HANOI - CO LOA HOMESTAY TOUR
Hanoi - Dong Anh - Co Loa - Hanoi
Tour type: Biking, Homestay, Local food
Duration: 2 days
Price: From US$89 per person
Departure: Everyday year around
Categories: Local Experience, Adventure
In Vietnam, the best way to “touch” an authentic Vietnam is to bike around Hanoi outskirt, through the countryside scenic scenery, visiting the ancient citadel as well as Hanoi homestay experience. So is there any place nearby Hanoi for these experience?
That is not an easy answer but Yin Yang Travel Asia can make it become true with the product of Hanoi Co Loa Homestay tour which is over 15 km far from Hanoi city center.
By “tasting” this product, we will start with a short 40-minute drive to the outskirt of Hanoi before arriving our local house where we spend one night there.
Let’s join with Hanoi Co Loa Homestay Tour to unveil this unique Hanoi nearby biking route which will bring you to the land of happiness and smiles.
• Sightseeing the peaceful rural area on the way to the vegetable village
• Learning how to plan vegetables then practicing and do some other farm works
• Enjoying Home hosted lunch with the local family and get a chat with the local
Scenic biking through the village and the vegetables/orchard gardens
DAY 1: HANOI – HOMESTAY – BIKE TO CO LOA ANCIENT CITADEL
Kick off our dynamic today with a short 45-minute drive to the suburb of Hanoi to escape from the bustling citizen atmosphere.
At 08:30 Drive to Han village where is famous for the vast fields of the rice and green vegetables.
At 09:15 We arrive and drop-in the local house where we will say hello to the local family. By impacting to the local, we learn how to welcome the guests in Vietnamese style then drink strong green tea while eating the peanut candy which makes green tea become more flavor.
At 09:30 Enjoy gentle scenic 12-km biking route through the village and drop-in the rice field or vegetable/orchard gardens. On the way, stop at the local temple for visiting and practice farm works on the fields and visiting Co Loa – ancient citadel of Hanoi in 10th century. Having lunch at the local restaurant.
After that, cycling back to the local house for our first cozy dinner with the host family members, figure out how the local live, their colorful cultural customs.
Spend your first night there.
DAY 2: TAICHI PRACTICE – FARMWORKS – RETURN HANOI
Wake-up in the morning for Taichi practice under guidance of our local host.
After that, have breakfast before starting our cooking experience with the local chef.
At 08:30 Visiting the outdoor local market, learn how to bargain and choose the raw ingredients.
At 10:00 Return to the local house to learn how to cook Vietnamese food. Firstly, our local chef does cooking demonstration then you do it yourself. What we cooked will be what we have for our special lunch.
At 13:00, farewell bid before return to Hanoi around 15:00.
Ends Hanoi Co Loa Homestay Tour
Rooms are available only from 1400 on arrival day till 1200 on departure date. A supplement will be added if early check-in or late check-out is desired.
Need help with these things: anti-insect repellents, anti-sun cream, sung-glasses, good shoes and swimsuit
Prefer small bag when hiking/trekking
· All private transfer and transportation
· Accommodation in shared twin/double room with daily breakfast
· Experienced English speaking guide, except the free days as mention in the program
· Meals as stated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast ; L: Lunch ; D: Dinner)
· All sightseeing tickets and permits.
· Water on car.
· Services charges and government tax.
· No extra charge after confirmation
· 24/7 hotline support guaranteed
· Bottled mineral water on bus
· All flights in tour
· Other meals and drinks
· Travel insurance
· Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
· Vietnam visa stamp fee
· Others not mentioned above