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Hon Ba island

View of the island from the sea, from behind the kite bar while kitesurfing with NE breezes in an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kitesurfing les... v
Vung Tau, Vietnam
Hon Ba island

Hon Ba island is a small island near the end of the Vung Tau beach. In low tide it could be reached... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
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Halong Road | Actually in the Ocean, Vung Tau, Vietnam
+84 96 180 08 01
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The island is more interesting if you observe it from the road that surrounds the Vung Tau peninsula than in fact if you visit it. The way to the island it is only possible at low tide through a very slippery rocks path and once...More

Thank sportsbendenm
Reviewed 1 week ago

View of the island from the sea, from behind the kite bar while kitesurfing with NE breezes in an October day

Thank kitesurfing les... v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small island which can be visited in low tide. Beware of the slippery rocks. It has nothing to offer in fact, just a sort of small temple.

Thank kdimitridis
Reviewed 6 September 2018

very slippery rocks track available only in low tide. Beware or you may fall and break a bone. Once in the island there's almost nothing to see but the view towards Vung Tau and the beach is nice

Thank franzbressau80
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Hon Ba island is a small island near the end of the Vung Tau beach. In low tide it could be reached by foot walking over rather slippery rocks. In hight tide we reached it again by a swimming competition between us -which I won...More

Thank feliciano v
Reviewed 8 August 2018

This is a small island right at the beginning of big beach in Vung Tau, I took advantage of low tide to take a walk through the very slippery path that takes you to the island. Nothing special in fact. It is a sort of...More

1  Thank Williams D
Reviewed 3 May 2018

We saw the island "floating" in the ocean (as islands do) but noticed a temple on it and wondered "how do you get there?" After some research and tide chart analysis, we set our clocks for wee early in the morning on a day when...More

1  Thank daiseykat
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Our group went there in the low tide when the moon is round. We have great time here with many beautiful pictures. Will come back whenever we come to Vung Tau

Thank MiuKoy
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Nice view for some photos but nothing really special. Put on good shoes when you walk out because it's rocks all the way and check when the tide is low

Thank Jimmy S
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I and my enjoyed the sea.. we came by and look at it from the far away because of the water level is so high, we can not pass. It must give people peaceful feeling because just from look at it far away, we feel...More

Thank Navi E
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15 February 2017|
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Response from Willy M |
You will have to look up the Tide table for the Vungtau area and see when it is low tide. There us no fixed "best" time to go to the island because the tidetimes are constantly shifting.