CA MAU CAPE SET TO BECOME ECO TOURISM CENTER BY 2025
NDO – Ca Mau cape in the southernmost province of Ca Mau is set to become a major eco-tourism center for visitors to the Mekong River Delta by 2025, according to a Prime Minister-approved master plan for the development of Ca Mau Cape National Tourism Site towards 2030. The plan also sets a target that by 2030, the site will meet the national tourism criteria and secure its status as a National Tourism Site. Under the plan, the core zone prioritized for tourism development will cover Mui, Kinh Dao Tay, Kinh Dao Dong, Rach Tau Dong, Rach Tho, and Khai Long hamlets as well as Dat Mui Commune of Ngoc Hien District, with a total area of about 2,100 ha. The area will be facilitated with services and entertainment centers, with ecological resorts built in the mangrove forest. The Ca Mau Cape cultural and tourist park, ecological sites, community-based and craft villages, and Khai Long tourism complex will also be built in the area. The master plan also makes it clear that the construction and development of the facilities must comply with the law on forest protection and development, environmental protection and biodiversity.
The Cape of Ca Mau belonging to Ngoc Hien District in Ca Mau Province and lies 118 km away from Ca Mau City. This is a unique spot of Vietnam Tourism not only its specially location, but also the only place in Vietnam where one can see the sunrise in the East and sunset in the West. The Cape of Ca Mau was discovered at the end of the 17th century and a residential area of three ethnic groups Viet (Kinh), Hoa, and Khmer. Here is many beautiful islands such as Hon Tuong, Hon Sao, Hon Kho, Hon Lon, Hon Doi Moi, etc. Hon Khoai Island is largest 4m2 where you can find the most romantic lighthouse in the Gulf of Thailand.