From Hanoi to Ninh Binh it’s about 80 km, it’s take more 1,5 hours driving by Hanoi Private Taxi. You can choose many transportation: bus, taxi, motorbike, but it’s not really convenience. Transfer with Hanoi Private Taxi will made your holiday more comfortable and safer with experience and friendly driver, free mineral water.
With a 100km drive through rural northern Vietnam, from Hanoi to Ninh Binh, much closer to Hanoi than Halong Bay, yet just as breathtaking, this up-and-coming destination offers surreal limestone karts, tranquil boat rides and the Vietnam’s former capital, Hoa Lu, is a short ride on the bike for 12 km down the road from Tam Coc (Three Grottoes). Explore the two temples, Le Dai Hanh and Dinh Tien Hoang, there remains as stunning as it was over a millennium ago, when the complex was the political center of Vietnam.
We start our tour at 7:30 with a 120 km drive through rural northern Vietnam, from Hanoi to Ninh Binh. Our first stop is at Hoa Lu – the first royal capital of Vietnam’s centralized feudal state from 968 – 1010 led by three dynasties of Dinh, Early Le and Ly. After visiting the two remaining sanctuaries of the ancient citadel, we start our 12km cycling trip through country roads from Hoa Lu to Tam Coc (Three grottoes). On the way we will stop to take photos of the farmers working on their rice crop with the magnificent scenery of Limestone Mountains in the distance.
After 1 hour cycling we arrive to Tam Coc resting and enjoy a good buffet lunch in a local restaurant. In the afternoon take a sampan on a river through the rice paddies to the grottoes of the sacred Tam Coc Caves. Enormous limestone karts jut out from the green rice fields giving rise to this place’s other name, ‘Halong on Land’. Late afternoon we return to Hanoi, the trip ends.
PRICE PER PERSON
*Hanoi city tour 1 day
Unit: 1.000 VND
Inclusions: A/C private car, Pick up and drop-off with driver, Entrance fees, Mineral water, Land Transfer, Petrol, road tolls, parking fees.
Exclusions: Personal expenses, English speaking guide, Beverages, All services not mentioned above, tips for driver and tour guide.
Hanoi Private Taxi offer many highlight Hanoi deluxe group day tour as below:
- Hanoi walking half day tour
- Hanoi city tour full day
- Halong Bay 1 Day
- Halong Bay 2 Days
- Sapa deluxe group tour