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VN026- Van Long Phat Diem

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Van Long - Phat Diem

Covering an area of nearly 3,000ha, about 90km south of Hanoi, the wetland of Van Long is the largest nature reserve in the northern plain.

Covering an area of nearly 3,000ha, about 90km south of Hanoi, the wetland of Van Long is the largest nature reserve in the northern plain. There you may be attracted by daily activities of the rural people, images of rural girls rowing simple bamboo boats with poles, and ox carts carrying visitors around…

08:30am Leave Hanoi for Van Long natural reserve. Upon arrival, we will have a sampan boat trip to discover the amazing scenery of this natural reserve.

Continue onto Ninh Binh town with stop for lunch at a local restaurant

Drive to Phat Diem. The Phat Diem Stone Cathedral is an extremely artistic, cultural and religious work of Luu Phuong commune, Kim Son district. The site is not only a harmonious combination between the architecture of Asian pagodas and European church but also shows skillful techniques of Vietnamese artisans since the 19th century (1875-1899).

You can also visit the Kim Son local market which is well known for mats hand making

Drive back to Hanoi and arrive in Hanoi at 17:30 pm. End of services.

PRICE PER PERSON IN VIETNAM DONG

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* Note: Prices may subject to change due to exchange rate fluctuation – USD applied.

PRE TRIP INFORMATION

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Highlights:

Hanoi

Hanoi

Walking, boat trip, nature discovery

Van Long Natural Reserve  , Phat Diem Church

Inclusions

  • Air conditioned vehicle in private
  • English/French speaking guide
  • Boat Trip in Van Long
  • Lunch
  • All admission fees and permits
  • Reasonable supply of drinking water during the trek.

Exclusions

  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and Gratuities