Kenh Ga is one of the most quiet tourist areas in Ninh Binh. This hamlet is located in the flood zone of Hoang Long river, on the border between Gia Vien and Nho Quan districts, and connects 2 famous tourist destinations, Kenh Ga hot spring and Van Trinh cave. This natural ecological area has a blend of natural landscapes of rivers, mountains, lakes and fields, so it is very convenient for tourism development.
Kenh Ga floating village – Ninh Binh:
Kenh Ga junction is the confluence between Boi and Lang rivers into Hoang Long river, this place is called Vong Am because the weather is always warm, where many fish and aquatic creatures gather. Here has formed a fishing village called Kenh Ga.
- To come to Kenh Ga stream, visitors have to take a boat through Hoang Long tributaries to Kenh Ga floating village. This is a remote village in the limestone area of Gia Vien lowland, Ninh Binh. The village is surrounded by the Hoang Long river system.
- Agriculture in Kenh Ga village as well as other neighboring villages in the low-lying plains has only one crop. But because the field is located outside the dyke of the Hoang Long River, it depends entirely on nature. When the flood season comes early, the whole harvest may be lost. The rainy season is also the exciting time of fishing season on the river. The inhabitants of Kenh Ga village live scattered under the mountain range from Dau Toc to the confluence of Kenh Ga River. Kenh Ga village includes hamlets: Lo hamlet, Da Bia hamlet, Vuon Dau hamlet, Kenh Ga hamlet and Lo Soi hamlet. The total population of Kenh Ga village is nearly 3000 people, because of their livelihood, the inhabitants are not in clusters, but the houses are scattered all over the alluvial ground of the Hoang Long river, there are houses located in other localities. such as Vuon Dat hamlet in Gia Phu commune; Hamlet Lo, Da Bia is the land of Duc Long commune, Nho Quan district; At the end of Kenh Ga village is the land of Gia Minh commune.
- Kenh Ga village has the advantage that on the wharf under the boat, the villagers are very proficient in rivers or control small boats, which is very suitable for eco-tourism. Legend has it that the name Kenh Ga is because on the mountain here there is a high rock in the shape of a rooster. Kenh Ga floating village is surrounded by winding rivers forming 2 close junctions about 300m apart, which are the junction of Strawberry Garden and Kenh Ga junction. The area outside the Hoang Long river dike is an ecological zone. In the rainy season, this place is like an immense lagoon. The mountains seem to be submerged in the sea and isolated into sma
- ll green islands. Kenh Ga floating village in the future can be a famous eco-tourism and resort destination of Ninh Binh.
Kenh Ga hot spring is located in Kenh Ga village, Gia Thinh, Gia Vien. The stream flows from the heart of a mountain on Kenh Ga floating village and flows into the Hoang Long tributary. This is a famous mineral spring, with a high content of sodium chloride, potassium chloride, calcium chloride, magnesium chloride and bicarbonate salts. The water in the spring is colorless, odorless, slightly acrid, with a stable temperature of 53 °C.
Van Trinh cave is a large cave that can be classified as the most beautiful in Ninh Binh. The cave is located in Mo mountain in Thuong Hoa commune, Nho Quan district. The cave is located in a mountain over a hundred meters high. The entrance to the cave is halfway up the mountain, about 40 m high above the ground. Tourists who follow the tour to visit the cave will go by boat from Hoang Long river wharf. From Ninh Binh city, you can go to the cave along Trang An Boulevard from Ky Lan lake through Trang An eco-tourism area, Bai Dinh pagoda to the right dike of Hoang Long river extending to the cave.
Nham Hao cave or Ngoc Cao cave is a wet cave with a record length in Ninh Binh recently discovered, considered one of the most beautiful caves in the North. The cave has a length of about 3 km located in the mountain bed. Nham Hao cave is a new cave discovered by people not long ago, still quite wild and mysterious. The cave has many large caves estimated to be about 3 km long, deep in the mountain and has water, so that for hundreds of years, few people know about its mystery.