Day 1: Hanoi Ninh Binh ( L/D)
your tour guide will pick you up at lobby hotel around 9:00 AM, 2 hours driving south of Hanoi to Ninh Binh. Upon arrival, check in Family homestay with private bungalow, having lunch with excellent Vietnamese food. In the afternoon you will do sampa rowing boat trip at Van Long Nature reserve where you still have a chance to see wild animals such as monkey, different kinds of birds, fish ectwhere also called Halong Bay on land, due to its karst limestone cliffs which seemingly grow out of rice paddies. At the end of the day, rest and relax or take a bicycle tour to explore the surroundings on your own and witness a spectacular sunset.
Day 2: Ninh Binh Pu Luong nature reserve (B/L/D)
Awaking up in middle of the quiet village with bird singing, enjoying yummy breakfast then youll keep heading up 2.5hours driving Pu Luong Nature Reserve where preserved a primitive landscape and plentiful and diversified flora and fauna. It has now become a fascinating destination for those who love to discover the beauty of nature. Your journey stop nearby homestay area so you start to walk along the way up villages or sitting on the back of a motorbike. At your homestay, youll take an easy trek around the minority villages in the area, and hike through the main evergreen forest in the reserve and learn about the diverse flora and fauna of the region. You then continue on until you return to your homestay for a hearty dinner. This is the time to interact with local people and the host about their culture, custom and ways of life together with sipping rice wine.
Overnight at Thai homestay
Day 3: Pu Luong Hanoi (B/L) Soft Trek through the Nature Reserve. After a hearty breakfast preparing by the host, youll start an easy trek back towards where the car is parked, passing waterfalls and Minority Villages en route and indulge in the natural beauty of the surroundings.
On the way back your car will be waiting for your journey to Hanoi.