Hoa Lu-Tam Coc Day Tour

1 Day


A/C Tourist Car


8:00 am

Departure Time

Ninh Binh


Visit Hoa Lu and Tam Coc and get to know more about the northern Vietnamese countryside, history, and culture on a full-day tour. Hoa Lu is an ancient capital, and Tam Coc, which means “3 caves,” features karst formations and caves you’ll explore by boat. This is a wonderful way to spend a day in peace away from Hanoi

What to  Expect

  • Travel to Ninh Binh province ( 100 km from Hanoi) to enjoy the peaceful landscape
  • Visit the ancient capital of Hoa Lu under the Dinh and Le Dynasties from 10th century and 2 temples built on the ground of the old royal palace.
  • Enjoy buffet lunch at a restaurant
  • Ride a boat to explore limestone caves and mountains, rice fields surrounding at Tam Coc
  • Ride a countryside bike leisurely

Detailed Itinerary

08:00: Pick-up at your hotel (Old Quarter area)

08:30: Head to Ninh Binh province on the 2-hour drive

10:45: Arrive at the ancient capital of Hoa Lu and take visits to the old temples of Dinh King and Le King

11:45: Arrive at Tam Coc wharf after transferred from Hoa Lu. And now It’s time to have buffe lunch in restaurant

13:30: After having lunch, take a rest and get ready to enjoy a row boat ride alongsite the river and mountain surrounding and through amazing caves

15:15: Return to the dock and then we have a chance to spend 45mins to either cycle or wandering around

16:00: Ride back to Hanoi

18:30: Drop off at your hotel


  • A/C tourist car
  • Lunch
  • Entrance fee
  • English speaking guide
  • Bike ride (Optional)
  • Row boat trip


  • Drinks on meals
  • Personal expenses
One tour per person

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