Hoa Lu – Tam Coc (Daily departure – 1 day)
¤ Time : 08:15AM
¤ Start date : Every day
¤ Price : $US 32¤ Booking
It is ideal to spend one day to visit Hoa Lu – the ancient Capital of Vietnam in 10th century. There, you have a chance to visit 2 temples and learn from the history, relax, breath the fresh air with very warm attitude of the locals. Sitting on bamboo boat in Tam Coc rowed by boatman in the absolute countryside will give you the unforgettable memories.
Itinerary in detail:
7:50 - 8:40: Our modern bus and guide pick up at your address then depart for Ninh Binh province.
10:00: Arrive at Hoa Lu, the ancient citadel of Viet Nam in the 10th century, visit temples of two dynasties Dinh and Le, our tour guide will tell you the stories of 2 kings and Queen Duong Van Nga, the tragedy in royal family, after that visit the excavation area beside the Le Dai Hanh temple.
Proceed the cycling tour from Hoa Lu to Tam Coc around 8 km along country rivers and rice fields. Arrive at Tam Coc wharf at noon. Have lunch at a local restaurant with direct view to Ngo Dong river in Tam Coc (you have chance to enjoy the delicious goat meat and elderberry – the special dishes in Ninh Binh)
14:00: Get on sampan boat rowed by the locals going among the villages, mountains and rice fields. Pass through 3 caves "Hang Ca, Hang Hai, Hang Ba". Then back to wharf to take a rest and get on bus to Hanoi.
18:00: Arrive in Hanoi. Our tour guide say good bye to you at your address.
Price: 32USD/pax ( group tour)Included: E.S.guide, Ac transport, spacious boat, admission fees, meal as specified(L).
Excluded: Insurance, drinks, other personal expenses. Tips are welcome!