Ninh Binh, often referred to as the “Inland Halong Bay,” is a captivating destination nestled in northern Vietnam. Renowned for its striking amalgamation of limestone karsts, lush rice paddies, and serene winding rivers, Ninh Binh offers a feast for the senses. Located roughly 100 kilometers north of Hanoi, this region boasts breathtaking natural landscapes that encompass verdant valleys and majestic rock formations. Beyond its scenic beauty, Ninh Binh boasts a rich cultural heritage, with historical sites, temples, and pagodas dotting the landscape. Visitors can explore ancient cave complexes and embark on tranquil boat journeys through its iconic limestone formations, making Ninh Binh an enticing tapestry of nature, culture, and history.
Embark on an unforgettable adventure to Ninh Binh, a mesmerizing destination known as the “Inland Halong Bay.” With AZ MOTORBIKES, you’ll experience the perfect blend of natural splendor and thrilling exploration. Our 3-day, 2-night tour is carefully crafted to immerse you in Ninh Binh’s captivating landscapes. Marvel at limestone karsts, meandering rivers, and vibrant rice fields. Discover the secrets of Tam Coc, explore the historic Bich Dong Cave, and witness the diversity of Thung Nham Bird Park.
With expert guides and top-notch motorbike rentals, you’ll journey through Ninh Binh’s hidden gems and rich cultural heritage. Delight in our well-planned itinerary, which includes Trang An’s UNESCO World Heritage site. Choose AZ MOTORBIKES for an exhilarating Ninh Binh experience that combines adventure, nature, and cultural discovery.
Discover Cuc Phuong National Park: Embark on a captivating journey to Cuc Phuong, Vietnam’s very first national park. Immerse yourself in a diverse ecosystem that boasts a rich array of flora and fauna, including endangered species that contribute to the park’s unique charm.
Visit Bai Dinh Pagoda: Explore the grandeur of Bai Dinh Pagoda, a complex that proudly holds the title of Vietnam’s largest collection of Buddhist temples. Uncover the spiritual and architectural significance of this cultural treasure.
Trang An Boat Ride: Indulge in an enchanting rowing boat excursion through Trang An, a UNESCO-listed cultural and natural heritage site. Allow the tranquility of the river to wash over you, as you admire the serene beauty of your surroundings.
Tam Coc River Serenity: Experience a soothing boat journey down the serene Tam Coc River. Let your mind unwind as you bask in the tranquil nature that surrounds you, while being captivated by the breathtaking scenery.
Mua Cave Summit: Embark on a climb to the summit of Mua Cave, where you’ll be rewarded with an awe-inspiring panoramic view. Marvel at the stunning vistas that stretch before you, a truly unforgettable sight.
This meticulously crafted itinerary ensures that you’ll encounter the most specific and captivating aspects of each destination, creating a truly immersive and memorable experience.
Day 1: Hanoi – Cuc Phuong National Park
- Commencing at 08:00 AM: Pick the bikes up at AZ MOTORBIKES
- Following a scenic 2-hour drive southward, we’ll reach the renowned Cuc Phuong National Park.
- Our day’s trekking adventure commences with a visit to the Endangered Primate Rescue Centre. Witness some of the world’s rarest animals, including primates, carnivores, and pangolins.
- Following lunch at the park’s restaurant, we venture 20 kilometers further into the park’s heart for a delightful 7-kilometer trekking trail. This trail leads us up and down steps as we explore the majestic trees and lush vegetation within this protected tropical forest.
- Upon concluding the trek, we’ll explore the cave that once sheltered ancient man. Uncover the remnants of prehistoric humans, their graves, and tools. This fascinating archaeological site awaits our exploration.
- As night falls, we’ll settle into our accommodations within Cuc Phuong National Park.
Day 2: Bai Dinh Pagoda + Trang An Landscape Grottoes
- Our second day begins with the refreshing melodies of birdsong in the tranquil morning of the national park. A hearty breakfast fuels us for the adventures ahead as we set off to Bai Dinh Pagoda.
- Upon arrival at the Buddha Prayer area within Bai Dinh Pagoda, we are greeted by a majestic sight. This pagoda, the largest in Vietnam, houses an impressive array of treasures including 500 La Han statues and the country’s most substantial bronze Buddha statue, standing at a staggering 10 meters tall and weighing 100 tons.
- Savor a delectable lunch featuring local specialties at a nearby restaurant.
- In the afternoon, we embark on a journey to the Trang An tourist attraction. A boat excursion guides us through a network of captivating cave complexes including Sang Cave, Toi Cave, Ba Giot Cave, and Nau Ruou. The wild and enigmatic beauty of these caves is matched only by the surrounding mountains and rivers.
- Our day concludes with an overnight stay in the charming locale of Tam Coc.
Day 3: Tam Coc + Mua Cave + Return to Hanoi
- Following breakfast, our day begins with a bike ride to Mua Cave, renowned as one of Ninh Binh’s most captivating spots offering panoramic vistas.
- Subsequently, we continue our journey to Tam Coc. Embarking on a serene boat ride before the bustling crowds arrive, we’ll glide along the tranquil Long River. This peaceful excursion takes us through three tunnel caves, known as Hang Ca, Hang Hai, and Hang Ba grottoes.
- At 4:30 PM, we bid farewell to Ninh Binh, commencing our direct drive back to Hanoi.
- Arriving at 6:30 PM, we’ll ensure you’re comfortably returned to your hotel.
The following tour prices apply to each specific type of vehicle:
- Vision / Air Blade / Honda Wave: $90 per day per person
- NVX / Winner X: $120 per day per person
- Honda XR: $175 per day per Personal
- 02 nights accommodation in Ninh Binh
- English speaking tour guide
- Meals as on Itinerary
- Entrance fees tickets
- A bottle of water/day/person
- Travel insurance
- Other meals and drinks
- Personal expenses
- Tips for guide and driver
- To secure your reservation, a deposit of 20% of the total tour price is required.
- In the event that you wish to cancel the tour, kindly provide notice at least 10 days prior to the departure date.
- If the tour is canceled within 5 days from the departure date, the deposit amount will not be refunded.
In closing, as the journey through the AZ MOTORBIKES’ 3-day, 2-night tour comes to an end, we sincerely hope that this immersive experience through Ninh Binh has left you with treasured memories that will endure. Our commitment to providing exceptional service, memorable adventures, and a deep appreciation for the beauty of Ninh Binh and its surroundings is unwavering. We extend our heartfelt gratitude for choosing AZ MOTORBIKES as your travel companion. We look forward to the possibility of welcoming you back for more remarkable journeys, exploring the landscapes, cultures, and wonders that Vietnam has to offer. Until we meet again, safe travels and fond memories!