Trang An Bai Dinh One Day Tour
07: 30 – Our guide will meet you at your hotel/stay and start 100km modern bus journey through the verdant landscape of countryside. Short break on the way.
10:00 – Board on a traditional sampan gently rowed down the exquisite river through numerous caves: Hang Toi (Dack) cave, 320 meters long, Sang (light) cave, 90 meters long, and Hang Nau Ruou (Cooking wine) cave, 250 meters long… Every passage brings new surprise of the mystery hidden inside isolated valleys of tranquillity that likely transformed to the other world and time. The fauna and flora are rich and a scene of a goat jumping from one cliff to the other is a common sight.
12:30 – Enjoy lunch in a Vietnamese restaurant with some special dishes such as goat meat, pork, beef.
14:00 – Arrive Glimmering Bai Dinh pagoda complexes, the largest pagoda, not only in Vietnam but also in Southeast of Asia. Scenically set on the foothill of Dinh Mountain surrounded by amazing views of the exquisite river valley below and dotted and the limestone karsts dotted around which will take your breath away.
This pagoda complexes stunningly boast an array of the most massive and magnificent architecture of Vietnamese tradition refined ever built that it take a full day to explore all. So you will visit some of the highlights that owned the national:
500 stone statues of “La Han” (Arhats)
2 huge bronze bells, one weighs 27 tonnes, other weighs 36 tonnes
Three bronze statues of Tam The (50 tonnes each)
With sacred atmospheres and intriguing Buddhism story which presented by the guide, you’ll love it.
The visit ends with a walk-up the summit mountain to see the 100 tonnes statue of Buddha Sakyamuni made of bronze and enjoy the panoramic view of the picturesque landscape dotted with limestone mountains.
16:30 – Take the returns shuttle bus to Hanoi.
19:00 – Drop off at your hotel