BAI DINH PAGODA & TRANG AN BOAT-RIDE - DAY TOUR
Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex was recognized by UNESCO as a mixed natural and cultural property. This day tour to Trang An and Bai Dinh pagoda will give you a chance to get both of the values above:
Trang An is described as “a spectacular landscape of limestone karst peaks permeated with valleys, some of which are submerged, and surrounded by steep, almost vertical cliffs
Bai Dinh Pagoda is well-known for its size and improssingness. You will be astonished at the collection of 500 Arahat statues and huge Buddha statues at the Prayer Place. Some of which weighs up to 100 tons...
Admire the spectacular beauty of the limestone outcrops on three-hour boat-ride from one valley to others through many tiny caves
Admire the biggest Buddhist pagoda in Southeast Asia in Vietnam
Enjoy a flexible itinerary and customize your own route, getting insider tips from your private driver
Enjoy a Vietnamese lunch with local specialties.
In the morning
You will be picked up by our tour guide and driver at your hotel in Hanoi at 7.30 AM. The drive through the Red River Delta to Ninh Binh takes you about 2,5 hours. Upon arrival at Trang An boat operation station, you will get on a small sampan boat and enjoy 3 hour row on a little river which goes through many small limestone caves. This is a very interesting discovery! The scenery is spectacular as you are rowing in between the towering karst formations of this newly recognized Unesco’s heritage. After the row, your lunch is served at a local restaurant where you will enjoy a Vietnamese meal with local specialties.
In the afternoon
After lunch, we will take a short but scenic drive to Bai Dinh Pagoda. The pagoda complex is the biggest Buddhism Center of Southeast Asia with hundreds of statues of different sizes. The architecture, which is so marvelous, majestic but still preserve traditional features, will amaze you on the first sight. Together with your tour guide, you will walk around to visit the prayer places and learn about the local religious pratice. Around 4.00 PM, we will get back on our private vehicle and make our way to Hanoi. Arrive in Hanoi and finish the tour at the door of your hotel.
(The below price is in US Dollar and charged per person based on private tour)
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- Private air-conditioned transportation
- Private English speaking tour guide
- Sightseeing and boat tickets
- Vietnamese lunch
- Bottled water on the vehicle
- Travel insurance
- Drinks and other meals
- Tips and gratuities
- Personal expenses and others not mentioned clearly above.