Day 1 : Hanoi – Hoa Lu Ancient capital - Tam Coc Eco Tourist – Mua Caves – Bich Dong Pagoda – stay in resort in Tam Coc area ( Cycling distance : 30km – Meals included: Lunch )
7.30am : pick you up at your address to depart for Ninh Binh
Cycling time :9.30am : Arrive in Ninh Binh province ,start your biking trip in the countryside road to Hoa Lu, ancient capital of Vietnam dating back to the 10th Century.Then you will continue riding through the limestone peaks to Tam Coc, passing rice paddies and rural villages ,
Have lunch in local restaurant
Continuing your trip to take great boat trip to visit 3caves complex in mystery and wildness, see scenery of mountains and rivers.
Return from Tam Coc Wharf , you will get your ride to visit Bich Dong Pagoda .This charming cluster of cave temples is a couple of kilometers in the north of Tam Coc.
Next to visit the Panorama View from MUA CAVES which means :Dancing Cave in Vietnamese. Climb up on 500 steps to top to enjoy amazing view of Ngo Dong River and TAM COC panorama view from this .Enjoy the best view in sunset in this area
Back to resort for overnight
Day 2: Tam Coc – Cuc Phuong National Park – Back to Hanoi ( Cycling distance : 35km – Meals included: Breakfast + Lunch )
Enjoy your breakfast in hotel then to take a Van to Cuc Phuong National park .
Cycling time :
you will visit the Primates Rescue Center. You will then cycle up hills further into the jungle which is a challenging ride, but worth it once you find yourself in the middle of the jungle, listening to the musical sound of the local birds.
you are offered a nice & easy trek of 3-4 hours along the tropical jungle for an open view of majestic landscapes of pristine limestone mountains & valleys, with rich fauna & flora in the oldest national park in Vietnam.
Trek inside the jungle
visit the Endangered Primates Rescue Center with its functions to protect endangered primates from the danger of extinction .In this center, you can see roughly 150 primates of different rare types such as Delacour’s Langur, Hating langurs, Cat ba langurs, Grey-shanked Douc langur,...
back to the Van to transfer to Van long natural reserve
Cycling time :
Arrive in Van Long : cycling from Dich Long Bridge and bike on the dyke of Van Long Nature Reserve. You will see caves, green rice fields, limestone peaks and the rural life of the locals.
Taking boat trip to Van Long river is optional to decide when you get there (surcharge : 10usd per head to add this )
Back to Hanoi
5-6pm: End of trip in your hotel in Hanoi