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Tam Thanh Mural Village

Tam Thanh Mural Village is an impressive tourist destination with vivid walls sketched by the talented hands of Vietnamese and Korean artists. Thanks to colorful paintings, the mural village has created a unique new vitality and attracted many tourists to visit. Let’s explore this beautiful village with Origin Vietnam.

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1. Where is Tam Thanh mural village?

Tam Thanh mural village is located in Hoa Trung village, Tam Thanh commune, Tam Ky city, Quang Nam province, Vietnam. About 10 km northeast of Tam Ky city center, about 45 km from Hoi An ancient town and about 72 km southeast of Da Nang city.

2. How is Tam Thanh mural village unique?

This is the first mural village in Vietnam, formed in 2016 by the cooperation of Vietnamese and Korean artists and volunteers. Therefore, Tam Thanh once attracted a large number of tourists to visit and take photos. However, over time, the paintings gradually deteriorated, causing the attraction of the mural village to fade.

In order to restore the beauty and vitality of Tam Thanh, the project “Creating tourism products in the community art village” has been implemented within the framework of Tam Ky Festival – Sua flower season 2023. The project brings together 17 artists from Hanoi, 10 volunteers and 30 art teachers from Quang Nam joined hands to “breathe soul” into the mural village.

More than 25 new paintings, 50 works on basket boats and 4 sculptures have been created, providing visitors with a colorful and inspirational art space. In addition, these works revolve around the theme of fishermen’s activities and marine creatures, sending messages about love for nature and environmental protection.

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3. When is the best time to visit Tam Thanh mural village?

According to our Quang Nam travel experience, the weather here is beautiful in every season, and each time will bring its own beauty. However, the most ideal time to explore Quang Nam is still from February to August. specifically, the weather in Quang Nam at each time of the year is as follows:

  • Rainy season: Lasts from September to December. At this time, Central Vietnam in general and Quang Nam in particular are often affected by storms and low pressure, which will more or less affect your travel plans.
  • Dry season: From February to August, Quang Nam’s weather is sunny. Traveling to Quang Nam at this time is very convenient to visit and explore famous tourist destinations here.

Tam Thanh mural village will be most beautiful before 8:00 am and after 5:00 pm. Because the sun in Tam Thanh is quite hot and early, it may affect your tour schedule. Maybe, you won’t be able to take beautiful photos and will easily get tired and unable to stay fresh in such hot weather.

4. How to get to Tam Thanh mural village?

4.1 Moving To Quang Nam

Traveling to Quang Nam, depending on economic conditions, starting point as well as your travel schedule, you can choose suitable means of transport.

Today, the traffic connection system between provinces and cities across the country has been synchronized and strongly developed. If you want to travel to Quang Nam, you can conveniently choose a plane, train or bus.

  • Plane: To shorten travel time, tourists should choose to travel by plane. Depending on the schedule, you can choose to land at Da Nang airport or Chu Lai airport.
  • Train: To save costs and have flexible departure times, visitors can choose the train. Both North and South trains have trips to Tam Ky (Quang Nam) with many different time frames.
  • Passenger bus: You can easily catch the long-distance bus from North to South and then get off at Quang Nam. Traveling by bus is long but extremely economical.

4.2 Moving to Tam Thanh mural village

Tam Thanh mural village is quite close to famous tourist destinations in Quang Nam such as: Hoi An tourist destination, Da Nang, Tam Ky city. Therefore, you can choose to travel to Tam Thanh mural village from those locations by many means such as car, motorbike, taxi…

  • From Da Nang (about 60 km away): You take the road along the sea leading to Hoi An city, to the intersection (1 road turns to Hoi An, 1 road turns to An Bang beach). Then, you continue to run straight to Cua Dai bridge, go straight towards Tam Ky city and you will arrive.
  • From Hoi An (about 40 km away): Take Tran Nhan Tong street, then go straight to Cua Dai bridge, continue towards Tam Ky city.
  • From Tam Ky city (about 11-12 km): Take Duy Tan street, straight to Tam Thanh beach, then follow the signs to reach the mural village.
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5. Exploring the beauty of Tam Thanh mural village

Through exquisite, unique and creative works, the coastal fishing village of Quang Nam appears extremely new and bright, helping this place become an extremely hot destination, attracting a large number of tourists to visit during tours in Vietnam. Hoi An tourism and the most prominent destinations in Quang Nam.

5.1 Fairy tale village with colorful paintings recreating close life

The main painting theme in the works in Tam Thanh Quang Nam mural village is the depiction of the daily life of the people here. Moreover, it is vividly recreated through careful, meticulous drawings and bright colors.

5.2 The colorful basket boat road

Tam Thanh basket boat road is a unique art product, using many bright colors to paint scenes of people’s daily activities, fishing, etc. on the basket boats. Thus, this road is an impressive highlight, attracting tourists to check-in.

6. Enjoying specialties when traveling to Tam Thanh mural village

Tam Thanh Mural Village is a coastal fishing village area, so when visiting here, visitors will definitely not miss the fresh seafood dishes. Along Tam Thanh beach, there are many restaurants serving a variety of delicious seafood dishes such as steamed grouper, grilled scallops with onion fat, fried squid and eggs with fish sauce…

The most prominent Tam Thanh specialty dish is herring salad. Slice fresh herring very thinly, sprinkle lemon juice on top to cook, and season to taste. When eating, you can feel the aroma of rice flour, combined with the delicious crunch of the accompanying vegetables.

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7. Accommodation when traveling to Tam Thanh mural village

7.1 Overnight in Tam Thanh mural village

When going out to have fun, don’t forget to choose a good place to stay. We would like to suggest a few homestays in Tam Thanh Bich Hoa Village with “virtual living views” that are quite high and the prices are also very affordable.

  • AnnaBo Tam Thanh Beach House. Address: Solidarity Group, No. 2 Trung Thanh village, Tam Thanh commune, Tam Ky city, Quang Nam province.
  • Blue Ocean Homestay. Address: Tam Thanh Bich Hoa Village, Tam Ky city, Quang Nam province.
  • Golden Lantern Tam Thanh Homestay. Address: Ha village, Tam Ky city, Quang Nam province.

If you want to stay in more comfortable places, you can return to Tam Ky city not far away:

7.2 Overnight in Tam Ky city

7.2.1 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.

7.2.2 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.

7.2.3 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 attractions near Tam Thanh mural village

The mural village with many beautiful and vivid murals is an attractive destination, but because the village is quite small, with a 1-day tour schedule, you will have plenty of time left over. Let’s take a look at some attractive tourist destinations near Tam Thanh mural village to have the most perfect itinerary.

8.1 Tam Thanh Beach

Located quite close to Tam Thanh mural village, it only takes 5 minutes by motorbike to reach Tam Thanh beach, immerse yourself in the clear blue sea water, white sand beaches and enjoy the vacation. Your vacation is complete.

8.2 Mother Thu Monument

The monument to Vietnamese heroic mother Nguyen Thi Thu is another famous attraction near the mural village. Located on Cam Mountain of Tam Ky city, this is the largest Vietnamese mother monument in the country, modeled after Mother Thu.

9. Some important notes when traveling to Tam Thanh mural village

To make your trip to Tam Thanh mural village fun and complete, you need to refer to some necessary notes below:

  • Because the weather in Tam Thanh mural village is quite hot, the ideal time for you to visit this place is early in the morning before 8:00 am and after 5:00 pm. This is also the right time for you to get the most beautiful check-in photos here.
  • You should use a motorbike to move from the beginning to the end of the village, to visit all the paintings (because the paintings on the walls are not concentrated in one area).
  • You should read information about the mural village in advance to make more interesting discoveries.
  • Do not litter in the village. The mural village was implemented in addition to the purpose of tourism development, it also carries the message of environmental protection, so attention should be paid to littering.
  • Preparing all necessary items such as sunscreen, hat, sports shoes or flat sandals to be able to move easily during the tour.

Coming to Tam Thanh mural village, you are not only admiring the vivid murals. But you are also discovering new and interesting things is an experience everyone should try at least once. Origin Vietnam – Vietnam’s leading tour operator, we hope that with the useful information we share in the above article. You will have the most perfect and complete tour Hoi An to discover the mural village.

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