About 40 km from Ha Long, Uong Bi has many pristine and new destinations for tourists such as Yen Trung lake and Lung Xanh waterfall.
Explore the Green Falls The waterfall is about 2 km from the center of Uong Bi City, Quang Ninh, suitable for day trips, away from dust and the noise of the city. From the drop-off point, visitors walk about 10 minutes through the road under the trees to the foot of Lung Xanh waterfall. Waterfall is divided into three floors, with easy access. Guests can comfortably swim in the lake formed at the foot of the waterfall but need to pay attention to safety because there are many rocks that grow slippery moss. Ticket prices for this attraction are 30,000 VND per adult and 10,000 VND for children.
Kayaking on Yen Trung Lake Yen Trung Lake is about 5 km from the center of Uong Bi city. Places are many visitors such as "Da Lat miniature", by the fresh air, the green pine forests, large lake and suitable for many outdoor activities. One of the experiences often chosen by tourists is kayaking, biking under the water and watching the lake. Kayak costs 100,000 dong per boat, plays for 30 minutes. This is also a destination suitable for picnics, picnics of families and friends, especially on weekends.
Enjoy dragon fruit at the garden When going to Yen Trung Lake, visitors should not ignore the red dragon fruit gardens planted by the lakeside people. The dragon fruit season here lasts for a long time, from April to December, so you can go to try it at the garden and buy it back as a gift. Dragon fruit is considered to be sweet, cool and watery, as a refreshment during a picnic.
Visit the national monument of Dien Cong Temple About 6 km from the center of Uong Bi city, the 700-year-old Temple of the temple is built on the mound where the command of the battle of Bach Dang was destroyed, defeated the Mongol invaders. After the victory in 1288, Hung Dao Vuong Tran Quoc Tuan prepared a sacrifice ceremony to honor the four present gods about dreaming of fighting the enemy and naming the house as Cong Temple. In 2000, the communal house was recognized as a national cultural and historical relic. Not far from the communal house is a vestige of piles associated with the naval battle, located throughout Quang Yen town including Yen Giang pile yard, Van Muoi field and Ma Chua field.
Nuong Village is located in the population of Truc Lam Yen Tu Cultural Center which is a space to recreate the village from the Tran Dynasty, with 50 rooftops and two blocks of streets. In the village, there are many traditional entertainment areas, such as making hats, drawing bamboo dragonflies, weaving silk, etc., providing opportunities to learn about typical Vietnamese products. To make a leaf hat, the craftsman takes up to half a day or all day depending on how sophisticated the product is.
Visit Yen Tu dream cellar Since ancient times, the apricots in Yen Tu mountains have been distilled by the people to be used for most important events in families and families such as offerings, weddings, festivals ... Local people think that these Apricot grows here after being soaked with sugar and white wine gives a strange drink, different aroma and flavor. When coming to Uong Bi, visitors can go to Thuong Yen Cong commune to see how people create drinks from apricots such as wine, syrup, and salt water.