Ham Rong Bridge
This bridge has a long history full of heroic and tragic. In 1904 the French began to build Ham Rong Bridge steel dome. The structure of the bridge is similar to the Long Bien bridge in Hanoi, in the middle there is a track for trains to run through, on both sides is a road for cars and rudimentary vehicles. Located 4km from Thanh Hoa city to the North, Ham Rong Bridge connects with the mouth of the god dragon pearl and the Ma River. Since the new bridge, Ham Rong Bridge It’s less crowded, but this is still an ideal dating place for many couples, where groups of white-shirted school friends gather to chat. Now Ham Rong Bridge has been re-planned into a tourist area with many famous landmarks such as Dong Son ancient village, Ngoc mountain, Long mountain, …
Ham Rong Bridge Thanh Hoa crosses the Ma River as a witness of history, a famous sightseeing spot of Thanh Hoa City. Student groups often organize excursions and picnics in combination with Ham Rong bridge to educate patriotism. Looking down from the bridge, the Ma river flows quietly, the flow is calm, bringing the amount of red alluvium that fills the heroic land.
In the afternoon, many people often stand on the bridge watching the sunset gradually fall, every time a train passes through the bridge floor vibrates into a rhythm, it seems that they can feel each rivet, each snail is straining to not was left out. Each passing train obscures the golden afternoon sunlight, sometimes hiding and sometimes following the rhythm of the track. The sunset seen from the bridge is clear with each line, the scene is tinged with dark colors in the weak sunlight at the end of the day. This is a special place where we can immerse ourselves in the heroic atmosphere of history and also be immersed in the beauty of nature.
Pu Luong Nature Reserve
Pu Luong – The nature reserve is almost associated with Thanh, known for its majestic natural beauty, as beautiful as the natural beauty of Ha Giang, the Northwest, etc.
With an extremely diverse and rich ecosystem stretching over an area of more than 17.600 hectares, when you come here, you will surely be overwhelmed by the unspoiled but majestic, immense and captivating natural picture. Try once to experience Thanh Hoa backpacking, and drive through the pass roads to see Pu Luong with your own eyes, with terraced fields lined up in the middle of the mountains.
With wide camera angles, taken from above to cover the valley, you will firmly hold the “million-like” photos for yourself when coming to Pu Luong. As for those who love adventure, climbing to conquer Pu Luong peak, the highest mountain in the region with an altitude of 1700 m will be an unforgettable experience. In particular, June and summer are the most ideal times to come to Pu Luong, when the rice is ripe and golden on the terraces showing off in the summer sun.
Citadel of the Ho Dynasty
Citadel of the Ho Dynasty (also known as Tay Do citadel, An Ton citadel, Tay Kinh citadel or Tay Giai citadel) is the capital of Dai Ngu (Vietnam’s national name in the Ho Dynasty), located in Vinh Loc district, Thanh Hoa province, built by Ho Quy Ly in 1397. This is not only a tourist destination in Thanh Hoa, but also a typical historical symbol included in CNN’s list of the 21 greatest heritage sites in the world. Although it is 600 years old, the Ho Dynasty Citadel is still very solid and enduring with the power of time.
The citadel of the Ho Dynasty consisted of 3 parts, the La citadel, the Hao citadel and the Imperial Citadel. La Thanh is the outermost ring, about 4 km in circumference. Moats were dug around the four sides of the inner city, about 50 meters from the heart in all directions. This project has the task of protecting the inner city.
The Imperial Citadel was built on an almost square plan. The North – South direction is 870,5 m long, the East – West direction is 883,5 m long. Four gates in the main direction of South – North – West – East are called Tien – Hau – Ta – Huu gates. Each door is opened in the middle. These gates are built in a dome-shaped architecture. The stone slabs on the archway are chiseled in the shape of pomelos, closely stacked on top of each other.
The money gate (south gate) is the main gate, with three doors. The middle door is 5,82 m wide, 5,75 m high, the two side doors are 5,45 m wide and 5,35 m high. The other three gates have only one door. The average height of the city wall is 5-6 m, the highest place is the 10 m high money gate. Connecting to the South gate is the stone-paved Hoa Nhai road (Royal Road) about 2,5 km long towards the Nam Giao altar (where the king sacrificed) built in August 8.
The entire wall and four main gates are built with blue limestone slabs, finely hewn, square, and stacked tightly on top of each other. The average stone slabs are 1,5 m long, some are up to 6 m long, and weigh 24 tons. The total volume of stone used to build is about 20.000 m3 and nearly 100.000 m3 of earth is elaborately dug and filled.
East Beach – a name that is emerging but attracts a lot of tourists here. Bai Dong belongs to Nghi Son peninsula, Tinh Gia district, about 60 km from Thanh Hoa city, you can easily move here by motorbike. The highlight of this tourist destination in Thanh Hoa is the wildness that is still intact, the long stretch of golden sand embracing the cool blue sea. Whether you plan to have “explosive” fun with dynamic beach games, or choose to sunbathe and enjoy your leisure time, Bai Dong is suitable.
The sea color here when taking photos will be extremely shimmering without you needing to process much through the software. The beach directly to the sea is also one of the beautiful check-in places for your Thanh Hoa trip. Bai Dong is located in the Nghi Son Eco Island, with an entrance ticket for 15,000 VND/person (children are free). This Thanh Hoa tourist area includes room rental service (from 600k/night/room); along with a number of resorts, hotels, … near the East beach – very convenient if you want to spend the night here; and restaurants right on the beach serving fresh dishes such as seafood,…
Golden Cow Farm
Golden Cow Farm (Golden cow) in Luong Son commune. The farm is invested by the family of Mrs. Dao Thi Mai – Thanh Hoa city on an area of nearly 20 hectares. The goal is for students to experience life experiences. This place is located in the middle of a mountainous area, a valley, about 9km from the center of Thuong Xuan district. The road to the farm is under construction, on both sides are vast sugarcane fields.
The farm area has been built into gardens growing vegetables, flowers, jasmine houses, stilts, cattle and poultry breeding areas. Although it has been built about 1/2 of the area, there have been many delegations to visit, schools to experience, take souvenir photos. The special thing here is the cool, fresh air, you can climb hills, climb mountains, sit in stilts to enjoy dishes from the farm…
Here you can learn more about knowledge related to farming, animal husbandry, nature; and of course there is no shortage of beautiful scenes for you to check-in or pose creatively. This Thanh Hoa tourist area is suitable for those who travel with their family, or those who want to choose a sightseeing destination that can easily go back in the day.
Cam Thuy Spirit Fish Stream
Cam Thuy Spirit Fish Stream Also known as Suoi Ngoc, is located at the foot of Truong Sinh mountain, in Luong Ngoc village, Cam Luong commune (Cam Thuy, Thanh Hoa), more than 80km from the center of Thanh Hoa city. This Thanh Hoa tourist spot is the true proof of the saying “small but mighty”, because although it is only 3-4 meters wide, you can easily get many beautiful and unique photos here.
Limestone cliffs surround the clear water, and you can see tens of thousands of fish of various colors swimming in the stream. In the dry season, the water level of Suoi Ngoc is only 20-40 cm deep, the water is clear, you can put your hand in the water to caress the fish.
This place is inhabited by thousands of fish that people call “god fish”, the main name is sloping fish. This fish belongs to the carp order, listed in the Red Book of Vietnam. Each one weighs about 1 to 20 kg. According to the people here, the largest fish is the king fish lying in the cave, weighing up to 30 kg. The angel fish has a very strange and diverse pattern, many colors such as red, blue, pink. When swimming, fish fins emit a variety of silver glittering colors that look impressive and beautiful.
Hai Tien Beach
Hai Tien Beach Dubbed the Hawaii of the North Central Coast, with a coastline of up to 12km, put into operation in 2015, this Thanh Hoa tourist destination brings you wild and rustic natural beauty. However, still full of travel services for you to have the most comfortable day. If you visit Hai Tien beach in the morning, you can watch the beautiful fishing boats stretching themselves in the morning sunlight, and at the same time enjoy the fresh seafood that has just been caught by fishermen in the area from the open sea. about.
One of the points that makes Hai Tien special compared to other beaches is its own unspoiled nature. The rows of casuarinas, the white salt ridges from afar seem to make you forget all the worries in the dusty Saigon. Many tourists coming to Hai Tien often choose nearby hotels to stay overnight just so they can wake up early in the morning to see the sunrise to the fullest.
Dong Co Temple
Dong Co Temple belongs to Dan Ne village, Yen Tho commune, Yen Dinh district, 40km north of Thanh Hoa city. This is one of the famous relics of Thanh – besides Lam Kinh, Ho citadel, Dong Son ancient village,… This is a place with both charming scenery and legends associated with many stages. in the history of the country. Dong Co Temple is one of the historical and cultural relics ranked at the national level (2001).
It is rare for a relic in Thanh to have a long history associated with legends and many historical periods of the country such as: Dong Co Temple. In the past, with a prime location on the right bank of the Ma River, Dong Co Temple has become a stopover for many people on Thien Ly Street. Today, the reputation of the temple still resonates like the eternal spring of the nation, attracting tourists from far and near to return to the roots. As the place where the rituals of the dynasties of our country took place, the temple still preserves many gods and ordinations of the dynasties. The Tran, Le, Trinh – Nguyen dynasties still maintained national ceremonies at Dong Co temple in Yen Dinh (Thanh Hoa) and Buoi ward (Hanoi).
Following the stone steps up to the ancient temple on Xuan mountain, visitors can capture the scenery of the Ma River between the vast banks of green corn fields, far beyond the river is the ancient Ho Dynasty Citadel. , persists in time. In front of the temple, Crescent Lake is like a mirror reflecting the sky and mountains. This is really a cultural-historical relic of special value to the Vietnamese people, it clearly shows the spirit of goodwill and the consciousness of the source, aspiration to the loyalty and patriotism of the Vietnamese people. uphold the values that continue our nation’s martial tradition. This is also a place to visit, enjoy and burn incense to pray for domestic and foreign tourists every spring.
Sam Son Beach
Sam Son Beach With gentle golden sand, clear blue water and moderate salt concentration, it is very suitable for human health. This is an ideal place to make short trips in the summer. 16km from Thanh Hoa city, Sam Son beach belongs to Sam Son town. With a 10km long coastline with white sand beaches, Sam Son can be said to be one of the most beautiful beaches in the Northern region. Sam Son Beach Beautiful, clean, gentle coast and moderate salt level are the ideal choice of tourists. Along with that, Sam Son also has many beautiful landscapes such as: Co Tien cave, Doc Cuoc temple, Trong Mai island, … Sam Son is a place not to be missed for tourists when traveling in Thanh Hoa.
Come to Sam SonIn addition to swimming, playing, and sightseeing as much as you like, you can also eat and drink with special dishes here. Some dishes can be mentioned such as: sour spring rolls, eel porridge, Sam Son fish salad, grilled blood cockles with onion fat. These dishes are all very delicious, stimulating your hungry stomach, right? Sam Son Really an ideal destination for you and your family in the summer.
Ben En National Park
Ben En National Park 46km from Thanh Hoa city, in Nhu Thanh district. This is an area of mountains, rivers and lakes with an area of up to 16.000 hectares with a rich and diverse flora and fauna ecosystem. Ben En National Park which has long been known as “Halong on land of Thanh land”. Favored by nature for its delicate and pristine beauty, this place attracts millions of tourists every year and is the great pride of the Thanh people. Only 30 minutes by car from the city center, this place has gradually become the ideal choice for domestic and foreign tourists at any time of the year. Close your eyes and think about Ben En National ParkPeople often think of endless green forests with countless rare animals, magnificent caves, or clear blue rivers surrounding the forest…
Ben En is a special ecological complex when fully converging natural beauty: trees, animals, rivers, mountains, caves… The most prominent of which is the gentle river surrounding it. Ben En eco-zone, named Muc River. The river water here is very clear and mellow. In recent years, the management center of Ben En Thanh Hoa has organized more interesting river cruises to attract tourists. When buying tickets for canoes and boats with prices ranging from 60 – 120k / ticket depending on the subject of children or adults, visitors are free to enjoy the pleasant fresh air, relax in the sun, and visit the natural scenery. beautiful shore.
Besides, there are many exciting activities taking place on the river. Many young people love to explore and experience the option of using swimming buoys and diving suits to explore the bottom of the river. The water here is completely clear, calm with slight ripples, ensuring safety so this activity is really interesting and warmly supported by tourists. On cool autumn days, there are boating and swimming festivals in the Muc River. The quiet river surface becomes vibrant again by fun and useful activities with the participation of local people as well as tourists and foreign guests. Sometimes tourists also participate directly in fishing, fishing on both sides of the shore. Special festivals always bring you comfortable moments and the opportunity to interact and make new friends.
Kho Muong – a highland village of Thanh Son commune, Ba Thuoc district, Thanh Hoa province. Less than 150 km from the center of Thanh Hoa city, Kho Muong is a pristine valley located on the upper mountain journey to the majestic Pu Luong peak. Around September, when coming to Kho Muong, you will not be surprised by the spectacular beauty of ripe golden rice on the winding hillsides.
Kho Muong is a white Thai village located deep in the core area of Pu Luong Nature Reserve, the road will be quite difficult, especially for those who go for the first time. However, the beautiful scenery here will make you feel well worth it!
Kho Muong village with 60 households, mainly Thai people. Because it is located in a deep valley in the core area of Pu Luong Nature Reserve, Kho Muong is less affected by human impact, so it still retains its inherent poetic features. Coming to Kho Muong, visitors can admire the natural scenery, experience, learn about the culture, customs and habits of the Thai ethnic people, immerse themselves in the rustic life, and enjoy traditional dishes. rich in mountain flavors such as: Lam rice, forest banana flower salad, bitter soup, corn wine, pickled palanquin and boiled duck meat…
The roof drum
Trong Mai Island located on Truong Le mountain in the territory of Sam Son town, Thanh Hoa. Following the poetic shady path around the mountainside among the pine trees, we came to Truong Le mountain relic in Sam Son town, Thanh Hoa province. It is interesting because this place not only has a poetic scene with a tall green pine forest, the sound of the wind and the waves of the sea, but it also has many mountains and crevices in the shape of the mountains. The animal is pretty obvious. The most special are two large stone blocks like two giant stone birds lying precariously on a flat rock, which is called by folklore. Trong Mai Island. Another amazing thing is that the precarious position of those two stones is stable with the age of the moon, despite the flow of time, through many degrees of wind, rain and sun, still standing, floating between the blue sky and the sea breeze.
Trong Mai Island Actually, it’s just three rocks stacked on top of each other, one with a pointed tip on top of it looks like a rooster, the opposite one is smaller, shaped like a hen. Although the shape is not too special, this place is associated with the legendary stories of extremely touching love. In addition to its special appearance, Trong Mai islet also attracts tourists by the story of loyalty between a couple who died together in a great flood. This is a place that attracts many tourists every year.
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