Private Tam Coc Mua Cave Tour

The one that leaves your soul into a peaceful river among the wonderful scenery of “Halong Bay in Land”

US $50/pax


FREE Hanoi City Tour



Looking for the full experience tour of Ninh Binh? Tam Coc Mua Cave Private Tour to the north of Viet Nam gives you a chance of discovering through the ancient land enriched with cultural and geographic wonders in Ninh Binh.

This trip takes you through ONE meaning day trip to “Halong Bay in Land” with plenty of action and highlights to immerse yourself into this enchanting beauty. Picture yourself relishing the “Halong Bay on land” through taking a rowing Tam Coc Boat Tour riding on the peaceful Ngo Dong river & exploring Mua Cave.


  • Duration: 1 day
  • Starting time: 07.45 am
  • Transportation: Private Car
  • Pick up service: Hotel in the Old Quarter Center
  • Easy cancellation: 2 days before
  • Tour type: Standard + Group size 10 persons (Contact us to get BEST DEAL for other options)
  • FREE Hanoi City Tour by Hanoi Free Local Tour



  • Private Daily Tam Coc Tour from Ha Noi to Ninh Binh, the world heritage site
  • Explore the famous Mua cave, the ancient capital – Hoa Lu, a chance to know more about history and culture
  • Discover 3 famous caves on Tam Coc River Tour
  • Try unique Vietnamese cuisine, and joining Cooking Class
  • Interesting activities: Biking on Rice Fields, Hiking to the peak of Mua Caves, 2 hours Private on Tam Coc Boat Trip,…
  • Best convenient transportation for your trip, Private Driver with very good Skill, Enthusiastic
  • Private Tour guide with well-trained knowledge and English Skill




Start Pick-up

Welcome tourists coming to Hoa Lu Tam Coc Mua Cave Day Tour!

7:30 am – 8:00 am: Tour guide will pick up you and your group from your hotel or at the confirmed meeting point in Hanoi Old Quarter by a modern minibus. This will be a 2-hour drive to Ninh Binh, which is about 105 kilometers to the South of Hanoi.


Hoa Lu Citadel

9:30 am:  Arrive in Ninh Binh, go ahead to visit Hoa Lu Citadel, the ancient capital of Vietnam. this time will give you a chance for learning about Vietnamese history introduced by your guide.

Come to visit Hoa Lu, you will learn about why the capital was moved to Hanoi nowadays. You are impressed on an outstanding architecture when entering temples of King Dinh and King Le, the first and second emperors of ancient Vietnam, built in the 17 century. Try to feel ancient atmospheres in Hoa Lu ancient capital.


Exploring Mua Cave & Have a lunch

10:45 am: Visiting Mua Cave, one of the most attractive destinations in Ninh Binh. This is the discovery of panoramic Ninh Binh, a beautiful area from the peak of Mua Caves. Here you walk 500 steps to reach the top of Mua cave then take a look out of a splendid overview of Ninh Binh.

11:50 am: Get on the car to go to a local restaurant in the Tam Coc area. Firstly you join in a cooking demonstration to make some fried spring rolls. Then have lunch with famous mountain goat meat and other special local Ninh Binh Cuisine. Take a rest for 20 minutes after lunch


Time to leave your soul into Tam Coc

13:00 pm: Discovering the beauty of Tam Coc Boat Ride. Your guide will buy tickets for you to take a private rowing boat with local people here.

Take a seat on the rowboat in the Ngo Dong River, spread out your arms and feel the familiar breeze of the land warms your skin. The air and the smell of the rice paddies will make you close your eyes and not wanting to wake up anymore.

While riding Tam Coc Boat Tours you will explore 3 grottos: Hang Ca (First Grotto), Hang Hai (Second Grotto), Hang Ba (Third Grotto).

15:30 pm:  You are back to Tam Coc wharf, we will take bikes to explore Tam Coc area in 30-45 mins. Getting your own transport is necessary for gazing the beauty of Vietnamese local village with the nicest mountains and rice paddy fields strongly catch your eyes.


Hanoi Return

16:15 pm: Time for more relaxing, tea and coffee is served after biking

16:45 pm: Relax and get on the minivan our driver will take you back to Hanoi.

18:30 pm: On arrival in Hanoi, we will drop you back to your hotel.

Take a Closer Look



  • Pick-up and drop off at your hotel  by private Car
  • Professional, Experienced and Knowledgeable fully – Private Driver
  • Private Sampan Boat Trip at Tam Coc
  • Professional, experienced and knowledgeable fully – Private Local Tour Guide
  • Sightseeing and Entrance fee ticket
  • Special lunch with Vietnamese cuisine
  • Cooking Class with Famous Local Food
  • Hiking to the peak of Dragon mountain at Mua Caves area
  • Bottles of mineral water during the Trip
  • 1 Traditional hat/ 1 pax
  • 1 Soft Drink on Lunch Time
  • Biking to Countryside Area on Tam Coc Rice Fields
  • Vietnamese tea or Coffee break with Cookies


  • Accommodation
  • Visa arrangement
  • Drinks
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses


  • For General Information about Ninh Binh trip and Payment & Cancellation Policy, check this out!

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