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Tam Coc Boat-ride & Bich Dong Pagoda provided by Custom Asia Travel

Tam Coc Boat-ride & Bich Dong Pagoda

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Most of day tours to Ninh Binh start from Hanoi at the same time and visit the sightseeing places at the same time. This tour actually includes the popular spots so it is normally quite crowded. Book this tour, we could discuss with you about the better timing to keep you away from the crowd as much as possible. Beside the flexibility, you will enjoy the personal high quality services from our team.
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    Tam Coc Ninh Binh
    Stop: 24 hours - Admission included
    In the morning Depart from your hotel in Hanoi early in the morning, the drive to Ninh Binh province takes you about 2,5 hours through the fertile land of the Red River Delta. Upon arrival, you will take 2-hour sampan boat trip at Tam Coc (Three Caves). This area is considered as “Inland Halong Bay” featured with karst formations. It is very beautiful scenery along the row with vertical sides of Limestone Mountains and rice paddy-fields. The local rowers will take you gently through three beautiful limestone caves with hundreds of stalactites above your heads. Back to the dock and transfer to a local restaurant for a Vietnamese lunch. In the afternoon After lunch, you will jump on a bike for a stunning ride along the back roads through the beautiful scenery of towering karsts on the ground of ponds, rice paddies and rural villages in the area. On the bike, we will have as many stops as you want to take photographs. One of the stop is Bich Dong Pagoda. Bich Dong pagoda is an important religious place for the locals in the region. It comprises three structures: Ha (Low), Trung (Middle), and Thuong (Upper) pagodas in ascending order at the side of a rocky mountain. We will take a slow hike up to visit the three structures. Beside learning about the local belief, you will get a beautiful view when you reach the highest one. Thence, we pedal back to where we start. About 3:30 PM, we get back on our private vehicle and take the afternoon drive back to Hanoi. Arrive in Hanoi and finish the trip at your hotel.
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Duration
6–8 hours
Inclusions
  • Lunch
  • Private transportation
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Sightseeing and boat tickets
  • Private English speaking tour guide
  • Bottled water on the vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Tam Coc Ninh Binh
Exclusions
  • Travel insurance
  • Drinks and other meals
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Personal expenses and others not mentioned clearly above.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Matty L wrote a review Jan 2020
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We are a family of five (children aged 15, 12 and 8) and did the two day / one night trip to Ninh Binh, including Tam Coc and the Bich Dong Pagoda on the first day and Cuc Phoung National Park on the second day. We thoroughly enjoyed this trip. It was very well organized and
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Phuong N, Director of Sales at Tam Coc Boat-ride & Bich Dong Pagoda
Responded 11 Feb 2020
Dear TravelMat72, Thank you very much for writing such a wonderful review about your travelling with Custom Asia Travel. It is a great pleasure to read that you were able to enjoy nice trips through Ninh Binh with us. We would also like to thank you for your appreciation of the travel services provided. Your comments will therefore assist us to better focus on our services offer in the future. We also are very grateful for your comments about work of our team members, Minh Ninh and guide Kim and let us assure you that this kind of recognition has a very special meaning to us as a team. We certainly look forward to being of service to you again in the future. Warmest regards,
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  • Duration: 6–8 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, French
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