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Tam Ky

Maybe on trips to explore famous tourist destinations like Hoi An and Da Nang. You have to hear about Tam Ky city a few times. However, we pay little attention because this place has not yet been “promoted” by tourism “bosses”. However, with its unique wild beauty, Tam Ky has also risen on its own and attracted a large number of tourists to visit each year.

Coming to this land, you will leave the noise of the city to admire the beauty of the sea, lakes, mountains, rivers,… and enjoy attractive specialties. Let’s explore the beauty of this land with Origin Vietnam.

IMG Tam Thanh Beach 5

1. Where is Tam Ky city?

Tam Ky is a city located in the Southeast of Quang Nam province, Vietnam. About 47 km from Hoi An city, about 81 km southeast of Da Nang city and about 79 km northwest of Quang Ngai city.

2. How is Tam Ky city unique?

Tam Ky city carries with it the traditional beauty of its very own national culture. In particular, it is a place that has gone through many historical periods and events, Tam Ky has brought with it that beauty and sacred things. Besides, it combined with the development of modern life to create a unique Tam Ky tourist destination for everyone.

When you come here, you will experience one level of emotion after another over time and space. From works with profound cultural significance to masterpieces created by nature. And then there are the wonderful spiritual gifts that the people of Tam Ky prepare for you.

3. When is the best time to visit Tam Ky city?

Tam Ky city is located in the tropical monsoon climate zone, hot and humid, with lots of rain and seasonal rain. Thus, there are two distinct seasons in the year, the rainy season and the dry season.

  • January – March: The weather is sunny and has little rain, very convenient to visit many tourist destinations;
  • April: Sua flowers bloom on all the roads in Tam Ky. Visitors will have extremely impressive and romantic souvenir photos when coming to Tam Ky this season;
  • May – July: Summer – the ideal time to travel to the beach in Tam Ky. During the tour, you can take advantage of the combination of traveling to Hoi An when the weather is sunny and rainy, very convenient to explore the beauty of this Central province.

Note: You should avoid traveling to Tam Ky during the rainy season from September to December. During this time of year, there is often a lot of rain, leading to widespread flooding, including Tam Ky. Traveling during this time is not beautiful and causes many difficulties when moving.

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4. How to get to Tam Ky city?

There are many means for tourists to get to Tam Ky Quang Nam. That is:

4.1 Traveling by plane:

  • Tam Ky city is about 30 km from Chu Lai airport. Currently, this is the largest airport in Vietnam, being planned to become an international airport;
  • Domestic airlines all have direct flights to Chu Lai with daily frequency.

4.2 Traveling by train:

  • From Hanoi: Every day there are 5 trains to Tam Ky: SE1, SE3, SE5, SE7, SE9;
  • From Saigon: Every day there are 5 trains to Tam Ky: SE2, SE4, SE8, SE10 and SE22.

4.3 Traveling by bus:

  • From Hanoi: Tourists can catch buses on the Hanoi – Saigon route and then choose the drop off point in Quang Nam.
  • From Saigon: Tourists take the Ho Chi Minh City – Tam Ky (Quang Nam) bus route.

4.4 By motorbike:

This is a suitable option for travelers who have a solid handlebar, have experience traveling long distances. Moreover, you should have a companion to go with you for help if they encounter problems.

IMG Tam Thanh Beach 6

5. Sightseeings in Tam Ky city

5.1 Tam Thanh Beach

Tam Thanh Beach is definitely one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Tam Ky. Coming here, you can learn about handmade fish sauce making, buy pure fish sauce as gifts, and participate in exciting and interesting games. Such as rowing basket boats, camping overnight on the beach, fishing and weaving nets with fishermen,…

In particular, don’t forget to enjoy fresh seafood caught from Tam Thanh sea such as squid, crab, shrimp, clams, fish,…

5.2 Tam Thanh mural village

Under the creativity of Korean artists and Vietnamese – Korean volunteers, the houses in Tam Thanh village were revived with many beautiful works of art. More than 100 houses in Tam Thanh mural village are decorated with colorful images, built on many different themes, creating a beautiful artistic space. Therefore, This is a beautiful place in Tam Ky for taking amazing check-in photos.

5.3 Mother Thu Monument

Mother Nguyen Thi Thu’s monument at the top of Cam Mountain, Phu Thanh village, Tam Phu commune is also one of the tourist destinations in Tam Ky most visited by tourists from all over. In addition to the Mother Thu monument, within the memorial area there are also resort areas and soothing green spaces. Thus, this is a tourist destination that contributes to educating about patriotic traditions for all generations of Vietnamese people.

5.4 Phu Ninh Lake

Phu Ninh Lake is located in Trung Dan village, Tam Dai commune, Phu Ninh district, about 7km from Tam Ky station. If you don’t know what Tam Ky has to offer, you can visit Phu Ninh lake eco-tourism area to have many interesting experiences.

Coming to this tourist area, visitors will enjoy many wonderful services such as hot mineral baths, body massage, sauna, etc. The natural space of the resort is suitable for organizing many team games. , horseback riding, fishing, cycling, camping,… extremely exciting. At the same time, you can also enjoy delicious, rustic meals here.

5.5 Rang beach

Rang beach is located in Tam Quang commune, Nui Thanh district, right next to Chu Lai airport. This place has a coastline with small rocky rapids and cool blue sea water. At Rang beach, there are still not many tourist services, so it still retains its new, wild and peaceful look. Therefore, Rang beach has been chosen by many people as well as tourists who love nature to relax and rest after many days of hard work and study.

5.6 Ky Anh Tunnels

Ky Anh Tunnels is one of the three largest tunnels in Vietnam, carrying great historical value to the nation. The tunnel is located in Thach Tan village, Tam Thang commune, Tam Ky city, established and built during the years of resistance against the US to save the country (1964 – 1975).

Since its construction, the tunnel has opened a secret tunnel system to help our soldiers stay, march, and fight the enemy, creating a solid base that greatly contributed to victory in the resistance. war. The location is the pride of the heroic people of Quang Nam, a place that anyone who travels to Quang Nam wants to visit.

5.7 Quang Nam Museum

Quang Nam Museum is located at 281 Phan Boi Chau, Tan Thanh, right in the center of Tam Ky city, Quang Nam province. This place has an area of ​​21,976 m2, preserving many artifacts of historical and cultural value of the province. The museum is structured by four subdivisions including: outdoor display area, celebrity statue garden, ethnic cultural restoration area and interior display area.

If you want to choose a place to learn about cultural, political, historical, and social events in Quang Nam province, immediately save Quang Nam Museum on your list.

5.8 Chien Dan Tower

Next in the itinerary to explore Tam Ky, visitors should visit Chien Dan Tower – a unique Cham architectural work in Tam An commune, Phu Ninh district, Quang Nam province. The tower was built in the late 9th to early 10th century, bearing the bold architecture of ancient Champa with a typical body and roof spire. Coming here, visitors will admire many sculptural and decorative artifacts of high artistic value of the ancient Cham people such as the Yoni altar, Hamsa statue, Naga snake statue, Garuda bird,…

5.9 Van Thanh Relics – Temple of Confucius

The Van Thanh – Confucian Temple relic is a convergence of harmonious beauty with many historical, cultural, architectural and artistic values ​​of Tam Ky people over the past 300 years. The location is located at Phan Boi Chau street, Tan Thanh ward, Tam Ky city with an area of ​​6200m2. This place is a place to visit and learn about history with the meaning of inheriting and honoring national cultural traditions, promoting education and honoring the country’s talented people.

5.10 Tam Ky Cua Garden

The milk flower tree season filled with Tam Ky Cua garden is the time when most tourists come to visit. Vuon Cua is located in Hoa Huong ward, Tam Ky city, where thousands of ancient trees more than 300 years old gather. In April every year, Cua garden is in full bloom on the 1km long road, creating a romantic and poetic scene that attracts many visitors from all over to admire and take photos. The gentle fragrance and seductive beauty of milk flowers attract anyone who comes to Tam Ky.

6. Specialties when traveling to Tam Ky city

When it comes to specialties, you will not waste your time traveling to Tam Ky, this place has many dishes with the most delicious menu. And please take note of the specialties below so that when you come to Tam Ky, you must enjoy them immediately:

  • Seafood: When traveling to the beach, fresh seafood such as squid, crab, shrimp, clams, fish,… must definitely be on your menu list.
  • Tam Ky chicken rice: Although chicken rice is not a strange dish, the unique way of processing to create a strange flavor is the unique element of this dish. The firm chicken meat is delicious when eaten with golden, sweet and fragrant fried rice and specialty fish sauce.
  • Quang noodles: Quang noodles are an indispensable specialty of Quang Nam, so coming to Tam Ky you should also try delicious noodles with toppings such as shrimp, beef, chicken, pork, snakehead fish, crab, frog, etc. …
  • Nem nuong: Nem nuong of Tam Ky people has a super addictive power that is extremely famous for tourists. If you don’t try this quality Tam Ky specialty, your trip will be a waste.
  • Banh Chap: This is another version of wet cake that is enhanced by the aroma of sesame and the taste of seasoning sauce. The special thing is that the fish sauce is made from the freshest fish in the sea, so it has contributed to creating an unforgettable specialty in Tam Ky.
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7. Accommodation when traveling to Tam Ky city

When traveling here, you don’t have to worry too much about accommodation facilities. This place is a famous tourist destination, so accommodation options here are very rich and diverse. Below are some highly rated hotels that you can refer to.

7.1 Resorts:

  • Tam Thanh Beach Resort & Spa. Address: Ha Thanh 1 Village, Tam Thanh, Tam Ky, Quang Nam.
  • Tam Thanh Natural Beach Resort. Address: Thanh Nien Street, Tam Tien, Tam Ky, Quang Nam.
  • Ban Thach Riverside Hotel & Resort. Address: 10, Bach Dang, Tan Thanh Ward, Tam Ky, Quang Nam.

7.2 Hotels:

  • Muong Thanh Grand Quang Nam Hotel. Address: No. 351A, Hung Vuong, An Xuan Ward, Tam Ky, Quang Nam.
  • Viet Thanh Hotel. Address: 39 Duy Tan, Tam Ky City, Quang Nam.
  • Anh Huy Hotel. Address: 20 Phan Chu Trinh, Tam Ky City, Quang Nam.
  • Trang Chau Hotel. Address: 77 Phan Boi Chau, Tan Thanh Ward, Tam Ky City, Quang Nam.

7.3 Guest houses:

  • Thiet Guest House. Address: 1B, Le Dinh Duong, Tan Thanh Ward, Tam Ky, Quang Nam.
  • Hoang Le Guest House. Address: Tam Ngoc, Tam Ky, Quang Nam.
  • Phuong Hoa Guest House. Address: Phan Boi Chau, Tan Thanh Ward, Tam Ky, Quang Nam.
  • Thanh Hien Guesthouse. Address: 173 Tran Cao Van, Tam Ky City, Quang Nam.
  • Hoang Long Guest House. Address: 251 Phan Boi Chau, Tam Ky City, Quang Nam.

8. Some other famous tourist destinations near Tam Ky city

Besides Tam Ky, Quang Nam tourism also attracts tourists by other famous destinations such as:

  • Hoi An.
  • Tan Ky ancient house.
  • Cam Thanh coconut forest.
  • Cua Dai Beach.
  • My Son Sanctuary.

With many famous tourist destinations and interesting culinary cultural experiences. Tam Ky Quang Nam tourism has been attracting a large number of tourists to visit and explore. Hopefully from the useful sharing about Tam Ky travel experiences in the above article of Origin Vietnam – a professional tour operator. You will have more choices for your tour to Hoi An with unforgettable experiences.

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