Best sites to visit in Ninh Binh Vietnam

Ninh Binh Vietnam is one of the most three destinations in the North of Vietnam including Halong Bay and Sapa. It is where you can get extremely amazed at the majestic and magnificent beauty. There are a lot of tourist attractions to explore and many interesting experiences that you need to know in Ninh Binh. Let’s find out best sites to visit in Ninh Binh Vietnam with Indochina tours

Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex


Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex
Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex

Situated in the south of the Red River Delta, Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex consists of the Trang An Eco-tourist Site, Hoa Lu Ancient Capital, Special National Relic and Tam Coc – Bich Dong Landscape. Covering the total area of 10,000ha, Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex was recognized as the world natural and cultural heritage under the standards of the geological, aesthetic and cultural values. This is the reason why Trang An is the first mixed world heritage in Vietnam. Tours in Vietnam

Trang An Eco-tourist site


Trang An Eco-tourist Site
Trang An Eco-tourist Site-source: Internet

Situated in the east of Ninh Binh Province, with the total area of approximately 2000 ha, Trang An Eco-tourist Site consists of 5 main areas. They are Bai Dinh Pagoda, Hoa Lu Special Reserve, tourism service area, cave area and central area. Trang An Eco-tourist Site has 47 historical relics with many caves in the limestone mountains, underground rivers and valleys. All those things granted by the Nature create the peaceful and romantic scenery of Ninh Binh Vietnam.

Bai Dinh Pagoda


Bai Dinh Pagoda
Bai Dinh Pagoda-source: Internet

Located about 15km to the northwest of Ninh Binh City, Bai Dinh Pagoda is a beautiful one built since 2003 with the largest scale in Vietnam. The imposing architecture in combination with the traditional features of the ancient Vietnamese architecture is the highlight of this pagoda. As a result, this popular pagoda has become a place of pilgrimage of so many domestic and foreign tourists. They gather here to burn the incense sticks, ask for the good things in life and cultivate virtues and morals. Not only being the largest pagoda in the Southeast Asia, Bai Dinh Pagoda has many records such as the largest well in Vietnam; the highest and heaviest copper Buddhist statue in Vietnam; the biggest bell in Vietnam, etc. It is all the above things that make this pagoda become more and more majestic in the eyes of travelers all around the world.

Tam Coc


Tam Coc
Tam Coc-source: Internet

Situated about 7 km to the south of Ninh Binh City, Tam Coc – Bich Dong is regarded as a Halong bay on land. It is one of the key tourist attractions of Vietnam with a large number of new lines connecting to the tourist sites; such as Bich Dong Pagoda – Tien Cave – Chua Cave – Ghe Cave – Thung Nang – Nham Hill eco-tourist area, Thach Bich – Thung Nang and Tam Coc – Thai Vi – Mua Cave. If you can spend much time exploring all the sites in this tourist area, nothing is more wonderful.

Hoa Lu Ancient Capital


Hoa Lu Ancient Capital
Hoa Lu Ancient Capital-source: Internet

With the endlessly stretching mountains favored by the Nature, Hoa Lu is really a green mountain and blue water area. Hoa Lu Ancient Capital is the kingdom of the Vietnam’s first feudal state associating to the three different dynasties of Ly – Le – Dinh. Therefore, they consider this land as a spiritual area. Another special thing is that this land still maintains many relics, tombs, pagodas and temples dating back to the Dinh – Le Dynasty. Coming to this area, travelers not only have amazing chances to discover the spectacular landscape of the peaceful countryside; but also know more about the history of Dinh, Le Kings’ Dynasties.

Cuc Phuong National Park




Cuc Phuong National Park is in Ninh Binh Province, a large natural museum with the total area of 25.000 ha. It is 45 km from Ninh Binh City to the northwest and about 120 km from Hanoi to the southwest. It is a wide variety of fauna and flora maintained in this park attracting any travelers loving the forest adventures. Coming here, you can see  the beautiful precious birds, the ancient plants, the thousand-year trees or the rare creatures.

Concurrently, you can also join adventurous journeys, climb the mountains and take part in a trekking tour in the forest. The dry season from December to April is the best time to visit this park. In other months, you will find it difficult to move in the forests; as the forests here are also humid and this is the developing season of insects.

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