Visiting seafood market, swimming, relaxing, enjoying the fresh air are experiences that tourists should not miss.
Ho Tram is a long coastline in Xuyen Moc District, Ba Ria – Vung Tau. About 2 hours drive from Ho Chi Minh City, this place attracts visitors by pristine natural beauty, with fine sand, fresh air and luxurious resorts.
Ho Tram has a mild climate throughout the year. The rainy season from May to October and the dry season from November to April. Therefore, visitors can come here at any time of the year.
Stretching 10 km with fine sand and calm waters. Ho Tram beach is where visitors can freely swim, stroll and record beautiful photos with family and friends. Especially here are many coastal restaurants, serving dishes from fresh seafood. Such as oysters, snails, clams for 35,000 – 50,000 VND.
About 10 km from Ho Tram is Ho Coc beach, a suggested destination for travelers who love wild beauty. With gentle sloping beaches, calm waves. It’s very safe for children also. In Ho Coc, there are also many restaurants, serving seafood, caught by the fishermen themselves. In addition, visitors can also buy fresh ingredients from the restaurant and grill themselves on the beach.
If you want to learn more about local life, Phuoc Hai market, Loc An port is a suggestion. In the early morning, you can see the boats, boats landing, carrying fresh batch of seafood. At this time is also the busiest time in the market. In the afternoon, after finishing the market, dozens of painted boats lying quietly on the beach creating a beautiful scenery.
In addition to the beaches, visitors can visit some destinations such as Binh Chau – Phuoc Buu nature reserve, Binh Chau mineral spring. These sites are located about 7-10 km from Ho Tram.
What to eat?
In Ho Tram, restaurants and markets mainly sell fresh seafood. Guests can manually choose and request processing according to their preferences. Alternatively, you can also buy ingredients and bake directly on the beach.
If visiting Vung Tau city, visitors can enjoy other delicacies. Khot cake is a specialty you should not miss, a plate of 7 pieces costs about 20,000 VND. Some suggested addresses are Ms. Hai 17 Hoang Hoa Tham, Vus Sua restaurant 14 Nguyen Truong To. In addition, Vung Tau is also famous for noodle soup, oyster porridge in Long Son island commune…
In Ho Tram, travelers have a variety of accommodation options from budget to luxury. For a more complete holiday on the beach. You can choose Meliá Ho Tram resort. It has 152 rooms and 61 villas facing to the sea, surrounded by lush gardens, lakes and pools. All villas have a private pool, barbecue area and outdoor shower.
Here, visitors can experience many facilities. Such as swimming in a 1,500 m2 pool, enjoy spa treatments, take part in zumba, yoga, meditation, cocktail making classes.
Every Saturday night, the resort will hold a seafood market on a long beach. Visitors can choose how to prepare and choose fresh seafood. Such as lobster, snapper, clams, grouper…
How to get there?
Ho Tram beach is about 30 km from the center of Vung Tau city. Travelers from Hanoi can choose flights to Tan Son Nhat Airport, Ho Chi Minh City, with fares from 1,500,000 to 4,000,000 VND. From here, tourists travel by coach to the city, then take a taxi to the beach. Shuttle bus available from resort that you can book direct here.
In Ho Tram, visitors can travel by taxi, or rent a motorbike for 150,000 VND a day.