8.00: Leave Hanoi to Ninh Binh province. On the way, you can enjoy beautiful sceneries of the rural areas.
10.00: Arrive Hoa Lu. Visit temples of King Dinh and King Le, find out the heroic histories of these two Kings in Chinese Wars. After that, leave Hoa Lu to Tam Coc (around 10kms far from Hoa Lu). Have lunch at local restaurant in Tam coc.
13.00: After lunch, you will get on a bamboo boat - rowed by the local people along Hoang Long River to visit Tam Coc (Three Caves). You also have chance to see the paddy field if you visit Tam Coc in April or September.
15.30: Back to the wharf and then do cycling (optional).
16.45: Return to bus and get back to Hanoi.
19.00: Arrive Hanoi, end of trip.
- Option 1: No Cycling: US $29
- Option 2: Cycling: US $32
Inclusive: Entrance fee, guide, transport, lunch, boat trip
Exclusive: Drinks, tip and personal expense