Tour Highlights: Visit Hoa Lu Ancient Capital, boat tour at Trang An (UNECO site) and visit Bai Dinh Pagoda in Ninh Binh, the biggest pagoda in Vietnam. Boat tour at Halong Bay (UNESCO site) and visit Yen Tu Pagoda in Quang Ninh with spectacular view from the top. Visit Do Temple in Bac Ninh.
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Hanoi Tour Package – Hanoi Local Tour Ninh Binh Halong – This 3 days trip is designed for those who love to explore nature and culture, especially who wish to get understand about Buddhism. Visit two natural wonders of the world including Trang An and Halong bay which are recognized by UNECO. Hoa Lu was capital city of Vietnam in the 10th and 11th century. Two of the most famous Buddhist pagodas in Northern Vietnam are Bai Dinh pagoda and Yen Tu pagoda.
Halong Bay: The famous natural wonder of the world. Spend the night on the cruise would great experience of a lifetime. Fresh seafood will be served onboard. Yummy !!!
Ninh Binh: Spectacular limestone mountains, the ancient temple, and pagoda take a boat trip on Ngo Dong river, row through caves which are very impressive.
Day 1: Hanoi – Hoa Lu Old Capital – Trang An – Bai Dinh Pagoda
Day 2: Ninh Binh – Halong Bay Boat Tour
Day 3: Halong – Yen Tu Pagoda – Do Temple – Hanoi
Hanoi Tours Expert’s tour guide and driver will pick up at your hotel in Hanoi for 2-hours drive to Ninh Binh. Upon arriving visit Hoa Lu Ancient Capital then you will take 2-hours boat tour at Trang An Complex, the place was recognized by UNESCO as a cultural and natural heritage of the world. Boating along the stream between rice fields, dotting by pinky lotus flowers, thru the limestone mountains and grottos.
Have lunch in local restaurant with local foods, do not forget to be served with goat meat.
After lunch we will depart for Bai Dinh Pagoda, the pagoda has made many records in Vietnam as well as in South East Asia as the largest one, the biggest Buddha statue, etc.
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Overnight: hotel in Ninh Binh
Have breakfast at hotel then we depart for Halong Bay via National Road 10, the road runs through provinces of Ninh Binh, Nam Dinh, Thai Binh, and Hai Phong city located in the Red river delta, known as home to rice cultivation civilization of Vietnam.
There are a lot opportunities to observe local people doing farm works on the rice fields, great photos should be taken.
Arrive Halong at noon, we get on boat for visiting a Natural wonder of the world. Activities on boat including have lunch with fresh sea food, visit huge limestone cave of Thien Cung (Heaven Palace), visit fishing village by doing kayaking or bamboo boat. Needless to talk about the beauty of Halong Bay.
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Overnight: hotel in Halong city
Have breakfast at hotel then drive back to Hanoi. On the way stop to visit Yen Tu mountain – a mountain at 1068m above sea level, a natural landscape preserves the system of cultural relics associated with the birth, formation and development of Truc Lam Yen Tu meditation, was dubbed the “Land of Buddhism in Vietnam”.
You climb up the mountain by cable car, visit Hoa Yen Pagoda, Bao Thap, Truc Lam Tam To, and view majestic scenery of the Bronze Pagoda on the top of the Yen Tu mountain.
Make a stop in Bac Ninh to visit Do Temple, the temple was built in the 11th century to worship 8 Kings of Ly Dynasty, the temple is well preserved with unique architecture works.
Arrive back in Hanoi late in the afternoon. End of service of the Hanoi Local Tour Ninh Binh Halong.
Meals: breakfast, lunch
This itinerary is crafted and organized for the private group only. The cost depends on a number of participants and specific touring needs. Please feel free to contact us for the best possible price for the Hanoi Local Tour Ninh Binh Halong.