Exploring Vietnam’s northernmost province of Cao Bang will offer you some of the most Landscape. Other highlights of the tour include the home-stay in Ba Be National Park and kayaking on Ba Be Lake, the experiences adventure that you should never miss. After that, you will have chance to join the beauty of Halong Bay, a World Heritage, it’s time to release yourself into the nature, then visit the first Capital of Vietnam and famous three caves in Ninh Binh, that would be unforgettable time you have.
Afternoon starting by bicycle around Hoan Kiem Lake (unless friday to sunday) return bike and enjoy your time at night in Hanoi by our driver pick you up and go straight to hotel, check in relaxing
Meet at your hotel’s lobby. You will depart early in the morning for the journey to the forest of Ba Be National Park, Enjoying boat trip around the lake, Swimming and relaxing with sunset party. Along the way you will stop to visit a Tay minority community, the second largest ethnic group in Vietnam after the Viets, mostly living off the cultivation of rice. At the home-stay you can relax and unwind from the day and enjoy a meal of home cooked local food.
After breakfast transfer to Cao Bang where the H’mong, Dzao, Tho and Nung ethnic minorities people live in harmony Time to explore Ban Gioc Waterfall, the 4th largest waterfall along a national border, visit Nguom Ngao Cave (Tiger cave). Return to Cao Bang and stay in Hotel in Cao Bang city Distance: Ba Be- Ban Gioc- Cao Bang 300km
Check-out at early morning and start to visit Pac Bo Cave, where President Ho Chi Minh came back to Vietnam after 30 years abroad. Visit to Pac Bo Cave, Lenin river, Karl Marx mountain, stone table. We have lunch in a local restaurant on the way to come back to Ha Noi.
Halong Bay is listed by UNESCO as a World Natural Heritage and voted as a Wonder of Nature by the New7Wonders Foundation. You will have a night staying in this world famous bay. Be ready for pick-up at your hotel lobby at 08:00 hours. Halfway to Halong City we will have a stop at Hong Ngoc Humanitarian Centre. Upon arrival at the pier, embark on the boat and set sail on a cruise through the limestone cliffs and emerald waters of Halong Bay. Lunch is served as you cruise by impressive rock formations with unusual names and shapes. In the afternoon you will start to discover Halong Bay, listed as a World Heritage of outstanding natural beauty, known in Vietnamese as “Dragon descending to the sea“. Depending on each cruise’s itinerary of the day, you may visit a beautiful cave, have some swimming at Titov or Soi Sim beach. Kayaking is available at a surcharge
Wake up the next morning at sunrise, you are invited to practice Tai Chi on the sun deck. Enjoy the feel of the early morning salt water scent and bask in the early sun rising from behind the mountains.Arriving at the pier, you will be picked up for transfer back to Hanoi Accommodation at hotel in Hanoi
After breakfast at hotel, wait for guide and driver come to pick you up. Drive to Ninh Binh. After 2 hours, arrive at Hoa Lu Ancient Capital, visit temples of King Dinh Bo Linh and King Le Hoan. Then our bus will transfer you from Hoa Lu to Tam Coc for lunch. After lunch, enjoy a boat trip to explore Tam Coc the so called “Halong Bay on land” to see the beauty of the karst formations as you pass along their base and row into one of the many caves carved through the limestone. Then, cycle for an hour on quiet roads through villages, rice fields, rivers and rocky outcrops in Tam Coc Dive back to Hanoi and drop off at your hotel and then transfer to the airport.