Situated in Ninh Binh and about 130km far away of Hanoi, Cuc Phuong National Park and its surroundings are a stunning side excursion from Hanoi. It is an essential ecosystem and nature reserve with valleys 600-meter-high peaks in the subtropical rainforest. Ninh Binh 2 Day Tour takes you not only to Halong Bay on land (Tam Coc), but it also travel with you to Cuc Phuong.
Cuc Phuong has a crucial Turtle Conservation Center and Endangered Primate Rescue Center. It is the inhabitation of endangered and rare mammals such as tiger and leopards. At least 280 butterfly and 300 bird species are found there.
Travel Style: cycling, trekking in the rain forest, boat trip.
08.00. Departure from Hanoi. You will have a personal picking up service to Ninh Binh.
10.20. After 2 hours on bus and 15 minutes of relaxing en-route, we arrive in Ninh Binh Province - the city of the traditional values, imposing nature & authentic local life.
Continue going ahead to Cuc Phuong Natinal Park.
Firstly, we pay a visit to Endangered Primate Rescue Centre to gain more information about the work of protecting endangered animals.
Around 12.30. Enjoy your lunch at the restaurants inside the park.
Afternoon: Trek about 2 hours through the rainforest. The greatest atmosphere & lush imagines of Cuc Phuong will treat you soul well. Let's smell the charming aroma of natural park.
End of the first day. Taste a BBQ dinner & overnight at a guesthouse in the park.
Take your meal early before departure and leave out Cuc Phuong.
The bus takes you to Hoa Lu (the ancient capital of Vietnam). Here, you will come over the famous temples of The Dinh and The Le Dynasty.
Next, cycle about 1 hour (12km) on quiet beautiful roads through paddy fields, villages and rocky outcrops heading to Tam Coc. The rustic village in your eyes is a typical imagine of the countryside of Vietnamese.
~ 12.00. Have a lunch at a nice restaurant. Let's take a short rest.
14.00. Get on a boat trip in Tam Coc – the center of Inland Halong Bay. (Boat Excursion in 2 hours).
16.00. Return to the Tam Coc Dock. Meet driver to toward to Hanoi.
18.30. Bid a farewell to the driver at your hotel (or airport) in Hanoi. End of Ninh Binh 2 Day Tour with Cuc Phuong - Tam Coc.