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Ninh Binh is well-known as a peaceful, fascinating area of Viet Nam under the name of ‘Halong Bay on Land’. Ninh Binh owns a beauty of enchanted riverine landscape with majestic limestone mountains surrounded which chosen to be the filming location of some blockbuster Hollywood movies.
Enjoy this UNESCO-listed scenery in your own way of conquering 500 steps up high to Hang Mua, to gain a great view of the area from the top. Don’t miss the chance of experience the lookout point of Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex, to see the remarkable sights of sparkling rivers meandering among paddies.
Tam Coc is also a popular area of Ninh Binh which named after the path a river cross through three passages among mountains generating a charming river loop trip brings out the finest of Ninh Binh.

Caves and riverways exploration

The journey on a boat will take you deep to the caves which enclosed by darkness adding a sense of exploratory features to your trip. The green sampans boat will be guided by a person controlling the oars with their feet, sailing serenely towards the mysterious caves. A short climb afterwards to reach the exciting lookout at Bich Dong Pagoda or another river journeys to Trang An will satisfy you with a breath of nature that Ninh Binh truly offers.

Historical place

Ninh Binh is a place which not only compromises the extraordinary scenes of nature but also a great sense of history back in the old days. Hoa Lu (Ninh Binh) is honored as the capital of Vietnam before in the 10th and 11th centuries. Ninh Binh owns two of impressive restored pagodas with numerous of temples and known as the largest complex of Buddhist temples in the country. Bai Dinh is famed for its fascinating combination of ancient & new temples on the site.

Wildlife Getaway

Ninh Binh offers you a big slice of nature with wildlife experiences. See for yourself the Delacour’s langur – one of the worlds’ most endangered primates in Van Long Nature Reserve. If you’re lucky enough, you can spot them on the limestone cliffs or even hear their distinct call echoing around the cliffs.

Endangered Primate Rescue Centre located next to Cuc Phuong National Park is a place of visiting primates. You will have the opportunity to see the rare species of nature such as golden-headed langur, Tonkin snub-nosed monkeys & black crested gibbon. All of these animals are rescued from wildlife smugglers.

Recommended Time of Travelling

You’re suggested to join Ninh Binh in its finest period from March to May or September to November. The highly recommended time is October comes up with the harvest season will bring to you the greatest experiences of Ninh Binh’s nature.

Directions

Transportations from/to Ninh Binh is quite popular since regular buses depart/arrive for Ninh Binh and Hanoi every day. While in Ninh Binh, consider traveling by motorbike or taxi to reach attractions in the convenient way.

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