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Bai Dinh Pagoda

| Gia Sinh Commune, Gia Vien District, Ninh Binh, Vietnam
+84 91 389 91 35
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  • Average13%
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“electric car” (52 reviews)
“big buddha” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Gia Sinh Commune, Gia Vien District, Ninh Binh, Vietnam
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"electric car"
in 52 reviews
"big buddha"
in 6 reviews
"huge temple complex"
in 8 reviews
"under construction"
in 16 reviews
"gold buddhas"
in 5 reviews
"this place is huge"
in 7 reviews
"bell tower"
in 7 reviews
"in south east asia"
in 7 reviews
"biggest temple"
in 6 reviews
"whole complex"
in 6 reviews
"stairs to climb"
in 5 reviews
"peaceful place"
in 7 reviews
"vietnamese culture"
in 6 reviews
"well worth the visit"
in 7 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 7 reviews
"buy a ticket"
in 5 reviews
"two hours"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The first thing you'll notice is that the parking for motorcycles and vehicles are very far away from the actual pagoda. This is presumably because they want to exploit people to take the electric car services. However, you can skip all that and take a...More

2  Thank Bryan T
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must see, so many temples in one place. We went with a private guide Duong Toan who explained a lot. My first pagoda but I can’t imagine anything any better.

1  Thank Lesley J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A definitely must to visit. The complex is huge. Some kind of guide is recommended so you can understand some meaning behind all the statues, stepping stones, etc. You should pay for the electric car as it's a long walk from the main entrance. Also,...More

Thank Helena N
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This's the largest pagoda I've seen on the travel of mine and it's not finished yet. There's no entry fee and also from the roof of the hill you've a fantastic view of the area. Simply impressive - well worth to see!

Thank Aguilar D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

More Buddhas than you are able to count here, thousands and thousands along the wall space, then bigger Buddhas, then you might actually have observed in the primary temples, this's an excellent temple complex with plenty to stroll around and watch. If you're not interested...More

Thank Chipchase R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being a new pagoda I wasnt sure how interested I woud be in this but I did find it definitely worthwhile visiting. The sheer size is incredible

Thank dags111
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice place to check out. I like the pedometer to Perfume pagoda or maybe Hoa Lu tam case. Enjoy the gorgeous boat journey crossing the lotus areas, go to the temples of thousands of statues, climb in place the stairways to the pinnacle of...More

Thank Lamb S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is huge. All very new but still impressive. We easily spent a few hours here. Pay the small entrance fee and take the elevator to the top of the Pagoda, the view from the top is amazing. Also, don't miss the ancient temple...More

Thank TheBlackleys
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This temple is located a short distance from Tam Coc. It is huge in size with lots of covered walk ways, shrines etc Beautiful carved wood statues are displayed through the temple.

Thank Joe B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to the Pagoda on a day trip from Hanoi. It takes about two hours driving to the Ninh Binh province via the tour bus but its well worth it! The Pagoda is huge and it tke all the time to see only the...More

Thank Michael P
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annelharding
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I was wearing shorts and t-shirt which was fine
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Response from ktt2011 | Reviewed this property |
Hi respect is the key; even though this is open for sight seeing. Just observe common sense and respect. 1. No sleeveless. 2. Don't show too much skin 3. If wearing skirt or dress, should be below your knees. 4. If... More
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