Ha Tien is a small town in the northwest of Kien Giang Province which is famous for its many attractions. Therefore, once visitors come here, they will feel to be lost in another country with beautiful scenes. If you are planning to travel to Ha Tien, here are some famous tourist destinations to visit.
What to visit in Ha Tien, Kien Giang Province?
Thach Dong village (meaning rock stone swallow) or Van Son is a destination that visitors to Ha Tien should not miss because of its mysterious beauty. About 3km from the center of Ha Tien town, visitors will find a rocky mountain next to the road with many trees and weeds. Going up the stairs extending, visitors will encounter a high and wide stone cave with many strange shapes of the stalactites.
Thach Dong has two main gates; and if going deeper into the cave, visitors will visit Tien Son pagoda – the temple was built of wood.
Here is a fascinating and interesting point that visitors are always curious to find out. Thach Dong is also known as the mysterious cave where Thach Sanh killed the eagle to save the princess of Thuy Ke in the famous story of the Vietnamese.
Mui Nai beach
Mui Nai beach is a destination that makes you forget the busy life. The beach has a legend: there was a fairy deer that came down here to drink water. He likes to play here; he cannot get on time to return the heaven. Thus, his body becomes the rock of deer shape drinking the water. Then, the local people call this beach “Mui Nai” that means “Deer Beach”.
To Mui Nai Beach, visitors will feel the difference when the sand here dark brown. Visitors can sand up because the sand in Mui Nai contains many essences from the mud that many people think is good for the skin.
In addition, Mui Nai beach has many modern tourist areas where tourists can organize activities of fun. And, there are also many convenient resorts built, that is good for relaxation.
Dong Ho lake
Dong Ho lake in Ha Tien town is surrounded by the mountains and the rivers: on the right of the lake is Ngu Ho mountain, on the left is the mountain of To Chau, in the north is Giang Thanh River, in the west is Ha Tien River leading to the sea. This is one of the ten beautiful scenery of the ancient Ha Tien, that is called “Dong Ho An Nguyet”. It means that many e poets often visit the moon, and compose poets on the full moon because of the charming beauty of the lake.
Going to Dong Ho Lake, visitors can only go by boat. The further into the lake is, the more passionate it is. Tourists will find its beauty as a fairyland. If you have to travel to Ha Tien, Kien Giang Province, please do not miss this place!
Dao Hai Tac – The Pirate Island
The Pirate Island belongs to Ha Tien town, Kien Giang province. This place is pristine and untouched so much that it is suitable for travelers who want to find peace.
This area consists of 16 islands, the largest of which is Hon Tre Island. At this place, visitors just spend the night in the motel room or in the camp on the beach, because there are no hotels here. Tourists must pay attention to bring lighting equipment. This experience will give tourists different feelings and get chance to explore the beauty of nature.
Travel to Ha Tien, Kien Giang Province, you will be lost in the wild beauty and poetic landscape. Now let’s go with Vietnam Drive to discover Ha Tien, Kien Giang Province. (NT/ Vietnam Drive)