Trang An tourist area is located in Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex (Ninh Binh province) less than 100km from Hanoi capital. Perhaps that is why this place is chosen by a large number of tourists in the North as an ecological and spiritual tourist destination every summer vacation, holiday or weekend. Let’s discover if this place is really the “fairy of the world” as tourists often mention!
Trang An is likened to a “Ha Long on land” with magnificent beauty created by a system of multi-layered rocks reflecting down on small, winding streams connecting caves and deserted valleys. profile. The harmony of rocks, rivers, forests and sky in Trang An creates a lively natural world full of charm. This place is also a place to preserve and contain many ecosystems of wetlands, forests on limestone mountains, archaeological sites and unique cultural and historical sites.
In addition to the 1.6 km long road tourist route through three consecutive passes, which are Can Pass, Vai Pass and Tran Temple Pass, coming to Trang An eco-tourism area, visitors can also choose a waterway tourist route. combine climbing in a closed route. Departing from the central wharf with the first stop is Trinh temple, next visitors take a boat through Dia Linh caves, Dark caves, Sang caves, Nau Ruou cave, then go ashore and climb nearly 500 stone steps to enter. incense at Tran temple. After that, visitors get off the boat and go through Sinh cave, Si cave, Ba Giot cave, Seo cave, Son Duong cave and visit Khong palace, then continue the route to Khong cave, Tran cave, Quy Hau cave and return to the point. departure and end of the trip.
Ticket price and system of 3 routes to discover Trang An
Ticket price at Trang An Ninh Binh
– Adults over 1.3m: 250,000 VND/person
– Children 1m – 1.3m: 100,000 VND/person
– Children < 1m: Free
– Private boat ride: 1,250,000 VND/boat
– Hire a guide: 300,000 VND/tour
The above price includes boat trip to visit Trang An Ninh Binh by waterway on Ngo Dong River. Each boat takes about 4-5 people and the journey lasts about 4-5 hours. We can choose 1 of 3 main tours to visit.
Introducing 3 outstanding sightseeing routes
Route 1: The route takes visitors to visit 9 caves with vivid and unique stalactite shapes with 3 spiritual sites in a closed circle in 3.5 – 4.5 hours. Through it, we can partly understand the history of Dinh Dynasty, know more interesting information about Tran Temple – World Cultural and Natural Heritage. The route goes in the following direction: boat dock – Trinh Temple – Dark Cave – Morning Cave – Nau Ruou Cave – Tran Temple – Ba Giot Cave – Seo Cave – Son Duong Cave – Phu Khong – Bao Hieu Pagoda – Khong Cave – Tran Cave – Quy Hau Cave – back to the marina.
Route 2: Includes 4 caves and 3 spiritual sites, where we can learn about the historical era of the Tran Dynasty at Vu Lam Palace. The journey takes about 2.5 – 3 hours, moving from the marina – Hang Lam – Hang Vang – Hang Thanh Slide – Suoi Tien Temple – Hang Dai – Vu Lam Palace, then return to the marina.
Route 3: New route operated since 2017 with a duration of 3 – 3.5 hours, the highlight is the longest cave and other Trang An Ninh Binh ecological zones. Visitors will be amazed at the scenery of the stalactite system at May cave with a length of more than 1000m created by the hands of mother nature. Besides, you can also find out about the roots at the historical site of Suoi Tien temple. The route we go through is as follows: Marina – Trinh Temple – Cloud Cave – Suoi Tien – Dia Linh Cave – Dai Cave – Vu Lam Hanh Cung – Kong studio then return.
In addition, visitors can also register to go kayaking in Trang An Ninh Binh with 2 outstanding routes. In which, route 1 goes through Trinh Temple, to check-in under Tam Quan gate, passes Dark cave, Quy Hau cave mouth and Ngoc mountain. Route 2, you can check-in at Thuy Dinh to learn historical information about Vu Lam palace. Kayak ticket prices are calculated specifically as follows:
– Single boat 2 hours: 250,000 VND/boat
– Single boat 2 hours: 300,000 VND/boat
– Double boat 2 hours: 350,000 VND/boat
– 3-hour double boat: 400,000 VND/boat
Trang An scenic complex also surrounds Hoa Lu special-use primeval forest with a diverse and rich ecosystem, including rare animals such as ground phoenix, starling, babbler, monkey, python, especially especially the white gibbon, a species listed in the world’s red book.
In addition to the outstanding values of landscape and geology, Trang An scenic complex also has archaeological sites such as Bui cave, Trong cave, Cho mountain cave…, proving the survival process of ancient people. in this land from thousands of years ago. As the southern defense system of the ancient capital of Hoa Lu, this place also has the existence of relics associated with the three dynasties Dinh – Tien Le – Ly, connected with the historical complex of Hoa ancient capital. Lu, which stands out are the temple and tomb of King Dinh Tien Hoang, the temple and tomb of King Le Dai Hanh, the stele house commemorating King Ly Thai To, the cultural and spiritual center of Bai Dinh pagoda – a large pagoda complex. Southeast Asia and converging many records in Vietnam and Asia… Therefore,
Coming to Trang An, visitors can also participate in many unique experience activities such as kayaking, sightseeing, sightseeing Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex by helicopter, or enjoy special dishes. Local foods such as goat meat, burnt rice… Besides, the enthusiasm, thoughtfulness and friendliness of the tour guide and local people are also factors contributing to attracting tourists to come and return. back here.