Mentioning about Mekong Delta tours, there’s a tourist destination, a beach that tourists can never ignore, that’s Vung Tau.
No matter how many beautiful beaches, islands and peninsulas there are in Kien Giang, An Giang or any other coastal provinces in Mekong Delta region. Vung Tau beach still has its own attractiveness to not only Vietnamese tourists but also foreign tourists. And the destinations below are the reason why Vung Tau still can keep its own attractiveness up to now.
1. Nuoc Ngot Pass
Nuoc Ngot pass is about 25km from Vung Tau and is about 2km from Long Hai beach. It is a short, narrow but beautiful, meandering border between Long Dien district and Dat Do district in Ba Ria – Vung Tau province.
Nuoc Ngot pass, a beautiful tourist spot in Ba Ria – Vung Tau
This pass is also one of the most chosen roads of bikers when traveling to Vung Tau. With 5 km of coastal winding roads, you may have to experience a conquering feeling when crossing this adventurous road, but in return, you will be able to touch the beauty of nature and wilderness, and enjoy the cool sea breeze on the downhill.
2. Hon Ba Islet
Hon Ba islet is a small island, located on the sea along the small Round Mountain, from Front Beach, through Dua Beach to Nghinh Phong cape. Hon Ba is located about 200m from the foot of Mt. Nho. In 1881, Ho Quang Minh from Central Vietnam spent money on building a small temple on the island called Ba Temple.
The untouched beauty of Hon Ba Islet
3. Christ statue
Considered as a symbol of Vung Tau City, this is also a place that appears regularly in the pictures taken by any visitor when coming to Vung Tau. The Statue of Christ was built in 1974 and is located on the top of the Small Mountain of Vung Tau City. The statue was established as the “largest statue of Jesus in Asia” in 2012.
Christ statue is really a symbol of Vung Tau
4. Vung Tau Lighthouse
At the top of the small mountain in Vung Tau city, that’s Vung Tau lighthouse, a place that you can take in the sight of the whole Vung Tau city hidden in the mist, the crescent shaped beaches, and even the green, imposing Minh Dam mountain, or look down right below you, and you’ll see the forest of flowers brightening up all the grey rock fields that they’re lying on, and of course enjoy the sea breezes and the peaceful atmosphere here.
The scenery from Vung Tau lighthouse
There are so many interesting destinations for such small province like Ba Ria – Vung Tau, right?
Sounds very exciting, right! So what are you still waiting for but not booking a tour with this travel agency immediately to enjoy a joyful Vietnam Tours!
But don’t be so surprised because this list still continue with other awesome names, awesome spots that can bring you awesome experience! And to find out what the other spots are, let’s follow me to the Part 2 of this article!