Hoa Lu and Tam Coc are the two most favorite sightseeing places of Ninh Binh. Hoa Lu once was the capital of the country in Dinh Dynasty (968-1009); and Tam Coc (the Three Caves) are of the most beautiful caves in Ninh Binh.
Our guide pick you up at your hotel and depart to Hoa Lu – Tam Coc. On the way to Hoa Lu, you have good chances to see and enjoy the fresh air of the countryside of Viet nam along the road.
Arrive in Ninh Binh province and then the guide takes you to visit Hoa Lu, the Ancient Royal capital of Viet Nam.
Continue to reach Tam Coc by bicycle. On the way, tour guide will show you the daily life of the local people and the beautiful sights there.
Have lunch at a local restaurant in Tam Coc
After lunch, take small boats to visit Tam Coc, which is literally known “three Caves”. First Caveis the longest one that is considered a real rainbow in the water in the morning time stretching on both sides of the Ngo Dong River. The quiet movements of the oars create a sort of musical rhythm inside the cave. As the boat leave the cave, you can see what seems to be an old man with a white beard fishing, fairy flying in the clouds, peasants collecting fuel and a group of white goats grazing on the hills.
After that, the guide takes you to the Second Cave and the Third Cave.
Back to Hanoi
Arrive in Hanoi
- Lunch in a nice restaurant.
- Land transfer by private vehicle for whole trip.
- English speaking guide.
- Admission fees for all sightseeing places.
- Personal expenses.
Note: long dress is politely requested.