Bai Dinh pagoda Located in Gia Sinh commune, Gia Vien district, Bai Dinh is the biggest pagoda in Vietnam with an area of 700 hectares.
Hoa Lu ancient capital The ancient capital of Hoa Lu is the first capital of Vietnam in the tenth century. It is located in Hoa Lu district, Ninh Binh province. In 968, Dinh Bo Linh proclaimed himself emperor of Dai Co Viet (Great Viet) and established his capital at Hoa Lu Since then, until the last king of the dynasty of the past, it was the capital of the country for 42 years, 13 years under the Dinh (968-980) and 29 years under the previous (980-1009). Covering 400 hectares, Hoa Lu is a strong fortification erected by nature and man.
Phat Diem Cathedral It lies 28 km East of Ninh Binh city, Phat Diem Stone Church was designed and constructed (1875 - 1899) by father Pedro Tran Luc. Phat Diem's architecture is a sucessful combination of oriental pagodas and Gothic Church, which comprises lake, atrium, cathedral, 4 chapels, stone church, man-made cave.... Remarkable, mother Maria's heart Church is called as Stone Church, because all its parts were made of stone: wall, beams, windowns, towers and columns, etc.
Kenh Ga Hot Spring About 21km northeast of Ninh Binh, the hot spring is located in Kenh Ga floating village of Ga Kenh in Gia Thinh commune, Gia Vien District.
Van Long Natural Reserve About 17km away from Ninh Binh to the Northwest. Van Long is the largest wetland Reserve covering an area of nearly 3000 hectares. Van Long is home to a rich fauna and flora, particularly, a habitat of the largest number of white-hipped langurs( Delacour's langur).....
Tam Coc - Three grottoes Tourists call this site of rare beauty "Ha Long Bay without water", "Ha Long Bay rice fields", etc ... While the high rock formations of Halong Bay to stand - above the sea, those of Tam Coc dorminent a landscape of rice fields.
Dong Chuong Lake A clear, pearled lake located in Phu Loc and Phu Long Communes, Nho Quan district bears a name of Dong Chuong.
Bích động Pagoda From Tam Coc boat pier, drive East nearly 3 km, tourist will reach Bich Dong pagoda - an ever ancient three tiered cave pagoda. It is only accessible by steep stone steps, but it is really worth climbing up for a charming pagoda and stupendous view from the top.
Thai Vi temple Situated in Tam Coc - Bich Dong tourism area, Thai Vi temple was built to remember the Kings of Tran dynasty for establishment of Vu Lam Royal step-over in 1258 after the Kings passed away.
Bird valley - Ninh Binh Bird Valley is the ecotourism area of 34 ha, it located on Dam Khe village, Ninh Hai commune, Hoa Lu District, Ninh Binh.