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Mua Caves

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Breathtaking views from the top of Hang Mua! Paranomic views of Ninh Binh, Trang An and Tam Coc...500 steps up to the peak according to our tour guide, people usually takes about an hour if they climb fast and 2 hours at slow pace. We...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank reiko109
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic scenic view! You can see the whole trang na river from the top !!! Quite a bit of a claim but totally worth it 👍

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gireedhar
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you're riding a bicycle or moped, just keep driving straight til you get through the gate. There you can pay for entrance and park without paying extra. The locals will make this difficult. They are very aggressive scammers. They blow whistles, stand in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank aidan_luke95
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our guide said this was the place the emperor would come and watch the beautiful dancers dance in front of the caves. I don't think there were really 500 steps up though they were quite tall and far between. It was not an easy hike...More

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

The view on top of the mountain is gorgeous. We arrived there at sunset, so the light and atmosphere were stunning. The steps are pretty rough, so I wouldn‘t recommend going there with flip flops or the like (although many tourists do so). If you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FarAway694437
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The “must see” Mua Caves are definitely worth the visit. Feels like a brutal climb to the top if you’ve been on holiday having too much food and beer like we have. Just kidding, but for reference the 10-15min walk to the top viewpoint is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Wilks04
Reviewed 1 week ago

The entrance fee seemed to have increased a lot from the last time I researched on it. I think it's because of the touristy instagrammable decorations (e.g. swings, bamboo huts...) that adorned the path towards the foot of the Mua peak. I would have preferred...More

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

500 step - you will get a good view from here Trash need to take care on the way & on the top. Rubbish everywhere

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank russellbT7920WR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You have to climb about 400 stairs to see the view, but it’s worth it. Very original and nice place. Be carefully when you arrive by bike or scooter, people will ask you to stop and pay the parking. Continue to the end of the...More

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

Quite a climb, but the view at the top is totally worth it! Go in the early morning or late afternoon because the heat is killing. Beware of scammers at the entrance, they try to make you pay for parking but when you buy an...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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957davidh
17 October 2018|
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Response from RockbillyCafeHanoi | Reviewed this property |
It takes us about 45 mins to get to the top of the moutain, about 20 -30 mins to take the photos and enjoy amazing view and again 40 mins to walk down. It's the end of Autumn now in the North of Vietnam, it's getting dark at... More
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staceyc532
4 August 2017|
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Response from GuideViet21 | Reviewed this property |
Yeah its not that hard to find out where its located coz its in Trang An complax and not very far from Tam Coc River. its abt 4 km far from Ninh Binh center. 100k for ticket entrance with free parking area. ober 500 steps... More
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