Ninh Binh - Hoa Lu - Mua Cave - Tam Coc 1 Day Tour

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 10 hours

Departs: Hanoi, Hanoi

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Visiting the ancient Hoa Lu capital. Leisurely time on Sampan to visit "Tam Coc - Halong Bay on land", going through the tunnels and explore the local daily life along the Ngo Dong river. Biking through the rice field and learn how to take care the rice. Hiking to the top of mountain in Mua cave to get the whole stunning view of Tam Coc valley.

What's Included

All entrance fees

Biking time in the countryside

Bottle of water per person in the bus

English speaking tour guide

Hoa Lu ancient capital visiting

Local daily life experiecing

Lunch with Vietnamese dishes

Mua cave hiking on Dragon Moutain

Photo hunting time

Pick up & Drop off from hotel/stay in Hanoi Old Quarter

Rowing Boat trip in Tam Coc

What's Not Included

Beverages, Tip & Service charge

Personal Expenses & those not clearly mentioned above

Pick-up and Drop-off outside Hanoi old quarter

Tip for local rower, tour guide and driver

Travel insurance

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 1 - 4
  • CHILD: Age: 5 - 7
  • YOUTH: Age: 8 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 65
  • SENIOR: Age: 66 - 80

Additional Info

  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for travelers
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Service animals allowed
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Hoa Lu temples of the Dinh & Le Dynasties
07:30 - 08:00 am: Your tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi old quarter, then depart to Ninh Binh for the trip. Short break-time on the way for picturesque view of rural in Vietnam countryside with green fields, local farmer, water buffalo...
10:30: Visit Hoa Lu Ancient Citadel with King Dinh Temple dating back to the 17th Century. Temple’s architecture look like the copy of Royal Palace in the pass. You can understand much more about Vietnamese history, traditional architecture while the time at the temple.

3 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Mua Caves
11:00: Arrive Mua cave which is constructed following the model of "miniature of Great Wall" in China with nearly 500 steps up to mountain peak. You will spend about one hour to do trekking up to top of mountain for overview the panoramic landscape of Tam Coc valley, rice fields, and Ninh Binh city.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Tam Coc
12:30: Get on the bus heading to Tam Coc. Enjoy the delicious Lunch at local restaurant.
13:30: Starting the rowing boat trip to explore the beauty of Tam Coc, known as "Halong Bay on Land". In one hour and half on the boat, you are visiting the Ngo Dong River with three water tunnels, viewing the rice along both side of river, taking photo of local farmer who is working and catching river food. Moving between the green high mountains, you feel as living in the quiet and far further from the modern recent live.
17:00: Get back the bus for way back to Hanoi city.
19:30: Arrive your hotel in Hanoi old quarter. Trip ends.

5 hours • Admission Ticket Free

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