TAM COC – HOA LU – HANG MUA cycling Option 3     

 

Day 1

– After Ha Long bay, drive to Ninh Binh and check in hotel in Tam Coc

– Have dinner and spend another quiet night in Tam Coc

Day 2       

– Breakfast in hotel

– Get on rowing boats to pass by 3 tunnels and row along the river to see Tam Coc (Dry Ha Long bay) (2 hours) 

Notes: If you really want to avoid touristy sites, it is recommended to do the boat trip in Thung Nham or Thung Nang instead of Tam Coc.

– Take a a short tour to visit Bich Dong (Jade Cave)

– Check out hotel

– Enjoy lunch in a restaurant.

– Start biking from Tam Coc to Hang Mua (Mua Cave). Climb to the top of the mountain (with steps) to get panoramic view of Tam Coc.

– Continue cycling to Hoa Lu – the ancient capital of Vietnam and visit 2 temples of 2 emperors Dinh and Le from 10th century and learn about historic events. (Biking is optional, you can take a car instead)

– Drive back and get to Hanoi around 17.30 

 

  Inclusive services: mentioned meals, hotel, rowing boat, entrance tickets, private car/van, guide, bicycles.

 Exclusive services: Drinks, tips

 

Recommendations: It is good to combine Ninh Binh tour with Mai Chautour.

 

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