HOA LU - TAM COC - CUC PHUONG NATIONAL PARK
Recognized in 1962 as National Park, Cuc Phuong is now the biggest and the most diverse park in Viet Nam with a variety of rare fauna and flora in limestone mountain forest. The Endangered Primates Rescued Centre in the park is an interesting place with many kinds of rare primates such as Langur, Gibbon and Loris all over Vietnam. Many of them are under threat of extinction.
The trip also offers you an opportunity to learn about Vietnamese history by visiting the ancient citadel of Hoa Lu and see a beautiful countryside of Viet Nam by a boat Sampan.
Pick up point: Your hotel in Old Quarter or at requested meeting point in Hoan Kiem District.
Start time: 07:45 AM
Duration: 02 days 01 night
Day 1: Ha Noi - Hoa Lu - Tam Coc (L/D)
7:30 – 8:30 Tour guide pick you up at Hotel then depart for ancient citadel of Hao Lu ( 90km south of Ha Noi).
Visit temples dedicated to King Dinh Tien Hoang ( 923- 979) and Le Dai Hanh ( 941 – 1005).Tour guide give you an introduction of Vietnam History in 10th century.
Continue bus drive to Tam Coc for luch. On the way take pictures of villages and the stunning landscapes.
Board and sampans to visit Tam Coc ( Three caves). The boat trip through enormous limestone karsts jutting out from the green rice fields leave you a good memory.
Finishing 2 hours on sampan check in hotel. Relax in hotel after long day of activity.
Dinnner at your hotel and stay overnight in Tam Coc.
Day 2: Tam Coc - Cuc Phuong national park - Ha Noi (B/L)
Enjoy morning tea / coffee the have breakfast at hotel.
Depart to Cuc Phuong National Park, photographing spectacular views through countryside road.
Visit endangered Primate rescue center which is home to species like golden – headed langur, Tonkin snub-Nosed Langur and Black crested gibbon…
Experience thrilling moment when exploring cave of pre- historic man dated back 7000 years old.
Enjoy a local style Vietnamese lunch at the National Park Headquarters.
Spend hour trekking through jungle, you witness a giant tree of thousands yours old named Cho Chi.
Step on a shuttle bus back to Tam Coc and join the another group back to Ha Noi.
Arrival in Ha Noi .
Price: VND 2.200.000/person - USD 98/person
Meals as mentioned (B - breakfas, L - lunch, D - dinner)
Water and wet tissue
Things to take:
Hat or umbrella, insect repellent, cash..