Long Hai is one of the two towns of Long Dien District, Ba Ria Vung Tau Province. Long Hai Town is about 12km from Vung Tau City and about 100km from Ho Chi Minh City. This is one of the destinations chosen by city travelers to spend the weekend or relax with beautiful beaches, golden sands and many places to enjoy their holiday.
Top places to visit in Long Hai, Ba Ria Vung Tau
Dinh Co Temple
Legend has it that Dinh Co is a small shrine worshiping a virgin death by drowning, which is built on a windswept hill of Long Hai Beach. The soul of the girl often appears in the dream to help the villagers avoid many calamities and plagues, thus it’s worshiped by local people who named her as Long Hai Goddess. Over time, the shrine was re-built and added more spaces in monumental architecture and traditional style.
The Dinh Co Beach is below the temple. Visitors can combine a trip to visit both Dinh Co Temple and the beach which has golden sand, very smooth and clear blue water.
Ho Coc Beach
Dubbed as a cheap paradise, Ho Coc Beach makes visitors want to come and stay. Ho Coc is a small sea area of Bung Bien Commune, Xuyen Moc District, Ba Ria – Vung Tau Province. Being quiet, this sea is pristine and beautiful, which attracts visitors with beautiful beaches along the forest.
The fresh air and scenery in Ho Coc Beach help visitors to relax and forget the fatigue of a tornado life. In addition, the beach is very clean with green water and cliffs in many unique and beautiful shapes along the coat.
The beauty of Ho Coc lake. Photo by Hoang Dat
Besides, coming to Ho Coc, you can also have fun by participating in many other exciting activities such as windsurfing, driving cars…
Minh Dam Mountain
Minh Dam Mountain is about 6km from Long Hai Town. Coming there, visitors will have a chance to visit a place that was a revolutionary base in the two wars against France and the United States.
Previously, the mountain was called Chau Long – Chien Vien, but in 1948, to commemorate the two soldiers – Bui Cong Minh and Mac Thanh Dam- who sacrificed at the foot of the mountain, the mountain was renamed as Minh Dam Mountain.
The first impression of visitors when coming there is the majestic natural landscape with thick green forests. There are many caves in the mountains that used to be a place of living and of the soldiers. Each cave was an army unit.
Binh Chau Hot Spring
Located in the middle of primeval forest, with more than 70 points of open-water sprinkling with abundant mineral mud, Binh Chau Hot Spring is an ideal destination for visitors who are looking for a convenient resort close to the nature. According to a number of studies, the composition of Binh Chau Hot Spring is similar to other famous hot springs, which can treat skin and cardiovascular diseases.
To exploit the benefits of hot springs, this place is built into a resort, which is in harmony with the fresh nature and quiet space. Coming there, visitors can visit and enjoy the holiday in the hot mineral water at 820C which can boil eggs in 10-15 minutes. At Suoi Mo Lake and Que Huong Lake with hot mineral water at 370C, visitors can soak in the warm water. In the mud bath area mixed with essential cajuput oil, visitors are fond of the skin with smooth black mud.
Ho Tram Beach
With many pristine beaches and beautiful and peaceful scenery, Ho Tram has been one of the most attractive destinations for visitors in recent years. The climate in Ho Tram is relatively cool and pleasant all year round with two distinct rainy and sunny seasons.
Ho Tram has been recognized as the most beautiful and pristine beach in the world by a famous American TV channel.
Ho Tram Beach. Photo by Tham Tran Van
Traveling to Ho Tram Beach, visitors will have the opportunity to enjoy the fresh and delicious seafood dishes. This is a suitable choice for you to be able to combine with Binh Chau Hot Spring Tourism, promising to bring you a wonderful vacation.
Long Hai tourism – the area which is cool all year round, visitors can come any time but the most suitable time is in October and November because this is the time you can just relax and visit the spots while having the opportunity to watch the cherry blossom. With this “to 5 places to visit in Long Hai”, Vietnam Drive hopes to provide you with useful information for your trip. Wish you have a wonderful holidays with your family. (Minh Yen/ Vietnam Drive)