When is the best time to visit Ninh Binh?
If you’re wondering when the best time to visit Ninh Binh is, take a look at this guide to find out!
The weather in Ninh Binh
Best time to visit Ninh Binh
Although it’s great to travel to Ninh Binh at any time of the year, there are some special occasions in which you can enjoy the best of Ninh Binh.
February, March, and April in Ninh Binh
Spring is a lovely time to travel to Ninh Binh. At this time, the weather in Ninh Binh is not too hot or too cold, perfect for getting lost in nature.
Also, the locals celebrate Tet holidays and other traditional holidays during this time, so you can combine sightseeing and joining the festivals.
Apart from scenic spots like Trang An and Tam Coc – Bich Dong, Ninh Binh is also famous for its historical sites and spiritual tourist spots.
In spring, you should visit some famous temples, such as Bich Dong Pagoda, Bai Dinh Pagoda, and Duyen Ninh Pagoda.
Late May to early June in Ninh Binh
Late May to the beginning of June is the best time to travel to Ninh Binh and explore the beautiful golden paddy fields.
Moreover, when traveling to Ninh Binh at this time, you can avoid the hot and humid heat of the city.
In Tam Coc, the rice fields are painted bright yellow with a green color from the mountains, creating a beautifully natural picture.
An ideal place to enjoy the golden rice season of Tam Coc is the Mua Cave (Hang Mua).
Best things to do in Ninh Binh & How to get there
There are two options for visiting Ninh Binh.
- Taking Ninh Binh tours
- Exploring Ninh Binh on your own
Taking Ninh Ninh Binh tours from Hanoi
Several daily tours depart from Hanoi to Ninh Binh, offering convenient ways to explore this historic land.
If you have limited time to spend in Vietnam, for example, only two weeks in Vietnam, I would suggest taking a day tour from Hanoi to save time and money.
Some of the most recommended tours are:
DIY Ninh Binh exploration
If you wish to stay longer in Ninh Binh and explore the area on your own, you can take a direct train or bus from Hanoi to Ninh Binh.
After arriving, you rent a bike or taxi to take you to the famous tourist spots in Ninh Binh.
A great place to stay in Ninh Binh is Trang An Retreat. The resort offers a quiet getaway while still being close to sightseeing attractions. Also, you can enjoy a lovely swimming pool with a great mountain view.