Ky Co beach has just been put into operation in recent years and known as an attractive tourist destination with long sandy beach and beautiful sea water of the central Vietnam. At the moment, you can travel to Ky Co by boat or by land; and you can also combine Ky Co beach with Eo Gio, Phuong Mai sand dunes and Quy Nhon city for a day.
How to go to Ky Co beach?
About 25 km from Quy Nhon city center, Ky Co is a special beach with the curved coastline, 3 sides facing to the mountain and 1 side facing to the sea. So you have two ways to reach this paradise of beach.
From Quy Nhon, you can come to Ky Co beach by sea to enjoy the winding feeling of cool wave and the mountain scenery which is very charming. Or you can take a motorbike or taxi to Eo Gio area (the taxi cost more than 200.000 đ) and then go to Ky Co beach by canoe, only about 30 minutes on canoe.
If you would like to take an adventurous trip, you can go on foot. You will start from Suoi Ca Bridge, going along the slope of Phuong Mai Mountain to the south; this road is undergoing construction so it is difficult to go. But this way will fit the young who is strong and healthy.
Great experiences in Ky Co beach
Beautiful and pristine beach
The most favorite thing of tourists in Ky Co beach is the beautiful wilderness of the coast with spontaneous travel service which is quite good and the price is very reasonable. You and your family can enjoy swimming, playing with cool water waves, meanwhile, the local people prepared for you fresh seafood dishes that are simple but delicious and very natural.
The color of sea water, sand and sky help Ky Co beach become as beautiful as a colorful natural painting. Smooth, long and white sand, or sleazy waves are the ideal thing for those who want to get into the blue water. Ky Co is a beautiful beach and suitable for all types of tourists. Ky Co beach is very clean, not too much rubbish, because there are staff collecting garbage as well as dust bins are put on the way for tourists to use. If you love sea and island then this is a really suitable and attractive destination.
“Natural swimming pool”
A thing many people enjoy when coming to Ky Co is: relaxing in a “natural swimming pool”, touching small fishes which come by waves. The nature gives Ky Co beach the extremely beautiful scenery. Big and small rock were arranged into a “natural pool” with a capacity of 5 – 7 people, water always be in the level up to the knee of the 7-year-old child. Every time the waves get into the pool always bring the small fish. Your family can choose for your own “a natural swimming pool” and enjoy the soaking in the cool and blue water, which is very safe for the baby.
Ky Co beach is very suitable for family trip, especially if there are children, because the children will be very excited to dip in “a natural pool”, picking shellfish, snails and play with the small fish which following the wave to the shore. Nature has given Ky Co a creative and great space.
Beautiful caves by the beach
Besides, Ky Co beach have a series of beautiful caves which will appear when the tide is down. These caves formed by erosion of sea water through rock from millions of years ago. This is also home for some fishes and other marine life. The time of tide down or up depends on the months of the year. If you have a chance, let’s experience the excitement and thrill feeling of exploring these mysterious and cool caves.
Ong Dia rock
Ong Dia rock is separated from the main beach. This is a beautiful and unique place of Ky Co beach but it is not easy to go here. You have to reach the end of Ky Co’s long sandy beach, then wading under the sea water with the depth about 1.3 m and walking about 100 m to reach Ong Dia rock. On the way sometimes waves cover your head, so you should be safe to wear life jackets as well as limited to carry electronic that is non-waterproof. If you wear glasses should be careful because the waves can be hit over the head and swept away your glasses.
Ong Dia rock is the name come from local people. It is in a secluded locality, with a small sandy beach nestled between the high cliffs, the front and around are the beautiful and majestic rocks going along with the jade color, clear, blue water. Here, in addition to bathing and taking picture with super beautiful scenery, in windy days you can also try to jump or climb the cliffs with the perfect jump into the sea, however this should only be suitable for those who know how to swim and not afraid of heights.
Snorkeling for watching coral
And especially, when you travel to Ky Co, you should ask the boat owner to stop at Bai Dua beach to do snorkeling for watching coral. In the clear sea water, you only need to wear a swimming goggle, a life jacket and face to the water to be able to enjoy watching the vibrant colors of much kind of coral and the small sea fish swimming extremely interested.
Enjoy fresh seafood
You definitely have to taste the rustic but very specific flavor in Ky Co beack such as: all kinds of grilled snails, grilled abalone, steamed crab, steamed squid, grilled sea urchin with garlic and cooking oil… Cost per person Includes boat trips and seafood meals ranging from 280.000 đ to 300.000 đ a very reasonable price for a great experience.
The seafood here is fresh and simple, but thanks to that, the taste is still unique to each type of seafood. It is very interesting to be immersed in the clear water and enjoy the taste of fresh seafood. That is a great gift that Ky Co bring to visitors from everywhere.