Where is Tam Coc in Vietnam?
Located in Ninh Binh province 100 km southeast of Hanoi, Hoa Lu and Tam Coc are two of the most picturesque spots in all of the north. For 41 years, from 968 to 1009 CE, Hoa Lu was the ancient capital of Vietnam.
How much is a taxi from Hanoi to Ninh Binh?
Bus, Train or Taxi?
|Bus||2-3 hours||235,000 VND ($10)|
|Train||2h 17min||115,000 VND ($5)|
|Taxi||2 hours||1,600,000 VND ($68)|
How long does it take from Hanoi to Ninh Binh?
It takes 2-3 hours to get from Hanoi to Ninh Binh by train or bus. The train will take you to Ninh Binh Railway Station, located in the city center, whereas the bus usually takes you directly to the tourist spots like Tam Coc, Trang An, Hoa Lu Ancient Capital or Bai Dinh Pagoda.
How long is Tam in COC?
TAM COC (NINH BINH) – 2 DAYS ITINERARY
It is a quiet itinerary that allows you to see the best, without running to much. For the first day, it is enough to rent a bicycle (available in many guesthouses for less than 2 euro) as distances are not long.
How do you get to Bich Dong Pagoda?
Getting around Tam Coc is really simple as it’s very easy to rent a bicycle or a scooter from your choice of half a dozen rental shops in the center of Ninh Binh town. It’s approximately a 5-minute ride on a scooter from the town center to reach Bich Dong Pagoda.
Does Ninh Binh have an airport?
Ninh Binh is located 120 km south of the Noi Bai International Airport (HAN), known as the Hanoi airport. To reach Ninh Binh, travellers can take a taxi, a bus, or a train.
How do I get to Hanoi from Ninh Binh?
Travel by train of Vietnam Railways to Ninh Binh from Hanoi takes about 2.5 hours. Travel by bus/minivan to Ninh Binh from Hanoi takes about 2.5-3 hours. Travel by private taxi to Ninh Binh from Hanoi takes about 2.5 hours. Travel by private minivan from Noi Bai Airport to Ninh Binh takes about 3.5 hours.
How do I get to Ninh Binh from Halong Bay?
From Cat Ba Island to Ninh Binh
To travel from Halong Bay to Cat Ba, you can catch a ferry from Tuan Chau to Gia Luan Harbor for just $2 and the trip takes 45 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a $12 speed boat.
How many days do you need in Ninh Binh?
I recommend staying in Ninh Binh for at least two days. Anything less and you’ll need to cut down on some important sights and/or rushing your trip.
How far is Ninh Binh from Hanoi?
The distance from Hanoi to Ninh Binh is 95km, and the distance from Hanoi to Tam Coc is 101km. Depending on your mode of transport from Hanoi to Ninh Binh, it takes around 3 to 4 hours.
How do I get to Ninh Binh?
From Hanoi, you can reach Ninh Binh city by train. There are at least 3 southbound trains available (SE5, SE7, SE19). A more convenient option is the bus. There are regular buses from Hanoi’s southern bus terminal (Giap Bat) with prices starting at 70,000 dong.