Vietnamese English French
Home
News
Hotel
Travel
Restaurant
Transport
Forum 
  Tourism News
Latest News
Tourism Events
Culture
What's on
Tourism Discovery
Food & Drink
Entertainment
Events via Pictures
Tourist Guide News
Vietnam Festival
Bulletin Register rss feeds
  Vietnam Discovery
  Travel Handbook
 Email:
Username:
@vietnamtourism.com.vn
Password:
 
 
Vietnam Travel News, Travel Hot News, Tourism news in Vietnam, Daily news, Vietnam tourism news, best travel news, Ninh Binh
  Ninh Binh
Cuc Phuong National Park
Cuc Phuong National Park

There are plenty of plants and mammals living in the park. There are an estimated 2,000 different species of flora and the 450 species fauna account for 38% of the national fauna. The vegetation cover is classified into three types. The flora is quite a treasure with a wide variety of 1,944 species, 908 genuses and 229 families. Especially it is enjoyable to touch the thousand-year-old cho xanh (parashrea stellata) and sau (Dracontomelum Duperranum or Dancorra Edulis) trees, 50-70m high. This natural reserve is covered with 2,000 species of plants.

 
Hoa Lu Ancient Capital
Hoa Lu Ancient Capital

As the capital of the country for 41 years, Hoa Lu has many palaces, pagodas, tombs and pavilions that were built by different dynasties. One of the most popular pieces of architecture is the Bao Thien Tue Palace, which was plated with gold and silver. However many vestiges have been destroyed due to time and weather.

 
General Introduction
General Introduction

Area: 1,383.7 sq. km. Population: 918,400 habitants (2005) Capital: Ninh Binh City Administrative divisions: - Town: Tam Diep. - Districts: Nho Quan, Gia Vien, Hoa Lu, Yen Mo, Yen Khanh, Kim Son. Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Muong, Thai, Tay.

 
Next page

Vietnam Tourism Information Vietnam Tourism Association. Copyright VietNet JSC.
Editor-in-chief: Pham Hung Phong.
Address: Head Office: 703 The Garden; My Dinh.; Ha Noi;
                Office in HCM : 1st floor, SECC bldg 799 Nguyen Van Linh, Phu My Hung, District 7, HCMC.
Phone editors: 1900 585806 - Phone Ad: +84 (4) 85852625. Email: info@vietnamtourism.com.vn.
License: No 40/GP-BC of the Ministry of Culture and Information

Online Payment