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Hoa Lu Ancient capital & Tam Coc Boat ride day trip

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Stop At: Tam Coc, Ninh Binh 430000 Vietnam

You will be collected between 08:00 and 08:30 from your hotel in Hanoi old quarter area and transfer 2.5 hrs by coach to Hoa Lu, watching the scenery change from high rises to sprawling agricultural lands and craggy mountains. You will visit the historic capital of Viet Nam and the famous, ancient temples of the Le and Dinh Dynasties. You will then board the bus and travel to Tam Coc where you will have lunch at around 12:30.
After lunch, you will take a boat trip to Tam Coc to see the beauty of the karst formations as you pass along their base and row into one of the many caves carved through the limestone. Then, you can cycle for an hour on quiet roads through villages, rice fields, rivers and rocky outcrops from Tam Coc to Bich Dong (around 5 km). After exploring the area by bicycle you can rest on the drive back to Hanoi. You will be drop off at your hotel around at 18:00 - 18:30

Duration: 10 hours
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Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
You will be collected between 08:00 and 08:30 from your hotel in Hanoi old quarter
Departure Time
8:00 AM
  • Experienced English speaking guide
  • A/C transfers with pick up & drop off at your accommodation
  • Entrance fees
  • Boat trip in Tam Coc
  • Buffet lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Tam Coc
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The trip was excellent. Considering the price I paid for a last minute booking on Viator. I sent them a WhatsApp message to confirm my booking and pickup location and received a prompt reply. The ride from old quarter is very long 2-3hours dependant on...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ryedrummond
Reviewed 10 August 2019 via mobile

Awesome landscape after climbing the little mountain. Relaxing boat trip and funny the bicycle ride.

Thank dados87
Reviewed 19 July 2019 via mobile

Very good value. guides very friendly and explained the history behind everything very well. Would definitely recommend to a friend.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Robert C
Reviewed 19 July 2019

The staff were very friendly and helpful throughout the day. The journey to and from the locations was comfortable in a bus with decent air conditioning. The lunch included in the middle of the day was very good value for money as it was a...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Ashleydunne22
Reviewed 19 July 2019

The trip included the King’s pagoda, a long boat ride and a short cycle among all the wonderful nature sites in Ninh Bình. Tour guides were very good and informative. Lunch was good, and tour was well organised. Was highly enjoyable! A great way to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Sarah M
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