We leave Hoi An at 8.30 am and travel through the countryside to explore traditional villages. We will view marble carving at Marble Mountain because riding on to Danang, including a stop at Dragon Bridge. After lunch we head up and over the Hai Van Pass with many stops to enjoy the spectacular scenery of the pass, beaches, ocean and to learn more the rich history of Vietnam. We visit the spectacular Lang Co beach, enjoy the romantic beauty of Tam Giang lagoon, and arrive in the former imperial city of Hue around 4:00 pm. We stay overnight in Hue.
We start by visiting all of the highlights in the ancient capital, including the Citadel, Linh Mu pagoda, Dong Ba market, and Nam Giao (Heaven Temple). After heading out of Hue we visit a conical hat making village, Long Hung Church, and Bo De School, which was a battlefield in 1972 between North and South Vietnam for 81 days and nights. We then ride along peaceful coastline to visit the Vinh Moc tunnels and explore the Demilitarized Zone and Doc Mieu Firebase. We stay overnight in Cua Tung beach.
We have a short stop at the Truong Son cemetery to pay our respects to the soldiers who fought and died on the HCM trail during the Civil War. Continuing west on Highway 9, we will climb into the Truong Son foothills, pass the Rock Pile and stop at some villages and beautiful natural springs and waterfalls near the highway. We visit a war village and explore the beautiful Nhat Le river before staying overnight in Dong Hoi.
We ride to the famous and stunning Phong Nha Cave, where we will take a boat trip into the cave. We spend all day exploring the stunning Phong Nha Cave system, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that was formed 400 million years ago. The cave system is the largest in Asia. After all ,we end our trip in Phong Nha around 4pm .
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