Hai Tac Island is considered as an extraordinary destination right from the name. In fact, this is the name of an archipelago of 16 islands in which the largest island is Hon Tre (Hon Doc), located in Tien Hai commune, Ha Tien town.
Location of Hai Tac island
Hai Tac Island is considered as an extraordinary destination right from the name. In fact, this is the name of an archipelago of 16 islands in which the largest island is Hon Tre (Hon Doc), located in Tien Hai commune, Ha Tien town. It is almost 28 km from Ha Tien coast and about 40km from Phu Quoc island. Recently, People’s Committee of Kien Giang province issued a decision approving the detailed plan of building ecological resort island of Hon Tre and Hon Tre Vinh with the area of 41 hectares. This is a resort with accommodation, entertainment and excursions.
The beauty of Hai Tac island
Hearing the name of this island, travelers are able to imagine the past on the island. Located in the Gulf of Ha Tien – Rach Gia to the Gulf of Thailand, an important trade route from China to the West, many centuries ago, the archipelago was the ideal place for pirates to hide, ambush and attack merchant ships passing by. Until the early 20th century, in this island, the pirates still rafed. Today, apart from curiosity from the name, people also choose to visit Hai Tac Island to discover its wild beauty. The island has a beautiful white sand stretching several hundred meters where you can comfortably swim, play games on the grounds, or rent snorkelling glasses to explore near shore coral and catch crabs and snails around the reefs. Almost the area of the island is covered by forest trees, where it borders with sea is barren and wild cliffs. Coming here, in addition to learn and hear the stories from local people about the origins of the archipelago, you will have the opportunity to experience the natural landscape with the wild, cool and fresh beauty.