Ninh Binh Tour is a 1-day trip to explore historical site of Hoa Lu former capital and natural site of Thung Nham Bird Park. The trip also offers some interesting activities including cycling through scenic routes in countryside, travel through an amazing But cave by rowing boat and climbing to visit beautiful Bich Dong Pagoda
Note: the trip can be tailored to suit your need
Ninh Binh Tour starts from Hanoi Capital. After a two-hour drive, we arrive in Hoa Lu former capital. Here we will visit two royal temples built in 11th century. We then climb up over 265 steps to the top of Ma Yen Mountain which offers you a great panorama of countryside.
After lunch at local restaurant, we will take a walk or cycling tour through the countryside which offers spectacular scenery. Stop on the way to visit Bich Dong pagoda. Afterwards, we will explore Thung Nham Bird Park and take a rowboat through Hang But, one of the most beautiful caves in Ninh Binh. Return to Hanoi in late afternoon.
Lunch and bicycle
English speaking guide
Tip and other service not mentioned
→ Bich Dong is a beautiful pagoda established in 15th century and lies partly in a limestone cave and partly alongside of the mountain.
→ Thung Nham Bird Park is an ecosystem zone where is home to several types of birds. Lots of things are available here such as taking a row-boat through beautiful caves, walking/cycling around and watching birds.
→ Hoa Lu was the national capital a thousand years ago. This is a nice place where lots of people come in honor of the kings who rules Vietnam from 968 to 1010.
Optional Tour: if you have time, A 2-day Ninh Binh Tour would be highly recommended