Exploring Cham Island is exploring an island which has typical characteristics of unspoiled island in the Central Vietnam. The climate on the island is year-round cool, this is the land of abundant vegetation and is home to many rare animals, including bird nests. Especially, beautiful coral reefs are the highlights and they attract many tourists.
On the ships moving from Hoi An to Cham Island, visiters will enjoy sea view and the island flickering in rustling sea waves.
Cham Island consists of 8 small island and 7 beaches stretching from north to south. Each beach has its own characteristics which helps visitors to choose suitable destination to enjoy nature. Visitors will be free from the worries of everyday life due to natural beaches, exciting attractions and entertainment activities.
Cu Lao Cham Natural Reserve was established to preserve wildlife on the island, it is one of 15 Marine Protected Areas of Vietnam at the time of 2007. On 29/05/2009, Cu Lao Cham Natural Reserve was a world Biosphere Reserve recognized by UNESCO because of its fauna and flora systems and Heritage Sites existing for hundreds of years.
There are many relics of Sa Huynh , Champa, Dai Viet culture and some ancient structures of Cham and Vietnamese. Visitors can visit Hai Tang Pagoda, Ancient Wells, Lang Ong, Ba Temple, Yen ancestor Temple.
The Centre of Cham Island is Hon Lao with Bai Lang, Bai Huong and some other beaches for visitors as Bai Chong and Bai Xep.
Local people took advantage of freshwater stream flowing out from the ravine to grow rice. Tourists have the chance to experience farm work when wading field and participating in the field work of the locals. Moreover, tourists are enjoying the view and enjoy fruit, lush greenery here.
Come to Cham Island, visitors can swimming and participate in fun programs such as diving to see coral reefs, going for a sightseeing by boat, renting motorbike to explore the entire island, watching stars at night or deep diving to see the coral reefs, marine species by glass-bottom boat and glass-bottomed basket at Bai Nan.
It is very interesting to travel by motobike on the Island, visitors can stop to contemplate the island at higher place whenever they want. When the wheather is beautiful, visitors can also see the mainland.
Specialties such as one-sun Squip, stone crabs, “vu nang” Snails, abalone, forest vegetables, Banh it la gai, dried bird’s nest and Bird’s Nest soup with lotus seeds make an unforgetable memory for tourists.
The warm welcome of the people here will help visitors feeling like going back to his homeland. The friendly, hospitable of residents here will make any traveler would love to come back.