7:00 Departing from Bus Station in the south of Hanoi (Giap Bat bus station) on Giai Phong road to Ninh Binh. Every 30 minutes there will be a bus transfer to Ninh Binh, from 6:00 to 18:00 daily, which is Hoang Long, Minh Long Cat Loi or Ninh Binh shares. Contact: (+84) 917 620 980. The current price is from $3 - $5 / ticket. Due to Cau Gie highway clearance, the transferring time from Hanoi to Ninh Binh bus station is only about 50 - 60 minutes.
A serenity Ninh Binh in the rice season.
8:00 Arriving in Ninh Binh town, you will have breakfast with Ninh Binh eel specialties on Tran Hung Dao Street, or at 86 Vo Thi Sau, opposite the Youth park. After that, you take the bus to Bai Dinh Pagoda, Ninh Binh town where is far from Bai Dinh Pagoda about 15 km. It is possible to take a taxi if there are a lot of people in your delegation, or take a coach or motorcycle taxi.
9:00 Coming and admiring Bai Dinh Pagoda.
12:00 Having lunch at Thanh Cao Restaurant, near Bai Dinh Pagoda (Address: Xuan Son, Truong Yen, Hoa Lu, Ninh Binh. The various dishes includes Ninh Binh traditional mountain goat, chicken hills, rice crust at the bottom of the pot and Vietnamese cuisine ... with the affordable prices. For a nice view of Hoang Long River, you can go to Hoang Giang Restaurant (Hang Ca, Truong Yen, Hoa Lu, Ninh Binh.
Bai Dinh Pagoda with the long line of statues.
14:30 you are present at the Trang An resort, the opposite direction against walking, far away 5 km. Entry tickets and ferry tickets are price of $5 / person. You should not travel to Trang An in the rush hours to avoid the crowded, queued and messy.
17:30 Finishing Trang An trip, you take the car from Bai Dinh to Ninh Binh town. You have 2 options: Or have dinner and stay overnight at Ninh Binh Hotel or have dinner and then go back to Hanoi, stay at Hanoi hotel. Far East Tour chooses the second way that help you less tired for Ha Long Bay, Quang Ninh trip on the next day. For having dinner in Ninh Binh, you can go to Huong Mai Restaurant, at 12 Tran Hung Dao Street. Overnight in Ninh Binh.
6:00 Departing to Halong Bay, it is far away from Hanoi 170 km, with 3 to 4 hours by coach. If you go by yourself, you can take the bus in Hanoi. From Kim Ma bus station on Nguyen Thai Hoc road, tourists pick up the bus of Hoang Long Express, every 15 minutes one trip. You can also depart from Luong Yen Bus Station or Gia Lam Bus Station and stop at Bai Chay Bus Station. To save time, take advantage of breakfast or eat on the way. Ticket price is around $4,5 - $6 / ticket.
(If you decide to keep staying in Ninh Binh town for sightseeing, you can take the coach to Giap Bat in the next morning, from here also have Hanoi - Quang Ninh coach, you get off at Bai Chay).
Halong Bay - the natural wonder of the world.
10:00 Coming to Bai Chay bus station. From here to Bai Chay tourism port, the price of motorcycle taxi is about $1,5 / person, of bus is about less than $1 / person. You should take a taxi if the group includes three people or more.
Daily Bai Chay Tourism Port is organized for individual visitors to visit route 1 (Thien Cung cave - Dau Go cave, passing Cho Da Rock, Dinh Huong, Rock of "The Kissing Cocks") with a journey of 04 hours with ticket price of $5 /passengers; and fixed time: 8:00 and 12:30. (According to the regulations, in addition to vising ticket, you have to buy more scenic tickets as a contribution of tourists to preserve Ha Long Bay). You should go to the official ticket counter of the resort, do not buy any other kinds of ticket.
Sung Sot Cave, Halong Bay.
You can change your journey into Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hanoi - Ninh Binh - Hanoi. So, you can experience one of the favorite choices of travelers is to spend the night on the cruise ships in Halong Bay to enjoy the fresh air and fresh sea with the lowest price from $97 / night. However, the prices of services at the ship are quite expensive and usually apply for 2 days 1 night, with a lot of recreational activities such as squid fishing, kayaking, climbing, cave tours ... therefore, you should choose this service if you have a lot of time and money as well.
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If you have more time to stay in Hanoi, let's explore Hanoi beer street of Ta Hien with your friends.