Far from Hue 15 km, only 15 minutes by
car, tourists are able to reach the beach. Plenty small boats, junks drift up an down the
river in the left of the route, and on the right there are houses, temples, pagodas, rice
field, and gardens successively spread out....
Thuan An is a very enjoyable place for all tourists after a full
day to visit Citadel, mausoleums, pagodas, and Hue scenery... Thuan An is also the place,
where Hue people gather to enjoy the fresh air and sea-bathing in summer time. Intensive
activities of the beach lasts from April to September, while Hue temperature being fairly
Sometimes, tourists are very crowded, and
there are not enough places for their camping.
Besides sea bathing, tourists are able to
visit Thai Duong temple, where Thai Duong Goddess is very esteemed by villagers or visit
the temple devoted to the whale, the sacred animal of the local people.