During the algae season, Tri An lake in the south of Dong Nai province appears with magical beauty, becoming an attractive place for photographers.
In recent years, the green algae in Tri An lake has grown stronger and stronger. Algae appears in the summer, from July to early October. During this time, the lake is covered with algae. Its surface turns green and the lake is eye-catching when it is viewed from above.
The lake is about 100 km from the center of Ho Chi Minh City.
Viewing Tri An Lake at dawn is an experience you should try once. The green color of the algae changes along with the change of sunlight shining on the lake water.
Tri An lake is an ideal place for camping and on weekends.
Tri An is actually an artificial lake that is responsible for storing water to supply to Tri An hydroelectric plant.
Tourists can walk on the alluvial grounds to see the scenery and the idyllic life of local people on boats along Ben Nom.
Other peaceful destinations at Tri An Lake also include Ma Da forest and Nam Bau island, suitable for trekking and group picnics.