Best Ninh Binh Attractions

Best Ninh Binh Attractions

Ninh Binh is a charming location for your exploration of natural beauty of "Halong Bay on land" with majestic limestone islands, of religious pilgrimage to holy pagodas or church and of authentic experience with friendly local people here.

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 Travel Guide

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.

Ninh Binh attractions

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.

Ninh Binh attractions- Bai Dinh Pagoda

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 …

Ninh Binh attraction - Cuc Phuong national park

Ninh Binh’s specialties.

Together with sightseeing of Ninh Binh attractions, it will be a big miss if you do not try some different local dishes such as delicious dishes made from mountain goat meat, Kim Son wine or Com Chay (dried rice) …. and get such nice souvenir products as Kim Son’s fine arts, Hoa Lu’s high-class embroidery, hanger products and rocky sculpture products for export, Gia Vien’s rattan and bamboo knitting products, etc....

Ninh Binh attractions - Com Chay

How to get to Ninh Binh?

Just 100 km far from Hanoi and in 2.5 hour drive, you will be in Ninh Binh. If you like discover Ninh Binh attractions such as Hoa Lu, Tam Coc, Bich Dong in a budget day tour, you can join us in a shared group tour from Hanoi, daily departure. More flexible and comfortable between your own group, you can get a Ninh Binh private tour or just book a private car rental from Hanoi to discover Ninh Binh attractions.We do organise with all of these services, so if you would like to get free consultancy or qoutation, please, contact us at bluewaytourist@gmail.com for further information.We wish you an enjoyable holiday in Vietnam!

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