Quang Ngai city is characterized as having mountains on one side and the sea on the other. The topography of the surrounding regions include mountains, plains, seaside, and offshore islands. For backpackers who wanna wander around, this is an untouched splendor place to discover. Here’s the list of top 5 Quang Ngai attractions for you:
1. LY SON ISLAND
One of the best Quang Ngai attractions is Ly Son Island. Ly Son is full of ancient temples, beautiful mountains, and beaches. The main attraction of this island is its peaceful as well as its untouched nature with clean beaches and memorial historical places.
In order to go to Ly Son, backpackers can catch a passenger coach from Da Nang airport to Quang Ngai and then go to Sa Ky port (VND150,000) before spending two more hours going to Ly Son by express boat. You can choose to live in hotels or live in some homestays.
Going to Ly Son, you can relax on the sun, listen to the harmony of the waves and enjoy delicious local specialties. Watching twilight on the beach is also a should-not-be-missed experience.
With many attractive sceneries, Ly Son is considered as an amazing and noticeable tourist destination in Quang Ngai. The beautiful beaches on the island are so charming with white sand and diverse shells. The water is clear and blue. You’ll see the beautiful sea, a lot of organized and nice garlic fields, mountains with good viewpoints.
Ly Son Island, a treasure of Quang Ngai province, is the only and the most unique volcanic island of Vietnam. I believe the island is worth visiting, you will be delighted with the magnificent landscapes, high mountains, lakes and ancient pagodas here. No doubt, Ly Son is the best of Vietnam destinations to present to travelers.
2. THACK KY DIEU TAU
Coming to this spot, backpackers can admire the magnificent landscapes and watch daily activities of local people like children playing on waves and fishing coracles bubbling on the water surface.
The stone here is arranged in a long layer, wide and wide over a large sky. Many geologists believe the theory that: The homogeneity of the geological structure of rock masses and shows that there is volcanic activity, lava velvet erupts and spills out into the sea, then crowds forming blocks into coal pellets like now. Over a long period of time, the stone was eroded by waves, sea, and wind, forming rocky outcrops, wide and narrow caves, undulating rocks on the water which looked very stunning.
3. THIEN AN PAGODA
If you have the opportunity to Quang Ngai, visitors should not ignore the Thien An temple. This is considered one of the most sacred temples in Central Vietnam. You do not have to pay a ticket to get in this place,
Backpackers can stand from above looking down at the panoramic view of the city, the green fields, the far-away Truong Son mountain range, the message is wonderful.
4. SA HUYNH SALT FIELDS
Sa Huynh salt copper is located in Duc Pho district, Quang Ngai province, which has been known for a long time through extremely artistic images of many domestic and international photographers. Here is an important salt bar of the Central region, the salt making a profession in Sa Huynh used to go into many verses and verses of Vietnam.
Coming to Quang Ngai, it would be a pity when you missed the experience of visiting Sa Huynh salt village because this place will give you the impression and the experience is very different from the tourist activities that you are so familiar like up. The forest is in the sea, so it’s very convenient for you to book a hotel near Sa Huynh beach to visit Sa Huynh salt village
5. WHITE FALLS (VND40,000/ ticket)
And last but not least Quang Ngai attraction is White Falls has a height of appx 45m. Waterfalls pouring from above to white foam, feel the fresh, cool water makes the waterfall become more spectacular than ever. The romantic and poetic natural scenery has made the White Waterfall very attractive.
Visiting Thac Trang, breathing great atmosphere here will surely bring you a pleasant feeling.
Hope you enjoy your days in Quang Ngai.
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