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Duration: 1 Days| Departure Point: Hanoi
Route: Hanoi – Hoa Lu – Boating In Tam Coc – Biking In Tam Coc – Hanoi
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Hoa Lu: 100 km south of Hanoi, was the capital city of Vietnam under the Dinh Dynasty between AD 968 and AD 980. Some of the sanctuaries and tombs have survived the countless years and can still be visited today. Apart from the historical aspects, the area is also one of astounding natural beauty with limestone peaks whose splendor is often said to surpass that of Ha Long Bay. It is true that this area is often referred to as the Ha Long Bay on land. The tour includes being rowed along the Boi River, which makes for a truly unforgettable experience, passing between towering limestone peaks.

Tam Coc: Other name is Ha Long Terrestrial – a tourist resort famous in Vietnam. Located in Ninh Hai commune, Hoa Lu district, Ninh Binh province. Here is a cave system, the natural and ancient historical sites. The beauty of it is compared to Ha Long Bay, which was recognized by UNESCO as one of the seven natural wonders of the world.

Trip Overview

Pick this Hoa Lu Tam Coc 1 Day Tour if you would like to find the best chance to discover Ninh Binh on a most authentic way. The ancient features, the natural landscape and local lives here promise to take your breath away.

Tour Itinerary

Your Hoa Lu Tam Coc 1 Day Tour starts with a pick-up at your hotel at 8 AM.  Then get a 2-hour drive from Hanoi to Hoa Lu through the lush countryside.

Upon arrival, you will visit Hoa Lu – the ancient Capital of Vietnam, and the remaining two temples dedicated to King Dinh & King Le. You will learn more about the history of Vietnam dating back to a thousand years ago. It is also the must-do in Ninh Binh.

After lunch in a local restaurant, proceed to Tam Coc where you continue your trip with a relaxing sampan boat. The 1.5 hour boat ride offers you endless photo opportunities. On the rowing boat trip, you will go through the 3 Tam Coc Caves and pass the rice fields. There you get a chance to take the nice photos of nature and local people working on the riverside. This area used to be the shelter for Vietnamese people and national army in 13th century and during American war.

Take a short break after the boat for a fun cycling adventure for approximately 45 minutes along country lanes to enjoy the beautiful scenery of lush paddy fields and discover the real countryside of Vietnam to the fullest.

Trip Includes

  • Private A/C car transfer during the trip
  • Drinking water on car
  • Licenced English speaking guide
  • Lunch
  • All sightseeing tickets; travel permits and activities mentioned in the itinerary
  • 24/7 hotline support

Trip Excludes

  • Beverage on meals
  • Other personal expenses: drinks, souvenir, etc…
  • Tips & Gratuities