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CITIES & PLACES OF INTEREST

  

 

 

  Tam Coc

 

Vietnam

Tam Coc in Ninh Binh is often referred to as Ha Long Bay on land.

 

Like Ha Long Bay (fig.), the area is dotted with numerous karst formations.

 

  Tam Coc

 

  Tam Coc

 

Rice paddies, cultivated by local farmer communty, flank the high rise mountains.

 

There are also several tunnel caves, through which the local river flows.

 

  Tam Coc

 

  Tam Coc

 

Hence, this impressive region can best be visited by small rowing boat.

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