-> Explore the impressive temple and pagoda complex at Bai Dinh -> Take a wonderful boat ride at Trang An Eco System -> Climb Hang Mua for breathtaking views from the top -> Visit less touristy Van Long Nature Reserve by local boat -> Explore the oldest Na... View more
Travel Styles: Adventure Tours , Classic Tours
Destinations: Bai Dinh Pagoda, Trang An Eco System, Hang Mua, Van Long Nature Reserve, Cuc Phuong National Park
Duration: 2 Days & 1 Night

Day 1 : Bai Dinh - Trang An - Hang Mua (Lunch)

Picture of Bai Dinh - Trang An - Hang Mua

Itinerary Details

07h30 – 8h00: Get picked up by your friendly guide and depart for Ninh Binh province

09h15: Have a short break for 15 – 20 mins to relax

10h30: Visit Bai Dinh Pagoda – the most famous & biggest Pagoda in the Southeast Asia with many records set such as 500 Stone - Arhat Statues, 36 ton-bronze Bell, 100 ton-Buddha Statue…

11h45: Have lunch in the restaurant with a lot of local foods goat meat, fried rice…. 

Vegetarian food is always available in the buffet lunch

13h00: Visit Tràng An which was recognized by UNESCO as The world Heritage Site in 2014. Trang An has the wonderful tunnel cave system so that Kong’s Movie Group chose this place for New Version of Kong in 2016 – “ Skull Island”. With 2.5 hours for the boat trip, you will be persuaded by the beauty here.

15h30: Get back to Limousine Bus then leave for Mua Cave (Dancing Cave). Walk up almost 500 steps, you can reach to the top of Lying Dragon Mountain and have an amazing panoramic view of Tam Coc from here. 

16h30: Get on the bus to return to Hanoi

18h30 – 19h00: Drop off at your hotel or stay in Old Quarter Hanoi


Transportation: A/C luxury transfer by limousine bus

Meals: Lunch

Guide: English-speaking tour guide

Accommodation: Waterfront bungalow

Day 2 : Van Long Nature Reserve - Cuc Phuong National Park (Breakfast and lunch)

Picture of Van Long Nature Reserve - Cuc Phuong National Park

Itinerary Details

8.30am: After breakfast (and check-out) we start our motorbike tour with a 1-hour drive to Van Long NR.

9.20am: We start the 1 hour boat ride in Van Long NR

10.30am: We head on and take country side roads towards Cuc Phuong National Park. There are plenty opportunities for photo stops.

12pm: We arrive at the parks center (Bong) to enjoy an early lunch at 11.30am before we start trekking to the 1000-year-old tree.

3pm: We return to the gate of the National Park to visit the endangered primate rescue center for about 30 minutes.

4.10pm: We end our visit and start driving back to Ninh Binh. Your driver will drop you off at the train station for the train journey back to Hanoi where the tour ends.


Transportation: Private motorbike driver and guide 

Meals: Breakfast and lunch

Guide: English speaking tour guide

Accommodation: N/A

What’s included?

  • Pick up from your hotel in the old quarter, Hanoi
  • Luxury limousine bus to Ninh Binh
  • Transfer by A/C soft seat train from Ninh Binh to Hanoi
  • Waterfront bungalow in Tam Coc
  • English speaking guide for the duration of the trip
  • Lunch on day 1 and breakfast and lunch on day 2
  • All entree fees and boat rides
  • All indicated in our itinerary

What’s excluded?

  • All other beverages and travel insurance
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • All not indicated in our itinerary 

What do I need to bring?

  • Booking voucher from us
  • Valid Passport with valid visa
  • Cash for personal expense

What do I need to know?

During the period March to November it will good to pack a wide-brimmed hat, sunscreen (at least SPF15), a reliable insect repellent a camera and lots of batteries. Warm clothing for the cooler months of November to March is advised. How much luggage can I take? Your vehicle has limited space so please keep your luggage to a maximum of 15kgs in a backpack or a small day pack to hand carry for easy access to camera, sunscreen, water etc. Inhibitions can be left in the luggage storage rooms at your hotel with your other unwanted baggage.

Get Up and Go Vietnam is doing all possible to make your journey and travel experience an unforgettable one. Weather conditions, we unfortunately cannot control. Our apologies for that!

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