When talking about about northern Vietnam, most travelers will immediately mention Halong Bay and Hanoi. But northern Vietnam also offers more than what people expect, like Ninh Binh city. Join this 4-day 3-night tour of Hanoi, Ninh Binh and Halong to admire the incredible scenery, enjoy fresh air, take many beautiful photos and have an unforgettable trip. In this tour, you will explore many beautiful places such as Bai Tu Long bay, Vung Ha beach, Tai chi, surprising cave – the biggest cave in Ha Long Bay with beautiful stalactites and stalagmites.You will also get to visit Ba Dinh Square, Ho Chi Minh’s house on stilts, One-Pillar Pagoda, Temple of literature, and Ngoc Son Temple in Hanoi.
Day 1: Welcome to Hanoi (D)
Arriving at Noi Bai airport in Hanoi, we pick you up and transfer to hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure
Welcome drink with seasonal fresh juice.
Day 2: Hanoi- Bai Tu Long bay (B,L,D)
07.45: Your transfer vehicle will pick you up from your hotel and departure to Ha Long Bay.
12.30: Arrive at Hon Gai Pier. Transferred by tender to Galaxy Premium Cruise.
12.45: Welcome aboard – enjoy welcome drink and follow Manager briefing safety on board.
13.00: Check in your cabin and freshen up.
13.30: Delicious lunch will be served with fresh seafood and Vietnamese cuisines while leisurely cruising to the Bai Tu Long Bay.
15.30: Visit the natural Vung Ha beach for swimming & kayaking.
17.30: Return to Galaxy Premium Cruises then cruise to an overnight anchorage near Fairy Lake Cave, enjoy Sunset Party on the sundeck.
19.15: Impressive Vietnamese dinner will be served with set menu.
20.30: Free time for joining Games, Karaoke or Watching movies, you may also try your luck by squid fishing from the boat.
21.30: Overnight on board.
Day 3: Ha Long bay- Surprising Cave- Hanoi (B,L,D)
06.00: Start early Tai Chi demonstration on the sundeck.
07.00: Breakfast will be served.
07.50: Discover Surprising Cave - the biggest cave in Ha Long Bay with beautiful stalactites and stalagmites.
09.00: Get back to Galaxy Premium cruise, then you will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing.
10.15: Cooking demonstration with Traditional Fried Spring Roll.
10.50: Lunch will be served in the restaurant while the boat is cruising back to the pier, and then relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as we approach the pier.
12.00: Disembark in Hon Gai pier.
12.30: Leave for Hanoi.
17.00: Arrive Hanoi – re-check in hotel
Day 4: Hanoi- Hoa Lu –Tam Coc- Hanoi (B,L)
07:45: Picking up from Hotel
08:15: Starting drive to Ninh Binh Province
10:00: Arriving at Hoa Lu Ancient Capital
10:15: Visiting King Dinh and King Le’s temples.
11:30: Arriving in Tam Coc Wharf.
11:45: Having buffet lunch with Vietnamese Cuisine.
13:00: Getting on Sampan boats through caves and visiting countryside landscape
15:00: Back to Tam Coc Wharf to chill out.
15:15: Biking to Bich Dong on country road
16:00: Getting on shuttle bus to go back to Hanoi
18:30: Saying goodbye to you at your hotel/stay. Trip ends