Full-day Tam Coc & Hoa Lu ancient capital tour
Day trips & excursions

Full-day Tam Coc & Hoa Lu ancient capital tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 10 hours
Do this because
  • Travel down tranquil waterways on a local rowboat in Tam Coc
  • Admire the area's limestone cliffs
  • Visit Hoa Lu to learn about Vietnam’s ancient capital
  • Enjoy cycling tour with beautiful scenery along the way from Tam Coc to Bich Dong Pagoda
What to expect

Morning departure for Ninh Binh province. You will take a short break of 20 minutes on the way to Ninh Binh for refreshments and shopping to experience Vietnamese handicraft products such as lacquer wares, paintings, and embroideries. Arrive in Ninh Binh around 10:30am. Stop at Hoa Lu ancient citadel built in the 10th century. Then visit temples of two dynasties Dinh and Le with unique architecture in the old time. After that, visit the excavation area beside Le Dai Hanh temple. Here you can witness the vestiges of Royal Palaces dating back to the10th Century. Then head to Tam Coc.

You will admire the beautiful scenery of lush paddy fields along country lanes while taking a 40 minute cycling tour from Tam Coc to Bich Dong Pagoda around 5 km (2 ways). Finish the cycling tour at Tam Coc dock and continue with Vietnamese lunch at a local restaurant.

2:00pm: You will board the sampan boat (2 people share a boat) in Tam Coc dock to drift down the river among the villages, mountains and lush rice fields. Passing through 3 caves (Hang Ca – First Cave, Hang Hai – Second Cave, Hang Ba – Third Cave) to experience the different feelings. After that back to Hanoi and arrive around 6:00 – 6:30pm.

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What's included
  • English speaking guide
  • Lunch meal
  • All transfers in air-conditioned vehicle
  • Sightseeing
  • Associated entry fees
What's not included
  • Tips and Gratuities for guide & driver
  • Personal expenses
Reduced price
  • Children (age 2-11)
  • Infants (age 0-1) free of charge

Pick-up at your hotel in Hanoi hotel city centre

Meeting point:

During booking, you will be asked to provide your pick-up address. Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator whose contact information can be found in the voucher after booking.

What to remember
  • Please bring your own sunscreen and cap
  • Bring your rain coat/Poncho in monsoon season are recommended
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  • Daily
  • Starting time at 8:00am
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the activity begins. If you cancel up to 24 hours before, you can still receive a 50% refund.

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