Thanh Hoa is a miniature image of Vietnam, an interesting and tourist-attractive place that you should visit once. The province possesses the full potential economic features: mountains, Midland, coastal delta, abundant resources including real-estate, forest, mineral resources.
Thanh Hoa is a city in the North Central region, the northern of Thanh Hoa is 150 km far from Hanoi and adjacent to Ninh Binh Province. Hoa Binh Province and Son La Province with a borderline spanning 175 km. Thanh Hoa borders with Nghe An province in the South with borderline of 160 km and it’s east is the East Sea with 102 km coastline. The west is bordered by the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, with a 192 km borderline running through rough high mountains.
This is also home of seven ethnic minority brothers including Kinh, Muong, Thai, Dao, Mong, Tho and Kho Mu with their own distinct characteristics of Thanh Hoa’s culture.
1. What the weather like in Thanh Hoa?
Thanh Hoa is characterized both the weather of the North and the Central region with tropical monsoon and two distinct hot and cold seasons. The hot season starts from May to October with a high temperature up to 39-40oC. The cold season from November to April next year with the northeast monsoon with little rain and temperature can be dropped to 5 to 6 oC.
2. Must-visited Beaches in Thanh Hoa
Sam Son Beach
Sam Son is the first beach to be named first when it comes to Thanh Hoa beaches. This beach is also one of the first beaches in the north to be exploited for tourism.
In Sam Son, there is also the Hon Co Giai, which is associated with a well-known legend. This is the fact that a giant man has split his half to guard the island, half to destroy the monster. Hon Trong – Hon Mai is also a favorite tourist destination when coming to Sam Son. Guests can travel by boat to reach these two islands easily.
Hai Tien Beach
Hai Tien is a new popular beach in Thanh Hoa. From Hai Tien to 175km (about 3 hours), you will go to Thanh Hoa city. From the center along the National Highway 1A to Cao Xuyen bridge, go all the left and continue straight 15km to Hai Tien beach.
Clear sea, sunny sunlight, salt fields under the sun become sparkling to fanciful. The idyllic beauty of the rhythm of life, the rhythm of labor is always present but not the hustle of tourism services impacted on perhaps the attraction of Hai Tien. If you are a person who doesn’t like crowded places, please come to Hai Tien.
Hai Hoa Beach
Located 40 km from the center of Thanh Hoa city and located in Coong town of Tinh Gia district. Hai Hoa Sea is not too famous for domestic tourists such as Sam Son or Hai Tien but it is more visited by local people. The sea here is attractive in that it retains the pristine soft stretches of sand. Coming here, the most ideal is definitely at dawn just when the white sand dunes shone brightly under the morning light.
In addition, here you will be delighted to eat fresh seafood dishes. The dishes mentioned that make you crave like jellyfish sauce with sauce, a jellyfish salad.
Bai Dong Beach
Located in Tinh Gia, Thanh Hoa and Bai Dong provinces, not far from Hai Hoa beach. This is also a beautiful and pristine beach that is worth visiting if you come to Thanh Hoa. East Beach makes you feel a slow pace of life, an extremely relaxing space, making you forget all melancholy. To get to Bai Dong, you can ride a motorbike from Thanh Hoa city for about 60km. And if you go for a walk, you can rent a taxi to travel here.
Bai Dong will make you not hesitate to drop yourself in the water here, it is very green and cool. Some well-suited activities at this beach are reading, listening to music or walking on the sand and watching the beautiful surroundings. Bai Dong is loved by the devotees, who like to explore new places, wildly favorite places and come by its pristine and poetic.
Hai Thanh Beach
Also located in Tinh Gia district, this place also owns a beautiful Hai Thanh beach. This beach is not too big and medium waves and there are peaceful coastal villages. In addition to the beach, near this area, there are also some places to visit such as Doi Tien Pagoda, Quang Trung Temple, Ba Lang parish church…v.v.
If you have the opportunity to come to the land of Thanh, take time to visit these beautiful beaches!.