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
The tropical monsoon climate influences the weather in Ninh Binh, but there are not many changes throughout the year. Ninh Binh has a relatively milder climate than other places in Vietnam.
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 that 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 along with other traditional holidays during this time, so you can combine both sightseeing and joining the festivals.
Apart from the scenic spots like Trang An and Tam Coc – Bich Dong, Ninh Binh is also famous for its historical sites and spiritual tourist spots.
Some famous temples that you should visit in spring such as Bich Dong Pagoda, Bai Dinh Pagoda, 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 put on a bright yellow color with a highlight of green color from the mountains, creating a beautifully natural picture.
An ideal place to enjoy the golden rice season of Tam Coc is at the Dance Cave (Hang Mua).
Best things to do in Ninh Binh & How to get there
Traveling to Ninh Binh, you will have the opportunity to visit the natural heritage and world cultural heritage of Trang An, Bai Dinh Pagoda, Tam Coc – Bich Dong, Van Long Nature Reserve or the ancient capital of Hoa Lu.
There are two options to visit Ninh Binh
Taking Ninh Binh tours
Exploring Ninh Binh on your own
Taking Ninh Ninh Binh tours from Hanoi
Several daily tours are departing from Hanoi to Ninh Binh, offering convenient ways to explore this historic land.
If you have a 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.
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 view of the mountain.