4 days in Halong Bay & Ninh Binh Itinerary

4 days in Halong Bay & Ninh Binh Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Hanoi
Bus:  4 h 30 min
1
Halong Bay
— 2 nights
Drive + Bus:  7 h
2
Ninh Binh
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h 45 min
End: Hanoi

2
nights
Halong Bay

Halong Bay ©
Halong Bay encompasses a cluster of verdant limestone islets that jut out from the sea and make up an enchanting setting recognized as a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): explore the fascinating underground world of Sung Sot Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Hạ Long Bay, thentake a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then take in the views from Pont Bai Chay.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Halong Bay vacation maker.

Hanoi to Halong Bay is an approximately 4.5-hour bus ride. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Ninh Binh.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Nature Parks Tours
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Hạ Long Bay ©
Hạ Long Bay
Bai Tu Long Bay ©
Bai Tu Long Bay
Boat Tours & Water Sports

1
night
Ninh Binh

A fairly nondescript town, Ninh Binh acts as a base for explorations of the province of the same name, with the karst landscape and lush valleys that surround the town offering a wealth of scenic vistas of rice paddies and rugged rocks.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): stop by Minh Trang Handmade, thenHead underground at Mua Caves, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Ninh Binh trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by combination of car and bus from Halong Bay to Ninh Binh takes 7 hours. July in Ninh Binh sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ninh Binh

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Mua Caves ©
Mua Caves
Minh Trang Handmade ©
Minh Trang Handmade

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