Van Long Nature Reserve - Full Day Private Tour from Hanoi

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From $96.00

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 9 hours

Departs: Hanoi, Hanoi

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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An attractive tour in Van Long Nature Reserve will be the perfect way to discover the rural part of Vietnam and experience the local lifestyle. Hop on a bike to cycle on winding roads around the peaceful villages and rice fields, and participate in farming activities before heading to the largest wetland of Northern Vietnam - Van Long Nature Reserve. Get a close touch with wildlife; don’t miss this chance to spot monkeys or Delacour's langurs by eyes.

- Cycling trip to visit villages, temples, communal houses and local markets;
- Experiencing life like a local with farming activities;
- Exploration of the beauty of Van Long Nature Reserve - the largest wetland.
- Riding the boat through the limestone karsts.

What's Included

Boat trip in Van Long Nature Reserve

Bottled water


Private transportation

Use of bicycle

What's Not Included



Other expenses, not mentioned in the itinerary

Personal expences

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 1
  • CHILD: Age: 2 - 10
  • ADULT: Age: 11 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Gia Vien
Our guide and driver will meet you at your hotel lobby and they you will depart to Ninh Binh Province, in a two-hour drive.
Upon arrival in Gia Vien, you will get on a bike and have a cycling trip around the local villages, temples and markets nearby.
Have a stopover at Cau Vang Hamlet where you could try on some farming activities such as catching crabs, fishing or enjoying once in a lifetime experience with transplanting rice, seeding, scooping water or harvesting (depending on the season).
Enjoy lunchtime in a local ancient house.

5 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Van Long Nature Reserve
After lunch, you will visit “Cat Scratch” mountain where you can see the world-red-book animal, Delacour's langurs. Later, depart to Van Long Wharf to embark on a boat trip to Van Long Nature Reserve which is renowned as the largest wetland in Northern Vietnam. A 90-minute rowboat ride will allow you to enjoy the picturesque landscapes of this diversified and unique ecological system and have a chance to see many types of fauna living here. On the way, you can spot many limestone mountains and stunning caves. The water here is so clear that you can see the moss on the bottom. After the boat trip, you’ll be transferred back to Hanoi. The
the short tour is expected to end at 17:30 at your hotel in Hanoi.

4 hours • Admission Ticket Included

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