The green vast Lang Co bay with a length of over 10 kilometers, is located at Lang Co town, Thua Thien Hue province, and is near Hai Van pass. It is about 30 kilometers from Da Nang city to the North and about 70 kilometers from Hue city to the South.
Lang Co beach used to be a small fishing village before. This place was once the home for stocks since there were only a few people living here, and it used to be called “Stock village.” After a while, it changed the name to “Lang Co”.
Lang Co Bay impresses tourists with its coastal beauty that inspires many famous writers and poets. This is considered a heaven for tourism as it still retains the traits of wilderness in the green forests, mountains, rivers, and the sea. Visiting Lang Co Bay at the sunset, you may feel nostalgic when seeing a peaceful fishing village with a boat sailing in Lap An Lagoon (near Lang Co bay), together with flocks of storks flying back to their nest.
In 2009, Lang Co was rated as one of the most beautiful bays in the world by Worldbays.
If you want to get a perfect panoramic view of Lang Co bay from above of Hai Van Pass and experience the best time in your life.
From the majestic Hai Van Pass, you can see Lang Co Bay in the crescent-shaped, scallops covered with white clouds, a fishing village on the turquoise green beach … Sometimes you will see a train passing through the bay. The winding train track embraces the strait, the sound of the train swaying on the track, and the sound of the wheels running, all create a nostalgic feeling of an old movie. One of the most beautiful train routes in Vietnam is also the railway crossing at the foot of Hai Van Pass from Lang Co Bay.
It can be said Lang Co is considered one of the most perfect relaxing destinations with a beautiful painting of natural scenery and people. Along the coast is a small fishing village, inhabited by fishermen with seawater spinach lines crawling on the purple sand. What makes Lang Co bay special is its rustic and peaceful traits, which draws the most adventurous visitors to this land.
Lang Co is small with one side of the sea, one side is the lagoon and the mountain. The sea here is green, the sand is white and the waves are light. The best time to swim is from April to July, to August, the sea in the rainy season, to December is quite cold because of the winter weather.
Around the Lang Co Bay area, there are many means of accommodation for you to choose from. The most popular one here is probably the “resort” type, as it’s suitable for people who want to relax with complete privacy and silence, with the nature surrounding. In addition, there are also a lot of homestays, hotels, and guesthouses which are suitable for different types of tourists.