Cua Lo Beach
There are 3 islands there in the area of Cua Lo beach: Hon Ngu, Hon Chu and Hon Mat with its nature and primitive landscape which is attractive to the tourist a lot.
Coming to Cua Lo beach, visitors can go the island by boat, climb the mountains, dive and visit the historical and literature sites at Nghi Hop commune’s the temple in honor of the Nguyen Xi, Nghi Thiet Commune’s Trung Kien pagoda, and the Hoang Van family altar in Cua Lo.
It is just about 18km from the Vinh, a busy border crossing with Laos. Cua Lo Beach is famous for its smooth sands and sparkling, salty seawater. Tourists visiting the beach increase day by day. Coming there, tourists can enjoy the beautiful beach with the rows of the casuarinas and coconut trees. The seawater at Cua Lo is clean and highly salted. Cua Lo is one of the best beaches in Vietnam.
In the North of Cua Lo, there is a beautiful island as Lan Chau, Song Ngu to the southeast. The Quynh Nhai island group is created by many smaller islands.
Many of rest houses and hotels were built to meet the need of the travelers. Having hotels on one side and natural casuarinas forest, the road is shady all day. The forests were served carefully as a natural barrier prevent beach from the erosion and provide a cool cover for sun-soaked tourists.
Visitors can take a yacht to go on the Lam River to reach Giang Dinh and visit the homeland of great poet Nguyen Du. Contemplate the scenery of Hong Linh Mountain is also one of the sites you can not miss. The tomb of Mai Hac De and Kim Lien village – the motherland of President Ho Chi Minh are very attracting destinations.
Eye the future path…
The town of Cua Lo was founded in 1994. Up to now, it has developed quickly to house visitors. Now it has a modern infrastructure and transportation systems, a lot of entertainment and tourists resorts as well. On May 1st, Cua Lo always has a festival; it
attracts visitors to the beach for the summer holiday. Visitors can enjoy traditional games and tournaments at the festival.
In August, Cua Lo celebrated its 10th birthday; the town’s biggest tourism event was opened. To diversify tourism products, Cua Lo town is trying to become a centre linking tours and cultural-historical sites of Nghe An Province with other provinces namely Ha Tinh, Thanh Hoa and Quang Binh. A center introducing and many shops have been established. Visitors can visit and enjoy charming landscapes in Nghe An in the quickest way thanks to friendly guiders available here.
A warning system for visitors and a rescue center has been built by Cua Lo town. High-speed boats have also been bought to serve tourists.
Cua lo, nowadays, is able to meet the demand of a huge number of tourists. It is an ideal beach and tourists will have comfortable and relaxing days when visiting there.
Cua Lo actually changed a lot from a sleepy beach town to a summer hot spot, with seaside eco- adventures activities.