Ninh Binh

Located about 90 km from Hanoi to the south, endowed with many places of particular interest which have been well known inside and outside Vietnam such as Tam Coc – Bich Dong, Cuc Phuong National Park, Trang An Grottoes and Van Long Nature Reserves, Ninh Binh has long become a popular destination in Vietnam. There are also many historical relics, for instances Hoa Lu Ancient Capital, Bich Dong Pagoda, Thai Vi Temple, Phat Diem Stone Cathedral, Tam Diep Defense Line. All of them are attractive to both Vietnamese and foreign tourists. Ninh Binh is the charming land of myth and unique landscapes. 

Ninh Binh’s topography comprises three different types of landscapes which are wetlands, coastal delta, hills and mountains. With such a variety of landscapes, Ninh Binh offers many tourist attractions as primitive rain forest, mountains, hills, river delta and the coastal delta. Furthermore, Ninh Binh is endowed with numerous historical relics dating back to the Dinh, Early Le, Ly and Tran dynasties from the 10th-13th century. Annually, Ninh Binh has many traditional festivals reflecting the cultural identities of Red river delta villages. 


With a deeply rooted history and cultural tradition, the people of Ninh Binh are traditionally very industrious, hard working, studious, kind, patriotic and particularly hospitable. 

Most tourist attractions are situated within a radius of 50km from the provincial city of Ninh Binh and the linking with all major transport systems as the national highway No 1A and the South – North railway. Therefore, long distance busses and trains from Hanoi to Hue, Ho Chi Minh City and vice versa stop here making Ninh Binh an ideal place to spend several days relaxing.

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Attractions in Ninh Binh

  • Bich Đong Pagoda

    Bich Đong Pagoda

    From Tam Coc boat pier, drive East nearly 3 km, tourist will reach Bich Dong pagoda

  • Cuc Phuong National Park

    Cuc Phuong National Park

    Cuc Phuong National Park is located 120km South of Ha Noi. 45km Northwest of Ninh Binh city.

  • Bai Dinh pagoda

    Bai Dinh pagoda

    Located in Gia Sinh commune, Gia Vien district, Bai Dinh is the biggest pagoda in Vietnam with an area of 700 hectares.

  • Hoa Lu ancient capital

    Hoa Lu ancient capital

    The ancient capital of Hoa Lu is the first capital of Vietnam in the tenth century.

  • Phat Diem Cathedral

    Phat Diem Cathedral

    the Phat Diem Cathedral, one of the most original architectural and grandest of the Church of Viet Nam,

  • Kenh Ga Hot Spring

    Kenh Ga Hot Spring

    The excursion to Kenh Ga site allows you to discover the rice fragrant sweet aroma of rice

  • Van Long Natural Reserve

    Van Long Natural Reserve

    Van Long is a land full of mysteries, is an ideal home for plants and aniamals

  • Tam Coc - Three grottoes

    Tam Coc - Three grottoes

    Tam Coc is located 7 km south - west of Ninh Binh commune in Ninh Hai district of Hoa Lu Tam Coc

  • Trang An Eco-tourism Complex

    Trang An Eco-tourism Complex

    Trang An is home to about 577 plant species including 10 species listed in the Red Book of Vietnam

  • Dong Chuong Lake

    Dong Chuong Lake

    A clear, pearled lake located in Phu Loc and Phu Long Communes, Nho Quan district bears a name of Dong Chuong

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