Hoa Lu is the name of a district in Ninh Binh Province. In 1977, Hoa Lu was reset with its old name and well known with the natural landscapes such as Trang An, Tam Coc, Bich Dong caves. It also was known as an old Capital as it was a capital under the Dinh, Le and Ly Dynasties from 968 to 1010. There still existed many relics those be preserved since 1000 years ago.
Ninh Binh nowadays is one of tourist attractions in the North. Located around 100 km from Ha Noi to the South, it can offer one day trip for tourist. For people who want to pass night to enjoy the nature, there are from mini Hotels to Resorts with comfortable facilities.
With its nature with nice view along the river and many caves, Ninh Binh was known as a second Ha Long in land.