HA NOI – TRUC LAM ZEN MONASTERY – TAY THIEN – TAM DAO
DAY 01: Ha Noi – Tay Thien Zen Monastery (Lunch, dinner)
5h30: The driver and tour guide pick you up at the meeting place to depart for the Tay Thien scenic area located in Tam Dao area which was recognized by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism as a cultural, historical relic and scenic area in August, 1991.
7h30: Arrive to Tay Thien scenic area. You visit Dong Co Pagoda, Tay Thien Pagoda, Vong Temple, Ca Temple, Giai Oan Stream, Truong Sinh Stream, Silver waterfalls ….
13h30: Have lunch at Vạn Hoa restaurant.
Afternoon: You go to visit Truc Lam Zen Monastery – one of the schools for Buddhist monks and nuns in our country. Visiting the Lau Trong, Lau Chuong, class … climbing to the highest floor of the zen monastery, you can observe from heavean down to the earth, it is really a rare view.
17h00: Depart to Tam Dao, away 10 km from the Tay Thien scenic area. Tam Dao is called as a cloud sea area, because this mountainous region is always filled with white clouds. Talking about Tam Dao is talking about white clouds. And in the middle of the white cloud area, there are three mountains Ban Thach (1388m), Thien Nhi (1375m) and Phu Nghia (1400m).
18h00: Arrive to Tam Dao, check in hotel and take a rest.
19h00: Have dinner at a restaurant with specialty: leaves of chayote. In the evening, you are free to rest and explore Tam Dao town at night.
DAY 02: Tam Dao – Ha Noi (Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner)
7h30: After breakfast, climb 1.400 stone steps standing on top of Thien Nhi, at the foot of the television tower higher than 100m, with the feeling of a person who has just conquered the summit, take a deep breath of the fresh air of Tam Dao, suddenly found peace in our heart. All the troubles and sorrows, daily worries seem to have been washed away by the Thac Bac stream, drifting to a place far away, the heart is cool, just like drinking a pure water source.
12h00: Have lunch at restaurant.
13h30: Continue to climb nearly 200 stone steps to the temple of Lord Thuong Ngan. The temple keeps a nice legend.
16h00: Return to Ha Noi
18h00: End tour. Say goodbye and see you again.
- High quality coach with air conditioned , pick up and drop off services
- Equipped hotel (standard 2, 3 people /room)
- Experienced and enthusiastic Vietnamese tour guides
- One time entrance tickets for sightseeing places.
- Water on coach (01 mineral water 0.5L/person/day)
- Travel insurance 10.000.000 VND/case
- VAT tax
- Personal expenses
- Beverages and foods unspecied in program …
Note: Children policy
- From 2 – under 5 years old: free (have meals and sleep with parents)
- From 5 – under 10 years old: 50% of adult price.
From 10 years old: 100% of adult price.