Full-Day Hoa Lu and Tam Coc Tour from Hanoi, Including Lunch

Day Trips & Excursions in Hanoi

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Visit Hoa Lu and Tam Coc and learn 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.
You’ll depart Hanoi in the early morning and head to Ninh Binh province where you’ll visit the ancient capital of Hoa Lu. Later, on arrival at the Tam Coc wharf you’ll explore the caves by sampan boat. Cycle to Bich Dong before returning to Hanoi. A Vietnamese buffet is included. Detailed Itinerary 07:45: Pick-up at your accommodation in Hanoi’s Old Quarter 08:15: Head out on the drive to Ninh Binh province 10:00: Arrive at the ancient capital of Hoa Lu 10:15: Visit the temples of King Dinh and King Le 11:30: Arrive at Tam Coc wharf 11:45: Buffet lunch featuring Vietnamese cuisine 13:00: Sampan boat trip through the caves (90 minutes including rowman) 15:00: Return to Tam Coc wharf for a short break 15:15: Bike around countryside villages 16:00: Shuttle leaves for Hanoi 18:30 to 18h45 pm  Arrive at your accommodation in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

What’s included

  • Pick-up and drop off at your accommodation in Hanoi’s Old Quarter
  • Round-trip transport between Hanoi and Hoa Lu/Tam Coc
  • All entrance tickets to sites indicated in the description
  • Complimentary bottles of water on the bus
  • Buffet lunch featuring Vietnamese cuisine
  • English-speaking tour guide during the trip
  • Biking from Tam Coc to Bich Dong
  • Boat trip on the Ngo Dong River

What’s not included

  • Beverages
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses and those not clearly mentioned as included
  • Pick-up and drop off outside Hanoi’s Old Quarter

Highlights

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Excellent value for money
  • All-inclusive tour
  • Buffet lunch included
  • Led by a local guide
  • Small-group tour
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