VIETNAM TRAVEL

 

Around Ho Chi Minh City

Cu Chi Tunnels - Tay Ninh - Nui Ba Den - One Pillar Pagoda - Can Gio - Buu Long Mountain -Tri An Falls - Vung Tau - Long Hai - Loc An Beach - Ho Tram Beach - Ho Coc Beach - Binh Chau Hot Springs - Cat Tien National Park - Con Dao Islands

LOC AN BEACH

IDD Code: (+84) 64
A new road winds along the coast from Long Hai to Binh Chau, crossing through the town of Phuoc Hai before passing by a dune-covered beach and the small Loc An Resort ( d with breakfast 190,000-440,000d); Situated on a lagoon some 50m from the palm-shaded beach, this guesthouse has trim and tidy rooms, and staff are friendly and welcoming. Boats shuttle guests to the beach and back for free. The restaurant has a terrace (mains 40,000d to 60.000d) and serves decent seafood, plus there's a pool table. At the fork in the road, there's a sign lead ing to Thuy Hoang (Tell: 874 223; bungalows 260,000d; which consists of small A-frame beach bungalows. It has an indoor-outdoor restaurant that serves good locally caught seafood and cold beer.