Thousand years ago, Hoa Lu area belonged to Dinh Tien Hoang, a local landlord. In this time Vietnam was divided to 12 pierces. Each belonged to a landlord. They fought again others in order to become the only one ruler of the country. Because of his mountainous geography Hoa Lu is military very strategic. It is easy to defend. So after over 20 years Dinh Tien Hoang defeated other 11 landlord and became the only one king of Vietnam, and Hoa Lu was his capital.
Ninh Binh is one of the best places in Vietnam for nature as well as biking fans. There are 2 options of Ninh Binh tour: 2 days and 3 days.
8h00 Depart from Hanoi
11h00 Arrive in Ninh Binh, check in hotel
11h30 Riding for 10 km to Tam Coc
12h15 Lunch in Tam Coc (Picnic or normal)
13h15 Boat trip through Dry Ha Long bay
17h30 Riding back to hotel18h30 Dinner in Hotel
8h00 Bike trip to Cuc Phuong (50km)
11h30 Arrive in Cuc Phuong12h00 Lunch in Cuc Phuong
13h00 Visit Cuc Phuong National Park: Endangered Species Center, cave of prehistoric men
16h00 Depart from Cuc Phuong19h00 Arrive in Hanoi
Note : The itinerary above may be changed at the time of booking
Routinely, we use 16-seater van to carry travellers and bikes. In case the number of travellers exceeds 6, there is another truck to load bikes for tracks that is not suitable for biking.
Our bikes are classified into 2 categories: 1, Routine bikes for 1 day countryside tour, which are safe, robust, well-maintained, no problem if your weight is less than 150kg; 2, Mountain bikes for more-day tours, 3x8 gears.
Transportation, 3 meals, 1 breakfast, overnight accommodation, entree fees, bike (standard mountain bike), truck for bike, english speaking guide. Drink not included
There is a 15 seaters AC bus for transportation. From 5 to 12 there is a truck for transpoting bikes. On the way if someone is tired, he can pack the bike in truck and go on with the bus that always drives behind.
What to bring :
You should bring: Camera, moskitos oil, sun hat, sun cream, and sun glas. Helmets are nessesery. If you don't have any helmet. We will bring one for you. It not a real bicycle helmet but a light motorbike helmet. Real bicycle helmet are not to buy in Vietnam. Candies, chips, or cakes are always welcome.
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