Enjoy rural Vietnam by boat and by bike.
What to Expect
See the breathtaking karst formations of Tam Coc on a scenic journey down the Ngo Dong River during this full-day private bike and boat tour from Hanoi. You will be whisked away by private vehicle to Ninh Binh province for a look at Hoa Lu with a personal guide. See the temples of the ancient royal capital before a bike tour along quiet country roads past fields and small villages. Your boat journey leads you to three limestone caves.
Your tour starts with a pick-up from your hotel at 8am. Drive to Hoa Lu in Ninh Binh Province and arrive in Hoa Lu at around 9am.
Hoa Lu is the ancient capital of Vietnam from the year of 968 to 1010. You'll enjoy a visit to the two remaining old temples of the Dinh and Le king. Learn about the history of the countries foundation of the Great Viet after being liberated from thousands of years of Chinese domination
Next, start your biking trip. Take an easy paced 10km bike ride over 1.5 hours. You'll cycle along rural paths towards Tam Coc, three tunnel grottoes until you reach Tam Coc. Here you will stop to enjoy lunch.
After lunch, take a three-hour boat trip meandering along the canals (two people per boat) throughout the three tunnel grottoes called “ Tam Coc”. Enjoy the landscape of green rice fields among mountains and a rain forest in the national special preservation zone.
After the boat trip you will board your bus for the drive back Hanoi.
- Mineral water and tissues
- Hotel pick-up and drop off in Hanoi
- English-speaking guide
- Entrance fees
- Boat trip in Tam Coc
- Bike Hire