Hai Duong is on the Red River Delta. It borders with Bac Ninh, Bac Giang provinces on the north, Haiphong, Quang Ninh provinces on the east, Hung Yen Province on the west, Thai Binh Province
on the south. The network of rivers includes Thai Binh, Rang, Kinh
Thay, and Dao rivers' giving good condition for agriculture and water
Climate: Hai Duong lies in tropical monsoon climate. The annual average rainfall is 1300 - 1700mm. The average temperature is 23.4ºC.
history bequeaths hundreds of cultural, historic relics. They are
Phuong Hoang, Kinh Chu An Phu sites, Con Son, Thanh Mai, Hun pagodas,
Nguyen Trai, Cao, Kiep Bac temples, Gieng Ngoc (Pearl Well), Thach Ban
(Flagstone), of which Con Son - Kiep Bac are most popular ones.
Duong is close related with many celebrities such as Le Huu Trac, Tran
Nguyen Dan, Nguyen Trai, Mac Dinh Chi, and Pham Su Manh.
province is proud of traditional handicraft villages like Chu Dau
Pottery, Chau Khe Gold, Dong Dao Carving, Ke Sat Dry Pancake and Hai
Duong Green Bean Cake. Folk songs like ca tru, cheo, xam are commonly here.
In addition of these, tourists also take interest in Chi Lang Nam Stork Village, home of thousands of white, black, fiery stocks, herons and egrets.
The network of road, railway and river-way transportation is convenient. The province lies on railway and National Highway No.5: Hanoi - Hai Duong - Haiphong, on National Highway No.18: Bac Ninh - Hai Duong - Quang Ninh. Cong Cau river- port has a total capacity of 300,000 tons per year.
Hai Duong is 58km from Hanoi, 45km from Haiphong, and 80km from Halong Bay.