Ninh Binh Tours



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Day 01: Hanoi – Hoa Lu Ancient Citadel – Cycling to Mua Cave – Cooking Class - Bungalow (L/D) 
From 7:45 – 8:30, our guide and bus pick you up from hotel and start driving to Ninh Binh, on the way, you experience the peaceful scenery along the Highway 1A, stop for a short break to stretch your legs then arrive at Hoa Lu Ancient Citadel to visit King Dinh and King Le’s temples. You arrive in Tam Coc Wharf – the most exciting boating port in the North at Noon and have buffet lunch with Vietnamese Cuisines in a local restaurant.
In the afternoon, we cycle to Mua cave with stunning rice fields with buffalos, goats…along the road till approaching Mua cave. You walk up to the top of the mountain where Mua cave is located, visiting lovely stalactites and stalagmites inside, then take a spectacular view from the top to the valley. You relaxingly cycle back to Tam Coc through the villages with daily life, check in Tam Coc Bungalow then you have your own time relaxing till Cooking Lesson of how to make the authentic cakes with simple available ingredients at home taken place. You may spend time to relax, read books or swim before the dinner around 19:00, then enjoy the night there.

Day 2: Visit morning local market – Exciting boat trip in Tam Coc – Afternoon Tea - Hanoi (B/L)

From 7:30, welcome a new day with Sunrise breakfast then a visit to morning local market to see how local people sell and shop with authentic goods that you never see in the tourist places then enjoy the exciting boat trip on Ngo Dong River with sampan boats through caves and visit stunning river surrounded by Limestone Karsts with rich fauna and flora. You finish the boat trip and savoir the authentic lunch made by our chef. After check out, you have your own time to relax and have Afternoon Tea to highlight a lovely day and get on bus to go back to Hanoi. (If you go to Hue or Da Nang, the bus can pick you up in our restaurant in Tam Coc, please contact us)

From 18:30 – 19:00, you are in Hanoi, we drop you off at your hotel, Trip ends.


-          Pick up from hotel/stay in Hanoi Old Quarter to Hoa Lu – Tam Coc and Return

-          Overnight in Tam Coc bungalow (basing on twin sharing basis, we have triple room for 3)

-          All entrance tickets to sites indicated in itinerary

-          Complementary bottles of water on bus, in bungalow, cycling to Mua cave

-          Meals as in dedicated itinerary (2 lunches, 1 dinner, 1 breakfast)

-          Afternoon Tea, Cooking Class in bungalow

-          Cycling to visit Mua cave

-          Free bicycle during your stay in our bungalow

-          Sampan boat trip in Tam Coc

-          English speaking tour guide during the trip


-          Beverages, tax, travel insurance

-          Pick up and drop off outside Hanoi Old Quarter

-          Tips, personal expenses & those not clearly mentioned above


-          Insect repellents, sun cream, sunglasses

-          Sunglasses, hats/cap or umbrella


-          Doctor is not available in the bungalow; we provide only First Aid Kit in case of emergency

-          Please bring warm clothes in December, January and February due to winter time


-          Child is under 5 years old is free of charge (Sharing bed with parents)

-          Child is from 5 to 9 years old is charged 50% of Adult price

-          Child is from 9 and above is charged as adult price

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