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good destination for viewing the Tam Coc scenery without boat

the temple itself became extended and renovated several times within the last few years. Still... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
Ninh Binh, Vietnam
via mobile
just the scenery around is perfect

The temple is really nothing to see i think but the small pond, mountain, small village houses and... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
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Reviewed today via mobile

What a waste of time. And money. Because they charge you 2,000 VND/bicycle to park your bicycle in front of the gates. "Too much bicycles" is the reason, although we were the only visitors(!). And by the way, 2 x 2,000 VND equals 5,000 there....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robert-Sbg
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

the temple itself became extended and renovated several times within the last few years. Still remained the stone horses at the entrance. Leave your bike outside the temple and turn to the left walk until you reach the rocks and the river where the boats...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank vocalisa
Reviewed October 20, 2018

This is small, not very exciting pagoda but the scenery surrounding it is lovely and i suggest you spend time cycling on all the back roads surrounding the pagoda.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank samrey
Reviewed October 14, 2018

The temple is really nothing to see i think but the small pond, mountain, small village houses and trees around are perfect to walk and to enjoy them. the are is quite peaceful, beautiful, clean and with so much beauty. i liked the nature there

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank shiraziwine
Reviewed September 21, 2018

We did not enter as the temple was under construction - I'm sure when its finished it will look amazing. The area surrounding the temple is beautiful to cycle around though.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mbetowler
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

So beautiful landscape with dozens of limestone mountains and rice fields surrounds Thai Vi temple. Its stone layout and lovely way to. A bike is perfect!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank levantam0906
Reviewed July 25, 2018

The one of most beautiful temple which dedicate Kings in Tran Dynasty of Vietnamese history as well as one of most special design and stone construction temple in royal style in the Northern Viet Nam. Located right in the middle of marvelous mountain ranks, the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Harold_Phan_NB
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

We went there by taxi and walked the last distance (approximately 1 km) and it was so beautiful! Fantastic view! The temple is quite small unfortunately, but still worth the experience. A lot of people go there by bike, but i’d recomend that you enjoy...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Frederik O
Reviewed June 12, 2018

The Thai Vi Temple is quite near from Tam Coc so that we can take a bike trip to this temple. Every thing is renew and it is quite peaceful here. You can immerse in the beautiful yellow paddy fields along the biking way and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Nemo N
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

This place looks as though it's still being built, there is construction going on everywhere. I was really disappointed with my visit. Didn't even take any photos as nothing was worth taking a photo of. A few tourists turned up while I was there and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank jaypep1
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