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Tam Coc, Ninh Binh

(4.1/5 based on 1,500+ reviews on the web)
Explore an astonishing natural setting of limestone caves and karst rock formations at Tam Coc. The geologic compound was created by the erosive powers of the Ngo Dong River, which many villagers use to irrigate their crops. Go on a sampan tour on the scenic river to photograph the surrounding natural marvels and get acquainted with the local way of life. Besides passing next to strangely shaped caves and vegetation-covered rock formations, you can also visit nearby pagodas and monuments. With our international travel planner, Ninh Binh attractions like Tam Coc can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • A must-see of Viet Nam! Keep in mind some chaos at the departure point. There are buses with tourists (mainly Vietnamese) dropped those too, just like us, wanted to make a boat trips. However, the wait is totally worth it! It is a beautiful ride along the quiet river. Please note that your beet smiling in the picture goes to photographers on other boats! These can come back here after your cruise on and questions than money!
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  • Found the river in a sorry state..unfortunately smog from surrounding cement factories dulls the atmosphere. The boat trip is a bit long(90 minutes) and can get boring. The saddest part is the vendors...  more »
  • TAM COC is worth a trip, even though everything is pretty touristy. Hundreds of boats on the River, and often it is in a regular column on the road. At the time of booking, we had understood the excursion that we ourselves could kayaking, so we dressed accordingly athletic. However, this was a fallacy, because we went and saw that other tourists also had to have got it wrong in a sporty outfit
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  • Fun boat ride! Gorgeous views! Very relaxing. Lost a star for being touristy and being attacked by other boats halfway through trying to sell stuff, really pushing the sell. Anf the boat driver is very pushy on asking for a tip at the end. Also, they talk to each other a lot which kind of ruins the quiet peace of the river.
  • A great day trip from Hanoi!
  • Super. I recommend this afternoon when there is less crowded! Embarked on the last boat.
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  • Halong Bay is a four-time hard recommend TAM COC tour Halong Bay in Ninh Binh than enjoy his fun with the baby will be a small bamboo boat ride can be a little hard to carry gun .... If the worst of luck putting it to go throwing water on the ship because this is puffed but still got so many caves contain over many cave times und driver skills while is pleasantly surprised and enjoy the trip
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  • Enjoy a different boat trips. Kicking paddle boat.
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