A picture of Vietnam countryside


    Day 1 : Hanoi Arrival:
    Airport pick up and transferred to the Hotel
    If time permit your own visit the Old Quarter 
     Overnight in the Hotel  ( Dlx Dbl/ Twn)
    Day 2 : Hanoi – Hoa Lu & Tam Coc
    07:30 - 08:30 Get picked up by our tour guide and bus then depart for Ninh Binh province (90 km south of Hanoi). Have a break 20 minutes half way to relax and experience Vietnamese handicraft products such as lacquer wares, paintings, embroideries…
     
    10:30 Arrive at Hoa Lu, which is once depicted the ancient capital of Viet Nam, settled up in the 10th century.
    11:30 Visit the excavation area beside the Le Dai Hanh temple. You experience the vestiges of Royal Palaces ground dated back 10th century. Go back to the bus and drive to Tam Coc.


    CYCLING RIDE (optional
    ): Those who love to explore real countryside images of Vietnam can proceed a 40 minute cycling ride along country lane (from Tam Coc to Bich Dong Pagoda, estimated time 40 minutes for 5km cycling 2 ways), experiencing the beautiful scenery of lush paddy fields. Finish the cycling ride at Tam Coc dock in time for a buffet lunch in restaurant.

    14:00 Board the sampan boats (2 people share a boat) in Tam Coc dock to drift down the river among the villages, mountains and lush rice fields. Passing through 3 caves "Hang Ca - First cave, Hang Hai -Second cave, Hang Ba - Third cave" to get a strange feeling. Boat returns to the dock for bus drive back to Hanoi.

     
    18:00 Arrive in Hanoi. Tour ends.
     
    Overnight in the Hotel  ( Dlx Dbl/ Twn)

    Day 3 : Departure :
     
     Having breakfast and at your leisure until time to go to the airport or train station  for your onward journey
     

    Package included :
    •  2 nights in Deluxe (Dbl/TWn) – Maison D’Orient Hotel
    • Full day Hoa Lu & Tam Coc
    • Shutle bus Round trip Hanoi – Ninh Binh  - Hanoi
    • Lunch in a restaurant
    • English speaking tour guide
    • Bicycle
    • Entrance fees
    Package excleded :
    • Personal expenses (drinks, tips,…)
    • Personal insurances
    • Those are not clearly mentioned in the Itinerary