Day 1: Hanoi - MaiChau (160km)
Departure and wind our way to Hoa Binh town, before that
we will be driving our own way through villages, valleys
of Ha Tay and Hoa Binh province. Lunch break in Hoa Binh
town, visit the power plant and continue hitting the
roads up hills to Kun pass and onto nice roads offering
spectacular views over the valleys and mountains. Arrive
in Mai Chau in p.m., take a short walk around and
overnight in Thai’s house on stilts.
Day 2: MaiChau - CucPhuong National park (120 km)
There will be about 6 hours drive on the on and off the
main roads to Cuc Phuong National Park, get to Cuc Phuong
in early afternoon. Visit around and o/n in the park.
Day 3: CucPhuong - NinhBinh (~ 60 km)
Morning visit the Primate Rescue center, then we ride 20km
through Cuc Phuong forest to the park center, tea break
then trek in 3 hrs round trip to the Tetrameles nudiflora
(Sequoia) 1,000 years tree. Jump on our bike for driving
on sides of this park, passing the local ferry and onto
Ninh Binh town. Sleep in hotel in town.
Day 4: NinhBinh - Hanoi. (~ 110km)
Morning we ride to TamCoc cave for 3hours boat trip in
Halong inland then we will have lunch break in the river
side restaurant, before riding through villages, rivers,
rocks to HoaLu where we will visit the “ancient capital
city of Hoa Lu”. Hit our road towards Hanoi. Arrive in
Hanoi by 6 p.m. Tour ends.