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Trang An grottoes & Bai Dinh Pagoda Day Tours

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Stop At: Trang An Grottoes, H Hai Ba Trung district, Ninh Binh 100000 Vietnam

Stop At: Bai Dinh Pagoda, Gia Sinh, Ninh Binh Province

This vast expanse of religious monuments, completed in 2014, is Vietnam's largest Buddhist complex. Highlights include a 40-ton (36-tonne) bell, a 32-foot (10-meter) Buddha, a 13-storey pagoda, and an avenue lined with 500 statues.

You'll break for an included lunch at 12:30pm – your chance to sample local specialties including goat meat.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Trang An Grottoes, Ninh Binh, Ninh Binh Province

It's about half an hour's drive to the Trang An eco-tourism complex, and its staggering UNESCO-listed karst landscapes, replete with secret grottoes, towering peaks, and tranquil streams.

Relax on a boat trip through Trang An's spectacular network of caves, archways, and grottoes, including Sang Cave, Toi Cave, Ba Giot Cave, and Sinh Cave. Alternate between darkness and light as you experience stunning views of the mainland's answer to Halong Bay.

It's a 2-hour journey back to Hanoi, where you'll be dropped off at your hotel around 6:30-7:30pm.

Duration: 8 hours

Stop At: Bai Dinh Pagoda, Gia Vien District, Gia Sinh Vietnam

Visiting Bai Dinh Pagoda

Duration: 2 hours
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Departure Point
Dong Kinh Nghia Thuc Square, Đinh Tiên Hoàng, Hàng Trống, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội 110213, Vietnam

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter or meeting point at Hanoi Old Quarter
Departure Time
7:30 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Pick up & Drop off at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter,food for Lunch,guide and entrance fee
  • Entry/Admission - Trang An Grottoes
  • Entry/Admission - Bai Dinh Pagoda
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very memorable experience for entire family. I am surprised by some unsavory experiences posted here. I guess I need to understand that this is not an amusement ride and you will be disappointed if you are seeking some steroidal thrills. If you...More

Thank 914samirt
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the couple hours we spent on the boat floating through the grottos as our boatman paddled. The water is clear and beautiful. There are tremendous photo opportunities. You can stop at islands and walk around. There is a small gift store when you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank happytwanderer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The nature is amazing! The water is clear, i can see fish! So peaceful and people here are hard workers!

Thank 990TCUC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing more to add it is beautiful and quiet. The boat trip takes 2 hours to finish but it worth. Normal boat allows 4 persons to travel. Be prepare with your camera for capturing nature at its best.

Thank Ratheeshtravi
Reviewed 26 August 2019

Trang An is filled with beautiful scenery and caves. We did Route 2 and loved it. Wouldn’t want to do any longer as the seats get quite uncomfortable and it’s very hot. We were quite happy with our driver until he demanded a tip- and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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