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Bai Dinh Pagoda

Gia Sinh Commune, Gia Vien District, Ninh Binh 430000, Vietnam
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“electric car” (42 reviews)
“big buddha” (6 reviews)
Gia Sinh Commune, Gia Vien District, Ninh Binh 430000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful pagoda with thousands of Buddist statues, a religious place that most Vietnamese go to in Ninh Binh. Marvellously decorated, with much respect, praying!

Thank TravelWanderlust90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an astounding 21st century accomplishment. You would never see anything comparable in the USA.

Thank kyy0te
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you have the time, go here! It's quite close to trang an/ninh binh and in the park it's a small walk or electric car ride to all the pagodas. Try to go from the lowest one to the top for the most impressive experience....More

Thank kasc90
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When entering the town follow the signs and then take a right a the curve in the rode going left. There are no very clean signs here and as the pagoda is clearly on your left one could be confused. Parking for the bicycle was...More

Thank MarijnHG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just about 100km from Hanoi. Bai Dinh the biggest pagoda in Southeast Asean and famous for many records. It has thousands statues among the main street. The entrance fee is free. However, you need to use the electric car to move from the parking. It...More

2  Thank PhuongNhung78
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A truly marvelous place. Will leave you in awe of God's handiwork! - mountains, caves, lagoon, islets...

Thank Maristela O
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This is commercial endeavor! The pagoda is brand new, finished in 2010. It is impressive, but it has no historic significance whatsoever. It might be something to see if you have nothing better to do in the area, however, it is not for those who...More

1  Thank Ligia J
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

it's very very big. many bronze statues majestic view of Buddha, goddess of mercy etc. expect lots of walking. during my visit it was very cooling. strong breeze of autumn makes the walking soo comfortable. from the entrance v took the electric car for about...More

Thank Samantha_SSc
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Expect that the will not offer explanations on statues and figurines. Best to get a guide or read on it before your trip.

Thank diaryofadesertfox
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

One can spend countless hours roaming around here. This place seems to have it all including the largest pagoda I have ever seen. You can take an elevator to the top for 50,000 VND. Awesome views everywhere. Another very cool spot is the large Buddha...More

Thank Scott S
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Response from mikemery | Reviewed this property |
I was wearing shorts and t-shirt which was fine
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Response from Her T | Reviewed this property |
what I always do is cover up breast/arms and wearing knee lenght skirts dresses or shorts.