Ha Tien is a town in Kien Giang, located in the border area bordering Cambodia with sub-equatorial climate, average temperature of about 28 degrees Celsius. Before Nam Du, Hai Tac Island, Ha Tien used to be an attractive destination. of many tourists when visiting Kien Giang.
Should go to Ha Tien – Kien Giang at the time
Ha Tien is located on the border of Cambodia, but the climate in this land is also quite cool, not too hot. The ideal time to travel to Ha Tien is around after the Lunar New Year, at this time, Ha Tien’s climate is cool, the sea water is clear and rarely rains.
Located about 350km from Ho Chi Minh City, so to move to Ha Tien – Kien Giang, you should pick up the bus at the Western bus station at around midnight, in the morning the bus will arrive at Ha Tien station, now you will more time exploring Ha Tien than daytime driving. There are also many bus routes back to Ha Tien, you can book tickets to Kumho, Phuong Trang, ..
Means to visit Ha Tien
If you are interested in exploring, the advice for you is to rent a motorbike (the rent at hotels in the town is about 100 – 150k / day). Or if you want to experience a vehicle that is full of garden, you can rent a rickshaw, 1 car can carry 2-3 people. However, if you ride a drag, you should only move in close proximity because it is quite slow, time consuming.
If you are interested in exploring, the advice for you is to rent a motorbike
Traveling, of course, must go to places with famous sights to explore. And when coming to Ha Tien – Kien Giang, you should note the following attractions:
To Chau mountain is located in Dong Ho lagoon, To Chau ward, Ha Tien town. Suzhou consists of two tops called: Dai Suzhou and Little Suzhou. The special feature of this delicious mountain is that at the top of Tieu Suzhou there are many temples and nunnery, hidden under the lush, shady gardens. Conquering the summit of To Chau, visitors will have a full view of Ha Tien with identical mountains, blue sea and neighboring Cambodia.
Conquering the summit of To Chau, visitors will fully see Ha Tien with the same mountain
Thach Dong has long been a famous tourist attraction in Ha Tien – Kien Giang, this place not only attracts tourists by its magnificent landscape but also associated with the story of Thach Sanh saving the princess. Thach Dong is located about 5km from the center of Ha Tien in the territory of My Duc commune. Discovering Thach Dong, you will see an extremely magical cave system located in the rock with many strange rock animals. Inside the cave, there is also a temple worshiping Buddha Shakyamuni and Quan The Am Bodhisattva. In the cave, there are also pictures depicting the princess and Thach Sanh rope. The cave has a quite large area and can receive sunlight from the sun in small nooks to the sky.
Discovering Thach Dong, you will see an extremely magical cave system
Mui Nai Beach
Mui Nai used to be in the top 10 of the most beautiful beaches of the Gulf of Thailand. This is one of the oldest “old” beaches with a history of more than 300 years. Mui Nai Beach has two beaches, including front beach and back beach. Mui Nai beach, though not wide, is very peaceful. Around Mui Nai beach is a fishing village hidden by rows of green coconut trees. If you visit Mui Nai beach, do not forget to try palm coconut water and palm cake dish. In addition, there are many restaurants here that specialize in serving all kinds of fresh seafood. However, because it is a tourist area, the prices of these restaurants are quite expensive.
Mui Nai used to be in the top 10 of the most beautiful beaches of the Gulf of Thailand
Mui Nai beach, though not wide, is very peaceful
Hang Pagoda is also written to another name as Ha Son Pagoda. This is one of the most famous and unique temples in the South West. Hang Pagoda is located in An Binh commune, Kien Luong district, Kien Giang . The pagoda is located at the foot of Hai Son mountain and about 20km from the center of Ha Tien – Kien Giang. The special feature of this temple is that it is completely located inside a cave formed by the invasion of seawater, after thousands of years the sea water recedes leaving a huge cave system. And by the 18th century, Thai monks and sea fishermen turned this place into a sacred place of worship to welcome visitors from all over the world.
The end of the road will lead to a different world in front of the beach and can connect to Hon Phu Tu (Photo: LeNa)
Hang Pagoda has a quite unique architecture, inside the pagoda there are many sacred Buddha statues with thousand eyes. As soon as you step into the temple courtyard, you will admire the majesty of the 22-ton statue of the Buddha. According to local people, the Buddha statue is made from young stone in Da Nang. Explore deep inside the cave, you will visit many strange stalactites formed by the process of seawater corrosion.
Hon Phu Tu – the symbol of Ha Tien
Moving to the end of the cave, you will be surprised when the end of the road will populate a different world with the beach in front and can reach Hon Phu Tu. It is the special feature of the cave pagoda, the quiet, mysterious cave made of nature, resonating with the compassion and peace emanating from the Buddha statue, the temple has made this Mac Cuu pagoda. becomes a space bearing a full Buddhist tone. Every year, Hang pagoda welcomes many domestic and international tourists to visit and worship.