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Flights to Vung Tau

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Book flights to Vung Tau

Vung Tau is a coastal city in southern Vietnam, south of Ho Chi Minh City. It's on a peninsula with beaches facing the East Sea. The city offers a mix of relaxation and activity. You can unwind on beaches like Front Beach or Pineapple Beach, both with views of mountains in the background. If you're looking for things to do, there's hiking up Big Mountain for panoramic views, exploring the historical sights like the Christ the King statue, or visiting Hon Ba Island at low tide to see its unique rock formations. The best time to visit Vung Tau is during the dry season, from November to April, to avoid the rainy weather.

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Airports near Vung Tau

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Vung Tau, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Vung Tau becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Tan Son Nhat International Airport

Located approximately 125 kilometres northeast of Vung Tau, Tan Son Nhat International Airport is the closest major international airport. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights, making it a convenient option for travellers.


Long Thanh International Airport

Currently under construction, Long Thanh International Airport is expected to become one of the largest airports in Southeast Asia. Once completed, it will be located approximately 70 kilometres northeast of Vung Tau and will provide additional options for international travel.


Phu Quoc International Airport

Although not as close as the previous options, Phu Quoc International Airport is still within a reasonable driving distance from Vung Tau. It is located approximately 200 kilometres southwest of Vung Tau and offers both domestic and international flights.


Can Tho International Airport

If you prefer a more regional airport, Can Tho International Airport is an option. It is located approximately 200 kilometres west of Vung Tau and offers domestic flights as well as limited international flights to nearby countries.

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Buy your flights to Vung Tau and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Vung Tau offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Vung Tau

Vung Tau has an abundance of attractions to see - to make things easier, here's our top 3:

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Christ the King Statue

For panoramic vistas and religious significance, head to Vung Tau's Christ the King Statue. This 32-metre-tall white concrete statue overlooks the beach and offers stunning views of the surrounding coastline. Visitors can climb the 133 steps inside the statue for an even more impressive perspective. Built in 1999, the Christ the King Statue is a popular spot for both pilgrims and sightseers.

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Ta Cu Mountain

Take a cable car up Ta Cu Mountain for a combination of religious sites and scenic views. The most prominent feature here is the massive white Lying Buddha statue, which measures 113 meters long. Explore the Linh Son Co Tu Pagoda, a complex with several Buddhist shrines and prayer areas. Afterwards, enjoy panoramic views of the city and coastline from the mountaintop.

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Vung Tau Beaches

Vung Tau's beaches are a major draw for sunseekers and water enthusiasts. The most popular beach is Bai Sau (Back Beach), a long stretch of sand with calm waters, perfect for swimming and sunbathing. Rent a jet ski or try parasailing for some thrills on the water. If you're looking for a livelier scene, head to Front Beach (Bai Truoc), where you'll find beachfront restaurants, bars and shops.

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