Explore Kenh Ga Hotspring Phat Diem Cathedral

Explore Kenh Ga Hotspring Phat Diem Cathedral

The full day trip is mainly for those who want to have more relaxation by experiencing Kenh Ga hot spring with its limestone mountains. They will discover the center of Catholicism, Phat Diem Cathedral with its unique features.

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Excellent value for money
  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views
  • Popular choice with kids
  • Small group ensures personal service


  • Lunch
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Boat trip
  • Tours and activities as stated above


  • Food,
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Travel insurance
  • Extra food and beverages
  • Personal expenses


  • Departure Point: Hanoi Old Quarter.
  • Departs: See Availability
  • Departure Time 08:00am everyday

Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 – 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.
Return Details: Hanoi Old Quarter.


  • We come to your hotel at 8:00 A.M. Leave the hotel at Hanoi. About 10:30 a.m arrive Kenh Ga (91km).
  • Take a boat trip on the Hoang Long River as it winds through verdant rice fields and Karsts Limestone Mountain to see Kenh Ga (Chicken Canal) floating village.
  • Set on the banks of the Hoang Long River, Kenh Ga Floating Village is a remarkable place, not only because it is surrounded by the same massive rocks that dominate Hoa Lu, but also because for most of the year the entire community lives on the water itself.
  • The floating village of Kenh Ga receives relatively few visitors compared to nearby Hoa Lu and the peoples’ aquatic way of life has changed little over the centuries.
  • The area is known as one of the most rural area in the Red River Delta. It offers a combination of unrigged countryside landscapes, traditional rural lifestyle and well-known friendly local folk.
  • Touring the area would be really relaxing and fascinating as you are seating in a rowed-by-feet boat with scenes of people fishing, children rowing boats to school, simple houses clinging to limestone cliffs, etc. along the canal.
  • 11.30 a.m: From the village, you can enjoy Kenh Ga Hot Spring. The source of Ga Kenh longstanding but it was not until 1940 that she was discovered by French researchers. Subsequently, Vietnamese scientists have found that it is a mineral responsible for many elements, particularly sodium chloride, magnesium and potassium, calcium and bicarbonate.
  • A stable temperature of 53oC, it is a “medical treasures” used in the treatment of several diseases such as: rheumatism, skin diseases, neuropathies … and recovering the health. Water from a resurgence of this accessory is hot spring bottling.
  • 12.00: Back to harbor, enjoy lunch at local restaurant.
  • 1.00 p.m: Go to visit Phat Diem Cathedral. Phát Diệm Cathedral is located in Kim Sơn District of Ninh Bình Province. Phát Diệm church architecture is a cross between Vietnam and Europe. Phat Diem Stone Church was designed and constructed (1875 – 1899) by father Pedro Tran Luc. Phat Diem’s architecture is a sucessful combination of oriental pagodas and Gothic Church, which comprises lake, atrium, cathedral, 4 chapels, stone church, man-made cave…. Remarkable, mother Maria’s heart Church is called as Stone Church, because all its parts were made of stone: wall, beams, windowns, towers and columns, etc.
  • 3.00 p.m: Take the car back to Hanoi.
  • 6.00 p.m: Arrive hotel in Hanoi, tour finish.

Kenh Ga Hotspring in Ninh Binh- Vietnam Budget Tour


  • Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour.
  • Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up.
  • Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.


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