Trip Description & Day-by-day Itinerary
Join our two days Cuc Phuong and Tam Coc Cycling tour, you will pedal 15 km around Tam Coc and 30 km from Tam Coc to Cuc Phuong National Park. Cycling on the back roads, through rice fields and peaceful rural hamlets.
DAY 1: HANOI -> HOA LU -> TAM COC
8:00: You will be met up by Lotussia Travel team at your hotel in Hanoi. Depart for Ninh Binh enjoying beautiful landscape of the Red River Delta and firstly visit Hoa Lu old capital (968-1009) with two temples of two Kings. After that we start cycling to Tam Coc through the beautiful villages and landscapes. We will arrive in Tam Coc around noon. Lunch will be provided in a local restaurant in Tam Coc. After lunch we take the boat trip to see Tam Coc that means ”three lakes” and is called ” Halong Bay on land ”, really amazing with the rocky mountains, and you will be completely dazzle when paddling through the green paddy fields on two sides of the lakes and more interesting to go through three caves. It takes about 2 and a half hour to discover the beauty of the nature here before getting off boat to visit an old temple (Thaivi Temples), That is located on a nice scenery and more interesting to know about its history. Check in hotel. Take the rest before cycling through the rice fields and beautiful rocky mountains to visit Bich Dong pagoda and a cave. Overnight in Tam Coc in a hotel.
DAY 2: TAM COC -> CUC PHUONG NATIONAL PARK -> HANOI
Today we cycle about 30 km on the panoramic road to Cuc Phuong National Park. We will go through the pineapple plantations, valleys, villages, meeting friendly locals along the way. Arrive in Cuc Phuong national park about at noontime, we enjoy our lunch at the local restaurant here. Afterwards we cycle about 2 hours through the National Park and make a couple of stops to visit Cave of Ancient Men, and take a walk (optional) before travelling back to Hanoi. Arrive Hanoi around late afternoon. You will be dropped off at your hotel in Hanoi. End of Lotussia Travel service.