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Ninh Binh 2 Days 1 Night - Small Group Tour From Hanoi

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    Day 1: Day 1: Hanoi – Tam Coc – Cycling – Thung Nham

    Stop At: Tam Coc, Ninh Binh 430000 Vietnam
    07.15 Tour guide pick up from your hotel or private address and departure to Ninh Binh.

    09.00 Have a short break at a stop-over in Dong Van, Ha Nam province.

    10:00 Arrive Tam Coc start your first visit on a sampan boat rowed by a local for about 1.5 hours.  Known as “Halong Bay on land”, the boat trip is a nice journey along the river with the peaceful scenery of limestone mountains, rice paddy if traveling during harvest season.

    12:00 Enjoy delicious lunch served at the bungalow’s restaurant with Vietnamese cuisine.

    14:00 Check-in hotel/ bungalow

    15:00 Visit a local family in Tam Coc. They are a traditional Vietnamese family with three generations living together. Here you will get the chance to see the house architecture and their daily life and their handicraft job of making traditional embroidery.

    15:30 Leaving the family, you will take a bike and start riding to explore the rice fields and limestone mountains with a unique route.

    16:30 Get on a small sampan to visit Thung Nham bird park, discover the most features of this area with more than 50.000 birds of 40 species flying to inhabit every day.

    17:30 Cycling back to the host family for free time relax with afternoon tea break.

    19:00 Dinner served with Vietnamese food, then stay overnight at hotel/bungalow.

    Duration: 12 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch: Vietnamese Family Lunch at local restaurant
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight at 4 star hotel or Luxury bungalow

    Day 2: Day 2: Mua Cave – Hoa Lu Ancient Capital – Hanoi

    Stop At: Mua Caves, Ninh Binh 430000 Vietnam
    07:00 – 07:30 Breakfast at the hotel/bungalow.

    08:30 Take a bike to Mua Cave, Mua Cave one of the most alluring places to view in Ninh Binh, Hiking up to the peak of Ngoa Long Mountain to take your amazing views of the Tam Coc, Ninh Binh area.

    11:00 Back to the hotel/bungalow for check out.

    12:30 Enjoy delicious lunch served with Vietnamese cuisine. After lunch will free time relaxing.

    15:00 – 15:30 Departure to Hoa Lu, the ancient capital of Vietnam in the 10th century, visit the temple of King Dinh. Under the introduction of our local guide, you will get to know more about the Vietnamese history.

    16.30 Leave Ninh Binh and drive straight back to Hanoi.

    18:30 Arrive in Hanoi, drop you back to your hotel or private address in Hanoi Old Quarter. Trip ends
    Duration: 8 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1: Hanoi swan hostel, 31 Lò Sũ, Lý Thái Tổ, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội, Vietnam
    2: Hanoi Opera House, Số 01 Tràng Tiền, Phan Chu Trinh, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội 100000, Vietnam

    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up any hotels in Hanoi Old Quater. If your hotel is not located in Hanoi Old Quater, please transfer to No.31 Lo Su Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi.
    Departure Time
    7:15 AM
    Duration
    2 days
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • 1x Dinner
    • 2x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 1 night
    • English speaking guide
    • Pick up & drop off in Hanoi Old Quarter area
    • Accommodation. All meals, all sightseeing and boat fees
    • 03 bottle of water per person (02 on the bus, 01 for cycling time)
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - Tam Coc
    • Entry/Admission - Mua Caves
    Exclusions
    • Pick up & drop off outside Hanoi Old Quarter area (10 USD fees for a group)
    • Motorbike option or Animal Cart option (7 USD/pax)
    • Travel insurance
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant meals not included
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 9 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Very cool Tour with Hiue, great experience, food, accomodation, weather, people, locals boat Trip, cycling Tours, sights, all wonderful, would do the Trip again
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    Response from AmazingNinhBinh, Chủ sở hữu at Ninh Binh 2 Days 1 Night - Small Group Tour From Hanoi
    Responded 3 days ago
    Dear Tg12275df Warm greetings from Amazing Ninh Binh Travels and Tours, Your great review really makes our day. And from the bottom of our heart, we would like to thank you for your compliment on our service as well as for sharing your real feel after the trip. Amazing Ninh Binh are very proud to offer you the trip that gave you such a profound impression. We hope to bring our lovely customers the knowledge of natural landscape and historic relics in Ninh Binh. We also would like to be a bridge to connect our dear tourists with the local life through the activities like biking, visiting Tam Coc (3 caves or "Ha Long Bay on land"), having lunch with local family and tasting local food. Luckily, all these activities had met your expectation. We are committed that whenever you think of coming back to Vietnam and choosing Amazing Ninh Binh as your peer on your journey, we will do our best to deliver you the excellent service. Not only the guide but also all members of our team are working for your satisfaction. Once again, we are extremely grateful to you for your kind comment and review. We wish you best luck and health. Best regards, Amazing Ninh Binh Team
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    We had a great time on our tour with Alex. We were debating doing an over night here or Halong bay and I’m glad we chose here. We loved the boat and bike ride and the trip to Mua cave was amazing. We chose the hotel over the bungalow but believe you can’t really go wrong either
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    Response from AmazingNinhBinh, Chủ sở hữu at Ninh Binh 2 Days 1 Night - Small Group Tour From Hanoi
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    Dear deslv Greetings from Amazing Ninh Binh Travels and Tours, Thank you so much for taking your precious time to give comment on our services. And, we are glad to hear that you had a great trip in Ninh Binh. We assure that your great review about the guide will be shared with our team, which is truly motivation for us to work better in the future. We not only would like to give you local family experience, but also provide you interesting activities within one day in the local. The activities have been organized suitably for tourist at all ages. Amazing Ninh Binh Travels and Tours promises to bring our dear customers all the best services. Once again, we would like to say thank you for your detailed and thorough review. We hope to see you again on your next tour in Ninh Binh and wish you all best luck and health. Best regards, Amazing Ninh Binh Team
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    I guess I got lucky and ended up on a tour by myself rather than a group. The trip from Hanoi was in a VIP minibus which was very comfortable. The two lunches, 1 dinner and a breakfast were all great and plentiful. My room was in a "bungalow" and it was fabulous. The tour
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    Response from AmazingNinhBinh, Chủ sở hữu at Ninh Binh 2 Days 1 Night - Small Group Tour From Hanoi
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    Dear U7907WYtraceyw Xin Chao from Amazing Ninh Binh Travels and Tours! Your lovely review really makes our day special. It is our great honor to serve you on your trip in Ninh Binh. For customers' satisfaction, we always try to consolidate our knowledge about local history and culture as well as our understanding about local food and local life. As we can see the activities during the tour satisfied you. All the destinations you visited within one day is the highlights of Ninh Binh that we have chosen carefully. Thank you and best regards, Amazing Ninh Binh Team
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    We done this tour to fill up our lazt few days in vietnam and wow was it a suprise! The tour was so organised, picked us up from our hotel in hanoi and drive us to ninh binh where we checked into our hotel for 1 night stay. Hieu was great, very friendly and polite and everything
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    Response from AmazingNinhBinh, Chủ sở hữu at Ninh Binh 2 Days 1 Night - Small Group Tour From Hanoi
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    Dear Philillip Greetings from Amazing Ninh Binh Travels and Tours, Thank you so much for taking your precious time to give comment on our services. And, we are glad to hear that our services did meet your expectation. Amazing Ninh Binh Team always try our best to design the most suitable tour for our dear customers and assure that each tour will be unforgettable experience. Your sweet compliments and thanks will be surely passed to Hieu as well as the whole team as a big reward for their effort to satisfy our customers. Thank you very much and we wish you good luck, happiness, and enjoyable travels. Best regards, Amazing Ninh Binh Team
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    We had a great time thanks to our excellent guide, Alex, and our very skilled driver. We saw the mountains both from a river boat and on foot, hiking. Biking and bird watching were also fun. Food was very good and there was lots of it! :) The accommodation was even better than
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    Response from AmazingNinhBinh, Chủ sở hữu at Ninh Binh 2 Days 1 Night - Small Group Tour From Hanoi
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    Dear mmirkku Warmest greetings from Amazing Ninh Binh Travels and Tours, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience here on Tripadvisor! You really made our day more special by sharing your experience about Amazing Ninh Binh Tours with us. Your guide, Alex did his best and your compliment will be passed to him as a special gift and motivation. Not only Alex but also every member of Amazing Ninh Binh Team are working for the satisfaction of all our dear customers. And it is our great honour to be your peer on your journey and bring you the valuable experience in Ninh Binh. It is so wonderful that our services during the trip have left the deep imprint in your mind. We are so happy to know that you enjoyed the cycling tour, the boat trip and the tasty meal in the local house. We hope to do our best to deliver you more amazing trips in the future. We are ready all the time to welcome you back to Vietnam and be with you on other tours. We wish you good luck and good health! Best regards, Amazing Ninh Binh Team
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    By: Amazing Ninh Binh
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    Villier56
    Brisbane, Australia
    133
    Great day trip to Nimh Binh
    We had a wonderful day in Nimh Binh Province thanks to our tour guide QA who eagerly shared his knowledge of the
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    robertotraveler
    World
    20
    Great tour
    Great tour. Our guide Hieu was very knowledgeable and gave us a good description of what we were seeing. The bike
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    Danya F
    Columbus, Ohio
    10762
    Good Outing Despite the Weather
    Well, we didn't have the best day as it was rainy and cloudy the entire time. However, we really enjoyed our day
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    strollology
    10
    Amazing Ninh Binh
    I am personally very satisfied and very happy that I booked this tour. Ninh Binh is such a good place if you are
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    Meg B
    Hunter
    1810
    Beautiful tour
    Our family of 5 (with 3 teenagers) did the day trip with Alex. we all loved it, (including the 3 teenagers).
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    612shelleyc
    20
    Fantastic day with Bruce lee
    Bruce Lee, our tour guide, was attentive, knowledgeable and fun. We had a wonderful time and a fantastic day.
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    454jordanc
    65
    Bruce Lee the Best tour guide
    we had an amazing full day tour with Bruce Lee as our guid. He is knowledgeable, friendly and has a wonderful
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    264edmundl
    20
    Eye opening, authentic local experience
    Our guide nicknamed "Vietnamese Bruce Lee" was caring and informative, he loves to give us humourous trivia
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    hiranmayam
    62
    The Best Trip ever.
    We booked for this trip online. And the experience was beyond imagination. Our guide, Mr. Phong, was the best
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    stacydth
    90
    Amazing Visit to Ninh Binh Highlights
    We loved our day trip to Ninh Binh and QA was an excellent tour guide! We are so glad we did this tour in a day,
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    Tg12275df
    20
    Ninh Binh
    Very cool Tour with Hiue, great experience, food, accomodation, weather, people, locals boat Trip, cycling Tours,
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    Doug7772
    10
    Ninh Binh Day Trip to Hao Lu & Tam Coc
    A great day out. After the magnificent chaos of Hanoi, Ninh Binh provides peace and tranquillity. The river boat
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    Richard L
    Sydney, Australia
    1712
    Fantastic day trip to Ninh Binh
    We had a fantastic day and recommend it highly for visitors to Hanoi. Our trip was in December so it was not too
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    vidad978
    30
    Ms
    Hieu, THANK YOU for an exciting and funfilled adventure on the day tour of Ninh Binh. It was an experience I will
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    Shulman1
    20
    QA is the man!
    Super fun and informative tour with QA. His passion and love for his home country is obvious and so inspiring.
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    • Duration: 2 days
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