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. Before you visit Ninh Binh, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.
Tours to Tam Coc
Full-Day Hoa Lu and Tam Coc DELUXE Tour from Hanoi, Including BUFFET Lunch BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $39
Duration: 10 hours
Hoa Lu Tam Coc Full-Day DELUXE Tour Including BUFFET LUNCH & River Boat Ride BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $39
Duration: 1 day
Hoa Lu and Tam Coc Biking and Boat Day Trip from Hanoi BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $31
Duration: 10 hours 30 minutes
Tam Coc Reviews
We did enjoy our tour to NInh Binh, rent a private boat and sailed through the river and visit Three caves and the atmosphere was relaxing and the scenery was beautiful more »
One of the most beautiful area in Vietnam. Hightly recomended to be visited if there. Summer is too hot, so maybe the best wheather will be in the spring season. more »
Tam Coc is stunningly beautiful and fun, but quite busy. I did not experience the attempts to sell product others report, but we were a small group of Europeans & Americans traveling with two local friends, so maybe that had something to do with it. Would I go back - Yes. Would I take others - definitely yes!
This area is considered the inland ha long bay. The scenery is really wonderful. We went in December and the rice paddies were just ponds at that point but it was still nice. Suggest coming with a guided tour if you’re coking from Hanoi. Plenty to see and do for a day.
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