Vung Tau City is one of the most famous tourist destinations in Vietnam. Each year, Vung Tau City attracts millions of tourists because of its natural beauty. If you are planning a summer holiday, you must add Vung Tau City in your consideration list. This article will provide you with all the essential information you need to design a trip to Vung Tau City. Let’s get started.
Location: Ba Ria – Vung Tau Province, Southeast Vietnam
Neighboring Provinces: Dong Nai Province (North), Ho Chi Minh City (West), Binh Thuan Province (East), South China Sea (South)
Area: 141.1 km2
Population (2018): 327.000
Vung Tau City Postal Zip Code: 78 000
Vung Tau is a coastal city in the southeastern region of Vietnam. Being the largest city of Ba Ria – Vung Tau Province and is just about 120 kilometers from Ho Chi Minh City, Vung Tau becomes the perfect destination for a day trip escape from the hustle and bustle city. In the 14th and 15th century, a lot of European trading ships visited this city which inspired the name “Vung Tau”, meaning “anchorage”. Today, Vung Tau is well-known as a tourist spot in Vietnam attracting millions of domestic and international visitors each year. Also, Vung Tau is an important economic center of Vietnam which plays a significant role in Vietnam’s offshore oil industry.
From December to March is the greatest time to visit Vung Tau. During these months, the temperature is more pleasant and there is a little rain. In addition, the sky is clear as well as the sea is pretty calm. Therefore, it’s ideal for many outdoor activities and sightseeing. Especially in February, after the Tet Festival is the time of Bong Gon Flower season. The white flowers blossom along the roads, which makes Vung Tau looks romantic as in the picture. Vietnamese young people favor visiting Vung Tau at this time to take the beautiful picture.
best time to visit Vung Tau
December is the low season and the best time to visit Vung Tau
Another good period of time to visit Vung Tau is from March to June. This time is in the dry season, so the temperature is pretty high. However, the sea looks much more beautiful under the sunlight. From May to June the wind is strong, which brings you the wonderful chances of kitesurfing. Take it into consideration that this time is the high season of Vung Tau. During the weekends or special occasions, the number of tourists coming to Vung Tau increases significantly which often leads to overloading and the rise of tariff for hotel accommodations and tourism services and so you should plan and book much ahead. One important note is that remember to check the weather forecast to avoid tropical storms when visiting Vung Tau.
We provide a wide range of Bus to Vung Tau
+ Private car: 4-7 Seaters
+ Mini-van: 16 Seats
+ Mini-bus: 29 seats
+ Coachs: 35-45 Seats