One of the best experiences when coming to Quy Nhon is: Watching the sunrise at Eo Gio. Everyone knows that Eo Gio in Quy Nhon is an unspeakably beautiful place. With majestic mountains embracing the vast coastline. It feels both powerful and poetic. Eo Gio is normally so beautiful, but the sunrise in Eo Gio is many times more beautiful!
Time to watch the sunrise
To catch the dawn of Eo Gio, you have to depart from Quy Nhon city at 4:00. It takes about 40 minutes to reach Eo Gio just in time when the sun is rising, so beautiful! Especially at this time when there are no people, people can comfortably take pictures.
The weather in the morning was cool, the first rays of sunlight shimmering. Enjoy the fresh air while enjoying the view.
From the city to get to Eo Gio, you will pass through Thi Nai bridge and Phuong Mai sand dune. Running along the Eo Gio concrete road appears with the magnificence of the strange mountain ranges reaching out to the great sea.
The beauty of Eo Gio
Eo Gio looks from above like a small crocodile about to plunge into the sea. On the back are undulating rocky outcrops. Below are coral reefs appearing in the clear blue water. If you look closely, you can also see fish swimming in the cool water.
At the foot of Eo Gio mountain are rocky roads, which people here often call laying stones. Because it seems that no matter how much stone people take away to build a house, this stone will not be reduced. It’s like a stone that gives birth to a stone, disappears and then comes back to life. Some people also say, the stone here does not feel less, but sometimes even more than the previous day, the name of the birth stone was also born for that reason.
Along the mountainside is the legendary red arm road. This is the place to create hundreds of virtual live photos for women. Visitors to Eo Gio for the first time must say: beautiful picture 1, beautiful outside 10. No camera can capture the vastness of Eo Gio into the frame.
Food in Ky Co Eo Gio
Traveling to Quy Nhon can’t help but enjoy seafood, right? Some attractive seafood dishes in Quy Nhon such as: Huynh De crab, crab, snail dishes, shrimp …. In the center of Quy Nhon city, you can visit Xuan Dieu Street. There are many fresh seafood restaurants here, attractive prices. Besides seafood, do not forget to enjoy the unique dishes in Quy Nhon. For example: jumping shrimp pancakes, pork belly cake, beo cake, fish noodle…
Dancing shrimp pancakes – Food to enjoy when traveling to Ky Co Eo Gio
The name of the dish has said the simplicity and wildness of this pancake; In fact, the dish is made from very familiar ingredients. This dish is made from rice flour mixed with a little turmeric powder and coconut milk; The main part is the small earth shrimp, but the meat is very firm.
Arriving in Quy Nhon, eat a piece of banh xeo with vegetables and dipping salty and spicy chili fish sauce; will bring you a quite interesting and unforgettable feeling. This dish is eaten on rainy days in Binh Dinh; even more true and unforgettable.
Grilled chicken with sticky rice
The carefully prepared chicken dish will be put into the oven; After grilling at a certain degree so that the chicken is not scorched and the meat is still tender, take it out. The burnt sticky rice is also very sophisticatedly cooked; Grilled chicken lu that eaten with burnt sticky rice is a perfect match. Chicken tender meat served with salty sticky rice with sour and sour taste of kimchi; Delivers an unmistakable rich taste.
Cake asking for pork heart
Banh asks is made from rice, has fibers like vermicelli but is thinner than eaten with intestines, and sliced pork along with a special bowl of porridge. Along with fish sauce is mixed with garlic and chili to have a spicy taste to stimulate the taste buds. You can go to Dien Hong street to enjoy the most famous pork belly cake in Binh Dinh.
Ditch fish rolled with wild vegetables
Dumpling fish is a type of fish that is abundant in upstream areas in Binh Dinh. When the fish is caught, it will be cleaned and then fried. After frying, they are dipped with fish sauce and eaten with wild vegetables. For example, Buong leaves, Giang leaves, Sesame buds… The crispy taste of fish mixed with the delicious taste of wild vegetables… making visitors eat forever without boredom.
Huynh De Crab – A dish to enjoy when traveling to Ky Co Eo Gio
Huynh De crab is called the king of all kinds of kings; however, it occurs only in very few seas. Want to enjoy this nutritious food; you can only come to Quy Nhon in December to March of the lunar calendar.
It is a dish made from rice but has a very different taste. The noodles are coated with a layer of shallot oil, sprinkled with a layer of crushed roasted peanuts on top; Add a little lemon garlic chili sauce and then eat with raw vegetables including lettuce, bean sprouts, lettuce and herbs. The most famous cake in Bong Son.
Fish ball noodles
Honored as the top 50 Vietnamese specialty dishes established by the Vietnam Record organization. Fish noodle soup is a famous specialty; and is popular with locals and tourists alike. The fish cakes here are made entirely from fresh fish; The noodles are made of rice flour mixed with flour. The broth of vermicelli is mainly made up of fish bones and a little bit of beef and pork bones to sweeten the water. Therefore, the broth has a very rich taste. If you come to Quy Nhon, you should try this specialty dish; and maybe it will leave an unforgettable aftertaste for you.
Some notes to have a complete Ky Co Eo Gio trip
– Ky Co is a beautiful beach in Quy Nhon, but currently there is no accommodation service here; So if you want to camp, you can bring your tent! The beach here is quite large, you can comfortably create an ideal space for an overnight stay here.
– The dry season is the best time to travel to Ky Co, Eo Gio. However, the hot weather sometimes makes you uncomfortable. Should bring sunscreen, sunglasses, wide-brimmed hat, jacket…; To avoid dark skin after the trip.
– When buying a tour to Ky Co or shopping in Quy Nhon, you should ask the price first; You can bargain to avoid being cut and slashed!
Definitely have to catch the sunrise here once to know why Eo Gio is called “one of the most beautiful sunrise places” in Vietnam!!