Thai Binh

Thai Binh

KEO PAGODA (The pagoda of the Divine Light) From Ha Noi, one can take a bus to the town of Nam Dinh. After crossing the Red river at the Tan De Ferry station and riding along the Red River dyke, one will reach Keo pagoda. From the dyke, one can see a panorama view of the whole pagoda on the background of the green rice fields of Duy Nhat commune, Vu Thu district, and Thai Binh province. The pagoda lies on an area of 108,000 square meters, 58,000 square meters of which is occupied by 17 structures. The bell tower of Keo pagoda is a work of art typical of Viet Nam’s wooden joint construction technique of 17th century.

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