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Bai Dinh Pagoda

Gia Sinh Commune, Gia Vien District, Ninh Binh, Vietnam
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Gia Sinh Commune, Gia Vien District, Ninh Binh, Vietnam
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited this pagoda because we accidentally saw the high pagoda tower from a distance. And glad that we decided to have a visit.

Thank DitaGenier
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Initially we mistook the statues as artefacts. Considering it was recently built, there's already a lot of wear and tear. Only giving it such a low rating because of the desception of authenticity. Having been to Angkor Wat, The Grand Palace and temples in Bali,...More

Thank kezzamenazza
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely worth a trip but the "free" Buddhist temple has hidden costs everywhere. You have to park a bit away from the entrance and they will charge you for it (15.000 for a motorcycle) then they'll probably tell you it's to far to walk and...More

Thank Siggert92
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The climb isn't as tough as it looks, the cave has gorgoues tiny bats inside but remember to wear appropriate clothing. This is a place of worship Afterall and it was really embarrassing to see other tourists ignoring the signs to be respectful and wear...More

1  Thank Sophie G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its a great place and a must see if you're into temples and pagodas. Even if you're not there's a lot to see like the scenery. Don't take the electric car its mush nicer to take the 10mins to walk. Ended up only having time...More

1  Thank Kanaena
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's too big, nice view. Don't forget to drink plenty of water and may be visit and leave it when the light on, it is really wonderful experience

Thank leahoney09
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's an over rated temple that's too spread out to be respectable. It's a temple built to make money...the parking lot is over two miles from the temple entrance which requires one to pay the 30k per person shuttle fee (one way!). Once at the...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You have to walk for about 25 minutes to get to this Pagoda, after you get off the electric buggy at the entrance. So make sure you're wearing good shoes and carrying water. The pagoda is beautiful and has Buddha's life depicted on every floor...More

Thank Panav H
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Bao Dinh is a biggest temple in Asian. It's too big space, nice view and majestic. It's located on the high hill. Temple have alot of Buddha with different face. ... many things are beatiful.

Thank Janny23456
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The biggest pagoda in Asia - amazing view, beautiful place to visit one day, the pagoda on the Ding Mountain with the biggest bronze Buddha statue 10m heigh and 100 tons, Great Bell weigh of 36 tons, and 500 Arhat statues

Thank NothingLikeVietnam
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Response from mikemery | Reviewed this property |
I was wearing shorts and t-shirt which was fine
16 February 2017|
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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.