Ly Son Island
With abounding historical, cultural charcoal and alluring day-tripper areas, the 10-square-kilometer Ly Son Island in the axial arena of Quang Ngai is an amazing day-tripper attraction.
From Quang Ngai Province, Ly Son Island can be accomplished by trains from Sa Ky fishing anchorage at 8 a.m. every morning. The island is acclaimed for its all-inclusive garlic fields with a acid aroma. That explains why Ly Son is alleged the commonwealth of garlic.
The island has a assorted ecosystem. It has 5 mountains, namely Thoi Loi, Gieng Tien, Hon Vung, Hon Soi and Hoi Tai. The arresting mountains attract tourists by abstruse caves, arty waterfalls, and baroque rivers and lakes.
The mountainsides covered with blooming cornfields are brindled with old, absorbing ruong houses. Along the mountains are beauteous beaches abounding of bright rocks, dust and corals.
Nestled in the Thoi Li Mountain is the Hang Pagoda, a peaceful altar with age-old architectonics amidst by admirable scenery.
Not alone all-around assorted admired actual and cultural relics, the Ly Son Island aswell embraces legends associated with abounding folk and acceptable festivals such as Tet (Vietnam\’s new year), baiter race, hat boi (traditional Vietnamese opera), angle worshipping, and abnormally ceremonies to pay admiration to solders who died in battles in Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) islands.
The island is aswell advised a active building for Hoang Sa\’s artifacts. An Vinh Temple worships the ancestors who explored and reclaimed the acreage four centuries ago. It aswell hosts alms commemoration to abyssal soldiers who sacrificed in missions on the East Sea and the alms commemoration to the souls of Hoang Sa and Truong Sa soldiers in the third lunar ages every year.
The island has a 374-square-meters building announcement added than 1,000 documents, photos and artifacts associated with the ballsy Hoang Sa and Truong Sa troops. The island aswell holds a cemetery for the backward Hoang Sa soldiers.
Abounding artifacts of Sa Huynh and Cham Cultures were apparent on Ly Son Island. The Thien Yana and old ruong houses are affirmation for Sa Huynh and Cham\’s age-old civilizations.
Ly Son can be accomplished by alternation from Sa Ky fishing port, about 20km away.
In Ly Son, ability is accessible already every two nights from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. In the summer, tourists can affected on the bank to acquaintance nature.