The Grand Ho Tram Strip’s Summer of Excitement continues as the nation’s leading entertainment destination now announces a new local tour destination, Minh Dam Mountain and Temple tour.
Following the success of many events The Grand such as, nation’s top Kite Festival in 2016, to venturing down the rabbit-hole at The Grand Wonderland, the reasons to take the short ride to the Gran Ho Tram Strip just keep multiplying. The free Minh Dam Sightseeing Tour is operated by The Grand in conjunction with local authorities and allows guests to explore the scenic and historically-rich Minh Dam area. The hills of Minh Dam played home to revolutionary forces between 1945 - 1954 and 1960 - 1975. The tour offers an exciting opportunity to both learn about the culture of the nation, the spirit of the people in those watershed years, as well as take in the pristine and beautiful nature of the Ho Tram area.
A rollercoaster of emotions await as guests wind their way to the peak of the Minh Dam Mountains (also known as Mount Ky Van to locals). From the thrill of climbing to the summit of Mount Da Che, to the serene surroundings of Linh Quang Tinh Xa Hon Mot (Hon Mot temple), where you can hear the temple’s bell chimes in unison with the seasonal sea breezes.
Stunning panoramic views as you have conquered Mount Da Che, Minh Dam
The cool, shady road to the historic Minh Dam
Sacred space and tranquility at the Linh Quang Tinh Xa (Hòn Một Temple)
For those who seek peace and relaxation after prolonged days of being stuck in the urban jungle, the spectacular natural scenery mixed with the cool, shades of the mountain at Truc Lam Chan Nguyen, or Monkey Temple will be an ideal place to escape. Visitors can enjoy their time with the mischievous and gentle monkeys that consider this place as their permanent residence.
Seeking a little respite from the stifling heat of the city? The juxtaposition of spectacular natural mountainous scenery and cool, shady greens at Truc Lam Chan Nguyen - or the Monkey Temple - could be just the escape you need. Don’t miss the playful monkeys from which this pagoda draws its name, they figured out long ago that friendliness to tourists is the best ticket to free bananas!
But it’s the beach that draws most to Ho Tram, that’s no secret. The beaches around Ho Tram have been called some of the most beautiful by Lonely Planet, and the area comes alive in the summer where fresh air meets white sand before turquoise waters. Don’t miss the chance for a dip in our calming, soothing seas.
The large rocks assemble into wondrous caves, forming a shelter of hundreds of mischievous monkeys
In addition to The Bluffs Ho Tram Strip, an 18 hole, par-71 championship links-style course designed by legendary golfer Greg Norman, four gorgeous outdoor swimming pools, a luxury spa center, a 24/7 gym; The Grand has also put into operation more incredible entertainment activities such as Putt-Putt 18 hole mini golf, 3D cinemas, family karaoke rooms, and a wide range of outdoor beach programs, all designed to keep people coming back to The Grand.
Kite surfing, one of the fascinating sea sports in summer
For children, the all new "Grand Central Park" will serve as a wonderful place to play with a huge games area, outdoor sport areas including football pitch, basketball court, boules area, and sand pits to delight the entire family.
Finally, don’t forget we are home to ten bars and restaurants, so whether it’s kicking up your heels or tucking into a world-class meal, The Grand is set to tantalize. This month don’t miss our Festival of Seafood Weekend (28 & 29/5) with various promotion programs for our unique Eurasian cuisine at Khoi - our poolside BBQ.
Jukebox - Karaoke room for families
Deep-fried with shredded green apple and lime juice crispy lobster dish at The Grand Seafood Weekend by Jù Băo Xuān Restaurant
The Grand has brought its guests a more complete and enjoyable "All-in-one" holiday than ever before. This is all part of the vision for The Grand to constantly improve its service quality, proving tireless efforts in making the best entertainment and resort destination in the region, to introduce the bold history and natural beauty of Ho Tram and the Ba Ria Vung Tau Province.
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THE GRAND HO TRAM STRIP
Phuoc Thuan Commune, Xuyen Moc District, Ba Ria – Vung Tau, Vietnam
T: +84 64 378 8888 | E: firstname.lastname@example.org
• Daily complimentary Minh Dam Tour is available now
• The Grand offers English speaking tour guide