa Lu Ancient Capital

  • See temples of  the  emperors

11.00: Depart  to  the  Trang  An Grottoes ( the Wolrd Natural Heritage site).

  • Enjoy a boat trip to visit cave  complex:  Sang  Cave,  Toi  Cave,  Ba  Giot  Cave,  Nau  Ruou 
  • Visit Skull Island  filming location  the  aboriginal  village  (Skull  Island  Village)
  • Get back to the Wharf and have  lunch  at  local  restaurant

14.00: Cycling to Bich Dong pagoda

  • Enjoy the beauty of small villages with backdrop of agricultural lifestyle

15.45: Transfer to Hotel for check in,dinner at hotel

Overnight in Ninh Binh

Day 2: Mua Cave–Hanoi

08.00: Breakfast at hotel

09.00: Start Cycling  around  village  and  to Mua cave

11.00: Back  to bungalow,  andattend  cooking  class  and enjoy lunch at local restaurant

12.00: Check out & free at your own leisure

15.45: Return to Hanoi

18.00 – 19.00: Drop off at your hotel. Tour ends

SCHEDULE:

  • Duration: 2 days 1 night from 7.45 a.m to 7.00 pm
  • Pick-up point: Your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter
  • Return point: Returning to the departure point.

Include

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Hanoi Old Quarter;
  • Transfer by air-conditioned bus;
  • Professional English speaking guide;
  • Bottle of water;
  • Lunch at local restaurant;
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees;
  • Cycling to visit Bich Dong pagoda, Mua cave;
  • Accommodation at hotel or homestay.
  • Travel insurance;

Exclude

  • Drinks and other meals;
  • Personal expenses, Tips.
  • Single supplement of 15 USD

Note

  • To locate your hotel, please visit Booking.com or Agoda.com\ Filter by Neighborhood\ Old Quarter;
  • If you stay outside of Hanoi Old Quarter, additional transfer fee will be charged (fee depends on hotel location and will be directly informed you) or our guide will meet you at Hanoi Opera House – 1 Trang Tien, Hanoi;
  • Hotel pick up time will be varied from 7:45 – 8:15. We will inform you the exact time as receiving your hotel address. The pickup time depends on traffic jam, weather and other customers in group tour. Therefore, the driver and tour guide take time to collect all customers. If they come late, we hope that you can sympathize for this inconvenience and patiently wait them;
  • Two people per room but you can choose to stay in a single room at hotel instead of a sharing room with supplement of 15 USD
  • The price is not applied in holidays.

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