8 days in the luscious landscapes of Vietnam! explore an Asian gem - tour the city of Hanoi & its delicacies! Visit the beautiful Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park! Embark on a scenic tour of the Trang An Grottoes, EXPLORE BOTH PARADISE & HANG EN CAVES! this IS THE trip of a lifetime.
Day 1 - Sunday, August 10: Hanoi
Fly into Hanoi and our trip officially begins! For today, we have a workout planned. In the evening, we will be having our introductory dinner so we can all get better acquainted, and as a prelude to what is most certainly going to be an awesome time in Vietnam!
Day 2 - Monday, August 11: Hanoi > Ninh Binh
It’s going to get cultural today as we make our way to the Bai Dinh Spiritual and Cultural Complex located in the Ninh Binh Province. Once we are done having a cultural experience, we’ll be embarking on a tour of the Trang An Grottoes. An amazing way to take in the sights and sounds of Vietnam.
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Day 3 - Tuesday, August 12: Hanoi
Winding it down on our third day by starting with some morning yoga. Once we’ve finished our session, we will be having a free day. This will be a great time to go out and explore Hanoi to a tune of your liking. Come later in the day, we will be meeting up again to go on a street food tour and sample a taste of Vietnam.
Day 4 - Wednesday, August 13: Hanoi > Phong Nha NP
Starting the day with a workout before making our way to catch our flight over to the beautiful Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park. Once there, we’ll settle in before embarking on the next leg of our adventure!
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Day 5 - Thursday, August 14: Halong Bay > Phong Nha NP
Up bright and early for a morning jog to take in the morning air and splendor of Vietnam’s surrounding nature. Once we’re done, we’ll have breakfast and head out to the scenic Botanical Garden. After that, we’ll head for some spelunking in the Paradise Cave! To end the day, we’ll head out to a little farm called the Duck Stop. Be excited to play Chuck-A-Duck with our feathered friends.
Day 6 - Friday, August 15: Phong Nha-Ke Bang NP
We will be going on another cave tour today, this time into Hang En cave, the 3rd largest cave in the world! On the way there, we will pay a visit to Ban Doong village where we will get to meet the welcoming villagers, as well as get a glimpse of a way of life that has remained unchanged for centuries. After Ban Doong village, we will pass through rich forests, rivers and streams, and along the river valley, until we reach Hang En. After a quick rest and taking time to set up camp, we will proceed to explore further into the cave. Later on in the evening, you can enjoy your downtime or take a swim in the natural pool that is right next to our campsite.
Day 7 - Saturday, August 16: Phong Nha-Ke Bang NP
Big day ahead of us as we prepare to make the journey back to civilization. Starting the day with some morning meditation before departing from Hang En – taking one last look as it vanishes into the jungle view, and back down through the river valley. Take in the scenery as we make our way back, and get ready for an uphill hike towards our pickup point.
Day 8 - Sunday, August 17: Phong Nha-Ke Bang NP
The final day of our trip, so let’s wrap it up! We’ve still got a little ways to go as we make our way back and catch our flights out. Along the way, we’ll be able to talk all about our exciting adventures, all the while celebrating the many new friendships made and a definitely unforgettable trip!
"I absolutely loved it. I can't wait to do another trip!" - Emma Ferris