Mua cave (Dance Cave) – It is the magnificent, climbing and conquering. With 486 challenging steps, the Dance Cave opens with a spectacular view that embraces the whole Tam Coc scenic spot in sight, standing on the top of Mua mountain to feel the grandeur of the natural beauty of Vietnam.
Dance Cave is located at the foot of Mua Mountain. It is shaped like a large bell face upside down, about 800m2 wide. From the bottom of the mountain you can clearly see the white stone steps leading to the top of the mountain, from the distant stairs connecting the miniature Van Ly Tuong Thanh. On the two sides of the stairs are elaborate stone carvings with dragons or phoenixes carved into the image of Tran art, very sharp and beautiful.
According to legend, when King Tran returned to Hoa Lu, Am Thai Vi was a place where he often came here to listen to beautiful women and sing and dance. Therefore, this place is named Dance cave. To come here, you follow Highway 1A to Ninh Binh city and turn into Trang An or Tam Coc and you will see the sign pointing to Hang Mua tourist area. Along the way, you will be across many rice fields, villages and waterways, rivers and majestic mountains.
The road to the top of the mountain was built in accordance with the Van Ly Truong Thanh architecture with nearly 500 stone steps. From here, you can admire the whole scenery of Tam Coc area, famous scenic spot in Ninh Binh. Dance Cave is also invested to build an eco-tourism site in combination with climbing sports.
Standing on the top of the Dance Mountain, you can admire the most magnificent view. The entire view of the rice field printed with each field is scaled into view. The stream of the river fluttered the boat down from the top of the mountain like leaves drifting along the water. The days of May and June, when Tam Coc is in the ripe rice season, the “golden season” picture of the ripe rice fields blend with the immature green water, the natural scenery can then be called beautiful.
Unlike other bustling tourist areas, Mua Cave brings a charming, peaceful cultural beauty that not everywhere has. Being put into operation soon, the services for visitors here are orderly and clear without jostling and winning delegations. The music and dance shows recreating the scenery of the ancient kings in the resort are one of the special highlights to preserve the nation’s thousand-year culture.
Visiting Tam Coc – Bich Dong, remember not to skip Dance Cave, climb to the top of the mountain and you will see the whole land of Hoa Lu ancient capital appears before your eyes, the mountains coincide with the message, very solid but still beautiful, when Only then do you understand why this place was once used to be the capital of ancient Vietnam.