DAY 1: HANOI – CUC PHUONG NATIONAL PARK
Pick you up at the hotel in Hanoi city center at 7.00 am. After 2.5 hour driving, you will arrive in Cuc Phuong, the oldest National Park in Vietnam. Stop and visit the renowned Endangered Primate Rescue Centre to see some of the rarest apes and monkeys in the world and learn about the conservation efforts to save them. Then you’ll visit the Cave of Prehistoric Man. After picnic lunch or lunch in a local restaurant, you’ll wander through a subtropical forest, rich in flora and fauna with thousand-year-old trees draped in vines. Drive to Ninh Binh city center, check in hotel and free time at your leisure
Trekking in Cuc Phuong National Park Visiting Site/Activity
Cuc Phuong National Park is located in Ninh Binh Province, in Vietnam's Red River Delta. Cuc Phuong was Vietnam's first national park and is the country's largest nature reserve.
DAY 2: PHAT DIEM CHURCH – THIEN HA CAVE – HANOI
Have breakfast at hotel, enjoy fresh atmosphere, get ready at 08.00 Am to visit Phat Diem church, one of the most famous and beautiful churches in Vietnam with special architecture: an elegant combination between Western church architecture style and Vietnamese religious buildings. It took 24 years to build this church from 1875 to 1898. And as its name suggests, it was completely built of stone and wood that are readily available in the mountain area of Ninh Binh. The preparation phase, mainly extracting materials from lime-stone mountains, took the local as many as 10 years to finish. After visiting the church, we can have gentle walk around to enjoy the beauty and fresh atmosphere of the countryside and discover the local life.
12.00 pm: Have lunch at a local restaurant.
13.30 pm: Start visiting the Thien Ha cave. We would float on the underneath river which is named Galaxy which appears with curling line under thousands of sparkling stalactites which suddenly on the right above curl of the cave ceiling. There are also many stalactites under various shapes, which need to be named. In the peaceful place, visitors would feel the sound of the oar striking clearly, the sound of water drop and thousands of bats inside the grotto.
Transfer back to Hanoi and trip ends at your hotel at 17.30 pm approximately.
Phat Diem church Visiting Site/Activity
Phat Diem Church is one of the most famous and beautiful churches in Vietnam with special architecture: an elegant combination between Western church architecture style and Vietnamese religious buildings
Thien Ha (Galaxy) cave Visiting Site/Activity
Tourists will join in small boat to discover the underneath river which is named Galaxy which appears with curling line under thousands of sparkling stalactites which suddenly on the right above curl of the cave ceiling.
- Private car transfer with an experienced driver
- English speaking tour guide.
- Meals as mentioned
- All entrances fees
- VAT and other taxes
- Hotel in Hanoi
- Drinks, gratuities and personal expenses.
- Camera fees (if any)
- Surcharge for peak season (Christmas and New Year)
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