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Tam Coc - Hoa Lu Day Tours

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USD 46.16
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2 travellers
You'll start at
Dong Kinh Nghia Thuc Square
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    Tam Coc
    Stop: 8 hours - Admission included
    7:45 AM - 8:30 AM: Pick-up at your accommodation in Hanoi’s Old Quarter (if your hotel is located out side of Hanoi Old Quarter Area, the meeting point is at the office) 8:30 AM: Head out on the drive to Ninh Binh province 10:00 AM: Arrive at the ancient capital of Hoa Lu 10:15 AM: Visit the temples of King Dinh and King Le 11:30 AM: Arrive at Tam Coc wharf 11:45 AM: Buffet lunch featuring Vietnamese cuisine 1:00 PM: 1.5-hour Sampan boat trip through the caves and countryside landscape 3:00 PM: Return to Tam Coc wharf for a short break 3:15 PM: Bike trip taking around 30 - 40 minutes around countryside villages (if you don't want to bike you can enjoy a cup of tea in a local restaurant or visit a local market) 4:00 PM: Shuttle leaves for Hanoi Around 6:30 PM: Arrive at your accommodation in Hanoi’s Old Quarter Be sure to bring sunglasses, sun cream, and your camera. You’ll also need shoes and short trousers for the cycling part of the tour. Please note that you will be sitting in a bamboo sampan boat for around 1.5 hours, with a local rower, on the visit to Tam Coc Cave.
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You'll return to the starting point
Important Information
Departure Point
Dong Kinh Nghia Thuc Square, Đinh Tiên Hoàng, Hàng Trống, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội 110213, Vietnam

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up customers at hotels in Hanoi Old Quarter or meeting departure.
Departure Time
7:30 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Pick up & Drop off,Food for Lunch,guide and entrance fee
  • Bottled water
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Tam Coc
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 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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Had a wonderful time there. With the hike on the two peaks, the cycle across that beautiful landscape and little boat trip with local. You just need to experience it. Also the local food at lunch time was nice. Things I still would like to change was the tip on the boat service
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The 6 kilometres 90 minutes return boat ride has your jaw dragging along by the shear beauty of the landscape. Very peaceful and the perfect way to try and take in what Mother Nature has created. Very easy to find a boat once you have purchased the official fixed price ticket.
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No questions Tam Coc is a nice place to visit but I am reviewing from tour management perspective. - they should build in the tips to the ticket price so we don’t have to be scammed like being forced visitors to buy drink and food for the rower ( we don’t mind but we don’t want
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Tam Coc is really beautiful! I am glad we went there during during our trip to Hanoi, I thought it won't like it because I already went to Halong Bay.
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It's a wonderful destination ,very peaceful and quite . The boat ride under the caves was amazing and very thrilling . We claimed a mountain there and did a lot of shopping
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Debra P
Great biking adventures
We stayed a couple of evenings at both Hidden Charm Ninh Binh and Emeralda Resort. Both offered nice
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Gilly, Switzerland
Glad we chose Tam Coc over Ninh Binh
Ninh Binh is an unattractive city sprawled over quite a large area, so Tam Coc is definitely the better place to
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Pune, India
River & Caves
Who would have thought to cover, or uncover, three caves in a river? This was a perfect getaway amid drizzles!
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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
Rice and frogs
The hotel is out in the countryside, surrounded by rice fields full of noisy frogs. Bird watchers will enjoy the
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Such Beautiful landscape
Had a wonderful time there. With the hike on the two peaks, the cycle across that beautiful landscape and little
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isabella h
Melbourne, Australia
It’s beautiful. Surrounded by mountains, not too busy, easy to get to places (by scooter or bike). If you’re
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Angela S
Cavendish, United Kingdom
Boat trip
We really enjoyed our boat trip along the river. There are amazing views of the mountains and rice fields, and we
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Stroud, United Kingdom
Boat ride with caves
We didn’t have to queue long for the tam coc boat ride. It was D390,000 for the two of us (about £13) and the boat
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New York City, New York
Nice Views
I did this on a self made day trip from Hanoi, with Mua Caves as well, I rented a motorbike. I went on a rainy day
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Emilie G
Montrouge, France
Nice boat trip
We enjoyed this boat trip of about an hour and a half. The scenaries are pleasant as it is such a nice area. It is
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Key Details
  • Duration: 12h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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