Ninh Binh tours Ninh Binh Vietnam


Hoa Lu citadel - Bai Dinh pagoda

2 days 1 night


If you have no chance to visit Halong Bay in Vietnam. This tour will give some other beautiful landscape besides Halong - called "Halong Bay on land" And by the way, you will visit the biggest Buddhist Pagoda in the North of Vietnam...



Day 1: Hanoi - Bai Dinh pagoda
8h00: Our tour guide and car pick up at your address to depart for Ninh Binh province (120 Kms).
10:20: Arrive in Buddha Prayer place at Bai Dinh Pagoda as the biggest pagoda in Vietnam with 500 La Han statues, and one biggest bronze Buddha statue in Vietnam with 10 meters in height, 100 tons in weight. Have lunch in local restaurant

13:00 Depart to visit Trang An complex, take boat trip to visit cave complex: Sang Cave, Toi Cave, Ba Giot Cave, Nau Ruou in mystery and wildness, see scenery of mountain and rivers as a Ha Long without water in Ninh Binh.

And then visit the the two temples of King Dinh and King Le in the 10th century, finding out the heroic histories of this two Kings in Chinese Wars
16:00: Getting on the car to Tamcoc, on arrival check in hotel and have dinner and overnight in Tamcoc.

Day 2: Hoa Lu - Bich Dong pagoda
Have breakfast at hotel, and then get on the rowing boat to visit Tam Coc landscape, boat trip takes about 2 hours to visit the most of beautiful landscape of Ninh Binh, during boat trip, rowing through 3 different caves in the water.

After Tamcoc, we can visite Bich Dong pagoda on a small mountain, you can see an interesting Buddha shrine in a cave.

16h30: Arrival Hanoi, drop you at your hotel and finish our trip.



Tour includes:
* Private transfer round trip
* English speaking guide.
* Meals and accommodation as mentioned
* Sightseeing fees and permits during guided time.
Tour excludes:
* Pre & post trip arrangements in Hanoi
* Food & drinks not mentioned within the itinerary
* Tips and gratuities
* Expenses of a personal nature such as bar bills, laundry and telephone charges
* Travel insurance

Tour cost: US $ 200 per person in the party of 2