Trang An Boat Tour is the first activity of choice for traveler in Ninh Binh. Boat is special activity in Vietnam, attracting crowds of people from all over the world come to this city to admire a lot of caves and temples while you also can enjoy a peaceful boat trip.

Limestone mountains grow out over the river, it makes a wonderful look – out over the river. It is therefore not uncommon to see a city with the interest of visitors.

You can also easily visit Mua Cave, Thai Vi Temple or Tam Coc area. Because these destinations are not so far away from each other.

Boat ride at trang an grottoes

Why we should take a boat trip in Trang An

Trang An Boat Tour Map

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Admiring this spectacular scenery

The scenery in Trang An Grottoes is very similar to Ha Long Bay such as high mountains are surrounded by vegetation areas and mantles of water. It makes thousands of tourists surprised

Because every river section, mountain, cave has their own beauty. There is something of the marvelous in all things of nature in Trang An.

Amazing Scenery boat trip at trang an

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Economic Development of a Local Area

For many people in Ninh Binh province tourism is a major source of income for the area, especially ferryman in Trang An. By taking a boat tour at Trang An, you are contributing to the local economy.

Please do not forget the tip for hard worker who helped you get a great trip. Although that money is just 20,000 VND or 40,000 VND, it still will make them feel happier.

Rower is using his foot to control the boat ride

A Detailed Ecotourism Trang An Boat Tour

A large map with 3 optional tours is probably the first thing you will see when you set foot in here. Each tour has a different route and it will take you to different caves and temples. However, regardless of which route you choose, the price of tour is the same as the time of tour. Please see the details below:

Route 1 – 9 caves, 3 temples

This route is designed for anyone who like exploring geological.Moreover, only this tour will take you through most of the caves

Light cave at trang an grottoes

Route 2 – 4 caves, 3 temples

Most of tourists choose this routes, because it is suitable for the people who don’t have more time in a day

Trang an boat tour with route 2

Route 3 – 3 caves, 3 temples

If you want to see limestonemountains, this road is definitely for you.

The ticket counter is on the left of the sign. Each boat can hold a maximum of 4 people and price ticket is 200.000 VND/person. If you have 2 person, you will have to wait for 2 more people to start the journey. If you cannot find anyone, you will have to pay full price tickets of 800,000 VND for each boat.

However, you should not be too worried about things. Because Trang An is always so crowded with visitors every seasons in the years, you can easily find two more guests to go with your boat.

Each boat will have a guide or a fboatman who sit at the back. You should wear a life jacket to ensure safety for your trip.

trang an grottoes ninh binh

Tips for your Trang An Boat Trip – All You Need to Know Before

These are all the things you should know before go to Trang An to get a Amazing boat trip in here:

  • If you are planning to take a Trang An Tour from Hanoi in the middle of the day, please do not forget to bring umbrellas or hats to protect yourself from the sun or rain.
  • We highly recommend that you should wear the life jacket. It is included in Trang An boat tour ticket.
  • You should bring water and snacks as this trip will takes about 3 hours.
  • Each boat has an extra paddle. If you want, you can use them to experience the traditional way of rowing under the instructions of locals.
Trang An Boat Ride

How to get to Trang An Boat Tour

Previously, there was not any public transportation to Trang An. Therefore, you should use the facilities are listed here, it depends on your location.

From Ninh Binh City Center

If you are in Ninh Binh or Tam Coc, the best way to get Trang An is by motorbike or taxi. You can rent a motorbike in one day with 150,000 VND/day, taxi will cost about 15,000 VND/km.

A tip for you is you should choose a metered taxi to avoid over-charge. Such as Mai Linh Taxi, Hoa Lu Taxi, Xuan Thanh Taxi, Van Xuan Taxi… which are famoust and best taxi in Ninh Binh

From Hanoi

There are many tour companies offering 1 day or 2 days tour in Ninh Binh city. If you choose Ninh Binh One Day Tours with Trang An, usually the means of transportation will be included in the service.

Typically tour provider will transfer you in a shuttle bus or private car and you can arrange the pick-up destination and date. Remember that, if you pay money for the service, you can deal fairly. Here are a few of the suggestions:

Or, you can go by train from Hanoi. You need to buy a ticket from Hanoi train station at 120 Le Duan Street, Hoan Kiem District. There are many time from Hanoi to Ninh Binh Station. The cost roundy 5USD per way for seating train. The train journey’s take 2 – 2.5 hours to get reach to Ninh Binh Station.

Best Suggested Itinerary for Trang An Boat Tour in 1 Day

Hoa Lu Trang An Day Tour from Hanoi 

Hoa Lu Trang An Day Tour takes you from Hoa Lu Capital which is the historic capital of Vietnam, ancient land enriched to Trang An Complex with cultural and geographic wonders that recently world heritage site listed. Enjoy Hoa Lu Trang An 1 Day Tour with Biking, Rowing 3 hours boat trip at Trang An Grottoes

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Hoa Lu Trang An Mua Cave Small Group Tour – ALL IN ONE 

Trang An Mua Cave Small Group Tour (Maximum 15 participants) is one of the most satisfying boat tour in Ninh Binh with a combination of visiting picturesque Trang An Tour at Ecotourism Landscape and exploring a spectacular Mua caves.

Our tour will make your day become memorable because of a fixed convenient schedule for climbing to the top of the Mua cave seeing how a panoramic view of Ninh Binh is, slowly moving on a rowing boat in Ecotourism Trang An Tour to discover mysterious caves.

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Bai Dinh Trang An Mua Cave Small Group Tour from Hanoi 

Trang An Bai Dinh Mua Cave Small Group Tour( Maximum 15 Person/Group) is one of the most satisfying Day Tour in Ninh Binh with a combination of visiting picturesque Boat Tour at Trang An Eco tourism Landscape and exploring a spectacular Mua caves, Bai Dinh Pagoda is the largest spiritual pagoda in Viet Nam and one of the must-see places in Ninh Binh…

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You will jolly well have to visit Trang An Boat Tour when you travel to Ninh Binh. These are all the things you should know before going for a boat tour in Trang An. If you are still not sure how to plan a reasonable boat trip in Trang An, feel free to contact us, the Hanoi Explore Travel team for further information and advice! 

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