Hanoi – Ninh Binh 2 Day Tours Brief:
The highlight of our tour is the experiences that you gain en route not the destination, we get you engaged with local touches from the food, culture and hands-on experiences as well as building cultural connections and exchanges through our journey.
Duration 2 days / 1 night
Starting time: 6:45 AM
Pick-up & Drop-off from your hotels in and around Hanoi Old Quarter. Otherwise we will pick you up from our Meeting Point: Hidden Gem Coffee No. 3B Hang tre Street, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi ( 15 minutes before the tours start ) https://goo.gl/maps/CjZXKrDtTEB6ViZW9
Style of Tour: Join-group, however, you can order a personalized.
Tour price: $149 USD per person, kids under 11 receive 30% off and kids 3-5 are free. PRIVATE tour with surcharge depending on your group size, please contact us for more details.
Group size: Minimum 2 people, Maximum 6 people.
Detailed Itinerary of Hanoi – Ninh Binh 2 Day Tours
Day 1: Hanoi – Ninh Binh – Tam Coc- Bai Dinh- Trang An
Our tour from Hanoi to Ninh Binh day tour starts at 7:00 AM to beat the traffic jam in the city and to be “early bird” at the tourist sites to beat the crowd and to skip the line as most of tour buses leave Hanoi for Ninh Binh at 8:00. Our journey begins with 2 hour drive in a CAR / MINI VAN from the hectic capital of Hanoi to the rural province of Ninh Binh, approximately 100 kilometers away. The first destination our Ninh Binh tour is Tam Coc, a new addition to UNESCO’s list of heritage sites. It is often referred to as the Halong Bay of the land due to its spectacular scenery. It is a truly wonderful sight to see.
On arrival, we check in the hotel and then get ready for a day in the life experience in the countryside of Vietnam. As we have 2 options to discover Ninh Binh by cycling or sitting in the back of the motorcycle as pillion riders. We ride through the maze of peaceful villages nested in the valley of limestone karst. The windy country roads take us to Hoa Lu, the ancient capital of Vietnam, dating back 1000s year old. We then visit Bai Dinh temple, one of the biggest Buddhist temple in South-east Asia, featuring with 10.000 Buddha statues and huge wooden and stone traditional architectures, situated in the beautiful mountainscape. Having lunch in the local restaurant before riding to Trang An for a 3 hour rowing boat trip to explore the beauty of the natural and cultural UNESSCO heritage. We then head back to the hotel for overnight and having an authentic Vietnamese dinner.
Day 2: Tam Coc- Bich Dong – Mua Cave- Hanoi
After having early breakfast, we are start our early rowing boat trip, probably, we are the first travellers of the day, therefore, the whole place is for you, you would enjoy the serenity of nature and culture as the way it is before hundreds of thousands of tourists come to fulfill the place. It is the best way to experience a morning in the life of the local people. We will go through the underground caves, passing local villages along the river system of the Red River Delta. The scenery comprises of lush green rice paddies during the rice growing seasons and the surrounding limestone karsts make for a stunning backdrop, presenting many photo opportunities for the keen photographers amongst the .
we will have an other bike epic to maximize our experiences in Ninh Binh. start our motorcycle epic, We are venturing off through the highway and byway of Ninh Binh. En route, we are passing rice paddies, farms, villages to experience the day-in-the-life of Vietnamese people in the countryside. Also, we stop to visit a thousands year old stone temple of Thai Vi. Climbing up the natural great-wall of Mua mountain and Mua cave, it is the best place to watch the spectacular panorama view of the area and visiting a thousand year old cave temple of Bich Bong.
After having lunch at the local family, we finish our Ninh Binh motorbike tour to return to Hanoi and get back to Hanoi around 4:00 PM.
INCLUSION Of Hanoi – Ninh Binh 2 Day Tours
- Pick up and drop off from your hotel in and around the Hanoi OLD QUARTER.
- Hanoi – Ninh Binh round trip by car or mini van transfer.
- Hotel in Ninh Binh – Tam Coc village
- 1 Breakfats, 2 Lunches, 1 Dinner
- Bai Dinh temple Visit
- Tam Coc & Trang An boat Trip ( 3 hours/trip)
- Ninh Binh motorcycle tours and cycling tours
- Visiting Mua Cave, Bich Dong, Thai Vi temple, Hoa Lu ancient capital
- Experienced driver
- English speaking guide
- All food & drinks
- Entrance fees & permits
Highlights Hanoi – Ninh Binh 2 Day Tours
- Surround yourself in the rich history and breathtaking scenery of Vietnam
- Step back in time at the ancient citadel of Hoa Lu, Vietnam’s first capital
- Ninh Binh countryside motorcycle tours
- Ninh Binh cycling tours
- Trang An UNESSCO heritage Boat trip – 3 hours
- Tam coc “early bird” boat Trip – 2 hours
- Visiting Bai Dinh Temple, the biggest Buddhist Temple in South East Asia
- Hiking up to Bich Dong mountain temple and Lime-stone Thai Vi temple
- Enjoying the spectacular panorama view of Ninh Binh from Mua cave.
- Experiencing the day-in-the-life of Vietnamese people in the countryside.