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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 yesterday via mobile

It is a nice place to explore the Vietnamese culture .as Vietnam traditional ,make sure you wear politely clothes when visiting the temple.

Thank Susu_1907
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you’ve never seen temples or giant Buddhas, I guess you can visit. But In my opinion, it’s really not worth the time. I wasted 3 hours lost walking around seeing the same stuff over and over and we got stuck because of the rain....More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This site is not 'ancient' but it is still interesting. It houses a giant bell and two record long avenues of Buddha statues (1km each way). The tall tower is worth the 50,000 dong ticket fee and, thankfully, there is a lift to take you...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a short visit, but if your like me, one shrine looks like the other.there is one that is only for the very fit. 80 metre climb in 37 c , no thanks. Take an umbrella .hot hot

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bai Dinh pagoda really very nice. Me and My boyfriend really liked this place.We will come back here.

Thank Martinylo
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is a unique pagoda one of the best pagoda i ever seen. It is a huge place so you need full day to see all site. All of status inside with special stories and meaningful. Imagine they have 500 Buddha feeling statues. It is...More

Thank ricohai
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We spent almost three hours here wandering around the sight. It is a lovely place just to walk around but the size of the complex is awe-inspiring too. The sheer quantity of buddha statues, both gold and stone, is very impressive. The tall stupa is...More

Thank lockettorres
Reviewed 1 September 2017

The pagodas and the statues are amazing! Few things to note for future travelers:- 1) Might not be very suitable for elders who have difficulties in walking as visitors would need to walk quite a distance to get to the pagoda 2) If you're going...More

Thank Keng L
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Visited the main sights like the bell tower and the main temple with a tour operator from Hanoi. Most of the structures in the complex are fairly new, but the intricacy and workmanship of the details are outstanding!

Thank karlo a
Reviewed 15 August 2017

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
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Response from mikemery | Reviewed this property |
I was wearing shorts and t-shirt which was fine
15 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.