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Hon Ba Island, Vung Tau

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One of the smallest Vietnamese islands, Hon Ba Island represents a quaint place to visit and see the local way of life and the old buildings, as well as the clean beach. Take a walk around the small village, and you’ll see a couple of charming Buddhist temples, which you can visit and enjoy the atmosphere, the colors, and the traditional architecture. One of those was built in 18th century, and it’s dedicated to a goddess protector of fishermen and sailors. Use our Vung Tau vacation generator to add Hon Ba Island and other attractions to your Vung Tau vacation plans.
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  • Stay at Back Beach, Hon Ba Island is one of famous place in Vung Tau with a small pagoda here. Watch the sunrise in the early morning is really romantic but....just like anyone else talk about Hon Ba ...  more »
  • As the title says, not much to see at all. Have to time it right as well with the tide as if you wait or spend too much time there you will gt stranded with the high tide. I personally wouldn't recomm...  more »
  • The low tide is during the dawn. At 8am, the high tide creeps in. Make sure you wear proper shoe that is anti-slip because the stones are covered with slippery and sharp barnacles. Make sure you are w...  more »

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Where to stay in Vung Tau

Most of the accommodations of Vung Tau, you won't be surprised to learn, sit by the beaches. Choose from densely populated areas of budget-friendly hotels and guesthouses, as well as more spacious stretches where large resorts and luxury hotels sit. Search all around the peninsula for the style and price that suits, as nothing here is very far away from the main attraction. Even visitors that stay a bit inland may end up with a place to be proud of, with French colonial hotels set back from the sea.
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