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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

We tried Trang An instead of Tam Coc boat tour because I read online that Tam Coc has lot of scam. Parking is across the road (VND15,000), take the ticket and pay when you exit. Upon arrival there is 3 boat tour to choose (Tour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really enjoyed the boat trip, only given 4 stars instead of 5 because at the end he asked for a tip. We were going to tip anyway but thought it was a bit cheeky.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank su5ie96
Reviewed yesterday

exceptionally beautiful scenery, but many tourists. KIng Kong set was a bit of a joke, but didnt matter as we didnt go for that! Amazing to paddle the boat through the caves, but watch your head!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kassalorraine
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

February is a no go for this attraction, unless you like 2 plus hours in a disorderly que then a squashed wait while you are herded across the road and gates closes behind you on the connecting bridge. This is then a bun fight to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Willaim S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was part of a tour I had arranged and I was really looking forward to it. There are 3 river tour options depending on what you want to see. They all take between 2-3 hours and cost the same. I would recommend using the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pink00flamingo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did this as part of a day trip excursion...so everything was arranged for us. That said, it appeared that it would have been very easy to find the Grotto area as it was well sign posted. Boats are "overly" plentiful...thankfully for us it was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank smallasapeanut
Reviewed 1 week ago

these caves and places are amazing. and going there with a nice and cool boat ride made these places even better. felt like in a smaller ha long bay. i spent like 2 hours here and loved it much.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 435jalali
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are three routes you choose, despite being in the correct lineup for route 1, and being asked 2 ce which route. We ended up on a route 3 Sampan, to be honest, it was very very busy with têt. Our boat had four passengers...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Faithforever98
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we really enjoyed this tour. We had just visited Halong bay and felt this was very similar but at a much cheaper price (and smaller boat of course). Its well organised. parking is 15000 and tickets are 200000 each. Choose which route you want to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JSRees
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great experience in Trang An. This is definitely the most 'commercial' of the boat activities (the others being Van Long and Tam Coc) - but it's also the most interesting. Temples to stop off during the trip, 9 caves to go through (some...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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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 laiaBcn2018 | 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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