Find out how to plan your most enjoyable trip to Ninh Binh Vietnam with our collection of best Ninh Binh tours including Ninh Binh bicycle tour, Tam Coc Binh bike ride, off the beaten path Ninh Binh cycling holidays, easy, guided Ninh Binh biking itinerary, off the beaten track Ninh Binh cycle packages are crafted for family travel, private small group tour.
Ninh Binh map
Situated on the Red River Delta, Ninh Binh separates the North and the Central Vietnam by Tam Diep Mountain Range. It is surrounded by Hoa Binh, Ha Nam provinces on the north, Nam Dinh Province on the east and Thanh Hoa on the west and the south.
Ninh Binh province is subdivided into 8 districts and towns including Gia Vien, Hoa Lu, Kim Son, Nho Quan, Yen Khanh, Yen Mo, Ninh Binh city, Tam Diep.
Ninh Binh weather
The average temperature is 23.4 Celsius degree and its high humidity, between 80-85%, is typical for tropical monsoon climate. The best time to visit Binh Ninh falls between November to April of the following year when it is in the dry season.
Ninh Binh best things to see
In Ninh Binh, Hoa Lu Ancient Capital (in Truong Yen Commune, Hoa Lu District now) was chosen as the first capital of Vietnam feudal centralism regime and the Dai Co Viet’s political, economic and cultural centre with the name of Kings Dinh Tien Hoang, Le Dai Hanh and Ly Thai To in 10th century. In 1010, King Ly Thai To moved the capital from Hoa Lu to Thang Long (Hanoi now), opening a new era for Vietnamese people.
Ninh Binh owns beautiful Tam Coc, Bich Dong, Dich Long, Hoa Son, Tien caves, Van Trinh Grotto and other special landscapes following:
Cuc Phuong National Park is home of varies of strange flora and fauna. Especially it is enjoyable to touch the thousand-year-old cho xanh (parashrea stellata) and sau (Dracontomelum Duperranum or Dancorra Edulis) trees, 50-70m high. The park is also suitable to watch birds, butterflies and orchid flowers.
Phat Diem Cathedral is a solemn and interesting architectural complex, reflecting the skilful and excellent stone carving art of the Vietnamese workers.
Ninh Binh’s people have created such famous and traditional 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.
Cuc Phuong National Park – Hoa Lu – Kenh Ga Village – Tam Coc – Bich Dong Pagoda – Trang An – Van Long Nature Reserve
Getting there and around
Located 90km far from Hanoi, Ninh Binh has convenient waterway and road networks of transportation. The Reunification Express Train from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City stops at Ninh Binh City. National Highway No.10 connects to Nam Dinh, Thanh Hoa provinces and National Highway No.12B links to Hoa Binh Province.
Ninh Binh bike tours
Bicycle Tour Northern Vietnam – Hanoi, Mai Chau, Ninh Binh 3 Days$ 181 – $ 228 Select options
Bike Tour Northern Vietnam 6 Days$ 371 – $ 468 Select options
Cycle Touring Northern Vietnam 6 Days$ 371 – $ 468 Select options
Cycling Tour Northern Vietnam – Ninh Binh, Cat Ba, Halong Bay 4 Days$ 244 – $ 307 Select options
Cycling Trip Northern Vietnam 4 Days$ 399 – $ 533 Select options
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