Must-see destinations in amazing Phu YenUnder Blog
Phú Yên is a coastal province in the South Central Coast of Vietnam. It is the easternmost province of Vietnam’s mainland. Phu Yen is luckily granted wonderful and incredible natural sceneries. Here are top 6 destinations in Phu Yen.
1. Dai Lanh Cape
This is the first place in Vietnam bathed in morning sunlight. Witnessing the glow of dawn in a picturesque spectacle of Dai Lanh Cape is one of the unforgettable experiences in your life.
Dai Lanh Cape is located in Dong Hoa district, about 40km from Tuy Hoa city. To admire the sun, you can come there the night before, stay overnight in the lighthouse and then wake up the next morning to watch the sunrise.
Standing on the lighthouse, you can see the fantastic view of the ocean, featured by fishing ships, imposing rocks and beautiful blue water.
2. Bai Mon beach
Next to Dai Lanh Cape is a beautiful pristine beach called Bai Mon. Bai Mon beach is protected by Mui Nay cape in the North and Mui Dien cape in the South, with the seashore of over 400 meters long, characterized by white and smooth sand, blue and clear water as well as gentle waves.
Especially, Bai Mon has a small fresh water spring, lying behind cliffs and the old-growth forest North Deo Ca, creating an outstanding landscape.
3. Spitting Pit (Vuc Phun)
Walking towards Banh Lai river source, to Da Den (Black Rock) mountain in Hoa My Tay commune, Tay Hoa district, ones can enjoy the Spitting Pit in the superb mountainous and forestry view, forming a poetic landscape. The current of Cai Stream pour down the deep pit, creating a enormous waterfall. Various huge smooth rocks lie on the edge of the pit and under the water, surrounded by a green preserved forest.
Visiting Spitting Pit, you can enjoy many interesting activities such as learning about the ecology, mountain climbing, stream baths, camping….
4. Vung Ro Bay
Vung Ro is located in Hoa Xuan Nam commune, Dong Hoa district, surrounded by Đeo Ca, Đa Bia and Hon Ba mountains from the north, the east and the west respectively. It also used to a very important place on legendary Ho Chi Minh trial on South China Sea in Vietnam War.
Vung Ro has 12 small beaches, each of them hold their own beauty with pure white sand and fresh blue water which is perfect for entertaining and relaxed activities such as swimming, fishing, diving for coral reef sightseeing,…
You also can hire a fishing ship from local fishermen to exploring the immense sea or discover Da Bia Mountain.
5. O Loan Lagoon
O Loan Lagoon is about 1,200 ha, with the shape of huge swan opening its wings. You can sit on the boat and admire the fairylike beauty of the nature of the lagoon, especially when the sun comes out and comes down. Besides, you also can enjoy many kinds of sea foods taken from the lagoon such as bloody shells, crabs, shrimps, jelly fish, oysters, edible seaweed… Especially the bloody shells here are extremely delicious.
6. Da Dia Rapid (Cliff of Stone Plates)
Da Dia Rapid, located in An Ninh Dong commune, Tuy An district, is one-of-a-kind landscape in Vietnam. It is strangely structured rocks include large upright stones equally arranged in a star pattern. In general view, this unique terrain looks like a giant beehive or thousands of stone plates arranged side by side. This place is completely pristine and inhabited. You can walk on the stones, watch the whole view of the sea, go fishing or catch the cellana under the stones.