Thuan An Beach Introduction

Thuan An beach is known as one of the most beautiful beaches in Hue. Thuan An Hue beach has both the gentle beauty of the river and the immensity of the sea. Thanks to that beauty so Thieu Tri King recognized Thuan An beach to rank 10th among 20 famous landscapes in Hue.

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Thuan An Beach is at  Thuan An Town, Phu Vang District, Thua Thien Hue Province. Located at the position where the Perfume River flows down the Tam Giang lagoon into the sea. For a long time, Thuan An Beach has been renowned as an ideal place to relax in the Summer.

Thuan An Beach Direction Guide

The distance from Hue to Thuan An just 15km. So it takes 15 minutes by taxi, 30 minutes by motorbikes and 45 minutes by bike so you can get to Thuan An beach. The fastest route to get there is Pham Van Dong street. At the intersection, you should turn left, then go straight ahead until you meet the beach.


On the way to Thuan An, don’t forget to enjoy the wonderful rural views of Hue such as the rice fields, lotus flower ponds, small rivers, family temples as well as the beautiful Tam Giang lagoon.

What to do at Thuan An Beach Hue?

Enjoy the beautiful beach with long white sands

Thuan An beach seems to bring something very Hue, very mysterious and still very wild, also because tourism here has not been exploited yet. That also keeps this place a fresh beauty, rarely found anywhere else. There are no seashells on the beach and the water here is saltier than the others. Not just a place to swim, when washing up on Thuan An beach, you will find a lot of interesting things and memorable experiences.

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Spending 1 day at Thuan An beach, you will have an opportunity to admire the changing of  “sea face”. That’s when dawn shines, the first rays of sunshine are out of the horizon, waking up a whole beautiful area.

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When the Sun is high, the strong waves crash on the shore, making beautiful white bubbles. But the best time to swim is in the late afternoon when the sunshine is weak. At the moment of the sunset, the sea becomes cool by catching winds from the sea to the magnificent beach. This is the ideal time for all tourists flocking to the beach or just hanging around on the sand to enjoy the foot massage on bare feet.

Enjoy the Local Specialties and Fresh Seafood

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The Impression of tourists about the beauty of this place is that it brings mystery as the personality of Hue people. It is a little unspoiled but very gentle. You can wander on the beach during the night or enjoy the flavor of a fresh wine in the village. Fresh seafood such as shrimp, shellfish, squid,…baked on the fragrant charcoal stove at the beach, and specialties such as Banh Loc, Banh Nam… These are traditional dishes of the locals.

The Spiritual Land

Thuan An not only attracts tourists by the beautiful beach but also the spiritual land. The Thai Yang Temple with the achievement of the goddess protects the village is full of devotion. Plus, the Whale Temple is the spirit animal of the resident of the sea.

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on January 11, 12, you can admire the sea worshiping festival from the villagers. In the solemn festival, a lot of fishermen from different parts of Hue coming here to wish for a good season and safety in the Ocean.

How to get to Thuan An beach from Hue?

There are many different ways to get to Thuan An such as taking a bus Hue to Thuan An beach. Moreover, you can take a taxi, ride a bike, drive a motorbike with helmets. If not you can book Hue Private Car from Best Hue City Tour! The best travel company in Hue, Vietnam.