Ninh Binh and Tam Coc, Ha Long Bay on land
Pick up at the hotel for a 2-hour car ride heading the South of Ha Noi to Tam Coc - Bich Dong Ninh Binh Province, known to travelers as Vietnams Inland Ha Long Bay. Tam Coc stream is the national key tourist spot in Vietnam. It is recognized as the world heritage by UNESCO. This area includes a system of limestone caves and historical relics related to Trans dynasty and is located in Ninh Hai commune, Hoa Lu District, Ninh Binh province. This will be an exciting day highlighted by a two-hour boat ride in Tam Coc stream. You will enjoy spectacular scenery while gliding along the river among rice paddies and ranges of limestone mountain peaks towering above you. After enjoying a lunch of local food served at a riverside restaurant, we will take a short trip down a peaceful country road to Hoa Lu, Vietnams ancient capital of the 10th and 11th century. Here stand two temples dedicated to King Dinh and King Le and you will visit some ancient pagodas such as Linh Coc, Bich Dong. Then, we will return to Ha Noi.