Best Time to Visit Ninh Binh: When to Go & Monthly Weather Averages

Dubbed the ‘Halong bay in land’, like other northern areas in Vietnam, Ninh Binh’s weather is comprised of four seasons.

Ninh Binh Weather At A Glance

Ninh Binh is blessed with some of the most majestic and impressive landscapes not only in Vietnam but also in Southeast Asia. The region features an authentic typical rural area of Vietnam corresponding with an array of historical and ritual sites, in which Bai Dinh pagoda is the most striking one. 

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Dubbed the ‘Halong bay in land’, like other northern areas in Vietnam, Ninh Binh’s weather is comprised of four seasons. It is hot, humid and contains high rainfall from May to October. Especially, in August, the precipitation reaches its highest level and the region is usually vulnerable to typhoons and strong storms in September. Meanwhile, from November to April, the weather is cooler and dry.

When it comes to the best time to travel, Ninh Binh can be visited throughout the year yet guests should still avoid rainy and storm season in August and September. The February to March is the peak season for festival lovers and pilgrims to go sightseeing to Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex and local pagodas right after Tet holiday (Vietnamese Lunar New Year). At this time, there will be a variety of traditional & cultural and ritual activities held there for visitors from all corners of Vietnam and foreigners come to pray best lucks and admire natural views. This time is also suitable for short excursions to Thung Nham, Vang Long, Cuc Phuong National Park to enjoy the peaceful and fresh atmosphere. 

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On the other hand, from early May to June is the best time to visit Hoa Lu – the first capital of Vietnam and Tam Coc where offer you magnificent historical monuments and stunning images of impeccable rip paddy fields during its harvest time. In addition, June is also the time when flower and nature lovers can enjoy a satisfying picture of flowers, especially lotus and water lily blooming everywhere on the picturesque natural background.

Monthly Average

Ninh Binh weather by month guide:

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