Hoa Lu – Tam Coc Full-Day From Hanoi

Maya Cruise

What To Expect

Discover Hoa Lu - the ancient capital of Vietnam in 10th century. Witness the unique architecture of Dinh and Le Dynasties’ Temples. Nearby Tam Coc (Three Caves) is often referred to as “Ha Long Bay on land.” Admire a breathtaking landscape of green fields and limestone caves when boarding a sampan for tranquil boat ride. Visit local villages and view scenic countryside by bicycle.



  • Hoa Luc - ancient capital of Viet Nam

  • Temples of Dinh and Le Dynasties

  • Limestone karsts of Tam Coc

  • Cycling to Tam Coc dock

  • Amazing scenery of lush paddy fields

  • Peaceful sightseeing boat trip


07.45 – 08.30: Pick-up at your hotel

10.30: Arrive at Hoa Lu, which is once depicted the ancient capital of Viet Nam,

11.00: Temples of two dynasties of Dinh and Le, Le Dai Hanh Temple and vestiges of Royal Palaces.

12.00: Go back to the bus and drive to Tam Coc. You can cycle along country lane from Tam Coc to Bich Dong Pagoda (40 minutes for 5km cycling 2 ways) to experience the beautiful scenery of lush paddy fields. Finish the cycling ride at Tam Coc dock in time for a buffet lunch in restaurant.

14.00: Board the sampan boats in Tam Coc and pass through three caves "Hang Ca - First Cave, Hang Hai -Second Cave, Hang Ba - Third Cave"

15.00: Boat returns to the dock for bus drive back to Hanoi 18.00: Return to your hotel in Hanoi


  •  Duration: 10 hours (approx.) from 7:45 to 18:00

  •  Departure: Your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter

  •  Return point: Returning to the departure point



  •  Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Hanoi Old Quarter.

  •  Transfer by air-conditioned bus

  •  Professional English speaking guide.

  •  Vietnamese lunch

  •  All entrance fees



  •  Tips and other expenses not mentioned in the package.

  •  Two-way cycling


Please Note

  • Hotel outside Hanoi Old Quarter, additional transfer fee might be charged.

  • The price is not applied in holidays