NB 04: Trang An Grottoes - Hoa Lu - Bai Dinh Pagoda

Trang An Grottoes Area is considered as a great rock garden locating in a vast lake. It is said that this is the place where Dinh Bo Linh trained his navy soldiers. All the scenes seem to be mingle, which creates a particular & interesting space awaking range of mythical imagination. In archeologically excavations, people discovered valuable relics like bows, dishes, pots, bricks, tiles & ancient money. Moreover, Trang An Grottoes area also has old architectural constructions like Vuc Vong temple, Khong residence. The beauty of new Long trans-water grottoes will surprise tourists.

 

Hoa Lu has an interesting historical twist. Hoa Lu was the first capital of Vietnam during the Dinh (968-980) and early Le (980-1009). Atmosphere in the temple is evocative of the heyday of the royal citadel with palaces; pavilions and temples, which existed thousands of years ago. It is a remaining evidence of the golden age of the land with three feudal dynasties of Vietnam.

 

Bai Dinh Pagoda or Bai Dinh Spiritual and Cultural Complex is a complex of Buddhist temples in Bai Dinh Mountain, consisting of one old temple area and a new temple area. This is considered the largest complex of Buddhist temples at completion in Vietnam. This is a popular site for Buddhist pilgrims across Vietnam.

Trang An Grottoes Complex - Hoa Lu Ancient Capital - Bai Dinh Pagoda
Daily departure
 

Morning:

09:00:

Leave from your hotel in Ninh Binh for Trang An Eco-tourism Complex. Though

 

it is newly opened, Trang An has already attracted a lot of local and foreign

 

visitors. Take a rowing boat to discover the marvellous eco-tourism complex

 

Where a system of unique grottoes like Ba Giot, Dia Linh, Toi (Dark) cave,

 

Sang (Bright) cave, Ao Trai cave and Seo cave make this place both

 

mysterious and attractive.

12:00:

Have lunch at a local restaurant.

Afternoon:

14:00:

Drive to Hoa Lu temple - one of the most important historic vestiges of Vietnam.

 

This was the first ancient capital of Vietnam, dating from the 10th century

 

Visit two old temples dedicated to the workship of kings from the Dinh and

 

Le dynasties.

15:00:

Drive to Bai Dinh pagoda, one of the biggest pagodas in South-East Asia and

 

explore the largest pagoda, the biggest bell and the highest statue in Southeast

 

Asia. Arrive in your hotel at around 16h30 & the trip ends.

  

What to bring:
Camera, Umbrella, Sunblock, Hat, Comfortable shoes.

Included in price:
+ English Speaking guide (local)
+ Other languages upon your request.
+ Private transfer/ car 4 seater, 7 seater or Mini Van.
+ Boat trip in a 4-person boat (shared boat).
+ All entrance tickets and sightseeing fees.
+ Lunch (we carter vegetarians)
+ Pick-up & drop-off at hotel in the city center (outside the city center, surcharge USD 8.00 ++/ per person)
+ All taxes & services charge.

Not included in price:
+ Beverages and other meals do not indicate in the program.
Travel insurance.
+ Drinks and other personal expenses. 
+ Tips/ Gratuities. 
+ Any additional expenses caused by reasons beyond our control such as natural calamities (typhoon, floods), flight delays, rescheduling or cancellations, any accidents, medical evacuations, riots, strikes etc.


Important notes:
+ Child 1-4 years old: F.O.C (Free of charge)
+ Child 5-10 years old, 75% adult price
+ Peak season surcharge 25% on Dec 24th and 31st and Lunar New Year Eve.

Price in USD for per person
 

Number in Group
(Private group)

Price per person in US$ in party of
Valued during 2015

1

2 - 3

4 - 6

7 - 10

11 - 15

Price

99$

55$

50$

48$

45$


Other notes:
Join-in group is not available. Please contact us if you need further information
+ In case you could not receive our automatic email-reply in some minutes, kindly send us a message
   to our backup mailbox at thevancouverhotel@gmail.com. Thank you!


Price in USD for per person
 

Number in Group
(Private group)

Price per person in US$ in party of

1

2 - 3

4 - 6

7 - 10

11 - 15

Price

99$

55$

50$

48$

45$


Other notes:
Join-in group is not available. Please contact us if you need further information
+ In case you could not receive our automatic email-reply in some minutes, kindly send us a message
   to our backup mailbox at thevancouverhotel@gmail.com. Thank you !