Bac Ninh Overview

Square: 822.7 Km2

Population: 1.080 millions

Average temperature: 23.4°C

Administrative map includes 05 outside districts and Bac Ninh town.

Area phone code: 0241.

Minority: Viet, Tay, Hoa (Chinese).


With just 30 km from Ha Noi, Bac Ninh is on national highway No. 1A and has most advantages of traffic for ground, water and railways. The main part of province is delta, added by high mountains and that some of them has already poetized like Thien Thai mountain (paradise). The infiltration of Buddhism to Vietnam has started in early BC’s century that left province holding much historical construction to name the land as Vietnam’s civilization cradle. Following magnanimous history of country, here is the homeland of folksongs, festivals and cultural activities that lured people to come on spring’s occasion.

Bac Ninh