Cuc Phuong Trekking & homestay 2 days

Brief description: This offer is a private tour to discover the true value of Ninh Binh. The fist day will visit Cuc Phuong national park and trekking to Khanh village then homestay with Muong Ethnic Mimonity People. The second day visit Tac Coc and ancient citadel.

Day 1: Ha noi – Cuc Phuong – Khanh village

-          Pick you up from your hotel at 8.00am. Transfer to Cuc Phuong national park, riding on a very nice road and passing through spectaculars on routes. Arrival in Cuc Phuong national park, then we visit to the Primate Rescue Centre, which is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, breeding, research and conservation of the endangered primates of Vietnam. From here we drive further to the centre of the national park where we start our real jungle trek through the national park. A national park ranger will be our on-site guide who makes sure that we do not get lost and he will tell us about the flora and fauna of the park.

-          Picnic lunch in the shade of a giant tree. After 6-hr trek with lots of descents and ascents on jungle trails we make the last climb downhill to a peaceful valley and reach the village of Khanh, home to Muong ethnic minority. We will have dinner and spend our night with a family in their traditional house-on-stilt.

Meal: Lunch; dinner


Day 2: Khanh village – Tam Coc of impression by biking, rowing

In the morning

-          After breakfast in homestay, then driving to Tam Coc, where we stop at a local restaurant and start cycling around.

-          You would be took a ride through villages, lush rice fields and rocky outcrops (rice harvesting time: May and Sep) until lunch at the local restaurant with scenic view over the river.

In the afternoon

-          We take a sampan ride along a river, which is used by farmers to access their paddy fields, an irresistible treat. Just relax and enjoy the sensation of being gently paddled by hand in a little boat, gliding through lotus fields (in summer) into the centre of the “Halong Bay in land”. Lose yourself in this unique experience, along a stretch of blue-green river, and marvel at dancing water refractions under the coolness of passing Tam Coc (three caves).

-          Upon arrival back in the boat dock, drive to Hoa Lu – Vietnam capital city (968 – 1009) for the King Dinh and Le Temples as well as ancient citadel traces. Finally, leave the area and drive back to Hanoi, trip ends at your hotel around 18h30.

Meal: Breakfast; lunch


PACKAGE INCLUSIVE

-          Transfer pick up and drop off at hotel

-          English speaking guide

-          All entrance fees

-          All meals on trip

-          Home stay in Khanh village

-          Boat trip in Tam Coc

-          Biking in Tam Coc

-          Complimentary water

PACKAGE EXCLUSIVES

-          Gratuities to driver/guides and other conveyance attendants.

-          Excess baggage charges levied by airlines.

-          Meal does not mention in itinerary & beverages other than specified.

-          Laundry and other items of a personal nature.

-          Personal and baggage insurance.

-          Cost for anything not specifically mentioned in the listing above.

-    Optional insurance coverage is available for Baggage, Accident and Trip Cancellation /Interruption