Hoa Lu / Thung Nang / Bich Dong Pagoda

If you want to enjoy a non- touristic, full day Hoa lu and Thung nang  trip is the best choice for this. Thung Nang of Ninh Binh Province is a flooded area adjacent to Tam Coc and close to Bich Dong. While Tam Coc is flanked by rice fields and has more activities, Thung Nang is a pristine and untouched area. There’s not much human activities here, only a few people fishing in the wild area…To get to Thung Nang in Tamcoc, you’ll travel for 1km from Tam Coc on the way to Bich Dong Pagoda.


Day trip to Ninh Binh province from Hanoi 

See the ancient temples of Hoa Lu

Ride a boat on the Red River to Thung Nang 

Lunch at a local restaurant 

Hotel pickup and drop-off 

What You Can Expect 

Morning : Driver and guide of  Far East Tour will meet you at your hotel & depart for Ninh Binh. On the way stop at Phu Ly province for customers to taste the rolls of local celebrities (expenses excluded). On the way to visit Hoa Lu Ancient Capital – the ancient capital of the Dinh (968-980) & Le Dynasty (980-1009), visitingtemples of Ding’s king and Le’s king.

Noon: Lunch at local restaurant.

Afternoon: You take a boat down the stream winding along the mountainside, with fields of green countryside to visit Thung Nang natural beauty. Continue visiting Bich Dong Pagoda – Pagoda was built on the mountain.Drive back to Hanoi at about 17.00. End of tour Full Day Hoa Lu and Thung nang trip

Private car

Private english tour guide


All entrance fees



Personal expenses

All services not clearly mentioned.