DISCOVERY HA NOI- CAT BA- LAN HA BAY- NINH BINH 7 DAYS 6 NIGHTS
DISCOVERY HA NOI- CAT BA- LAN HA BAY- NINH BINH 7 DAYS 6 NIGHTS
Duration : 7 Days 6 Nights
The Price : 450 $
Max People : 30
Start Location: Ha Noi
Age Range : 0-75
Total Seats : 60/60
Travel Date : Sat 1 Jul , 2023 - Tue 31 Dec , 2024
Start and end in Hanoi! With the In-depth Cultural tour Discovery Hanoi, Catba, Lan Ha Bay and Ninh Binh 7 days 6 nights, you have a 7 days tour package taking you through Hanoi, Vietnam and 4 other destinations in Vietnam. Discovery Hanoi, Catba, Lan Ha Bay and Ninh Binh 7 days 6 nights includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Start city: Ha Noi
End city: Ha Noi
Durations 7 Days 6 Nights
Cities to visit: Ha Noi- Cat Ba- Lan Ha- Ninh- Binh
Places You’ll See :
Day 1: Ha Noi Arrival (No Meal)
Welcome to Hanoi! You will be met at the airport and transferred to hotel in Hanoi. Renowned as the “Paris of the East”, Hanoi is one of Asia’s most delightful cities. Rich in culture and history this diverse city draws its influences from both French and Chinese culture. The rest of day is yours to enjoy.
Overnight in Ha Noi.
Day 2: Ha Noi- Lan Ha Bay- Kayaking at Bright & Dark Cave (Meals: B/ L/ D)
07:00: Pick-up at hotels if located in the Hanoi Old Quarter by shuttle bus departing to Lan Ha Bay with stopovers for refreshing en route.
12:00: Arrive Beo Harbor, transfer by tender to Sunlight Cruise, and enjoy welcome drinks, receive cruise briefing, safety instructions then check in to your cabin
13:00: A special lunch in Vietnamese cuisine of fresh seafood and an assortment of appetizing favorites are served while sailing through these islands
14:30: The cruise sails through Lan Ha Bay and completes its entry through the Cua Van Area. The area is surrounded by extraordinary karst landscapes. Explore bay by your own kayaking through Dark & Bright caves
16:30: Enjoy Swimming in a nearby area, you can join jumping or diving from the top of the boat into water
18:00: Come back to cruise later to enjoy cooking class with fresh spring roll
19:00: Dinner is served in the restaurant. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff.
After dinner you can do squid fishing or singing karaoke
Overnight on cruise
Day 3: Biking in Viet Hai village- Cat Ba town (Meals: B/ L/ D)
06:00: Waking up enjoying beautiful moments when a blazing sunrise breaks the clouds of the island on the bay (accept winter time have no sunrise)
07:00: Your breakfast will be ready in quite a bay
08:00: Start riding bicycle 5 km to Viet Hai Village , Viet Hai is a small village in the midst of jungles, covered by high mountains range of the Cat Ba National Park.
09:30: Riding back to our boat have shower then before checking out
11:00: A special lunch in Vietnamese cuisine of fresh seafood and an assortment of appetizing favorites are served while sailing through these islands
12:00: Disembark to Beo Harbor. Then drive to Cat Ba Town for check in hotel. Free time explore Catba Town
14h:00 : Our local tour guide will take you to visit Cat Ba National Park by motorbike/car depend how big group which is a tourist attraction to millions of domestic and oversea visitors. Its chance to take nice photo on top view of Ngu Lam Peak
16:00: Keep moving to visit Trung Trang cave which has an ecosystem in mysterious darkness, home to many species of creatures such as bats, birds, insects and reptiles. The lighting system is very limited to preserve the characteristics of the ecological environment in the cave
NOTE: the schedule can be change to the next day following to organization
19:00: Dinner is served in the restaurant, overnight in hotel in Cat Ba island
Day 4: Cat Ba- bus to Ninh Binh (Meals: B/ L/-)
06:00: Waking up enjoying beautiful moments when a blazing sunrise breaks the clouds of the island on the bay (accept winter time has no sunrise)
11:00: Have Lunch in a restaurant, then check out your hotel
12:30 Get on the bus departure to Ninh Binh, say goodbye Amazing Cat Ba Island
17:30 Arrive Ninh Binh, check in hotel
Overnight in Ninh Binh
Day 5: Ninh Binh- Ba Dinh pagoda- Trang An boat trip- Mua cave (Meals: B/ L/-)
7:00 Have a breakfast at hotel.
9:30 Check out and the driver will pick you up at your hotel transfer to join with a group
10:00 - Arrive Glimmering Bai Dinh pagoda complexes, the largest pagoda, not only in Vietnam but also in Southeast of Asia. Scenically set on the foot hill of Dinh Mountain surrounded by amazing views of the exquisite river valley below and dotted and the limestone karsts dotted around which will take your breath away.
This pagoda complexes stunningly boast a array of the most massive and magnificent architecture of Vietnamese tradition refined ever built that it take a full day to explore all. So you will visit some of the highlights that owned the national:500 stone statues of “La Han” (Arhats),2 huge bronze bells, one weighs 27 tons, other weighs 36 tones.Visit The Quan Yin statue with thousands arms and eyes, Visit Gautama Buddha satatue.
12:00 – Enjoy the lunch at our restaurant with the great local cuisines.
13:30 – Leave for the Trang An Grottoes, an out-standing natural beauty of majestic limestone massif at 20 square kilometer rise dramatically out from rice paddy fields.Deep into the linked chains of towering mountain are pristine places of mystical valleys,numerous fresh water ponds, andjungle.
Embark on a traditional sampan gently roweddown the exquisite river through numerous caves: Lam Cave, Vang Cave,Dai Cave, Thanh Truot Cave,...and Cao Sơn Temple, Suoi Tien Temple, Vu Lam Temple…
15:30 – Visit Mua Cave and start an amazing trek up to the top of Ngoa long mountain for watching the spectacular rice valley with sprecious view of the nature.
17:15 – Return to our bus and then come back to Ha noi
19:30 – Drop you off at the hotel, check in hotel and free
Overnight in Hanoi
Day 6: Ha Noi city tour (Meals: B/ L/ -)
8.00- 8.30: Get picked up by our friendly guide and start to explore Hanoi City
08.45: Arrive at Tran Quoc Pagoda located on Golden Fish IsLand in West Lake
It is the oldest pagoda in Ha Noi built in the 6th century.
09.30: Visit Ho Chi Minh complex, you have a chance to see the embalmed body of Ho Chi Minh then walk around the garden to see 2 houses where he lived & worked from 1954 to 1969. Then visit One Pillar Pagoda where worships the Godess of Mercy – It is the most unique padoga in the world
Should dress modestly by covering from shoulders to knees when visiting Ho Chi Minh mausoleum, temples, pagodas…
Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum is closed on Mondays and Fridays.
Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum is closed at least 2 months (15thJune -15thAugust) for the annual maintaining but still can take picture Mausoleum and visit around that area
11.15: Visit Vietnam Ethnology Museum to learn about the culture of 54 ethnic groups living in the whole country of Vietnam
Special Note : we will visit Women Museum instead of Ethnology Museum closed on Mondays
12.45: Have lunch at our restaurant. You have an opportunity to enjoy Vietnamese cuisine
with 8 delicious dishes.
14.00-14.15 : Continue to visit Temple of Literature – the first university of Vietnam, established in the 11 century
15.15: Leave for Hoa Lo Prison Museum which originally used by the French colonists in Indochina for political prisoners, and later by North Vietnam for U.S. prisoners of war during the Vietnam War. During this later period, it was known to American POWs as the "Hanoi Hilton
16.15 -16.30: Tour finishes. Back to hotel
Day 7: Ha Noi departure (Meal: B/ -/-)
Breakfast at your hotel. Free at your leisure until departure time, the driver picks up at your hotel and then transfer to the airport.
Notes: Check out time at 12:00 at noon.
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- Airport Transfer
- Combined tour
- English Speaking Tour Guide
- Entrance fee
- Ground Transportation
- Hotel Accommodation
- Beverages or Drinks
- Compulsory Gala Dinner (if any)
- Early Check in & Late Check out
- Holiday Surcharge
- International Flights
- Personal expenses
- Single Supplement
- Tip for tour guide
- Travel Insurance
- Viet Nam Domestic Flights
- Viet Nam Visa Fee
- Viet Nam Visa Letter or Invitation
- City Tours