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Van Long Nature Reserve, Ninh Binh

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Wildlife Area
An expansive wetland dotted with limestone pinnacles, Van Long Nature Reserve plays host to hundreds of species of migratory and endangered birds. Set across an area of 3,000 ha (7,413.2 ac), a rowing boat tour serves as the ideal way to discover this rich landscape, weaving your way between grasslands, rice paddies, and grotto-like caves. Keep your eyes peeled for the Delacour Langur--the reserve’s dense foliage is one of the last remaining habitats for this endangered primate. Pack your own lunch with plenty of water, and immerse yourself in this prehistoric environment. Keen bird-watchers should remember to bring a pair of binoculars to the reserve. Our Ninh Binh trip generator makes visiting Van Long Nature Reserve and other Ninh Binh attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Unspoilt area. Stunning landscape. Away from the large crowds. Grab your bike and ride along the reserve and be sure to do the boat trip to the cave.  more »
  • This was a stop on our 1 week tour in Northern Vietnam. We took an hour long boat ride through the marsh land around the beautiful rock formations. The boat guides were amazing, pointing out different...  more »
  • Do the walk in sampan, in this permanent mist, I repeat can be, but I still have the vision of the Indochina film that m is back in memory, very beautiful. Just a pity that rowers don't think that their tip...
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