Binh Dinh not only has Ky Co and Eo Gio, but it also owns many other beautiful places. One of them is Ham Ho Tourist Spot, which is like another version of Trang An in Binh Dinh. If the exploration of Trang An, Ninh Binh is quite costly and inconvenient for tourists in the Central and the South. The choice of Ham Ho Tourist Spot in Binh Dinh is the optimal choice for those tourists.
Ham Ho Tourist Spot, an enchanting destination of Binh Dinh
About Ham Ho Tourist Spot
Ham Ho Tourist Spot is a 3km long river section made of tributaries of Dong Huu and Cat rivers flowing into Phu Phong stream in Tay Phu commune, Tay Son district, about 50km from Quy Nhon city center. This place owns a wild beauty but still very gentle and peaceful that makes anyone feel fretty when standing in Ham Ho.
Not only that, but Ham Ho Binh Dinh was also a substantial base during the resistance war against the French of the Can Vuong insurgent thanks to the unique terrain with many large and small rocks arranged in chaos when stacked up and sometimes erected like a wall. Therefore, it is considered one of the exciting destinations that you cannot miss during your trip to Binh Dinh.
No one knows precisely where this Ham Ho name comes from; someone said because many stones are lying on the side like jagged teeth. Someone once said that because of this place where the source of a rushing waterfall poured into a large stone pit emitting loud sounds like screams echoed throughout the mountains of the forest as a warning the danger to people ahead.
The poetic and lyrical beauty of Ham Ho Tourist Spot
Amid the immense of the green forest at the foot of the Truong Son mountain range, Ham Ho Tourist spot in Binh Dinh is like a natural masterpiece combining the harmony of the Troi Lap River, Hon Chuong, Hon Bong, with Da Thanh, and Ban Co Tien to create a scene like fairy-tale.
When you come here, the first impression is the large and small marble stones of all shapes and sizes. So they are given different interesting names such as Da Trai, Da Thanh, Da Ra, Ban Ban, Da Beam, etc.
Then when the sun spreads out, suddenly, this “kingdom of stone” becomes shimmering like sparkling diamonds. Also, the lush green of the forests on both sides and all kinds of flowers have softened the pristine rustic beauty of the stone, making Ham Ho softer and more romantic.
These are the hills of rose-myrtle flower, waterlily growing in the lake, or the small wild daisies blooming year-round and the whole forest of blooming flowers lurking in the mist just like the fairy world, bring strange peaceful feelings to visitors. All these things have created a unique beauty that can find nowhere than Ham Ho.
What to eat when you come to Ham Ho Tourist Spot
After your exploration, don’t forget to visit the stilt house to rest and enjoy the local cuisine with fascinating dishes.
This place is famous for fish dishes caught right from the Ham Ho River, such as seahorse, drift fish, halibut, stonefish, carp, white fish, etc. There is nothing better than sipping delicious fish dishes and a little fermenting wine and immerse yourself in the romantic atmosphere of Ham Ho.
Besides, you can also enjoy more other specialties of Binh Dinh such as pork pie, Quy Nhon grilled fish vermicelli, Chau Truc shrimp noodle, eel salad, etc. Make sure they will make any diner an extremely satisfying cuisine.
The ideal time to visit Ham Ho Binh Dinh
Binh Dinh climate is humid tropical, monsoon with two distinct seasons of the year, so the most ideal time for you to visit Ham Ho is from February to August, this time the weather is mild, pleasant, suitable for excursions. Especially, from March to July is the time when the sea is calm, smooth and sunny, so it is more suitable for you to discover more famous tourist destinations in Binh Dinh.
How to get to Ham Ho
To go to Ham Ho, from Quy Nhon city, you follow the direction of Highway 1 to the Northwest, until you see Highway 19, turn left, continue going to Tay Son. When you see the bridge over the Kut River, turn left and follow the signpost to get there.
Note when coming to Ham Ho Binh Dinh
A small note when coming to Ham Ho is that you should be equipped with hats or caps, in case the weather is too sunny. In particular, this place is quite wild and retains a rustic feel, so do not forget to bring more than one outfit to be able to own the shimmering photosets.
If Dalat is misty and foggy, Phu Quoc is green, or Trang An lyrical is too familiar, it is no longer a place for your feet to go, then come to Ham Ho Tourist Spot. Indeed, the poetic scenery, along with exciting activities here will bring you great moments, help you forget all the exhausting to immerse yourself in the private world of creation and opening up yourself among green nature.