Kenh Ga floating village is a small riverside fishing village in Gia Thinh commune, Gia Vien district,Gia Viễn is a rural district of Ninh Bình Province in the Red River Delta region of Vietnam.
Kenh Ga village is located outside the Hoang Long river dike. In the past, the village was formed by people from all over the country flocking to find a livelihood during the flood season, gradually they built houses scattered along the riverbank on alluvial grounds of the Hoang Long River. become a riverside fishing village.
The inhabitants of Kenh Ga village live scattered under the mountain range from Dau Toc to the confluence of Kenh Ga river. Kenh Ga village includes hamlets: Lo hamlet, Da Bia hamlet, Vuon Dau hamlet, Kenh Ga hamlet and Lo Soi hamlet. The total population of Kenh Ga village is nearly 3000 people.
One of the most attractive tourist destinations in northern Vietnam. Kenh Ga floating village is an ideal place to organize eco-tourism and relaxation.This area is considered one of the most typical rural areas in the Red River Delta region.
Access : Coordinates: Kenh Ga floating village loated 21km north of Ninh Binh on the Hoang Long River.
- To get to Kenh Ga , visitors have to take a boat through Hoang Long tributaries to Kenh Ga floating village. This is a remote village in the limestone area of Gia Vien lowland, Ninh Binh. The village is surrounded by the Hoang Long river system.
- People here live mainly by farming and catching fish and shrimp on the river.
- Kenh Ga hot spring is located in Kenh Ga village – Gia Thinh – Gia Vien – Ninh Binh, more than 1 km from Van Trinh cave.
- This region is also famous for Gia Vien shrimp paste and Hoang Long sweet potato.
Go next : There is also Kenh Ga hot mineral springs here that attracts domestic and foreign tourists./ Nham Hao Cave./ Van Long nature reserve, Bai Dinh pagoda, Trang An scenic landscape, Tam Coc./ Ninh Binh ,the capital of the province.