Getting here

NSNL NR is located around 150km from Hanoi City and 65km from Hoa Binh City.

Going by bus:

Option 1: Take a bus from Hanoi to Hoa Binh City from the My Dinh bus station. The Binh An bus company to Hoa Binh city is popular and departs every 10-15 min. and takes around 90 minutes.
Once in Hoa Binh city, go to the station on Tran Duy Hung street and take the“Hien Vinh” bus to the Vu Ban Post Office (~2 hours).
Once in Vu Ban the best choice is to take a xe om (motorbike taxi) from Vu Ban to the NSNL NR Headquarters (15 min.), or you can contact the Homestays to arrange xe om pickup from the Vu Ban Post Office.

Option 2: Take the bus from Hanoi’s My Dinh bus station directly to Vu Ban. The Thanh Don bus (Plate N028 H 7212) departs at 11am, 12pm, and 1pm. It takes 3 hours to reach Vu Ban following the route of My Dinh - HCM Trail - Road 12B - Vu Ban. Once in Vu Ban the best choice is to take a xe om (motorbike taxi) from Vu Ban to the NSNL NR Headquarters (15 min.), or you can contact the CBET_A (phone # below) to arrange xe om pickup from the Vu Ban Post Office.

Going by car:

  • Hanoi-Xuan Mai-HCM trail-Road 12B-Vu Ban: 3.5 hours 
  • Hanoi-Xuan Mai-National Road N06-HB City-Vu Ban: 3.5 hours

Tours can be also arranged by travel agencies such as Handspan Adventure Travel [+84] 499 262 828, Indochina Best Travel http://indochinabesttravel.com/en [+84] 46672 5858 / This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ACA Voyage, [+84].43.942.97.24;  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or Topas Travel [+84] 04 3715 1005 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . You can also contact the NSNL Project or CBET-A Board directly via telephone: English: 0962 919195 / Vietnamese: 0164 3640 151.

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