Binh Phuoc

Area: 6,871.5 sq. km.
Population: 944.4 thousand habitants (2015).
Capital: Dong Xoai Town.
Administrative divisions:

- Towns: Binh Long, Phuoc Long.
- Districts (7):Dong Phu, Hon Quan, Loc Ninh, Bu Dang, Bu Gia Map, Bu Dop, Chon Thanh.
Ethnic groups: Viet (Kinh), Xtieng, Nung, Tay, Khmer.

 

GEOGRAPHY

Binh Phuoc is on south of Viet Nam. It is surrounded by Cambodia on the north and north-west, Dak Nong and Lam Dong provinces on the east, Dong Nai and Binh Duong provinces on the south and Tay Ninh Province on the west. Binh Phuoc has plenty of forests. The bazant land is convenient for industrial trees such as rubber, coffee, cashew nut, and pepper. The main rivers are Saigon, Be, and Dong Nai.

Climate: There are no cold winters. The average annual temperature is 27oC. The rainy season lasts from May to October and the dry season lasts from November to April next year. The average annual rainfall is 2,110mm.

 

Thac Mo Tourist Area (Binh Phuoc Province)


TOURISM
Binh Phuoc has many potential landscapes and vestiges. They are Mo Waterfall, Ba Ra Mountain, Waterfall No4, Bau Lach grass field. The historic sites are Mien military committee, Loc Hoa and Loc Quang fuel dumps. The first communist party cell of Mekong Delta was born in Phu Rieng commune, Phuoc Long Town. Other famous sites include Soc Xiem and Suoi Lam tourist areas, Bu Gia Map National Park, Bombo Village.


ETHNIC GROUPS
The main ethnic groups living in that province are the Kinh, Xtieng, Hoa, Khmer, Tay and Nung. The interesting traditional festivals are Xtieng's praying for rain, New Rice Festival of the M'Nong, leaving the tomb.

 

TRANSPORTATION

Transportation is mainly by road. The National Road N°. 13 links to Ho Chi Minh City, Chon Thanh, An Loc, Loc Ninh districts then Hoa Lu Border gate crossing which to Cambodia. The National Road N°14 connects Chon Thanh with Dong Xoai Town then Gia Nghia, Buon Ma Thuot.


Dong Xoai Town is 111km from Ho Chi Minh City, 119km from Gia Nghia (Dak Nong Province), 244km from Buon Ma Thuot.

NEARBY DESTINATIONS
WHERE TO STAY
Viet Huong Hotel

Add: 20-21 No Trang Long St., Dong Xoai Town

Tel: (84-271) 3838 555

Bombo Hotel

Add: National Highway 14, Dong Xoai Town

Tel: (84-271) 3686 666

An Loc Hotel

Add: National Highway 13, Dong Xoai Town

Tel: (84-271) 3611 222

My Le Hotel

Add: 4 Nguyen Hue St., Thac Mo, Phuoc Long Town

Tel: (84-271) 3780 780/ 3778 360

Sao Mai Hotel

Add: 121 Hung Vuong St., Dong Xoai Town

Tel: (84-271) 3885 946

Ha My Hotel

Add: DT741 St., Dong Phu Dist.

Tel: (84-271) 3843 333

Thanh Tuoc Resort

Add: Chon Thanh Townlet, Chon Thanh Dist.

Tel: (84-271) 3644 444

Bich Nga Hotel

Add: 332 National Highway 14, Dong Xoai Town

Tel: (84-271) 3879 185

Van Anh Hotel

Add: 507 National Highway 14, Dong Xoai Town

Tel: (84-271) 3883 167

Quoc Hung Hotel

Add: Hung Vuong, Tan Binh Dist., Dong Xoai Town

Tel: (84-271) 3700 939

Hotel Phuong Dung

Add: 240 Vong San Bay St.,Phuoc Binh Ward, Phuoc Long Town

Tel: (84-271) 3775 110

Hung Vuong Hotel

Add: 1 Hung Vuong St., Dong Xoai Town

Tel: (84-271) 3885 757

Ngoc Tram Hotel

Add: 353 National Highway 14, Dong Xoai Town

Tel: (84-271) 6558 568

Phuong Lam Hotel

Add: 9 No Trang Long St., Dong Xoai Town

Tel: (84-271) 3838 397

Thuy Duong Guess House

Add: 13 St., Phu Duc Ward, Binh Long Town

Tel: (84-271) 3666 385

WHERE TO EAT
Hoan Vu Restaurant

Add: 53 Dinh Tien Hoang St., Phuoc Long Town

Tel: (84-271) 3778 206

Hung Phu Restaurant

Add: Group 6, Zone 2., Dong Xoai Town

Tel: (84-271) 3838 888/ 3838 777

Phi Nhung Restaurant

Add: Phu Nguyen Hamlet, Phu Rieng Commune, Bu Gia Map Dist.

Phu Trinh Restaurant

Add: 60, No. 2 St., Dong Xoai Town

Tel: (84-271) 3879 527/ 3886 779