BA RIA – VUNG TAU , As a person who often goes camping and climbing, Vo Cong Danh, 41 years old, HCMC, suggests two destinations not far from the city center to relax.
Dinh Mountain is located in Tan Thanh district, about 35 km from the center of Vung Tau city and about 80 km from Ho Chi Minh City. Standing from the top of Compass, Dinh mountain , you can observe almost the entire Long Son peninsula and part of Vung Tau city. This place is becoming a place for guests to camp overnight, and watch the sunset and sunrise.
On the top of the compass, there is a very large rock protruding from Dinh mountain, the surrounding is airy, so it was used as a helipad during the war. The road to the top has now become a familiar trail for trekking.
Depending on the choice of starting point, visitors can explore Dinh mountain by driving from National Highway 51. According to Danh, if the family has young children, they should prepare carefully, list items to bring such as warm clothes, long socks, anti-mosquito cream, and insect spray, stomach medicine, flashlight… Tent Must be a good waterproof material. In addition, if moving to the campsite when it is already dark, good headlights are required. Note that the trail has small pebbles that are difficult to walk.
Around Dinh Mountain, there are many beautiful and unique temples such as Hang Pagoda, Tay Phuong Pagoda, and Dai Tong Lam Pagoda. There are many other famous historical sites such as Bung Lung base, Mai cave, Wire Bi cave, To cave, Ong Trong cave… Especially feel the freshness of Suoi Tien – Suoi Da. These are two streams flowing from upstream and downstream of Dinh mountain. The higher you go upstream, the clearer and cleaner the water becomes.
Ho Coc Beach
If you don’t climb the mountain, you can go to Ho Coc beach . This camping site is Ho Coc beach, Bung Rieng commune, Xuyen Moc district, Ba Ria Vung Tau province. The cost of the camping tour package is 800,000 per person. Guests will camp under the cool poplar forest right next to the beach, the birds sing all day, the sea weather is pleasant.
This place is suitable for those who like to relax because it is not as busy as the sea in the center of Vung Tau city. Guests can relax in hammocks, walk on the shore and swim in the sea. The sea here is flat, there is no vortex, in addition to 500 meters from the shore, there is a stretch of sand dunes covering the coast. This dune when the tide is low, you can paddle out there and take a walk to see the scenery on the shore.
In the morning the sun started to rise at 5:30, it was cool. Guests can start their day by watching the sunrise with a hot coffee and a beach chair. The point to note when traveling here is that there will be many insects such as ants and mosquitoes, because this is a fairly wild area (the nearest residential area is 6km from this place), guests should prepare a topical spray or spray. insect.