OVERVIEW

Hoa Lu and Trang An

Visit two amazing places: Hoa Lu is the relics of an ancient capital of Vietnam – the remains are the temples dedicated to King Dinh and King Le, the two heroes who lived in 10th century and chose Hoa Lu to build the citadel of this ancient capital city. And Trang An grottoes which is a gathering of 31 valleys, 50 cross-water caves, and home to 600 kinds of flora and over 200 kinds of fauna, many of them in the Red Book of Vietnam.

ITINERARY

Hoa Lu | Trang An

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Day 01

Hanoi - Hoa Lu - Trang An

Departure from Hanoi city for Ninh Binh Province to discover the history of ancient capital Hoa Lu and the beauty of nature at Trang An.

Accommodation: N/A

Meals: Lunch

8.00AM: Asia Top Travel's tour expert picks you up at your hotel and travel to Hoa Lu. Along the way, stop-over for photos and refreshment while enjoying rural stunning scenery. Arrive in Hoa Lu which is the former capital of Vietnam (968 – 1009) under Dinh and Le dynasties. Visit Dinh temple, Le temples and surroundings.

Lunch at a local restaurant.
 
After lunch, take an amazing boat trip to visit Trang An grottoes which is a gathering of 31 valleys, 50 cross-water caves, and home to 600 kinds of flora and over 200 kinds of fauna, many of them in the Red Book of Vietnam. While rowing through Trang An grotto in the quiet, fresh air of the highlands, with only the sound of birds and the oars stirring the clear water and surrounded by magnificent forested mountains upon which graze white goats, visitors enjoy a heaven on earth.

4.00PM: Leave Trang An and drive back to Hanoi.

Note

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TOUR INCLUSIONS

For your peace of mind, our tours are designed to include as much as possible in the price, but also to
give you the freedom to find a special place to eat or to seek out an independent adventure that especially appeals to you.
Trip Inclusions
  • Lunch (vietnamese set menu)
  • Entrance fees as program
  • Private English speaking guide
  • Private boat trip in Trang An
  • Mineral water on car
Trip Exclusions
  • Visa
  • Flights
  • Personal expenses, tips, drinks
  • Accommodations
  • Travel insurance
  • Other services not clearly mentioned above

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