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Van Long Nature Reserve

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“boat trip”(49 reviews)
“tam coc”(73 reviews)
Very beautiful landscape, they have about 9 wonderful caves.
Ninh Binh, Vietnam
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All reviews boat trip tam coc emeralda resort late afternoon gorgeous place small cave less touristy lotus flowers beautiful landscape much quieter rainy day the river ticket booth cuc phuong national park old lady row boat an umbrella
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Although this place is a bit of a drive from Ninh Binh, it's worth a visit if you're interested in wetlands habitat. Upon arrival I paid 10k to park my motor bike and 60k for entrance fee/boat ticket. It's a bit confusing, but you have...More

Thank JMK_The_Wanderer
Reviewed 1 week ago

The only real positive of this trip is that it's a lot cheaper than the other boat rides but you have to pay to get there and there is a lot less to see. However i did go in the morning, perhaps there would be...More

1  Thank Wandering_Ozzie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it is gorgeous. It's a colony of wild critically endangered Delacour Langurs plus is an incredible area for a birdwatchers.I've been a couple of times and I believe it is truly at it is perfect when it's somewhat overcast. You've a much better possibility of...More

Thank Gratadour D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The scenery was quite lovely, even in weather that is poor. When you're on the water it's extremely exposed, and may be extremely cool indeed in winter. The boats the following are quite Heath Robinson, and there aren't any life jackets as at Trang An....More

Thank oscar s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Van long reserve early in the morning so we were alone on the river, It was very quiet, with amazing views A very good moment

Thank Gommycmbn
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Experience that is amazing, a lovely landscape, allthough cave is remarkable plus they're satisfied with each tip you provide, here there have been pleased and requested for the double!

Thank jose g
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

We booked the trip trough our Hotel. We enjoyed the tour itself a lot. We've seen approximately 10 monkeys, which is very rare, and a lot of white birds. It was 4.30 p.m. when we started the boat trip. That's why we haven't met many...More

3  Thank 91michelw
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed this quiet peaceful tour. It was about 1 1/2 hrs in a small bamboo boat. We were lucky to see 4 or 5 monkeys jumping from tree to tree. Very relaxing!

1  Thank LouF744
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Van Long is a renowned land, a gorgeous place as well as the largest natural reserve of wetlands. You will find has mountain ranges creates an all natural wall surrounded a great expanse of water. In case you fortunate you are able to envision the...More

Thank Journoud P
Reviewed 17 October 2018

I got Van Long by a scooter we took from the hotel. Just 30 mins from the center, through the highway 1. Van Long seem a rare beautiful place was forgotten by the commercialize of the city. We took a boat trip in 1 hour...More

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3 October 2018|
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Response from Wags1963 | Reviewed this property |
Hi You can take a bus from Hanoi to Ninh Binh Takes 2 hours and when there we just hired a driver and car THEhotel can organise one for you It’s pretty cheap
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9 July 2018|
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Response from Jan-OlofO | Reviewed this property |
They closes at 05:00pm every day! The boat tour takes about 30 minutes! There is one entrance fee to pay 40 000 VD per person and a fee for the boat 60 000 VD. The Delacour langur can bee seen in the mountains to the right... More
24 April 2018|
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Response from john2146 | Reviewed this property |
Plenty of food and drink available at stands in Van Long. Restaurants close by too.