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Trang An grottoes which is a gathering of 31 valleys, 50 cross-water caves, and home to 600 kinds of flora and over 200 kinds of fauna, many of them in the Red Book of Vietnam.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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H | Hai Ba Trung district, Ninh Binh 100000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We boarded a small row boat and explored Trang An Unesco listed series of caves. The boat was rowed by a man and we also helped him to row the boat with the oars. There were four of us in one row boat. We have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Baby008
Reviewed 3 days ago

Come here early in the morning when it's not crowded. Each boat sits 4 people. If it's only the two of you, opt to purchase four tickets (200k each, 800k total) and voila you have the entire boat to yourself. Do you really want to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BocosTravels
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very pretty. We took a 9 caves boat tour which went through 3 Temples as well. Amazing experience. You can spend as much time as you like climbing to the Temples. There are also some paths which you can follow but they do not take...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Superanjali
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were 2 couples travelling in the Tam Coc area. We cycled the few kilometers from our homestay to the Grottoes which was a pleasant trip on its own winding down some village streets. We arrived at the area for boating, bought our tickets and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Mark W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought it was just a crowded tourist attraction, instead I had one of the most exciting experiences in Vietnam. At the same price you can choose three different paths and the more grottoes the best. The caves are so wide and branched that you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank zerella
Reviewed 1 week ago

The four of us on boat did not find the views super amazing like what others had said. The scenery looked pretty similar most of the time. We took route 1 which consisted of 9 caves and immediately regret it after going through the first...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jamieckh
Reviewed 1 week ago

The scenery at Trang An is really nice - totally agree that it's also known as "Halong Bay on land". The bamboo boat lady expertly maneuvers her way through the grottoes and you get to experience ducking your heads to avoid low hanging stalactites or...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Jo_9928
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I first pulled into the parking lot, I thought I was not going to enjoy this place. Hundreds of people on hundreds of boats. But honestly the place is so big that we all just spread out and it hardly seemed crowded at all....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank JMK_The_Wanderer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you do not like places with many tourists: avoid. If you want to see something amazingly beautiful, go! We had a great driver and met really nice and smiling people. We traveled under a few caves which was nice and unique. I would highly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cami-grd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the caves on my friends bday, not many people or overwhelming crowds we did'nt face qny long ques or crowded caves. We took route three which was the longest route.. for anyone else who hates climbing stairs the second stop had a temple...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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JaneTan
16 September 2018|
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Response from nicholasl678 | Reviewed this property |
It’s available for purchase at the entrance. However it’s difficult to go to Trang An town by yourself. If you are already in Hanoi city, the best way is to purchase a one-day trip from a tour agency. The trip will... More
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Isabella S
10 July 2018|
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Response from JeSuis L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there's a place outside to park the bikes. I think we paid something because it's guarded. No worries about it! It's easy to find ;) have fun!
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Waterloo59
23 May 2018|
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Response from JohnB16251 | Reviewed this property |
You need at least 2 -3 days to enjoy Ninh Binh. If you like peace & quiet I can recommend staying at the Mua Caves Eco-lodge. It's located about 2 km from the outskirts of Ninh Binh town. The deluxe rooms are best/quietest... More
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