Private Full day Hoa Lu – Van Long Nature Reserve

Private Full day Hoa Lu – Van Long Nature Reserve

Take a trip to Ninh Binh and experience the charm and atmosphere of Vietnam’s ancient capital. Then, take a rowing boat amongst the diverse limestone features of Van Long to be deep into serene nature to find out the peace in mind and take photographs with wild nature

  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • All entrance fees included
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included Includes free admission to top local attractions


  • National Park fees
  • Lunch
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour


  • Gratuities
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • DVD (available to purchase)


  • Departure Point: Hotels in the Old Quarter or meeting point
  • Departs: See Availability
  • Departure Time 08:00 am daily
  • Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 – 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.


  • 08:00 Our driver and tour guide pick up at your hotel then depart for Hoa Lu in Ninh Binh Province. Ninh Binh is located south of the Northern Delta, between the Red River and Ma River. The old city of Ninh Binh is one of many famous historic sites in Vietnam. The provincial town of Ninh Binh as diverse landscapes because of its proximity to the mountains of Non Nuoc and Canh Dieu.
  • 09:30 Have a short break about 15 minute on the way.
  • 10:30 Arrive in Hoa Lu Ancient Capital, where we will visit King Dinh and King Le Temples.
  • 11:30-12:00 Cycle through the breathtaking rice fields. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant.
  • 13:00 Depart for Van Long Nature Reserve. Van Long Nature Reserve is more glorious limestone pinnacles, this tranquil reserve comprises a reedy wetland that is popular with bird-watchers. Among the bird species that have been spotted here are the rare black-faced spoonbill, cotton pygmy goose and white-browed crake. Van Long is also one of the last wild refuges of the endangered Delacours langur, partly because the wetlands keep predators and poachers at bay. Get on the bamboo boat to exploring beautiful natural area, enjoying spectacular scenery and the rural life of the locals.
  • 15:30 -16.00 Get on bus and our driver will take you back to Hanoi.
  • 18:00 Arrive in Hanoi, you will be dropped-off at your hotel.


  • 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.


  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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  • For a full refund, cancel at least 30 days in advance of the start date of the experience.
  • Cancel 29- 7 days: 50% tour cost cancellation fee applied
  • Cancel 6- 3 days less: 80% tour cost cancellation fee applied
  • Cancel 3 days less: 100% tour cost cancellation fee applied