Tourists who love Vietnam will definitely want to conquer the 4 extreme points of this S-shaped country. It is not enough to just come and check-in at that 4 points. You need to spend at least a few days at each place to explore the beautiful nature and culture of the local. If you plan to travel to the Southern-most province of Vietnam, here are attractions in Ca Mau that you cannot miss.
Ca Mau Cape
Located about 100km from Ca Mau city, Ca Mau Cape belongs to Mui village, Ngoc Hien district. Despite being not very popular among international tourists, this attraction has symbols, the weird shape of the cape tip, the biodiversity with ramsar area and thousands of rare plants and animals that will surely make you fall in love at the first time.
The most noticeable natural scenery of this land is definitely the giant mangrove forests expanding greatly on a yearly basis. Visiting this place, you can also discover more about the culture of ethnic group such as Kinh, Hoa and Khmer.
Silver Stone Island – One of the most famous attractions in Ca Mau
This attraction is considered as one of the most splendid landscape in Ca Mau. The Silver Stone island is located on the western coast of the Gulf of Thailand. There are smooth rocks, mysterious caves and forests formed almost 200 years ago. However, very few people know about this place. If you are planning to travel to Ca Mau, do not miss a chance to admire the unspoiled beauty of the nature here.
Hon Da Bac belongs to Khanh Binh Tay Commune, Tran Van Thoi district. From the entrance, you have to walk quite far on the stone road or wooden bridge with the sea on one side and mangrove forest on the other side. Hon Da Bac will surely be a destination that you cannot ignore.
U Minh Ha national park
With a total area of more than 8,000 hectares of indigo blues and 25,000 ha of buffer zone, U Minh Ha national park is an attractive destination to both domestic and international visitors. From the observation desk, you will be amazed by endless green forests, mangrove trees and vast waterways.
In addition, visitors coming to U Minh Ha can hire a boat to interlacing canals or take a walk through forests and see various wildlife species. Another exciting activity you can join here is to catch fish by hand or net then enjoy delicious grilled fish right on the field.
Ngoc Hien bird sanctuary
The Ngoc Hien Bird Sanctuary belongs to Tan An Commune, Ngoc Hien district, Ca Mau. It covers a total area of 130 ha and is surrounded by a network of interlacing canals. This is one of the largest natural bird sanctuaries in Vietnam.
The natural environment here is pleasant all year round. So it creates a great habitat for kinds of birds and storks. The best time to visit this place is in the morning or early evening when flocks of birds and storks fly to search for food or coming back their nests. One tip for you when visiting Ngoc Hien Bird Sanctuary as well as U Minh Ha National Park is that you need to comply strictly with regulations on protection of natural environment. If not, you will be severely fined.
Add the above attractions in Ca Mau to your itinerary and come to enjoy the great time here right now or you will regret for sure.