“Kong: Skull Island” made many Vietnamese people overwhelmed in front of beautiful scenes in their homeland. Discover five beautiful destinations in Ninh Binh if you are planning to “hunt” photos at “Skull Island”.
Trang An is a complex place including caves, mountains, valleys, lakes, streams… which have created a unique “Trang An” landscape in the northern delta as well as in all parts of the country. Charming place with many unique beautiful spots will bring visitors many new feelings.
Going to Trang An, tourists on Ninh Binh cycling tour will go through the mountains, watching such crystal clear water that you can admire alluring Xmas moss under the clear cool water, explore the caves with special names of specific meanings such as Sang cave (Light cave), Toi cave (Dark cave), Nau Ruou cave (Wine cave), Dia Linh cave, Ba Giot cave, etc.
During the trip to Trang An, you should stop at Vu Lam royal step-over palace, former military base in Tran Dynasty. With green scenery, with tranquility is surrounded by the nature of Trang An mountains, which makes us feel at fairyland.
When you stop by the Vu Lam royal step-over palace, you will be guided walking to the famous film studio of “Kong “. The way leading to the film studio is about 1km. Standing among the majestic mountains and forests, nearly 30 indigenous bamboo houses are preserved from the filming of “Kong”, which will make visitors feel like straying into the ancient world. In particular, on the island, there are always aboriginals in the movie waiting to welcome guests.
Tam Coc – Bich Dong
Tam Coc – Bich Dong, also known as the famous names such as “Ha Long Bay on the land” or “The second beautiful cave” is a key national tourism spot in Vietnam.
The best time to visit Tam Coc – Bich Dong is around May and June, in the harvest season of rice. Travelers on hoa lu tam coc tour will have easy have the beautiful check-in style photos with golden rice fields stretching to the horizon.
Just like Trang An, to visit Tam Coc, visitors have to go by boat to downstream along the romantic Ngo Dong River. The water is so clear that you can see the beautiful fish under the water. The scenery of Tam Coc is characterized by the harmonious combination of rock and water. The mountains here carry diversified images, creating a majestic beauty for ninh binh vietnam.
If the trip to Trang An is too leisurely, you go to the Cave where is considered “Great Wall” of Vietnam. To conquer the Mua cave, you have to conquer 486 stairs, but when arriving, there is no word which can be used to describe completely the beauty of Ninh Binh.
From the top of Mua Cave, you can see the way to Tam Coc Bich Dong. In the harvest season of rice, the whole area will be covered with a yellow color, in the winter, the field will be green again. Stand on the top of Mua Cave, you will see the small boats heading into Bich Dong on the far. All make a beautiful picture.
Van Long Lagoon
For those who have ever watched “Kong: Skull Island”, it will be easy to recognize that Van Long is the main scene in the film. Van Long Lagoon in Ninh Binh attracts tourists with blue water, such crystal clear water that visitors can see at the bottom. All the beauty here will make you enjoy and relax extremely.
The cost of transportation in Van Long Lagoon is 60,000 VND per boat and 20,000 VND per person. You should go in the afternoon to watch the storks flying to the nest at the beginning of the movie “Kong: Skull Island.”
After a hard climbing mountain trip, the reward for you will be beautiful views from the top of the mountain.
The stone church is further away, 30 km from Ninh Binh. Along the way, you can visit the Church to visit, this church architecture looks very beautiful and alluring. Phat Diem stone church is super wide with the wide and open campus.