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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 yesterday via mobile

Lovely weather (20c) for day tour out of the city. About 2 hours away from Hanoi, Trang An (長安) is a nice and peaceful getaway from the hustle and bustle of Hanoi. Wasn't a fan of Kong Island movie set though

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank winsern86
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The boat tour was nice but it’s very touristy. Do not expect to be there alone. It was not very crowded when we were there as it was very cold and cloudy, but we had a group of yelling Chinese around us at all times,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank oren_arluck
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here as a part of my Ninh Binh tour. Was unsure to choose Thrang An over Tam Coc at the beginning. Lucky I made the right choice. This place is out of this world, so beautiful, the water is kept very clean, very serene....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank richlen28
Reviewed 5 days ago

Definitely earns its label of a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You might have to do some of the paddling but it is well worth it haha. I was a little spoiled on my trip to Vietnam. Having seen so much natural beauty before I visited...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sdutch87
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Mother nature's is incredible, mountains of the Southeast. Boat traveling through the mountains is like being in the new King Kong movie which is where this place is filmed. The view is amazing especially going through the 1000 m cave inside the mountains. It's worth...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CamTVoyage78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take a boat trip to go along the river & enjoy amazing scenery of limestone karts...that's an amazing experience!

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

A must visit place if you plan to visit Ninh Binh. The location is great, surrounded with some spectacular views. It has most of the amenities. (Be prepared to spend 2000VND for using the toilets) There are shops and a restaurant if you are hungry....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank rohan12d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful site and interesting boat rides (number 2 is the best!). It is very popular, so go early in the day to avoid the crowd. The restaurant on site is not great (very slow service and so so fare).

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank OB119
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cold didn't stop us from getting this boat ride which was nothing short of amazing. We went in the morning where there were tourists but it wasn't too crowded. We chose route 2 which was a mix of temples and caves. The whole experience...More

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

Probably the best and most impressive attraction/sight in Trang An I’ve seen. Beautiful scenery and tour albeit the horde of tourists. Did seem like a tourist trap but wasn’t bad. We booked a driver from our hotel in tam coc to visit the grottoes. Did...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JaneTan
September 16, 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
July 10, 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
May 23, 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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