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What are the major attractions in Vung Tau?

If your trip to Vung Tau is all organized but your itinerary is looking a bit empty, we can give you a helping hand.

Not too far from the city center, Back Beach is one attraction to consider adding to your must-see list. Front Beach and Tuong Dai Chua Kito Vua are also close by and worth a detour.

What are the best road trip destinations near Vung Tau?

The greatest part about having your own car is that you can travel anywhere, anytime. Make the most of your newfound freedom by discovering all that there is to do in Ho Chi Minh City. It's just 40 miles away. See the best sights starting with Ben Thanh Market, Pham Ngu Lao Backpacker Area and Saigon Square. Don't miss My Tho either! Just 50 miles away, Dong Tam Snake Farm, My Tho Market and Vinh Trang Pagoda are essential stops here.

Where are the best beaches near Vung Tau?

No matter the weather forecast, you'll be able to visit the stunning beaches near Vung Tau from the comfort and freedom of your rental car. As you approach the ocean, keep your eyes peeled for seagulls gliding over these beautiful stretches of coastline:

  • Mulberry Beach (2 miles away).
  • Back Beach (3 miles away).
  • Long Hai Beach (11 miles away).

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What kind of rental car should I get for Vung Tau?

Vung Tau has loads on offer. You could spend a week or more in this place and not run out of things to do. If you'd like to soak up as much as possible in this dynamic metropolis, a rental car is a must. Bear in mind that driving in big cities usually goes hand in hand with tight streets and even tighter parking spaces. Don't worry though, because a compact or mini car can make this less daunting. If you want to head out of the city and check out some of the jungles that Vung Tau is renowned for, you'll probably prefer a car with more cargo space. A mid-size or full-size SUV will suit your needs.

Should I get a luxury rental car in Vung Tau?

There's plenty of choice when it comes to rental cars in Vung Tau. From swish SUVs with loads of space for luggage to zippy compacts that make parking a cinch, you'll find it all here. Choosing your ride depends on how much you'd like to spend and what you intend to do. Some road trips are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas other adventures require no more than a bargain, no-frills type model. Which car will you be sliding behind the wheel of this time?

What do I need to know about driving in Ba Ria-Vung Tau (province)?

Driving in a new city doesn't need to be a white-knuckle experience. If you're en route to Vung Tau, get confident in the driver's seat with these tips:

What side of the road do they drive on in Vung Tau?

You'll need to stick to the right when driving in Vung Tau. Not only that, take some extra care if it's your first time in the driver's seat here. Once you're familiar with how the locals drive, you can relax and enjoy the new scenery!

Is it difficult to park in Vung Tau?

It can be. Driving around the block looking for a parking spot is common in Vung Tau. Getting near the top sights is easier if you research your options ahead of time.

Does Vung Tau have peak-hour traffic?

Since the population of Vung Tau is roughly 209,700, you won't have a lot of trouble with traffic. That being said, city center streets generally get busy before and after work hours, so you may want to avoid driving then.

Are there speed limits in Vung Tau?

Most residential areas in the city of Vung Tau have a 40 km/h speed limit. Outside these areas, the speed limits usually range between 60 km/h and 90 km/h.

What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Ba Ria-Vung Tau (province)?

Generally speaking, your chosen car rental company will bill the amount stated on the fine to your credit card, including local surcharges and taxes. Or they may supply your information to local law enforcement agencies, who'll then issue a fine directly to you.

Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Vung Tau?

It's illegal to use your cell phone while driving around Vung Tau, and you could also be hit with a fine for simply handling a phone if you're in control of a vehicle. That being said, the use of hands-free or Bluetooth functions is allowed, as long as you keep your attention on the road.

What are the rules around drink driving in Vung Tau?

The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit while operating a vehicle in Vung Tau is 0.05%. If you're in the mood for a big night out, leave your car behind and organize some other way of getting home instead.

Is turning on a red light allowed in Vung Tau?

Yes. However, before you turn you must stop the car completely and only move on if there's no traffic approaching.

Are seat belts compulsory in Ba Ria-Vung Tau (province)?

They aren't, but you should still wear one. If it's your first time on the roads in Ba Ria-Vung Tau (province), buckle your seat belt to stay on the safe side.

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