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Van Long Nature Reserve - A highlight for Ninh Binh tourism

Van Long is the largest wetland nature reserve in the northern region of Vietnam. Van Long nature reserve is located northeast of Gia Vien district, Ninh Binh province (about 100km far away from Hanoi capital). In 1999, it became a nature reserve, listed as a wetland protected area and a systems of special-use forests in Vietnam. It is the ideal tourist destination on the weekends for young people and families.

Van Long Nature Reserve - A highlight for Ninh Binh tourism

Van Long nature reserve is a region of high biodiversity, limestone ecosystem that is home to the largest population of Trachypithecus delacouri in Vietnam with over 100 individuals. Van Long wetland is a diverse ecosystem. In addition to the two main ecosystems, wetland and limestone forest, there are also ecosystems in the fields, lawns, swidden fields and village ecosystems.

Not only is the nature reserve, Van Long wetland is also an attractive landscape. Van Long lagoon is known as “wave-free bay” because when you go on a boat on the lagoon, you will see the water surface as a giant mirror. The landscape is like a mountain and water painting reflecting the limestone cliffs in clear water. The water here is so clear that you can look through moss on the bottom.

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A short trip to Van Long Nature Reserve (Ninh Binh province) from Hanoi has long been an attractive tour for nature beauty lover, who want to have interesting experience of Vietnam countryside’s daily life. Visit this place, you will cycle on small roads among peaceful villages and the rice field; take part in farming activities to be a real farmer before having a boat trip on the reservoir of Van Long Nature Reserve, the largest wetland of Northern Vietnam. You will have chance to be closed to nature with thousands of plants and hundreds of world-red-book animals.

Along with the Trang An Scenic Landscape complex and Tam Coc-Bich Dong National Park, the untouched and pristine beauty of Van Long Lagoon has attracted many travellers to the northern province of Ninh Binh. If you are a photo enthusiast, It really is ideal destination for you. Don’t miss this chance to explore Ninh Binh land – an ancient capital with picturesque landscape!
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