Tan Canh Duong Beach is located in Canh Duong village, Loc Vinh commune, Phu Loc district, Thua Thien Hue province, about 50 km south of Hue city center. It is famous for its pristine beauty, with long stretches of white sand and turquoise waters, attracting a large number of tourists to visit and relax.

1. Pristine beauty and magnificent sunrise

Unlike other bustling and noisy beaches, Tan Canh Duong possesses a pristine and peaceful beauty with more than 2 km of fine white sand embracing the turquoise sea. The water here is clear and cool, making it suitable for swimming and participating in water sports such as surfing and kayaking. Visitors to Tan Canh Duong also have the opportunity to admire the magnificent sunrise over the sea. As the first rays of sunlight break through the clouds, the sea seems to come alive, donning a shimmering cloak of vibrant colors. Enjoying this moment on Tan Canh Duong beach will bring visitors a feeling of immense peace and relaxation.

2 Romantic sunset

In addition to the magnificent sunrise, Tan Canh Duong also captivates visitors with its romantic sunsets. As the sun dips below the horizon, the sky is painted in a hue of fiery orange, reflecting on the calm sea surface, creating an extremely picturesque scene. Visitors can stroll along the sandy beach, watch the sunset, and feel the tranquility of the sea.

3 Diverse tourist activities

Beyond swimming, witnessing the breathtaking sunrises and sunsets, Tan Canh Duong offers a plethora of activities to keep visitors entertained.

3.1 Camping under the stars

Pitch your tent directly on the soft sand and embrace the unparalleled beachfront camping experience.  Imagine falling asleep to the soothing sounds of waves lapping at the shore and waking up to a mesmerizing sunrise over the ocean. Don’t forget to pack your essentials, including a campfire setup (following safety regulations), for an unforgettable night under the starlit sky.

3.2 Exploring the charm of Canh Duong fishing village

Immerse yourself in the local way of life with a visit to the nearby Canh Duong fishing village. Witness the bustling activity of the harbor, watch skilled fishermen mend their nets, and learn about their traditional fishing practices.  Engage with the welcoming locals and explore the fresh seafood bounty at the village market. Don’t miss the chance to savor the day’s catch, prepared to culinary perfection by local restaurants.

Tan Canh Duong Beach
Tan Canh Duong Beach – Exploring the charm of Canh Duong fishing village

3.3 Venturing beyond the beach

For those seeking further exploration, Tan Canh Duong serves as a perfect base camp.  Embark on a thrilling day trip to Lang Co, a nearby paradise boasting pristine beaches and a luxurious resort scene. Alternatively, challenge yourself with a trek through Bach Ma National Park, a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve, and discover its diverse flora and fauna.  For a serene escape, explore the enchanting Lap An lagoon, a haven for birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts

4 Tan Canh Duong is also a paradise for foodies

Visitors to Tan Canh Duong can enjoy many delicious dishes, specialties of Hue such as: Bun bo Hue, Com hen, Banh beo, Nam, Loc and banh ep… In addition, visitors can also enjoy fresh seafood dishes prepared in a variety of ways.

5 Conclusion

Tan Canh Duong Beach is an ideal destination for those seeking a peaceful place to relax and unwind. It promises to bring visitors wonderful and unforgettable experiences, especially when watching the magnificent sunrise and romantic sunset over the sea.

Additional information about Tan Canh Duong beach:

  • Admission fee: Free
  • Ideal time to visit: From April to September
  • How to get there: Visitors can travel to Tan Canh Duong by motorbike, car or bus.
  • Accommodation: Visitors can choose to stay at hotels, guesthouses or homestays in Loc Vinh commune.


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