Discover the beauty of Hon Yen island (Phu Yen, Vietnam)

If anyone loves exploring tourism and loves the sea, they cannot ignore the scenic complex of Hon Yen in An Hoa commune, Tuy An district, Phu Yen province.

The mountain is located on the sea, the sea embraces the mountain, the two mountains are adjacent to each other like “mountain wife – husband mountain”.

The dry sea season is also the time when the pure black rocks rise above the sea surface, you can walk to the foot of Hon Yen to see the colorful corals and unique aquatic systems here.

About 17 km north of Tuy Hoa city, Phu Yen province, Hon Yen appears in front of the eye with populations of islands floating on the sea surface. At the foot of Hon Yen are floating rocks on the water surface from shore to the foot of the island.

The colorful corals in Hon Yen island (Phu Yen, Vietnam)

Hon Yen island (Phu Yen, Vietnam) is located about 400m from the coast, surrounded by vertical cliffs. About 50m away from Hon Yen is Hon Dam, about 20m altitude. According to scientific documents, the Hon Yen area is formed by the geological tectonic activity of the Phu Yen coast like Ganh Da Dia.

Ganh Da Dia means The Sea Cliff of Stone Plates (Phu Yen, Vietnam)
Ganh Da Dia means The Sea Cliff of Stone Plates

In which, the most remarkable is volcanic eruptions around 10 million years ago, making up the mysterious feature of Hon Yen that can not be found anywhere else.

In the dry sea season, visitors can walk to the foot of Hon Yen and climb to the top of Hon Dam to feel the immense sea. In addition to the unique geological features, Hon Yen also owns a colorful living coral reef stretching over an area of ​​about 30 hectares.

If you accidentally touch them lightly, you can feel the coral “stirring”. With the unique values ​​bestowed by nature, in April 2018, the Hon Yen complex, Phu Yen province was recognized by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism as a national landmark and became an attractive tourist destination.

Many visitors have been to Hon Yen and all want to come back for its special charm. A tourist visiting here confided: “Come here while watching, bathing, and experiencing. The corals are starting to sprout, still new. Touching the fluttering water is very interesting, it is an interesting thing, an unforgettable experience.”

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