Top things to know before tours to Thanh Hoa

Thanh Hoa is one of the largest provinces in Vietnam, located at the gateway linking the North with the Central, the center being Thanh Hoa city. Thanh Hoa tourism potential is attracted by the natural beauty of the sea, forests, caves... together with historical monuments and rich cultural identity. The most famous destination is Sam Son beach.

The land of Thanh Hoa is also home to many traditional festivals and folk plays such as puppetry, Nam Ngan dancing, cheo singing, Tu Linh games, and folk songs. Representatives of the local people. Such as Song Ma singing, Vinh Yen singing, singing Yen Bien...

Beside very famous beach in the North of Vietnam, Sam Son. But It's famous with other culture and nature sites. Such as. Ben En National Park, Cam Luong fishes stream, Tu Thuc cave, Pu luong nature reserve center. Addition for culture site as: Lam King vestige, Ho Citadel, Ham Rong bridge very famous bridge during US war in Vietnam.

Traveling to Thanh Hoa is a good way to enjoy Thanh Hoa specialties. Such as Thanh Hoa nem chua, Phu Quang soup, Goat meat, Chicken in Vinh Loc... with enough fresh seafood. Such as, crab, shellfish, shrimp, squid, mackerel, oysters...

Time to travel to Thanh Hoa Province

Thanh Hoa climate is influenced by 2 distinct hot and cold seasons, with 4 spring, summer, autumn and winter seasons:

  • Hot season, starting from late spring to mid-autumn. On the Lao winds, the temperature rises quite high. Most sunny in July.
  • The cold season, starting from mid-fall to the end of next spring. This season usually has the northeast monsoon, the beginning of the season often dry.

How to get to Thanh Hoa?

From Hanoi:

  • Travel with Car/Taxi 3 hours ~ 165km
  • Buy train (Hanoi - Thanh Hoa ~ 168 Km)

What can do here?

  • Swimming, Trekking and homestay.

Quick tips:

  • Best time to visit (from April, May, June, Sept, Oct)
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