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From Hanoi: Ninh Binh Full-Day Tour with Lunch

From Hanoi: Ninh Binh Full-Day Tour with Lunch

From US$ 57.21 per person

Explore the stunning scenery of Ninh Binh, a region known as Ha Long Bay on Land. Visit Hoa Lu Ancient Citadel and Trang An, take a boat trip through a beautiful bird park, and see the impressive Mua Caves, with panoramic views from the mountaintop.

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Duration 9 hours - 1 day
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Live tour guide
Audio guide included
Pickup optional
Your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter
Private group


  • Admire the beautiful karst formations and stunning landscapes
  • Experience a paddle boat trip through Thung Nham Bird Park
  • Discover the incredible Mua Caves and enjoy panoramic views
Full description

Discover the beautiful region of Ninh Binh on a full-day tour from Hanoi. Through picturesque villages, admire the incredible nature, and explore local culture. After pickup at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter, head south in the direction of Ninh Binh. Visit Hoa Lu Ancient Citadel with Dinh King Temple and Le King Temple dating back to the 17th Century. Observe the rich wildlife of the valley filled with thousands of birds, as you enjoy the fresh air and listen to the birdsong.

Admire the impressive karst formations and take a look inside one of the many limestone caves. Continue to a local restaurant where you'll have lunch.

Then, embark on a traditional sampan and gently row down the exquisite river through numerous caves: Lam Cave, Vang Cave, Dai Cave, Thanh Truot Cave, Cao Son Temple, Suoi Tien Temple, and Vu Lam Temple.

Arrive at Mua Cave and start an amazing trek up to the top of Ngoa Long mountain for watching the spectacular rice valley with stunning views of nature.

Return to the bus and then come back to Ha Noi for drop-off at your hotel.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Hanoi Old Quarter
  • Entrance fees
  • Boat trip
  • Lunch
  • A fully escorted tour with professional, English speaking guide
  • 2 bottles of water per person
  • A Menu lunch with Vietnamese dishes.
  • All entrance fees indicated in our itinerary.
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • People with altitude sickness
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Meeting point

Meet on the stairs in front of the opera house. Look for a sign with your name and the name of the tour on it. Please arrive 10 minutes before the activity starts.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • A moderate level of fitness is required as you will climb up 500 steps to reach the top of the mountain

Product ID: 329801