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Bai Dinh and Trang An Day Trip with Lunch and Electric Car

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A worthwhile day trip to visit Bai Dinh Pagoda and take a sampan boat trip along Trang An River in Ninh Binh, a beautiful province which features a multitude of attractions within a short distance. Bai Dinh is the largest pagoda complex with hundreds of Buddha statues and also a venerated destination for pilgrimages in Vietnam while Trang An River is the center of Trang An Complex - UNESCO World Heritage. Take this trip and you will learn more about the influence of Buddhism on the culture and witness the unbelievable beauty of nature landscape of Vietnam.
  • Visit Bai Dinh Pagoda and UNESCO-listed Trang An in a day from Hanoi
  • Tour and learn about the sites with a guide
  • See Bai Dinh and ride a sampan around Trang An’s limestone peaks and caves
  • Lunch, entry fees, boat, and transport included, plus upgrade to deluxe tour
What to Expect
Book your preferred option and depart your Hanoi Old Quarter hotel by air-conditioned vehicle for Ninh Binh. Situated south of Hanoi, this largely rural province is studded with limestone karsts that rise over serene rice paddies and rivers. Arrive at Bai Dinh Pagoda, one of Vietnam’s biggest temple complexes, and ride an electric cart around the ancient and new statue-filled temples to see highlights, including a huge 32-foot (10-meter) image of Buddha. After a restaurant lunch of dishes, such as goat meat with elderberry, continue to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Trang An, where the limestone karsts, interlaced with grottoes and cliffs, are at their most beautiful. Board a shared, hand-rowed sampan for a cruise past emerald-forested cliffs and peaks and through mountain tunnels onto hidden rivers. Don’t forget your camera to capture the scenery. Your tour finishes with a hotel drop-off in Hanoi.
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Important Information
Departure Point
1: Hanoi Opera House, Số 01 Tràng Tiền, Phan Chu Trinh, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội 100000, Vietnam
2: Hanoi, Hoàn Kiếm, Hanoi, Vietnam

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up at hotels in Hanoi Old Quarter between 8:00 - 8:30 am. Please find more details in the itinerary.
Departure Time
8:00 - 8:30 am
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Lunch (without drinks)
  • Two-way electric car in Bai Dinh.
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • All activities mentioned in the program.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (within the Old Quarter)
  • Round-trip transportation by air-conditioned coach/ minivan
  • Lunch
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Bai Dinh Pagoda
  • Entry/Admission - Trang An Grottoes
  • Gratuities
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Dress code is sporty, casual
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour guide did not introduce about the tour & destinations. It’s waste time to picking up & drop off clients in Ninh Binh area. Not recommend!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank jjack_gibbs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely tour, there is a lot of walking but it is mostly undercover which does make a difference on hot days. I would make sure that you take a bottle of water in with you. I thought wrongly that the electric cars were something special...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank aussietravelers1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cons: Bai Dinh- too hot and humid Buffet food- cold and not tasty Pro: Wonderful guide Diep- he always helps us with young kids, and ensure that we can follow up with the group. Trying his best to give us the information. He also ensures...More

Thank Tengcy19
Reviewed 8 September 2019

We had amazing experience on this trip. Bai Dinh was huge & very informative. Trang An was amazing scenery & boat trip along the river was relaxed. Guide & everyone was friendly. Buffet lunch was delicious. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank michelle j
Reviewed 20 May 2019 via mobile

We have booked the tour through the hotel travel desk. When we were picked up, I came to know Wati Travel was the tour company. Tour to Bai Ding was good but boat ride through Trang An lake was fantastic. Please carry umbrella if you...More

2  Thank TravelBird74
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11 August 2019|
Response from marizone2015 | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you post the question with the tour agency or directly to Trip Advisor since they coordinate the client’s pick-up point. Thanks
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