Tam Coc and Hoa Lu

Explore Ninh Binh’s scenery on this day tour!

Tam Coc and Hoa Lu

​(Private Day Tour)

Join our team for this popular full-filled day tour to Tam Coc & Hoa Lu. Experience and explore some of the best things to do in the area including a visit to the local’s house and learn about Vietnam people’s daily life, countryside cycling tour, Tam Coc boat riding and more!

​per adult
*based upon 8 pax private tour

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Tour Highlights:
  • Interact with local people and learn traditions in Vietnam at a local’s house
  • Enjoy the cycling tour in the villages and see the view of rice fields and karst mountains all the way
  • Taste local special dishes at the local’s house
  • Discover Tam Coc via small boat ride
  • Explore Hoa Lu and widen your knowledge of Vietnam history

Tour Itinerary:

All times outlined below are approximates as the tour is a private tour, time is flexible & subject to change
07:45 am
  • Meet at your Hanoi Hotel Lobby
  • Transfer to Ninh Binh
09:00 am
  • Stopover at Dong Van for a short break
10:00 am
  • Arrive at Tam Coc
  • Visit a local’s house in Van Lam Village (off-the-beaten-track experience) 
10:30 am
  • Countryside Cycling Tour around the village
12:00 pm  (approx.)
  • Lunch Break at a local’s family (local cuisine lunch)
1:30 pm
  • Visit Tam Coc by taking a small boat
  • See limestone caves along Sao Khe River
3:30 pm (approx.)
  • ​Arrive at Hoa Lu
  • Visit Temple of King Dinh
4:30 pm (approx.)
  • Depart Ninh Binh
  • Transfer back to Hanoi Hotel/END OF TOUR​


Classic Guilin Tour Pricing

(3 Day Private Tour)

1 x Person = 7,620 CNY per person 

2 x Person = 4,500  CNY perperson 

3 x Person = 3,465  CNY per person 

4 x Person = 2,940  CNY per person 

5 x Person = 2,630  CNY per person 

6 x Person = 2,650 CNY per person
7 x Person = 2,495  CNY per person 
8 x Person = 2,385  CNY per person 


Please note, if you have a larger group visiting, please contact us to inquire about corresponding pricing.

Tour Inclusion:

The above Tam Coc and Hoa Lu Private Day Tour includes the following :
Private MPV Van Transportation: 
  • All petrol/gas, van rental, highway tolls, parking fees & driver’s fees throughout entire tour route as above;
Entrance/Attraction Fees: 
  • Entrance Ticekts to all attractions listed above;
Tour Guiding Fees: 
  • Professional (Fully-licensed) English speaking tour guide;

Tour Exclusions:

The above Tam Coc and Hoa Lu Private Day Tour excludes the following :
  • No meals are included but our guide will assist you with options – whether it be snacks, noodle stalls or restaurants in and around Tam Coc;
Please note, we would suggest you have a large breakfast as this is an active full day tour
  • Please note, we don’t require ‘x’ amount to be paid by clients on a daily basis to tour guide/driver or force tipping. However, gratuities are greatly appreciated at the conclusion of tour by guide/driver only if service is excellent.
  • Accommodation, flights, travel insurance and any other person expenses during tour;

Detailed Tour Itinerary:

Meet at your Hanoi Hotel and then transfer to Ninh Binh, stopover at Dong Van for a short break on the way.

Arrive at Tam Coc, visit a local family with three generations living together, communicate with the local and learn about the traditions and culture of Vietnam.

Thereafter, enjoy the countryside cycling tour in the village and see the view of gorgeous rice fields and karst mountains. During the lunch break, taste the local special dishes at the local’s house.

In the afternoon, discover Tam Coc by a small boat ride (approx. 1.5 hrs) and travel to Hoa Lu later.

Explore Hoa Lu (the capital city of Vietnam in the 10th century) and widen your knowledge about Vietnam history.

Transfer back to your Hanoi hotel to conclude the tour.

No Forced Shopping. No ’empty’ days. No up-selling. No hidden costs.