Forget Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City, now we’ll explore to Ninh Binh by Motorcycle Trip.
In Northern Vietnam, Ninh Binh will leave you in awe with its stunning natural scenery and quaint village and historical buildings.
Just 80 km south of the capital city of Hanoi, Ninh Binh is the lesser-known gem of Northern Vietnam. It is a quaint city famous for its picturesque natural scenery and beautiful historical and religious sites. This area is also known as the “Halong Bay on Land”, but with the benefit of being much less touristy and untouched. Here are some amazing things to do when you visit Ninh Binh:
Ninh Binh Motorcycle trip
Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex
Location: Ninh Xuan commune, Hoa Lu district.
Landscapeticket price year 2019: Adult 200.000vnd/ticket/route, children under 1m high only 100.000vnd.
First Motorcycle trip, you will visit one of the most famous tourist destinations in Ninh Binh, the Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex of valleys and Crosswater caverns. You can take a scenic boat ride through the river networks, besides you’ll be greeted with amazing sights of the extraordinary natural landforms, hidden caves, and beautiful riverside temples.
Van Long Natural Wetland Reserve (Van Long Swamp)
Location: Gia Van commune, Gia Vien district.
Landscape ticket price: 20.000vnd/person, boat ticket price: 60.000vnd/boat/2 persons.
If you want to continue exploring wetlands and valleys of Ninh Binh then you can head to Van Long swamp. Which is a wetland reserve and that is the place to come for keen birdwatchers. As this is a protected area of land, it is teeming with local flora and fauna, so if you are a nature and want to find out the Vietnamese wildlife then don’t miss it off the itinerary. The wetlands are the home to a number of Vietnamese species like monkeys, reptiles, and birds, many species of primates. If luckily you’ll see to the Delacour’s Langur.
Location: Khe Ha hamlet, Ninh Xuan commune, Hoa Lu district.
Landscape ticket price: 100.000vnd/person.
Next Motorcycle trip, just 5 km away from Ninh Binh city, we will go to Mua Cave. There are famous picturesque Mua Caves and its entire area of limestone mountains, so Ninh Binh has been nick-named “Halong Bay on land”.
If the weather is nice, the view is amazing and you will see hundreds of the limestone mountains, the river and the lovely views of the rice paddies. At the top, you’ll see a magnificent view of the other side of Mua Caves on over flatter land with Ninh Binh in the distance. And so you should ride a motorcycle in the early morning, at the best time to visit.
Nham Valley Bird Park
Location: Ninh Hai commune, Hoa Lu district.
Entrance ticket price: 100.000vnd/person, free for children under 0.8m high, discounted 50% for children from 0.8m to 1.3m high.
Bird park route ticket price: 30.000vnd/person, but cave ticket price: 20.000vnd/person.
The Thung Nham Bird Garden is a picturesque attraction that is worth a visit. The park is located in the mountains, and there are a huge number of indigenous species birds nesting here. So you should try to visit in the early morning or late afternoon, at that time, a plethora of colorful birds would cover the trees in the park. In addition to the birds, you can also go fishing in the park and can even camp here depending on the season.
Cuc Phuong National Park
Location: Nho Quan district.
Final Motorcycle trip, let’s go to the Cuc Phuong forest. Cuc Phuong National Park is one of the main national parks in Vietnam and was established in 1962. And this land now spans 222 square kilometers and made up of tropical forests that are home to a plethora of wildlife. Also on a visit here, you will find some 307 species of birds as well as 133 species of mammals and 122 species of reptiles. Especially you will also find over 2,000 different kinds of plants. So here making nature lovers must visit the place.
Trying on the interesting things
Try the Goat meat & Local food
Consultation: Duc De Restaurant, Hoang Giang Restaurant, Thang Long Restaurant
Stop motorcycle trip and take a break, Ninh Binh is known for its local specialties and one of these famous dishes is the mountain goat called “De Nui”. The meat has a strong flavor and is often baked to create a delicious and smoky dish and so that’s something to try when you’re in Ninh Binh. Also, goat meat is also often served with rice paper and lots of fresh herbs.
Moreover, Ninh Binh also has another special fried rice dish called “Com Chay”. And this dish is made from burnt rice and then shaved off the bottom of the cooking pot; also it produces a nutty and crunchy result…
Take A Ninh Binh Motorcycle Tour
Only $ 20-25/ 1 day tour motorbike/ person (460.000vnd – 570.000vnd). Including a driver (speaking English), motorbike, helmet, gasoline, free drinks. Excluding landscape ticket price, meal, tip fee.
One of the best ways to explore Ninh Binh is by Motorcycle Trip. The reason for this because Ninh Binh province is quite wide and takes a lot of time to explore. Therefore you need to rent a motorcycle and ride to many of the sights in town. Besides you can sign up for a dedicated tour with a guide who will show you all the key attractions in the area and fill you in on the history and culture of this part of Vietnam.
Also, if you are a private couple, you want to be free to explore, you can act to rent a motorcycle will be cheaper ($ 7-10/ 1 day). So please contact us will bring you the best motorcycle +84.914.79.3589 (Ms. Lee – WhatsApp)