VietNamNet Bridge – If you looking for the best bird’s eye view, there’s only one place to go: Stork Island.
|Birds-eye view: An aerial view of the island. VNA/VNS Photos Minh Duc|
Gia Lac Commune, Gia Vien District, in the northern province of Ninh Binh, is home to thousands of white storks and other birds.
The area is an alluring destination to tourists who like nature and wildlife.
Gia Vien District is located 10km north of Ninh Binh City, which has forests, mountains, plain, lakes, marshland and rivers.
The district is known for various tourism destinations like Van Long Nature Reserve Area, Kenh Ga Mineral Streamline, Van Trinh Cave, Bai Dinh Pagoda and Dich Long Pagoda.
|Nature: The island was formed by silt on the Hoang Long River.
On the move: Early morning and late in the afternoon are the best times for visitors to see storks and birds flying from and to the island.
Local citizens: White storks account for the majority of the ’residents’ on the island.
Squad goals: The island is located on the Hoàng Long River.