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Tam Coc Tours has gained much experience in the field of international and domestic travel. With dynamic, enthusiastic, extensively experienced and multilingual staff, such as English, French and Chinese, we are always willing to help our clients in...more
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36 Pham Ngu Lao Street -Ninh Binh City - Vietnam | 36 Pham Ngu Lao Street -Ninh Binh City - Vietnam, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We disappointed with the tour guide who made me felt that this was totally an unpleasant journey. At first she forced me and my little sister to split, two of us travelled together but has to ride a different raft at Nin Binh the reason...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank siripaksp
Reviewed December 6, 2018

The departure point is busy with lots of boats but after about 200 metres the boats are in a line and as it is rowed by there feet you start to enjoy the limestone scenery. The round trip of about 5 km takes about an...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paul J
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

This trip takes you to an unforgettable place which is described as ‘the Halong Bay of the land’. We did the one day Tam Coc tour and our guide’s English was sublime. We were picked up from our hotel, the journey there is 2 1/2...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank tomsD713NT
Reviewed October 17, 2018

We hired a guide through our hotel and he took us to Tam Coc for the boat ride. There are 2,500 boats in total so you never have to worry about getting a ride. The lady took us out for 2 hours and we went...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank HilsNZ
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Picked up in Luxury coach and drove around old town for about 15 minutes picking up other participants . Enjoyed this as Kimmi the guide filled us in on the interesting streets we were travelling through. The driver was very skilful manoeuvring around the narrow...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RowdyMelbourne
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This tour operator has the worst service. Base was the long hotel in Ninh Binh. The food was cold and fairly good. They broke my backpack, didn’t tell me, apologize and didn’t offer any compensation. The were rude and told me I was impolite. In...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank sophiamerl
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Very long story, but short version we booked the luxury day tour to Ninh Binh through Tan Coc Tours. It appears they over booked the bus we were last on they told us to get off go back to our hotel an wait for another...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank bbeguely1
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

i enjoyed this tour very much. i went here solo on a saturday. i enjoyed it so much. it was spring and the flowers are in bloom, there were also rice planted along the mountains. i enjoyed the boat ride and the place so much....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Navigate760078
Reviewed July 21, 2018

Love the ride on the sampan down and up the river. Pass some nice bungalows along the river, look like nice and quiet getaways. Nice bicycle ride after the boat ride. Visit to the temples were ok, nothing spectacular.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank SonMichael
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Very good attractions and our guide Sarah was very helpful but we could not do the bike part of the tour due to rain and you would be unable to do the boat trip if it rained heavily, no alternative was offered. Be aware that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Timothy M
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Response from George M | Reviewed this property |
We did it in one day and that seemed perfect. Air conditioned van and tour guide arranged by our hotel in Hanoi was very good. It's a lovely day trip.
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July 16, 2017|
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Response from mom511 | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry for late reply , but if you havent done your tour yet here's my two cents worth - if you're already doing the Halong Bay tour I think you can skip this . This is more for people who do not have as much free time to... More
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