Hanoi - Hoa Lu - MaiChau - XaLinh in 3 days Posted date 11/04/2006 at 17:17:25 (Viewed 21353 time)
HA NOI - HOA LU - MAI CHAU - XA LINH
(3days / 2nights)
Day 1: Ha Noi - Ninh Binh (L, D) Depart to Hoa Lu (Ninh Binh), enjoying the rural scenery along the road. Visit Hoa Lu old citadel. In the afternoon, take a rowing boat along the tiny canal among the rice fields to visit Tam Coc (Three Grottoes). Overnight at Thuy Anh Hotel.
Day 2: Ninh Binh - Mai Chau (B, L, D) AM: 7:30 departure to Mai Chau. On the way to Mai Chau, pay a Visit to Hang Pagoda (Ancient Cave pagoda) to enjoy a peaceful scenarios and to get a more understanding of the most popular religion - Buddhism. Visiting a Muong ethnic minority village to see stilt-house and their lives. 12:30 lunch at restaurant. PM: 13:30 drive to Mai Chau. Homestay 0vernight stilt house - Lac village (Mai Chau guesthouse). Go shopping around Lac Village. Walking throughout some White Thai villages to see people making traditional dress and stools. Dinner.
Day 3: Mai Chau - Xa Linh - Ha Noi (B, L) AM: 7:30 Breakfast. Leave for Xa Linh at 8:00, Visiting H' Mong ethnic minority village (Pa Co market held on Sunday) to enjoy the daily life of the local people. Walking through plum & peach gardens to contemplate peaceful scenery. 12:30 Lunch at restaurant. PM: On the way to Ha Noi stop at Hoa Binh Hydro power Station to see how the greatest power station was built in the war. Return to Hanoi Noi at 16:30.
Price Includes - Full transportation by private car or bus as tour program indicated. - Full meals as indicated in the itinerary. - English/French speaking guide - Twin-share accommodation with daily breakfast ( A/C room)
Price Excludes - Personal expenses. - Camera and films. - Other meals and drinks. - Emergency Evacuation. - Other services not mentioned above.