If you have a tight travel plan, this is the perfect choice for those looking to do a more adventurous trip. This tour is a wonderful opportunity for you to mix both local experience and beautiful sceneries in Northern Vietnam including the hidden Pu Luong Nature Reserve and the Halong Bay on land Ninh Binh.
- Spend two days trekking in the amazing Pu Luong Reserve
- Learn about traditional agricultural living using the impressive waterwheels for irrigation
- Have the chance to learn about the Ancient Capital Hoa Lu , ride on the Historical Sao Khe river in Ninh Binh
- Entrance fees
- A/C Transportations
- Fun activities, bicycles
- All your accommodation
- Friendly and passionate local guides
- Meals mentioned in the tour itinerary
What's Not Included
- Travel Insurance
- Tips and Personal Expenses
Price for Communal Dorm
Private room + Bamboo Bungalow
Price for Private room + Bamboo Bungalow without A/C
Private room + Deluxe villa
Price for Private room + Deluxe villa
07:00 – 07:30 = Pick-up at Hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter to go to Pu Luong Nature Reserve by Limousine Bus,
09:00 = Short break in Luong Son (Outside of Hanoi).
11:00 = Visit local market of the Muong Ethnic Minority to learn about their daily life and customs; enjoy the beautiful scenery of Thung Khe Pass (One of the 10 most beautiful passes in Vietnam).
13:00 = Arrive in Pu Luong Nature Reserve. Have lunch and check in.
14:30 – 17:30 = Trek following the small roads through the terrace rice fields and cross the stream to visit remote rural villages of Black Thai Minorities to learn about the local people in Pu Luong.(6kms)
19:00 = Dinner at the lodge, enjoy some local rice wine with the family. Have a quiet night in the middle of the Reserve.
07:30 – 08:30 = Have breakfast in the homestay. Say goodbye to the host and continue your trek through another paths of the Reserve to pick up the van to go to Cham stream.
10:30 = visit the Ba village and cross the hanging bridge to discover the giant waterwheels, and duck farm to learn about Local agriculture system.
11:30 getting on the Bamboo Raft for a relaxing cruise on Cham stream.
12:30 = Pick up the van to go back to the lodge for Lunch.
13:00 = Have lunch and have free time to relax or walking around the village before boarding the van to go to Ninh Binh “the first Vietnamese Capital in 10th century”.
17:30 = Arrive in Ninh Binh Retreat, check in and have free time.
19:00 = Have dinner at the retreat