NAI PROVINCE, SOUTH VIETNAM
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Area: 5,903.9 sq. km.
Population: 2,214.8 thousand habitants (2006)
Capital: Bien Hoa City.
- Town: Long Khanh.
- Districts: Tan Phu, Dinh Quan, Vinh Cuu, Thong Nhat,
Xuan Loc, Long Thanh, Nhon Trach, Cam My, Trang Bom.
Dong Nai provincial official
Dong Nai industry
Map of Dong Nai
Dong Nai is located on the south
of Vietnam. It is surrounded by Lam Dong in the north,
Binh Thuan in the east, Ba Ria - Vung Tau in the south,
Binh Duong, Binh Phuoc and Ho Chi Minh City in the west.
The topography includes some valleys, lowland, hill. The
main kinds of land are bazan, alluvial soil. Therefore,
it is good condition for industrial plants (rubber,
coffee), and orchard.
Climate: There are two seasons: the rainy season lasts
from May to October and the dry season lasts from
November to April next year. The annual average
temperature varies between 25.4 and 27.2ºC.
Dong Nai has a developing
industry. There are many big industrial zones,
factories, handicraft village (Tan Van pottery village,
skilful stone carving of Hoa group). Dong Nai's pottery
has well-known beauty. The province own immense coffee,
rubber farms and Nam Cat Tien National Park.
Coming here, tourists have ecological tours in forests
and orchards in My Quoi, Thanh Hoi, Tan Trieu, Pho, Ong
islets. The province is proud of many interesting sites
such as Dong Nai River, Long An Lake, Suoi Tre Culture
Site, Tri An Waterfall, Ma Da and Sac forests.
Hotels in Dong Nai
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Viet (Kinh), Hoa,
Xtieng, Cho Ro, Cham.
Bien Hoa City is 30km from Ho Chi
Minh City, 1,684km from Hanoi following National Highway
No.1A. It also is 278km from Da Lat, 95km from Vung Tau,
198km from Can Tho. The Thong Nhat Express Train
connecting Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City, stops at Bien Hoa.
Source: Vietnam Nation Administration of Tourism