Green belt experience

Tour Details: 

Our Greenbelt experience is an all- inclusive day trip that is guaranteed to transport you away to another time.  Experience life as a farmer, pick or plant rice, irrigate the fields in the traditional way, catch fish, paddle a boat up the Ngo river, ride a water buffalo, cycle through the most amazing ‘un-touched’ countryside in Northern Vietnam before sitting down to enjoy a meal and drinks while being regaled with the most amazing stories from a former North Vietnamese soldier and women who have lived through Vietnam's tumultuous history.

Departure and Return Times: 

8am from Hanoi (water-puppet theatre Hoan Kiem lake). Return to Hanoi approximately 5pm


9 hours (including travel time)

Tour Runs: 

Minimum two persons. Private group tours available upon request


  • English speaking guide

  • Pick up from Hanoi and return (air-conditioned vehicle)

  • Bike with helmets

  • Boats for boating

  • All fishing equipment

  • Ride on buffalo

  • Life jackets

  • Vietnamese wet rice planting and all farming tools

  • Boots, gloves and conical hat for involvement in rice planting/picking/irrigation

  • Meeting with former North Vietnamese regular soldier.

  • Lunch including drinks (beer, wine, soft drink and water)

Tour price:
  • 95 VND/1 Adult

  • 75 VND/1 Child (4-12)