Day 1: Hanoi – Ninh Binh (12 km) (-/L/D)
We will come and pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi. Next, we leave Hanoi for Ninh Binh, one of the most beautiful regions of Vietnam with its dramatic scenery, rich history, religious pilgrimage sites, and Cuc Phuong National Park. Upon arrival in Ninh Binh, enjoy a boat trip through Tam Coc, known as ‘Halong Bay on Land’, float past spectacular cliffs, tiny villages, and isolated farming communities. The boat trip is amazing with beautiful views along the way. In the afternoon, cycle to Hoa Lu, the ancient capital of the Vietnamese state. The bicycle tour is a round trip through spectacular scenery of rice fields, karst mountains, and quaint rural communities.
Accommodation: Emeralda Ninh Binh Resort and Spa