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All reviews electric car gold buddhas huge temple complex huge area bell tower this place is huge under construction in south east asia whole complex biggest temple well worth the visit walk up peaceful place buy a ticket vietnamese culture two hours day tour
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Bai Dinh by Night is wonderful. 18h30: Pick up in Ninh Binh city 19h00: Pick up in Tam Coc 19h45: Stop at Tam Quan Gate of Bai Dinh Pagoda, watch the beauty the gate is built entirely of 550 m3 of timber. - Visit Asia's...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tamsinhtravel
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Bai Dinh Pagoda is about 2 to 3 hours by bus from the old quarter. The tour costs $50usd per person. Inclusive of the tour bus and buffet lunch. Its usually paired with the Trang An lake tour (Kong Island location). The location is quiet....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 695joelj
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very beautiful and serene place to visit. HOWEVER, pls make sure you have a strong leg and stamina to cover the whole area.... This is not the place for senior citizen as there only 2 pick up points if you like to take the Electric...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ericcagan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Out of the way but worth the journey. We hired mopeds to get there. Lots of steps. The golf buggies are welcome as it would be a very long walk all the way around the complex without. The guides are good but sometimes their English...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Unaspoona
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very interesting attraction to visit. Be prepared to walk a few kilometers and spend about 2 hours. Signboards are bad... when you are tired and try to find the electric car station, you will be on a wild goose hunt. Head towards...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Holiday-lah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited here on a day tour from Hanoi. The size of the place is impressive. The decorations in the temples were very nice. An enormous amount of time and money were put into this place. And it's only a few years old. There was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jim_atl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful large complex. Clean and well maintain. No map or signage provided to guide us thru this huge complex. Had a lot of frustration walking thru. Tough trying to find toilets. Not sure why they lock it up.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AdrianL3212
Reviewed December 13, 2018

We have a day tour to Bai Dinh/Trang An, including a visit to this Bai Dinh Pagoda on our way. It is the biggest gold plated Buddha statue in Southeast Asia. For us, we would not pay a visit if it was not on the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ccpling
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

I felt that I wasted my time going there. Sure the size of the complex is impressive, but expect to spend a lot of time going from one sight to another. Either walking (very unpleasant if it's hot as there is no shade and it's...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Zsofikaa
Reviewed November 27, 2018

A really impressive combination, though it's still under construction. The brand new building didn't deter from being ready to appreciate the significant grounds, which we discovered to be well maintained, the pagodas and also the Buddha line up. Hawkers have been tame; many users didn't...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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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 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