If before, when referring to Hue, people will think of the Citadel, Minh Mang Tomb, Tu Duc Tomb or An Dinh Palace, now, Hue also has many genuine check-in points that you cannot ignore such as: space to commemorate Le Ba Dang or Lap An lagoon.
Where is Lap An lagoon?
Lap An lagoon is located at the foot of Phu Gia pass, near National Highway 1A axis in Lang Co town, Phu Loc district, Thua Thien Hue province. Lap An Lagoon has an area of up to 800 hectares, this is one of the large brackish water lagoons of Hue.
Unlike many other attractions of Hue, Lap An lagoon (also known as An Cu lagoon) is quite far from Hue city center and located on the road connecting Hue and Da Nang. Perhaps that’s why quite a few people know about Lap An lagoon and the “real” beauty of this place.
The fairy beauty of Lap An lagoon
When you arrive at Lap An lagoon, you will surely be overwhelmed with the beauty of the natural scene here. This lagoon is not only surrounded by the pristine and majestic Bach Ma mountain range, and the front part is Lang Co bay with turquoise water. It will not be an exaggeration to say that nature has been too gracious to draw a picture of Lap An lagoon with a charming landscape of water.
If on sunny days, Lap An lagoon is shimmering with sparkling rays of sunlight, creating a lyrical and poetic scene, then when you come here on foggy days, you will feel all the beauty of the world fantasy of this fairyland. The thin, fuzzy mist that covers the entrance to Lap An lagoon in the morning will make many people “fascinated” without leaving.
Interesting experiences when visiting Lap An lagoon
Walking on the path in the middle of the lagoon
If you know the walking path between Diep Son and Khanh Hoa, you will surely “fall in love” with the road between Lap An lagoon when the tide recedes. Now you can comfortably walk on that sandy beach and discover the unspoiled beauty that nature has bestowed on this land.
Watch the sunrise and sunset at Lap An lagoon
For many people, Lap An lagoon is the most beautiful place to watch the sunrise and sunset in Hue. At this time, the sun gradually rises behind the Bach Ma mountain range or slowly falls behind the mountains, the water surface of Lap An lagoon seems to be filled with countless colorful colors, like a vivid natural picture.
Enjoy oysters – a famous specialty of Lap An lagoon
Unlike many oyster farming areas, in Lap An lagoon, people often cultivate oysters on tires and tie them to bamboo poles. Therefore, oysters in Lap An lagoon are often more delicious and greasy.
When visiting Lap An lagoon, you can enjoy delicious dishes from oysters such as oyster sauce noodles, sweet and sour fried oysters, tofu stuffed with oysters, steamed oysters with ginger…
How to get to Lap An lagoon from Hue city
– Follow Ly Thanh Tong Street, go straight to National Highway 1A
– Turn in the direction of Phuoc Tuong tunnel and go straight to Lang Co.
– From Lang Co town, turn a few Vi Thu An streets, continue straight to Lap An lagoon