Top activities shouldn't miss for summer 2024 in Dong Hoi


Dong Hoi is a stunning coastal city located in Quang Binh. It is a perfect destination for those looking for an exciting and unforgettable summer vacation. This place boasts a long coastline, smooth white sand, and a variety of entertainment activities that promise to offer visitors the experience of a lifetime. Join Phongnha Discovery to find out the top experiences you shouldn't miss when coming to Dong Hoi this summer!

Swimming and other water sports activities

Nhat Le Beach is the most famous beach in Quang Binh, located only 2 km away from the city center. The beach features a long and gentle coastline with fine white sand, clear blue sea water, and calm waves, making it perfect for swimming, playing, and relaxation. Visitors can enjoy a range of activities including windsurfing, paragliding, kayaking, or simply sunbathing on the sand and soaking up the warm sunlight.

Bao Ninh Beach is a beautiful natural destination located just a bridge away from Dong Hoi city center. The beach has a wild and peaceful beauty and spans more than 10km with fine white sand and clear blue seawater. Visitors can enjoy the fresh air and the beautiful natural scenery.

Quang Phu Beach is situated approximately 7km away from Dong Hoi and is renowned for its smooth white sand dunes and refreshing green poplar forests. The beach is unspoiled with very few swimmers, making it an ideal destination for tourists seeking tranquility and relaxation. You can participate in activities like watching the sunrise at sea while enjoying the gentle ambiance of the beach.

Nhat Le Beach

Explore famous tourist destinations in the heart of the city


Dong Hoi Ancient Citadel

Marks Vietnam's triumphs over time, each brick resonates with the heroic past and resolute will of Quang Binh's people.

Quang Binh Museum

You can explore unique relics and stories that showcase the lives of ancient people and gain a deeper understanding of the local cultural identity and history at Quang Binh Museum.

Luy Thay Relic

A relic recording the historical imprint of the Trinh - Nguyen civil war. The flood has gone through hundreds of years of history, is a vestige of history and works that accompany the people.

Me Suot Monument

This monument was inaugurated in 2003 to honor Mother Suot, a symbol of the Vietnamese revolution, who demonstrated resilience and bravery during wartime.

Quang Binh Gate

A fortified citadel located in the Luy Thay Relic system. It was built in 1639 and is considered one of the most important citadels in Dang Trong. This historical and cultural relic of Quang Binh has been restored to its original form and stands as a living testament to history.

Quang Binh Gate

Ruins of Tam Toa Church

Retained their ancient beauty after enduring heavy bombings. This historical relic serves as a witness to a heroic period in our nation's history.

Ho Chi Minh Square

Located in Quang Binh, is a monument that expresses the gratitude of the people of Quang Binh towards President Ho Chi Minh. This place is a must-visit for those who wish to pay their respects to the leader who dedicated his entire life to serving the people and the country. If you are planning a trip to Quang Binh, don't miss the chance to express your boundless affection for the great leader at this location.

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Enjoy local cuisine

The cuisine of Dong Hoi has a unique blend of flavors derived from the sea and Central Vietnam. The dishes are rustic yet special, with a variety and richness that makes them worth trying. Some of the well-known Quang Binh specialties that you should not miss are banh loc, banh nam, seafood, Quang Binh porridge soup, and cactus tea,...

Banh loc Quang Binh

Visiting local markets to shop souvenirs

Walking around  Dong Hoi Market  and Nam Ly Market, there will be many interesting things for you to buy as gifts such as dried sweet potato specialties, cakes,... In addition, if you want to shopping, you can visit Tran Hung Dao Street - one of the famous fashion streets in Quang Binh.

Check-in coffee shops

Your travel itinerary cannot lack a coffee session if you have the opportunity to come to Quang Binh. Along the streets right in the city center, there will be many unique coffee shops with central characteristics such as Nguyen Du, Duong Van An, Hai Ba Trung,...

Sandboarding at Quang Phu Sand Dunes

To experience sandboarding, you will need to rent a board from a local. The skateboard rental price ranges from 20,000 to 30,000 VND/board. Then conquer the high dunes, sit on the skateboard and enjoy sliding down the slope, enjoying the excitement that this game brings. This is also a way for players to exercise and move their bodies. The best time for this activity is at the early morning and at the late afternoon.

Quang Phu Sand Dunes

With diverse entertainment activities, Dong Hoi promises to bring visitors a vibrant summer. Come to Dong Hoi to enjoy wonderful experiences in this beautiful coastal city!

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