FREE Hanoi City Tour by Hanoi Free Local Tour
Tour type: Standard (Contact for more options)
Just over 2 hours’ drive from Hanoi, get in our luxury car within a small group of participants.
This tour is our pick to bring you apart from the bustling Hanoi city and introduce you to Ninh Binh province which offers a peaceful atmosphere while biking freely to explore the local road surrounded by enchanting rice paddy fields.
You also find famous tourist sites such as a refined Tam Coc river, international genre- Hoa Lu ancient citadel, Mua cave with taking a breathtaking panoramic view from the top.
It is a safe bet that joining in this deluxe small group tour is worth it!
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Highlights of Hoa Lu Tam Coc Mua Caves Tour
- Just 1 day for memorable experiences with locals
- Comfortable car, tour guide and lunch
- Pick a chance to see historical sites
- Admire Ninh Binh landscape dotted with majestic karst mountains and beautiful Tam Coc river
- Explore caves, sit on a rowing boat, cycling throughout beautiful Tam Coc area
Itinerary of Mua Cave Hoa Lu Tam Coc Tour
MORNING: HANOI – NINH BINH – HOA LU CITADEL – LUNCH
07h30 – 8h00: Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi old quarter by our tour guide.
09h15: Take a very short break on way before stopping in Ninh Binh.
10h30: Start your trip by firstly visiting Hoa Lu Ancient Citadel over 1 hour, let your tour guide explain more about Vietnamese history. Why was the capital moved to Hanoi today? How does the old architecture look like? You’ll see and understand when you get there.
11h45: Get back to have lunch in a local restaurant, we’ll then freshen up before the next destinations.
AFTERNOON: TAM COC – CYCLING – HANOI
13h00: Transfer to the wharf to join in a boat ride in Tam Coc river for 1,5 hour. Enjoy the indescribable feeling of slowing moving on the peaceful river. Passing 3 grottoes: Hang Ca, Hang Hai and Hang Ba
There is a small floating market on the way, observe locals use their hands and legs to drive the bamboo boat
14h30: End the boat tour after 1,5 hours, take a bike to go around the villages and witness locals’ life.
15h15: Get in the car, we continue to visit Mua cave (Dancing Cave). This afternoon time even in summer or winter time is the best time to explore this place. Mua cave will surprise you by the way from the foot of Dragon mountain to the top imitated as “Great Wall of China”. Overcome only iconic 450 steps to finally admire the whole charm of Ninh Binh is highlighted.
16h30: You are back to Hanoi. Drop you off in Hanoi from 18h30 – 19h00, end this tour.
Inclusions in Mua Cave Tam Coc Tour
- Comfortable transportation with air conditioner and free wifi
- English tour guide
- Lunch with Vietnamese cuisine
- Entrance tickets indicated in our itinerary
- Cycling activity
- Bottled water
- VAT 10% (if you want to take the tax invoice)
- Others not mentioned above
Know before you go
- Bring your camera, sunblock cream & sunglasses
- Do not wear shorts when visiting temple
Bookings should be made at least 2 days before the desired start date. If you require an earlier booking, please contact us and we would be happy to help!
Flexible cancellation policy
The adventure can be canceled and fully refunded within 3 days of purchase.