Just 300 km from Hanoi, Cua Lo beach is a 10-km long stretch of pristine sand that attracts more and more tourists.
When the day fades, the water of Cua Lo is brightened by the lights of squid-fishing boats. Tourists can hire small boats and join this activities with the locals. They can also enjoy many kinds fresh seafood along with special delicacies Thanh Chuong salted jackfruit salad, Nam Dan soybean jam, Dien Chau fish sauce, and Vinh oranges. Another local dish is Nghe An eel soup, which reveals the sophisticated essence of this land.
No trip to Cua Lo beach is complete without a visit to the home villages of the late President Ho Chi Minh – Sen (Lotus) village.
Visitors will also enjoy other beauty spots such as Pu Mat National Park.
Most booked hotels and resorts in Cua Lo town and near-by Vinh city are:
- Saigon Kim Lien Resort –
- Thai Binh Duong (Pacific) Hotel
- Muong Thanh Grand Cua Lo Hotel
- Thuong Hai Vinh Hotel
- Media Hotel
- Avatar Hotel
- Bai Lu Resort
- Cua Lo Golf Resort
- Sai Gon Kim Lien Hotel
- Muong Thanh Phuong Dong Hotel
- Muong Thanh Song Lam Hotel