When you’re already in Vietnam, going to or already coming back from your Ha Long Bay adventure, make sure you don’t miss the other treasures that the North Vietnam has to offer.
Here’s the list of the unique places you can’t miss during your stay, all of them you can reach easily from the capital of Vietnam – Hanoi.
Ninh Binh province is located around 100 km to the south from Hanoi. Some call it Ha Long Bay on land, which is not far from the truth. The breathtaking landscapes, the biggest Buddhist temple complex and caves make this place special. You can enjoy the view while walking, biking and river cruising, which will make your trip an unforgettable experience.
You can always choose between two available programs, please make sure to check details below:
- Hoa Lu Tam Coc (optional Mua Caves)
- Bai Dinh Trang An (optional Mua Caves)
2. Mai Chau
You’re in Hanoi and you’re a bit tired of the city traffic and noise? Mai Chau located in the Mai Chau District, Hoa Binh Province is the perfect option for you then.
Take a 3-4 hours bus from Hanoi to this rural, peaceful spot, where you can relax, get to know the villages around and just slow down. Visit the local market, watch locals every day life, take a bike ride to enjoy the mountain and fields views.
Going to Sapa is a perfect option when you want to stay a little bit more active. It’s a small picturesque town located around 350 km away from Hanoi, close to the Chinese border.
You can enjoy different levels of trekking, that will let you admire the beauty of the mountains and the rice fields. You’ll also get a chance to get to know some local ethnic groups customs, especially if you choose an accommodation in a homestay. This destination is definitely an option for a longer, a few days trip.
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