HOA LU - TAM COC FULL DAY TOUR from 32 USD/person only

HOA LU - TAM COC FULL DAY TOUR from 32 USD/person only
Tour Information
Tour code 002
Travel style Classic cultural, day trip
Transport Private car, boat
Tour route Hanoi - Hoa Lu - Tam Coc - Ninhbinh
Tour price From 36 USD to 130 USD


Ninhbinh is nick-named as Kingdom of Limestone with the relics of the ancient capital, Hoa Lu – the remains are the temples dedicated to King Dinh and King Le, the two heroes who lived in 10th century and chose Hoa Lu to build the citadel of this ancient capital city. From time to time, archaeologists have excavated buried parts of this citadel with rusty weapons and ceramics. Two temples were built on the old foundation of their original palaces dated back 11-12th centuries and had great restoration in 17th century. Away to the south is Tam Coc that means Three Grottos landscapes. It is nick-named Halong-Bay-In-Land or Halong-Bay-on-rice-field. Relax and enjoy the fantastic nature here on a small sampan boat is highlight of this tour

  Highlights of this tour:

- Boat trip in Tamcoc

- Walking in Thaivi temple region and in Hoalu

- Tasty lunch

- Great natural scenery


You should depart your hotel early to avoid big crowd in Tamcoc. On the way, you can see peaceful countryside of Vietnam with villages, rice fields, water buffalos… On arrival at Tamcoc, you will get on a sampan boat (for 2 people only) to row along beautiful river and enjoy marvelous nature here; people said that this is the meeting point of Heaven and Earth. Really, it looks like another Halong bay, but all of them are on rice fields! On the way back, we will stop at Thai Vi temple to walk around and enjoy quiet, peaceful atmosphere here, you may be overwhelming by the scenery of this region. It is just like a legendary landscape!

After 2,5 hour boat trip and walking in Thaivi temple region, the lunch is ready for you with local specialties. In the afternoon, we head to Hoalu, the ancient capital of Vietnam from 968 to 1010. However, after a long time, the capital doesn’t remain much for you to see, what you can see is temples of the Kings who ruled Vietnam during the time capital of Vietnam located here.

The temples lie in the center of Hoalu, surrounded by high limestone mountains which served as natural citadels to protect Royal City. You will walk around and if you like, you can climb up a mount nearby to have a great view of the region. Then turn back our car to drive back Hanoi. Finish our trip at your hotel in the late afternoon.


The price may vary a liter bit at times according to your service requests, your group size and your travel period. This is our suggested price for your reference only. You can also alter the price to meet your own personal requirement. We will advise you some ways to have same tour within your budget. Please send us your inquiries, we will update the best price for you.

Price for you to refer:

Number of pax Price: USD/pax
6 pax 39
7 pax 37
8 pax 35
9 pax 33
10 pax 32
Sharing group tour  38
- This price is for private tour. For joining group tour, please contact us for the best price! 
- Group of 6 to 10 pax, we will use 16 seat bus or van.
- Sharing group tour is you will share all services on tour with other tourists 
- For the group more than 10 people or the group with children, please contact us  for more details!
- Tips to low-down or upgrade this price or further information. Never mind to contact us please! We will try all our best to satisfy you! 

Trip cost includes: 

+ Admission fees, service charges and taxes  
+ Meals (1 lunch) 
+ Rowing boat trip in Tamcoc
+ Private transfer in air-conditioned vehicle 
+ Fully escorted by English speaking guide


Trip cost excludes: 

- Travel insurance (Compulsory) 
- Personal Expenses, bar, drinks 
- Tips and gratuities
- Others not clearly mentioned


It is always our great honour to serve you!


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