Tam Coc - Bich Dong is considered as the most attractive tourist destination in Ninh Binh with famous names such as: 'Ha Long Bay on land' and 'Nam Thien Nhi Dong'.
100 km south of Hanoi capital, Tam Coc - Bich Dong tourist area is an extremely famous and attractive tourist complex that tourists have been looking for for years. Experiencing many ups and downs of history, this place still retains a very natural beauty and strangely attractive.
Here, visitors will admire the pristine natural beauty, with the beauty of the rustic and rustic countryside, with many clouds of water clouds that bring people immersed in nature, find the stillness. The heart of the soul together with the famous historical and cultural sites at home and abroad: Bich Dong Pagoda, Tam Coc Cave, Thai Vi Temple, and Tien Cave ...
Famous for the beauty of "Son Thuy Son", Tam Coc - Bich Dong is one of Ninh Binh's most famous landscapes such as "Ha Long" on land; At the same time, this is the only place still maintaining wet rice cultivation. What is more wonderful than seeing the ripe rice at the end of April, early May of the lunar calendar, from above, visitors will see the fields stretching from the edge of limestone mountains. near the middle of the river, the golden color of the rice and the faint aroma of the homeland and idyllic idyllic visitors.
Tam Coc means three caverns including Ca cave, Hai cave, and Ba cave. All three caves are pierced by the Ngo Dong river. Ca cave is 127 m long, through a large mountain, the mouth is over 20 m wide. In the cave there are many stalactites hanging down with various shapes and cool climates. About 1 km from Ca cave, Hai cave is 60 m long, the ceiling has many stalactites hanging down very strange, attracting visitors' eyes. Hang Ba is 50 meters long, lower than the other two caves, the ceiling like a stone arch.
The journey to discover Tam Coc starts from Dinh Cach boat landing, visitors will walk along the winding Ngo Dong river, admire the fascinating rocky mountains or can observe the rich aquatic life. stirring under the water and the wings fluttering on the grass or sprouts sprouting grass on the lagoon, all creating a very natural and idyllic beauty. Along the Ngo Dong River, visitors will visit 3 caves through the mountain. Time to go and come back about 2 hours.
If Tam Coc has a pristine beauty, it seems that in a certain place, Bich Dong has a classic beauty of Asian style that is hard to mix. About 2 km from Tam Coc, Bich Dong means "green cave" associated with rocky mountains. This is one of the landscapes called by the ancients "Nam Thien De Nhat" which is the second most beautiful cave in the South. Bich Dong consists of a water cave piercing the mountain bed and a dry cave lying on the middle of the mountain (making Bich Dong Pagoda).
Bich Dong pagoda was built in Hau Le period. Entering the pagoda, visitors will admire a large bell cast from the time of King Le Thai To. The scenery is charming with bridges, streams, long mountains, ancient trees crowded with ancient pagodas, pagodas connected with caves, four fragrant flower seasons.
It can be said that visitors to Tam Coc - Bich Dong will be "satisfied" with the beautiful natural scenery full of poetic water from the clear water or water lilies on either side of the river, you will feel lost. In the first place, when surrounded by high mountains and covered rivers. It is an unmistakable beauty of Vietnamese soil.