Bich Dong - Tam Coc HTML clipboardLocation: In the Ngu Nhac Son Mountains, in
Dam Khe Village, Ninh Hai Commune, Hoa Lu District, Ninh Binh Province. Characteristics: King Le Canh Hung said that Bich Dong was the second
nicest grotto in Vietnam, after the Huong Tich Grotto in Ha Tay Province.
Cuc Phuong National Park HTML clipboardLocation: Cuc Phuong National Park is
located 100km south of Hanoi in Ninh Binh and it is on the borders of three
provinces of Ninh Binh, Hoa Binh and Thanh Hoa. Characteristics: Cuc Phuong National Park is surrounded by several
limestone cliffs, the highest being May Bac, meaning "silver cloud," with a
height of 656m.
Dinh Temple HTML clipboardLocation: Dinh Temple is located in Truong
Yen Ha Commune and Le Temple is located in Truong Yen Thuong Communce, Hoa Lu
District, Ninh Binh Province. Characteristics: Dinh Temple worships King Dinh Tien Hoang and Le Temple
worships King Le Dai Hanh. These temples were built in 17th century.
Hoa Lu Ancient Capital HTML clipboardLocation: Hoa Lu Ancient Capital is 13km
from Ninh Binh Town, Ninh Binh Province. Characteristics: In 968, Dinh Bo Linh ascended to the throne and took the
name of King Dinh Tien Hoang and reunified the country under the name of Dai Co
Viet and Hoa Lu was its capital for 41 years (968-1009).
Phat Diem Cathedral HTML clipboardLocation: Phat Diem Cathedral is in Luu
Phuong Commune, Phat Diem Town, Kim Son District, 130km south of Hanoi, and 28km
southeast of Ninh Binh Town. Characteristics: Phat Diem Cathedral is the center of Catholicism in
north Vietnam and also a tourist site attracting foreign and domestic visitors
Phat Diem Cathedral was built between 1875 and 1899 four roofs and six sets of
iron wooden pillars and consists of a network of ponds, lakes, churches, and
Thai Vy Temple HTML clipboardLocation: Thai Vy Temple is located to the
west of Van Lam Hamlet, Ninh Hai Commune, Hoa Lu District, Ninh Binh Province.
Characteristics: The temple worships four generations of Kings Tran, Tran
Thai Tong, Tran Thanh Tong, Tran Nhan Tong, and Tran Anh Tong.
According to the history, Thai Vy Temple was built during Tran Dynasty (the
13th– 14thcentury) follow the internal attack with outside support (noi cong,
ngoai quoc) architecture.
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