About this tour

Day 1 : Hanoi

Walk in the city, discover the main monuments and unusual neighborhoods.

Culinary discoveries in the streets of the city.


Day 2 : Hanoi / Ngoc Son Natural reserve

Road to the mountains of the "Muong" people. Hike through the nature reserve of Ngoc Son and meet with the villagers.

Overnight by the inhabitants.


Day 3 : Ngoc Son Natural reserve

A day with the villagers to share some activities of their daily life.


Day 4 : Ngoc Son Natural reserve / Ninh Binh

Road to Ninh Binh region and discover the famous Karst scenery around.


Day 5 : Ninh Binh

A relaxing day in the landscapes of Karts mountains. Bike and boat ride.


Day 6 : Ninh Binh / Hai Duong

Road through the plains of Tonkin.

Meet students and their teachers in the city of Hai Duong.


Day 7:  Hai Duong / Cai Rong

Road to Bai Tu Long Bay, the unknown sister of famous Halong Bay.

Rest by the sea, in a typical harbour of these regions.


Day 8 : Cai Rong / Ngoc Vung Island

Boat ride through the rocky peaks of Bai Tu Long Bay, until we reach the island of Ngoc Vung.

Stay with a local family of the island.


Day 9 : Ngoc Vung Island / Halong bay

Ride the boat until we reach the famous sights of Halong Bay.

Overnight on the boat.


Day 10: Halong Bay / Hanoi

Discover more of this wonderful site and drive back to Hanoi.

  • Province visited

    North of Vietnam

  • Best season

    All year. Weater conditions can be more difficult in December, January or February.

  • Accommodation

    Family homestay and hotels

  • Transportation

    Car, boat and hike

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Informations about this tour

What is included
  • all transportation: private minibus and private boat
  • all meals
  • accommodations in hotel, double room sharing, including breakfast
  • accommodations with village families including breakfast (maximum 3 persons per family)
  • the service of our English speaking guide
  • entrances fees to all sites visited
  • 50 EUR participation to Solidarasia solidarity fund for Vietnam (about 5 EUR/pers/day of visit)
What is excluded?
  • any drinks (except drinking water)
  • personal extras
  • visa costs (possibility to do on arrival)
  • cancellation, interruption or repatriation insurance
  • International flights (we can help you book the right flight at the best price)


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