Boat tours are the best means of navigating Trang An, 95 kilometers south of Hanoi. The dock is located seven kilometers from downtown Ninh Binh, with three tours exploring the maze of limestone karst towers and waterways, which cover over 6,000 hectares (14,800 acres). Tours last three hours and are priced at VND250,000 ($11) per adult, and VND120,000 for children from one to 1.3 meters.
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Vietnam has been named the world’s leading heritage destination for a second time in a row at the 2020 World Travel Awards held in Russia on Sunday.
Thung Nham bird park in Ninh Binh province houses more than 40 species of birds with more than 50,000 birds. The most wonderful time for bird watching at Thung Nham is when flocks of birds appear at dawn and dusk.
Reached in about 500 steps, the summit of Mua Mountain is an ideal vantage point to take in magnificent Trang An landscape in Ninh Binh Province. The complex, a UNESCO world heritage site, is a spectacular landscape of limestone karst peaks permeated with valleys, many of them partly submerged and surrounded by steep, almost vertical cliffs.
UNESCO recognised Trang An Landscapes complex in Ninh Binh province welcomed over 5.2 million visitors, including 502,000 foreigners in August alone, earning over VND2 trillion (nearly $100 million).
At the Natural Thung Nham Bird Park in the northern province of Ninh Bình, visitors can view bird species as well as glowing stalactites in a cave.
In its 1050 years existance, the magnificent Ninh Bình enjoyed its incognito status for a thousand years. In the past 50 years, Ninh Bình has seen more economic development and world recognition more ever than before.
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