Talking about Hoian, tourists usually think of a town with multi-colored lanterns. But another attraction you should not dismiss when visiting HoiAn is An Bang Beach, the top 50 most beautiful beaches in the world recognized by CNNGo in 2011. So what is the reason to make An Bang Beach special like that? You can find the answer in this article.
An Bang is one of the most beautiful beaches in Hoi An has been being invested and developed for a few years, so the environmental impact of tourism exploitation on this beach is still not too much. It is the reason why this beach is different from other beaches, it keeps the peace and quiet of the wild beach.
Visitors will be attracted by the white long sandy beach. Under the sunshine, it looks like a countless bead of gold. The wide beach with the blue colour of the sea, the sea seems to be endless. Along the sand, you can easily see a lot of coconut trees with big foliages making a peaceful scenery.
An Bang Beach
There are a lot of activities for visitors to choose from, both in the water and on the seaside. You can ride a water motorcycle, go kayaking, or go windsurfing. It has plenty of board rentals and the trainer will tell you how to surf if you want to learn. There are tons of beach chairs and parasols so you can lay down on the chair and take a rest after play. This place is also suitable to soak up the sun.
Another thing that visitors should not miss is to go to see the sunrise and the sunset at An Bang Beach. You can go to the beach early in the morning to see the sunrise, feel the sea breezes stirs the sea and waves gently lap the shoreline. In the late afternoon, the sunset scenery is magnificent, the sun is glowing like a fireball in the skyline. The last of the sun’s rays shine on the small fishing boat creating a picture of excellence.
Things to do at An Bang beach
The best time to travel to An Bang beach is in the dry season start from January to August because of pleasant weather and low rainfall. The whole beach is surrounded by light sunshine, subtle winds. At the peak of summer, the temperature is at 28 - 33 degrees Celcius, and the average water temperature is 25 degrees Celcius, it is a great time if you want to join outdoor activities, especially water sports.
Beautiful weather at An Bang beach
An Bang Beach located in Cam An Ward, about seven kilometres north of Hoi An Ancient Town. It is easy to find the way, you can rent a bicycle or motorbike from a rental shop to go there. Also, you can hide a taxi which costs about 80.000VNĐ.
Take the old town as a landmark, visitors should go straight in Lac Long Quan street to Cua Dai Beach, then turn left to Hai Ba Trung street and keep going about 2km, you can find An Bang beach. Along the way, you can see the blue face of the sea twinkle under the sunlight. This is a great way for young people who love to take photographs and travel.
An Bang Beach Villa: this hotel is quite close to An Bang Beach, it takes only 5 minutes walking. An Bang Beach Villa was highly recommended by visitors because of its beautiful room, nice staff always trying to meet your needs and ensure that you feel comfortable. This is a perfect place for relaxing.
Address: 185 Nguyen Phan Vinh St, Cam An Ward, Hoian City
Tropical Beach Hoi An Resort: is one of the popular resorts here, is inspired by traditional Indochine architecture, with more than 166 rooms, all rooms have views of the fresh garden and the blue sea. Tropical Beach Hoi An Resort is the best choice for visitors when they go to Hoi An.
Address: Lac Long Quan St, Cam An Ward, Hoian City
Hoi An Sincerity Hotel & Spa: a luxury hotel with good facilities and equipment, especially a large swimming pool. Situated just in the middle way of beach and old town, you can use the free bicycle of the hotel to ride into ancient town or go to the beach
Address: 01 Le Đinh Tham St, Cam Son, HoiAn City
The Deckhouse: There is a Vietnamese menu and an International menu. Some typical food you must try in DeckHouse is craft beer, BBQ Hoi An flavor scallops, the tuna fillet, and Banh Xeo at reasonable prices. Not only a good restaurant in An Bang Beach, but The Deckhouse is also an ideal place to take a picture with all tables and chairs are blue. All things combined with the view of the sea make a beautiful landscape. Great place to eat and relax!
Address: Left Side of An Bang Beach, Hoi An Vietnam, 2.7 miles from Hoi An Ancient Town
The Fishermen Vegan Restaurant, Cafe & Bar: located right next to An Bang Beach, this is a chill place to hang out with many sunbeds to lie on. Vegan dishes are the signatures of this restaurant, beverages include fresh smoothies and cocktails.
Address: Beachfront, Block 8 An Bang Beach, Hoi An Vietnam, 2.6 miles from Hoi An Ancient Town
Beautiful cafe near by An Bang beach
Purple Lantern Restaurant: nearby the main road through town, about two blocks from the beach. Chicken curry is the most popular dish of this restaurant, besides Papaya salad, spring rolls, grilled scallops, etc. The drink menu includes traditional Vietnamese coffee, freshly squeezed juices, soda, tea, wine, beer, and cocktails. Colourful lanterns hang on the ceiling of this restaurant creating a lovely, fantastic ambience. When you eat here once you will definitely want to come again.
Address: 157 Nguyen Phan Vinh street, An Bang Village, Cam An Ward
If you want to find some destination to relax after hard working days, immerse yourself in the peaceful space or simply want to discover a new beach on your holiday, An Bang Beach is the best choice!