Ninh Binh & its tourism potentials
With its location to the southern end of the red river delta, Ninh Binh is 100kms far from Hanoi and convenient to reach by railway, highway & waterways. You can choose your proper ways in terms of your budget or interest to go to Ninh Binh and explore her best attractions.
Ninh Binh has rich potentials in developing its tourism activities such as spiritual tours, historical tours,eco- tours and adventure tours.Thanks to its topography of both mountainous and coastal areas, Ninh Binh is blessed with all the scenic quintessence by the mother of nature.Besides, Ninh Binh represents typical rural villages with vast green paddy field, expanding mountains and poetic river that flows to the horizon. Ninh Binh’s history is also worth mentioning: the ancient capital of Vietnam in the 10th century, a venue of relics that reflect its 1000 years of history and development.
Ninh Binh attractions to visit !
Depending on the length and your interest on vacation to Ninh Binh, you can pay your visit to this attraction or another ones..Below are the best attractions in Ninh Binh you should arrange time for exploration.We will list them in term of your travel interest as follow!
Ninh Binh was ever chosen as the cultural, economical & political center of Dai Co Viet (presently Vietnam) for 41 years (968-1009) in 10th,11th century under Dinh, Le dynasty and early stage of Ly dynasty. Your trip to Ninh Binh will be a great value to visit Hoa Lu ancient capital ,undoubtedly the most attractive site where tourists may find thousands of vestiges of palaces, temples, pagodas and tombs related to the three dynasties of Dinh, Le and Ly. Notably, you can pay your visit to Dinh temple & Le temple which could open up your view of brilliant history of Vietnam during this period.
Moreover, If you are religious, you can do spiritual trips in Ninh Binh to visit Bai Dinh Pagoda.The site is the Buddhist Center of Vietnam, also considered as the biggest one in the South East Asia and has recently been listed as top attraction in Vietnam and the region; or visit Phap Diem stone cathredral – the most beautiful church in Vietnam which was built of stone and wood in all 24 years. Beside alluring tourists by its enormous size, the most interesting part of Phat Diem Church is such a center of a religion originated from Western country, is built in Vietnamese architecture.
In addition, Ninh Binh is endowed with many beautifully natural landscapes of rivers, limestone mountains,caves & forests. You can take eco-tours with boat trips to contemplate scenic lanscapes of Tam Coc – Bich Dong Grottoes, Trang An eco-tourism center , Van Long Nature Reserse… or doing adventure tours to explore the oldest Cuc Phuong National Park, a rained forest rich in fauna & flora by biking, trekking deep into the jungle, homestaying with Muong local ethnic