Day 1: Hanoi-Viet Farm Homestay (L,D)
8h00-8h15: The bus will pick you up at your hotel departure to Ngoc Hoa Village. En route you will pass fields of busy workers farming their rice fields using traditional methods of cultivation.
10h00: Upon arrival Ngoc Hoa Village, enjoy a cup of tea with the local family and have a short rest.
10h45: Bike around the country lanes and see some old traditional houses while enjoying the peaceful lifestyle of the local people.This is a great way to interact, explore the rural Vietnamese architecture and traditional culture.
12h00: Have lunch at homestay
13h30: Wearing traditional farmer’s clothing, you will start farming work, including plough and rake with buffalo on the rice field. You can ride the buffalo, cultivating rice while a farmer explains the farming process of the wet rice.
14h45: The bus will then take you to see the Khuc Thua Du Temple, where began to rule the country when the Tang Dynasty collapsed, and is considered the ruler who marked the beginning of the independent Vietnam. This is an old temple in the north of Vietnam.
15h50:This is a great time enjoy a sampan-boat trip around the stork island located in Chi Lang Nam commune.The island is located in the middle of a broad lake with tens of thousands of storks and herons residing and nesting.The stork island is home to 20,000 storks, more than 7,000 herons of various kinds and precious birds such as pelicans and teal residing together. Around 17h30 enjoy cooking class(we cook that we have dinner). Relax in the evening or join”Soil Firecracker”(Phao Dat) or volunteer English teaching class. Overning at homestay.
Day 2: Viet Farm Homestay – Ha Long Bay – Ha Noi (B,L)
7h30 Breakfast is service at the Viet farm homestay.
8h30 Biking to see Ngoc Hoa(local) market. This is great way to see the market. Where local people brought whatever they planted or raised to sell.
9h30 Have a short rest and Then checking out the homestay, get the bus for departure to Ha Long Bay.
Arrive Ha Long Bay around noon, get on the boat then have lunch on boat while the boat moving to the overview the beauty of the bay, such as Dog islet Incense Burner islet, fighting cock islet…stop to explore the Hevenly Palace Gotto located on the remote island with fantastic stalactites and stalagmites as well as colored lights transform the scene into a fairytale palace. then keep going to see fishing village, enjoy fishing farm and for kayaking and swimming (If we have enough time)
16h30 boat will take you to the habour then back to the bus to return Ha Noi.
Around 20h30 arrive Ha Noi drop you off at your hotel. The tour finished