Visiting Dong Chau Beach, you will immediately realize that the beach has reserved much of a wild beauty!
No longer be the beach primitive or extremely fancy, the beauty of Dong Chau beach is just gentle and simple. It’s the harmony of sky, land, ocean and human. Coming to Dong Chau, going along the white sand seashore, tracking the footprint of fisherman, you can be able to experience such a unique and specified thought and feeling.
Thai Binh is a province in the Red River Delta where the terrain is flat, with many lakes, rivers, a cool climate, many traditional handicraft villages, historical - cultural relic sites and unique folk festivals.
Dong Chau beach is located in Dong Minh Commune, Tien Hai District, 30km far from Thai Binh City along Highway 39B, and 145km far from Hanoi. The total area of this tourist spot is about ten thousand km2. In the centre is Dong Chau beach with the length of 5 km, green pine forests and small clear beach.
Dong Chau beach looks primitive under the sunshine in the early morning
The best of Dong Chau Beach is pure air, light winds and good climate, which are good conditions for relaxation and convalescing. Crossing the sea, about 7 km off land, is Con Thu (Thu Hillock) and Con Vanh (Vanh Hillock) with the white sandy beaches, you can enjoy the fresh and cheap seafood here. Seafood is good to taste and has the reasonable price.
Thu Hillock which has an area of 19 km2 with finely white sand, green pine forest, and the small beach is an ideal place for visitors to go on holiday, have a picnic and relax. Coming here, the tourists can enjoy themselves with such activities as fishing, windsurfing, beach volleyball, etc.
You can see the beauty of Thu Hillock in Dong Chau Beach
Vanh Hillock has an area of 15 km2 with salt flooded forest which is the place for many species of rare birds to come such as storks, pelicans, teals, etc. Therefore, it is an attractive place for many natural researchers to visit this islet every year.
From Dong Chau, tourists can go to Vanh Hillock, which is only 7km from the mainland
Although Dong Chau is not ideal for bathing in the sea, it is so interesting for tourists to visit the hillocks by ships or motor-boats from Dong Chau Beach. They look like two blue waves in the sea, emerging from a 5 ha islet, which lures people for its lush forest, green casuarinas-trees, small but picturesque and quiet beaches.
The beach lasts many years with scallop rearing
Coming to Dong Chau tourist spot, you can enjoy the fresh air filled with wind from the sea. Moreover, you also have chance to visit some historical place such as Nha Ba Temple, and an Action Unit of Northern Committee lasting from the 1940s.
Several hotels and guest houses are available for visitors to stay when they come here to relax. The hotels and guesthouses have been built in coconut groves and huge gardens; you will surely feel that they are so pleasant!