Discovering culture and history in Ma Da

Thursday, October 16th, 2014 - 8:29 AM

A weekend trip to Dong Nai’s culture and nature conservation site in Vinh Cuu District, Dong Nai Province is a good choice for travelers to discover nature, culture and history. It’s  also a great and peaceful escape from HCMC for families, couples, adventurers, and nature lovers.


The site, also known as D Base during the war, is about 70km from downtown HCMC. It has a diversified floral system of over 1,000 species. Tourists can learn about 40 kinds of eatable forest leaves, including loc vung, chan voi, la nganh, la buom, and la trung quan. Especially fruits grow in the forest: Trường, dâu da, chôm chôm, chau cháu, gắm ... and many other fruit trees.


Then soak the waterfall stream winding along the slope constraint of Reserve cool. Located between the forest to the waterfall creates a mysterious beauty and noble like a princess sleeping in the woods. Waterfall constraint, an eco-tourism destination ideal for tourists love nature, listening to the singing of the birds, the animals howling. Then, along with his enthusiastic ranger, fun guides tourists crossing the trail in the woods and learn jungle skills, learn to distinguish the species. And that is the most interesting trip to see exciting night in Trang Min, ranger stations Bau ... Fill with species such as elephant, gaur, wild buffalo,  ...

Especially, people might be amazed to see Ba Hao Lake, one of the best lakes at the site. Tourists can take a boat ride on the lake to admire the blooming lotus and the sunset at a price of VND50,000 per person. They can also enjoy some local specialties like fried com fish, honey wine and mango.

Not only that, tourists may travel on Tri An lake to visit La Nga fishing village to learn the model fish of fishermen or visitors can stay overnight on the islands of the lake such as Ó Island - Dong Truong and enjoy specialties fish or visitors can also become a fisherman on the Tri An lake when trying to fishing