Our guide will meet you at the hotel at the hotel around 8am. We depart to Ninh Binh – one of the most beautiful regions in the North of Vietnam.
On arrival, we are inviting you to embark on an unforgettable bike ride. The province of Ninh Binh is one of the richest in Vietnam. Nicknamed “Terrestrial Halong”, not only does it offer a landscape of sugar loaf Mountains overlooking the river, but also entire stretches of flooded rice fields, pagodas and temples scattered through nature and typical scenes of daily life. Ninh Binh is an essential landmark in your travel through Northern Vietnam. This bike ride will provide a good overview of the sublime landscapes and the locals’ way of life in this part of Vietnam.
After visiting the beautiful landscape of Ninh Binh, you can experience a lunch with a local family there. The owners are very friendly and willing to exchange the culture by offering a locally prepared meal. From that place, you can walk around for sightseeing, watching locals in their daily life in the fields or meeting with them in their houses.
In the afternoon, we will visit Van Long. Close to the Natural Park of Cuc Phuong, Van Long is the nature reserve and a site of exceptional beauty, similar to Tam Coc with its flooded rice fields surrounded by limestone mountains. The rock of these mountains is of the same type as that of the peaks in Halong Bay and Ninh Binh. You will visit the reserve aboard small wooden boats, the sampans, which will be aptly maneuvered by a paddle with his feet. Exoticism is guaranteed!
Your escapade in the meanders of the river through the nature reserve provides an unreal landscape of rain forests and ancient mountains reflected in the water. Discover numerous species of exotic birds in their natural habitat Van Long is also the opportunity to discover numerous species of exotic birds in their natural habitat.