Transfer Description & Sample Itinerary
Located only 120km southwest of Hanoi and nestled between the provinces of Ninh Binh, Hoa Binh and Thanh Hoa, Cuc Phuong boasts an engaging cultural and wildlife heritage and enchanting scenery. Magnificent Limestone Mountains rise up majestically from the green rice-terraces and traditional stilt houses of the Muong hill-tribe. Covered in a dense forest, this landscape forms the habitat for some of Asia’s rarest animal and plant species.
Sample itinerary of the two days tour Hanoi to Cuc Phuong national park.
Day 1: Hanoi – Ninh Binh – Cuc Phuong National Park
A private car will transfer you to Ninh Binh, taking approx. 2½hrs. Depart the hotel by bicycle taking back country roads absorbing the sights, sounds and smells that only Vietnam can produce. First stop is to visit the ancient capital of Hoa Lu before continuing to Tam Coc. Once there you will take a row boat for approx 2hrs around the rice fields, limestone mountains, caves and Bich Dong Pagodas.
Day 2: Cuc Phuong National Park – Hanoi
Morning drive to Cuc Phuong National Park where there is the opportunity to visit the Primate Center before entering the park. Continue further into the park to visit the ‘Prehistoric Cave’ and do a guided walk. Return by private car to Hanoi arriving at approx. 6:30pm.