Day Trips

 

These private day trips offer you a chance to travel with ultimate freedom and flexibility. Varied in experience and getting off the tourist trails, these excursions allow you to explore hidden corners and catch a fabulous glimpse into Vietnamese culture.

  • Hanoi Van Long Nature Reserve Day Tour

    Van Long Natural Reserve comprises numerous canals, lakes, streams and limestone mountains set in an island-like landscape. Van Long literally means "Dragons flying in clouds", which perfectly depicts its awe-inspiring beauty.


    This day tour takes you to discover two major attractions in Ninh Binh: Van Long, the sparkling jewel of nature and Phat Diem, an imposing stone church with “east meets west” architecture.

    Visit: Hanoi - Ninh Binh
     
  • Perfume Pagoda

    Perfume Pagoda is one of the most important religious sites of Buddhism in Vietnam. The pagoda itself was built into limestone cliffs and only can be reached by boat or on foot, as there are no roads in the area. This one day trip includes gliding along lovely stream, walking up hill, discovering the Vietnamese Buddhism, and enjoy the fresh air of countryside.

    DAILY TOUR PROGRAM

    08h00: Our guide & car will come to pick up you at your hotel, depart 1,5-hour road trip (75 km) along the green fields and villages to come to Perfume pagoda.


    09h00: On arrival " Ben Duc" wharf, get a Vietnamese conical hat, get on boat then gliding along scenic waterway. On the way ,visit "Den Trinh Ngu Nhac" - temple for informing of  arrival. After that, boat continues the stream to the big mountain. Walk up ( Cabble car ) mountain paths, visit Huong Tich Main cave and complex of pagoda & temple.

    12h00: have lunch in the restaurant on the mountain.

    13h30: downhill, visit Thien Tru pagoda which architectures dated back to 15th century.
    14h30: boat trip back to " Ben Duc" wharf and get on your bus back to Hanoi.

    17h30: Drop at Hotel, ends service.
      

    Price: Please contact us to get the best price. Price based upon specific touring request, your travel season, and total pax in your group.

    Visit: Around Hanoi
     
  • Hoa Lu - Tam Coc (Full day - Private)

    Hoa Lu and Tam Coc are two of the most beautiful landscapes of Ninh Binh province, just 120 kms to the southeast of Hanoi. Hoa Lu was the ancient Royal capital during the Dinh and Pre-Le dynasties which lasted for 41 years (from 969-1009). In comparison with Hoa Lu’s cultural significance, Tam Coc is considered as “Ha Long Bay” in land because its location and formation. Sitting on boat cruising through Hang Ca, Hang Hai, Hang Ba with the scenic beauty of huge rocks standing along river and scattered green rice fields. You feel the tranquility, peace and all above, the nature combines with life of locals to form a poetic romantic painting of the countryside.

    Visit: Ninh Binh
     
  • Mekong Delta trip (Full day – Private)

    In the south of Vietnam, between Ho Chi Minh City, the border of Cambodia, the Southeast Asia Sea and the Gulf of Thailand, spreads the Mekong Delta, the huge and low plain, extremely fertile, crossed by nine arms of a river, the Mekong River.

    In Vietnam, the Mekong Delta receives the bounty of alluviums and deposits from the upper Mekong and is thus a very rich and verdant area. It produces about half of the country’s total agriculture output (even produces more rice than Japan and Korean together). The Mekong Delta is made up of endless rice fields, a maze of small canals, luxuriant fruit orchards, small islands and isolated villages. Most of the villages are accessed by boat other than by roads.

    Visit: Mekong Delta
     
  • Duong Lam Ancient Village trip (Full day - Private)

    Step back in time and visit Duong Lam village where the culture and architecture has been preserved intact, representing the ancient civilization of the Red River Delta. That's why it was the first village to be recognized by the Government as "National Cultural Heritage."

    Visit: Around Hanoi
     

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Mrs. Helen
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Traveled from 07 Oct 2013 to 18 Oct 2013

"We returned home safely and just wanted to tell you how much we enjoyed our journey in Vietnam. We are all so happy and better informed about life in Vietnam after the trip you so carefully organised for us."

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