Offering an ideal escape to a picturesque natural site, Ham Ho in Vietnam is a great spot to unwind and enjoy some river exploration. Here are some insights to help you plan your trip.
This area can be found in the Tay Son District of Binh Dinh. It is around 55 km from Quy Nhon City and one can look to head here on excursions from properties like Anantara Quy Nhon Villas. You can access this site travelling via the National Highway 19 to Phu Phong Town and proceed from there.
An Enchanting River
The lower section of the Kut River is where you will find Ham Ho, well worth visiting be it from budget or luxury resorts in Vietnam. Stretching for around 3 km, the river is an ideal spot for a boat ride; the calming landscape features mountains, trees, wildflowers and birdlife as well as fascinating rock formations.
Other Things to Do
The river is known for its abundance of fish which makes it an ideal spot for fishing. Those wanting more active purists can explore the forest area or traverse the water by kayak, while upstream, there are some great spots for swimming too.
Dine and Unwind
Not to be missed is to try a local dish or two; own of the most well-known is a type of fried fish that is served with Loc Vung leaves. Of course, you can also look forward to relaxing at one of the stilt houses on the river banks, talking with the locals and learning about their culture.