Ninh Binh-Hoa Lu-Tam Coc - Mua cave - Dragon Mountain Hiking 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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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

Bicycle ride

Complimentary water in the bus

Delicious Buffer Lunch

Experienced English speaking guide.

Hiking time to the top on Mua cave


Photo hunting time on top of mountain

Pick-up and and drop off at your hotel in Hanoi old quarter by Air-conditioner bus

Rowing boat trip in Tam Coc

What's Not Included

All meals & beverages not specifically mentioned.

Pick up and drop off outside Hanoi Old Quarter not included (additional charges may apply for pick up outside of Hanoi Old Quarter); for verification please contact

Tips, Personal Expenses & those not clearly mentioned above

Travel insurance.

Visa application (where applicable) and personal travel documents are the sole responsibility of travelers.

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 1 - 4
  • CHILD: Age: 5 - 7
  • YOUTH: Age: 8 - 10
  • ADULT: Age: 11 - 65
  • SENIOR: Age: 66 - 99

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
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • 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
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

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.

What To Expect

Hoa Lu District
07h00 – 8h30: Tour guide and driver pick up up at your hotel/stay in Hanoi old quarter and heading to Ninh Binh province.
09h15: Have a short break for 15 – 20 minutes to relax
10h30: Upon arrival the ancient capital, visit Hoa Lu ancient capital of Vietnam between 968 and 1010. You have not only a chance to learn about Vietnamese history in the feudal system under Dinh, Le and Ly Dynasty, but also more understanding the traditional architecture.

4 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Mua Caves
Get back to the Bus then leave for Mua Cave (Dancing Cave). Walk up almost 500 steps, you can reach to the top of Lying Dragon Mountain & have an amazing panoramic view of Tam Coc from here. Arriving the top of Mua cave, a brilliant view of Tam Coc valley and countryside will be on your eyes, taking a lot of pretty photo.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Tam Coc
11h45: Have lunch in the restaurant with a lot of local foods such as: goat meat, fried rice…
Vegetarian foods are always available

After Lunch time, tour guide will take you to visit Tam Coc by 1.5 hour bamboo boat. During the boat trip, you will be surprised by the charming beauty here with paddy field, river, water, cloud, sky and stunning cave system. All make a masterpiece which Vietnamese people called “Ha long Bay on land”. Viewing the local farmer who is working on their rice fields on Ngo Dong River. Fresh air and green mountainous scenery makes you really relaxed.
16h30: Get on the bus to return to Hanoi
18h30 – 19h00: Get dropped off at Hotel in Hanoi old quarter. Trip ends.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

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