DISCOVER THE BEAUTY OF NINH BINH - “PARADISE OF THE BEAUTIFUL SCENERY” IN THE NORTH, VIETNAM
There are many tours in Ninh Binh such as Bich Dong Pagoda - Mua Cave - Tam Coc - Thung Nham - Thai Vi Temple or Bai Dinh Temple - Hoa Lu - Trang An - Tuyet Tinh Coc but because of the limited time, only 2 days so we chose the route Bich Dong Pagoda - Hang Dance - Temple Bai Dinh - Trang An.
Missing the beautiful scenery of Ninh Binh
1. Bai Dinh pagoda
Not only has the charming and majestic scenery of a pagoda located in the middle of the mountains in Ninh Binh, but Bai Dinh pagoda is also the most beautiful and has many records pagoda in Vietnam. This is the largest temple in Vietnam and to visit all, you can take from 3-4 hours. The pagoda has a large main hall, a high tower, and countless Arhat statues, the temple architecture is extremely delicate, leaving many impressions in the hearts of visitors.
Bai Dinh Temple is taciturn.
Bai Dinh Pagoda is located in the middle of the mountains of Ninh Binh.
You are free to walk to visit the temple, but the most convenient is still a tram ride for 60,000 VND / person (2 ways). If you want to know more about this unique temple, you can hire a private guide for about 500,000 VND, the guide will introduce details of the places you will go through and interesting information about the temple. You cannot find it on the internet.
The tower at Bai Dinh pagoda.
Corridor where Arhat statues are located.
2. Trang An
Trang An is the most famous scenic spot that you should not miss when traveling to Ninh Binh. Coming to Trang An, the most impressive experience is sitting on a rowboat, floating on the Sao Khe stream to admire the majestic mountains. In Trang An, there are currently 2 beautiful sightseeing routes, the time for each boat is about 3-4 hours, you can choose:
Route 1: Tran Temple - Phu Khong visitors will visit 12 caves and 3 spiritual points stretching over the Sao Khe river about 15km in a closed circle: Trinh Temple, Tối cave, Sang cave, Nau Ruou cave , Tran temple, Ba Giot cave, Seo cave, Son Duong cave, Khong cave, Tran cave and Quy Hau cave.
Route 2: Vu Lam Palace - Kong Film Studio, tourists will visit 3 caves and 3 spiritual points: Trinh Temple, Dot cave, May cave, Suoi Tien Temple, Dia Linh Mountain, Dai cave, Vu Lam palace, and Kong Film Studio: Skull Island.
Spectacular scenery in Trang An.
A pristine corner in Trang An.
Each passenger boat visiting Trang An can carry from 4-5 people, each about 200,000 VND. If you want to rent a private boat for about 800,000VND can go 1-2 people and you can go anywhere you like. The feeling of sitting on a boat to admire the beautiful scenery of Trang An will surely you will never forget, the immense green, majestic mountains are wonderful.
3. The Mua Cave
The most ideal time to see the beautiful scenery at Mua Cave is from 4 - 5 pm, at this time you can avoid the sun and you can also admire the romantic beauty at sunset. It can be said that Mua Cave is an artistic masterpiece that nature bestowed on Ninh Binh land. To climb to the top, it only takes you 15 - 20 minutes, the higher up the narrow road, so be careful when moving offline! Ticket price is only 100,000VND / person and you can comfortably enjoy sightseeing, taking pictures "super virtual".
The road to Mua Cave also brings beautiful angles.
A branch of Dance cave.
An artistic masterpiece of nature in Hang Mua.
4. Bich Dong Pagoda
Bich Dong Pagoda is located close to Mua Cave and is the most peaceful and poetic destination in Ninh Binh. In front of the temple gate, there is a large and beautiful lotus lake. The tranquil and quiet pagoda scene along with the surrounding scenery, the idyllic houses of the local people give this place a strange silence. When visiting, visiting the temple scene you remember the order, do not affect the sanctuary!
A beautiful and peaceful scene at Bich Dong Pagoda.
How to move to Ninh Binh
We depart from Saigon and book flights to Hanoi, then continue by bus from Hanoi to Ninh Binh. Ninh Binh is about 100km from Hanoi, travel time from 2h30p to 3h, the ticket price is about 150,000VND / person. Some passenger car companies that you can choose such as Thuy Duong, An Phu Quy, Anh Tuan, Anh Vu, Cat Loi, Cuc Mung ...
The delicious food hard to resist in Ninh Binh
Ninh Binh tourism cannot ignore the famous specialties of this land such as goat meat, vermicelli, vermicelli, sticky rice, fish salad, mountain snail, eel vermicelli, grilled chicken leg, cake multi perch ... These special dishes have a specially delicious taste and will definitely make you unforgettable in Ninh Binh cuisine. Some good restaurants that you can refer to:
Do not forget to enjoy Ninh Binh goat meat, all delicious.
Burning rice - Ninh Binh specialties - at De Quy 135 Ninh Xuan, Hoa Lu and Ninh Binh.
Bun cha fan at Tinh Mai restaurant 07 Pham Hong Thai, Pho 3, Van Giang.
Goat meat can be eaten at De Quy restaurant.
Sticky eggs are eaten in Nho Quan, Ninh Binh.
Raw fish salad in Kim Son, Ninh Binh.
Anabas rice cake at Lien Dong restaurant 94 Hoang Dieu, Thanh Binh ward, Ninh Binh.
Binh Dung bird in New Town, Me town, Gia Vien district.
Mountain snails in Tam Diep, Yen Mo, and Nho Quan areas.
Eel Vermicelli with 999 Tran Hung Dao eel
Chicken leg grilled on street 8 is located on street 8 near Luong Van Tuy High School, Ninh Binh City.
Ninh Binh Tourism - Admire the beautiful scenery like "paradise".
Beautiful Ninh Binh with majestic famous landscapes, attracting millions of visitors every year, will make you go and do not want to go home. Not only are there beautiful mountains and pagodas, but also people are friendly, life is also peaceful, fresh air is very suitable to relieve stress on the weekend. A trip to Ninh Binh 2 days 1 night may not be enough for you to discover all the beautiful scenery, but with that time, it also helps you have unforgettable experiences with the famous scenic beauty of Trang An - Mua Cave.
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