Trang An Bai Dinh 1 Day - 1 Day


Trang An grottoes, Bai Dinh pagoda 1 day tour. This incredible day trip will take you through ancient land enriched with cultural and geographic wonders that were recently a world heritage site. It really is a “Must Do” sight when visiting Vietnam!

Trang An cave is one of the most beautiful spots to visit in  north Vietnam to visit. A spiritual beauty of the sacred Bai Dinh Temple combined with the cave world to communicate with each other. The monks in Trang An always leave visitors with wonderful experiences. 

Take a moment to look at our detailed itinerary for full in depth information. Should you have any questions or queries please contact us and we will be happy to help you. Should you wish to make this a private tour then please ask for details and our team will be happy to assist.

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  • Boat ride to explore outstanding natural sceneries of limestone karst landscapes
  • Pay a visit to glimmering massive pagoda complex of  magnificent architecture ever built
  • Tranquil cycling on rural roads alongside the extensive canal network and through small villages with a wonderful back drop of a maze of limestone mountain. 

Day 1

07:45 – 08:30 – Our guide will meet you at your hotel/stay and start 100km modern bus-journey through verdant landscape of country side. Short-break en route.

10:30 – Arrive Glimmering Bai Dinh pagoda complexes, the largest pagoda, not only in Vietnam but also in Southeast of Asia. Scenically set on the foot hill of Dinh Mountain surrounded by amazing views of the exquisite river valley below and the limestone karsts dotted around which will take your breath away.

This pagoda complexes stunningly boast an array of the most massive and magnificent architecture of Vietnamese tradition ever built that it take a full day to explore all. So you will visit some of the highlights detailed below:

500 stone statues of “La Han” (Arhats)

2 huge bronze bells, one weighs 27 tons, other weighs 36 tones

Three bronze statues of Tam The (50 tons each)

With sacred atmospheres and intriguing Buddhism story which presented by our insider guide, you cannot fail to be enchant.

The visit ends with a walk-up the summit mountain to see the 100 tones statue of Buddha Sakyamuni made of bronze. Then simply enjoy the panoramic view of picturesque landscape dotted with limestone mountains.

12:30 – Enjoy a fabulous buffet lunch in a Vietnamese restaurant with some special dishes.

13:30 -Leave for the Trang An Grottoes, an out-standing natural beauty of majestic limestone. At 20 square kilometer rise dramatically out from rice paddy fields.

Deep into the linked chains of towering mountain are pristine places of mystical valleys, numerous fresh water ponds and jungle.

Embark on a traditional sampan, gently rowed down the exquisite river through numerous caves: Hang Toi ( Dack ) cave, 320 meter long, Sang (light) cave, 90 meter long, and Hang Nau Ruou (Cooking wine) cave, 250 meter long… Every passage brings new surprises of mystery hidden inside isolated valleys of tranquility that will likely transform you to an other world and time. The fauna and flora is rich and a scene of a goat jumping from one cliff to the other is a common sight.

15:30 – Leisure cycling on rural roads alongside the extensive canal network and through small villages with back drop of a maze of limestone mountains.

16:30 – Take the returns shuttle bus to Hanoi.

19:00 – Drop off at your hotel/ accommodation’s with in Hanoi Old Quarter.

End service and see you again!

What to Bring

Sun block, sport shoes, cash for personal expenses, and hat or umbrella. 


  • Pick-up from hotel/ accommodation in the Old Quarter of Hanoi
  • Transfer by A/C modern bus, Hanoi – Bai Dinh – Trang An - Hanoi
  • A fully escorted tour with professional, English speaking guide.
  • A lavish buffet lunch with Vietnamese dishes.
  • 2 bottles of water per person
  • All entrance fees indicated in our itinerary.
  • Electric car in Bai Dinh Pagoda
  • Boat trip in Trang An.
  • Cycling in countryside.


  • Pick up from hotel/ stay outside Old Quarter of Hanoi
  • Beverages & travel insurance.
  • Tips for tour guide and personal expenses.
  • All not indicated in our itinerary.
Price From USD 55 USD $ 44/person
Total $ 44 USD

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