Hi Hanoi Explore Travel ! I and my family are going to travel in Ninh Binh 2 Days from Hanoi. Can you give me some suggestions Ninh Binh Itinerary for 2 Days, please? With a period of 2 days where should I go to the most reasonable places? How is the hotel? Should I go with a tour or by myself? Incase I want to book a tour so how much money for a person? And total How many days in Ninh Binh? and Best Ninh Binh Itinerary we should to do. Thank you!

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Tam Coc Rice Fields in Rice Season

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Recommend places for Ninh Binh Itinerary 2 Days

  • Bai Dinh Pagoda is located on Bai Dinh Mountain in Gia Sinh Commune, Gia Vien District, Ninh Binh Province. Bai Dinh Pagoda area includes the ancient pagoda and the new pagoda. Bai Dinh Pagoda is designed with monumental architecture, bold traditional identity, attractive area for foreign tourists. This is a famous destination, honored as the largest pagoda in Southeast Asia.
Trang an Bai Dinh in Ninh Binh
  • Trang An is a landscapes complex in Ninh Binh Province,spectacular landscape of limestone karst peaks permeated with valleys, many of them partly submerged and surrounded by steep, almost vertical cliffs. This landscapes are also rich in wetland ecosystems, limestone forest and ancient ruins of Hoa Lu.

Ninh Binh Itinerary for 2 Days 1 Night

  • There are many different schedules for the trip Ninh Binh 2 days 1 night. Among them, Bai Dinh Pagoda and Trang An are the most attractive destinations. The article below will suggest for you a schedule. Visit Bai Dinh padoda includes both of majestic sceneries and spirit values. This is the largest spiritual pagoda in Viet Nam and one of the must-see places in Ninh Binh.
  • Visiting Trang An ecotourism complex you will admire famous karst mountains which are very unique in Viet Nam as well as in Asia. This place is said to be “Ha Long bay on land”
trang an grottoes ninh binh

Option 1

Day 1: Ha Noi – Bai Dinh Pagoda – Trang An

In the Morning

  • Depart from Hanoi to Bai Dinh Pagoda (Ninh Binh), traveling time about 2-3 hours. If you go in the direction of high speed Phap Van – Cau Gie – Ninh Binh and then turn to Highway 10,which is just 10km from the city centre – Ninh Binh, it takes about 1.5 hours to get there.
  • It’s about 15km from here to Bai Dinh. Some famous tourist sites, beautiful landscapes for tourists to visit and explore Bai Dinh pagoda such as: Ancient Pagoda (4km from New Pagoda), Light cave, Dark cave, Holy Nguyen temple, Cao Son temple, Ngoc well. => about 2-3 hours is a time for you to discover these places.
  • If you want to save time for other places, as well as for your health, you can buy electric car tickets to visit because the temple area is quite wide, when you have finished sight-seeing Bai Dinh Pagoda if you still have time, you should visit King Dinh Temple, Le King it is far about 4km from Bai Dinh.
  • In the noon: Have lunch and rest for 1-2 hours.

In the afternoon

  • After you have rested a short time, about 14h you will move to Trang An Grottoes, time for sightseeing is about 3-5 hours. Key locations throughout Trang An : Trinh Temple, Tran temple, Cay Thi temple … If you want to enjoy goat meat, rice fire which get local flavors in Ninh Binh province, you can choose Ba Cua restaurant.
  • Then you will return to Ninh Binh City. and check into your hotel, have dinner & rest. It has ended the first of two days of the journeyin Ninh Binh. There’s so much night-life in this small town such as:you can Walk Around Quarter 8, Co Do Stilt House,eat some special foods at Huong Mai Restaurant, and other restaurants.
Rowing Sampan Boat Trip in Trang An

Day 2: Phat Diem stone church – Kenh Ga hot spring – Hanoi

In the morning

  • It is time for you to continue your journey in your 2 Days Ninh Binh Itinerary. It is 28km from Ninh Binh to Phat Diem stone church. After having breakfast, you will depart. It is 2-5 hours for you to Take photo, visit Phat Diem Stone Cathedral.

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In the noon: Have lunch near stone church or go back to Ninh Binh city.

In the afternoon

  • Tourist leaves from Kenh Ga (25 kilometers away from here in the North of Ninh Binh, it takes about 30-45 minutes), you can take hot springs here. It is about 5 hours for moving. Ticket price for visiting is 15k,and ticket price for bathing hot spring is 170k / person.
  • Ninh Binh Itnerary 2 Days Tour, you can also replace the second day with visiting Cuc Phuong National Park or Thung Nham bird garden, Van Long Swamp. These places are also ideal destinations. It’s more convenient to combine the hot mineral spring in Kenh Ga with the Van Long Swamp, because 2 places are quite near each other.
Phat Diem Stone Cathedral is a best choice for Ninh Binh 2 Days 1 Night Itinerary

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Option 2

Day 1: Hanoi – Phat Diem Cathedral – Thien Ha Galaxy Cave

  • Straight from Hanoi, visit Phat Diem Stone Cathedral and have lunch there. Visit Thien Ha Cave in the afternoon, then return to Ninh Binh city in the evening, rent a hotel room to stay in and taste the regional cuisine.

Day 2: Trang An Grottoes – Hoa Lu Ancient Capital – Bai Dinh Pagoda – Hanoi

  • From Ninh Binh City, go to Trang An Landscape Complex and take a boat ride to enjoy the stunning scenery. Then, move to Hoa Lu capital to visit the temples of King Dinh and King Le.
  • The final stop you should visit before returning to Hanoi is Bai Dinh pagoda. This newly-built pagoda is known for many amazing records.

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How much for Ninh Binh Itinerary 2 days 1 night? 

  • If you choose self-travel in Ninh Binh, you will be active on your time, as well as choose your favorite places. However, you will have to contact by yourself everything on your trip such as: Means of travelling, destinations, ticket price, hotel, and eating…
  • In contrast, if you buy a tour Ninh Binh 2 days 1 night from Hanoi, company that you book tour will take care you from A to Z about travelling, sightseeing, eating …. A minus is that you will not be active on time.
Hoa Lu Tam Coc Mua Cave Small Group Tour

You wonder whether you should choose self-travel or tour

  • If you are in Hanoi, you can go to Hanoi Explore Travel  at 37 Ngo Huyen Str, Hoan Kiem Dist to book tours. This is one of the Best Hanoi Travel Agency that is highly rated on Tripadvisor by the quality and service of the tour 2 days 1 night. Or you can see more all ninh binh tours organize by us through our live website to get reasonable itinerary and best price for your trip with us

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  • Therefore, depending on the purpose of the trip, the number of people, costs … you can choose the best way to visit Ninh Binh.
  • The cost of tourism in Ninh Binh in 2 days depend on the location, the need to eat, hotel … Fluctuate from 1.500.00 VND to 1.800.000 VND / tour.

Hopefully, with the above information will help you to answer the questions about tourism Best Ninh Binh Itinerary for 2 days and 1 night should go where, how much money?

That’s all about the number of days and detail of itinerary needed to travel to Ninh Binh for 2 Days and what to do and see during that time. 

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