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Very authentic and non touristy market

The Rong Market is a great place to get lost and take photos if you're in Ninh Binh and you have a... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Barcelona, Spain
Think hard before touring this market. However it is what it is.

We hired push bikes from our hotel (4.00 per day) and rode to the market, you really need to see... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2015
jacqueline f
Melbourne, Australia
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22 Oct 2017
“Very authentic and non touristy market”
1 Sep 2017
“Fishing equipment ”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Van Giang Ward | Along the river, Ninh Binh 40000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

The Rong Market is a great place to get lost and take photos if you're in Ninh Binh and you have a couple of hours to spare. There are several areas (meat, fish, veggies, shoes, clothes...) and people just sell and buy. And there aren't...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Komator
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

If anyone want to buy fishing equipment this market has cheap second hand and new machines and rods and variety of hooks and almost all accessories for fresh water fishing I recommend go for second hand as those are more reliable than the new ones.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

Rent a bicycle and take a 10 minute ride thru the countryside from Tao Coc dock. Not the usual SE Asian market, but actually what the locals shoppe and buy daily. Food, flowers, clothing, shoes etc...whatever the villagers need. Have a cool drink and observe...More

1  Thank 929larrym
Reviewed 14 August 2015

We hired push bikes from our hotel (4.00 per day) and rode to the market, you really need to see the goods , there are many many things for sale and you really should skip parts of this market if you have a weak stomach...More

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank jacqueline f
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Cho Rong is a real Vietnamese market and an authentic experience. You won't find any counterfeit shirts or sunglasses here because this is the real Viet Nam. Except for the few ladies carving pineapples no one is trying to lure you into their store or...More

Date of experience: April 2015
12  Thank Nick B
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