Ao Bà Om
Ao Bà Om, khóm 3, Lương Hòa, Tp. Trà Vinh, Trà Vinh, Vietnam
About Ao Bà Om
Ba Om Pond is a unique and famous landscape in Tra Vinh Province. The pond is rectangular, 300 m wide, 500 m long. The surface of the pond is clear and blue, covered by lotus flowers and water lilies. A hundred-year-old ancient oily tree whose roots rise from the ground creates strange shapes that attract tourists here.
Attractions near Ao Bà Om
Angkorajaborey Pagoda, also called Ang Pagoda, is located in the Ba Om Pond area of Tra Vinh. It is one of the types in the system of 141 pagodas of the Khmer in Tra Vinh province.
The holy church which was located in the heart of the Ben Tre province. The Holy Mother of Mary Ben Tre is the name of Vietnamese Catholics referring to the phenomenon of the image of Our Lady of Perpetual Help appearing after blurring the image for more than 3 months under the canal. The Roman church where the photo is stored - belongs to the Diocese of Vinh Long, one of three Catholic pilgrimage centers in Vietnam recognized by the Vietnamese government.
It is the mousoleum of the great poet Nguyen Dinh Chieu, also known as teacher Chieu. To recognise his contributions to the nation, a temple was built in Ben Tre in his honour in 1972. This site was recognised as a national relic site in 1990. It was re-built in 2000 on an additional land area of 13,000 sq.m where there sit the tomb and monument of the late poet.
A great memorial which was built in the name of the first female general of the Vietnam People's Army during the Vietnam War. Furthermore, she was commander of an all-female force known as the Long-Haired Army, who engaged in espionage and combat against ARVN and US Forces. This monument was one of the great places in Vietnam.
A huge historical monument built in the heart of Vietnam which was paving light to the Battle of Rạch Gầm-Xoài Mút was fought between the Vietnamese Tây Sơn forces and an army of Siam in present-day Tiền Giang Province on January 20, 1785. It is considered one of the greatest victories in Vietnamese history. The monument is now one of the great attraction in Vietnam.
Con Phung is an eco-tourism spot that was as located on an islet floating in the middle of the My Tho River. The vast greenery and the water resource visitors can visit the orchards and enjoy delicious regional dishes. In addition, this place also attracts visitors by the daily life features of the locals associated with handicrafts made from coconut, such as coconut candy, souvenirs from the tree, coconut shells, etc.
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