Sam mountain cable car tourist area is a combination of many famous and attractive attractions. If you are looking for a spiritual trip combined with sightseeing and relaxation, this is a great place in An Giang for your reference.
The way to Sam . mountain cable car tourist area
Sam mountain cable car tourist area is located in Sam mountain, in Sam mountain ward, Chau Doc city, An Giang province. This location is about 6 km from Chau Doc city center and about 62 km from Long Xuyen city center.
– If starting from Chau Doc city to reach Sam Mountain, you find your way to National Highway 91. Then, follow the national highway for about 6km to get there.
– If starting from Long Xuyen city, you also find your way to Highway 91. Then, run along the highway to Chau Doc city. Continue to go another 6km from Chau Doc city, on National Highway 91 to arrive.
Sam mountain cable car tourist area is located about 6 km from Chau Doc city center
Cable car ticket price of Mount Sam
Two-way ticket: 70,000 VND/2 tickets for children and 90,000 VND/2 tickets for adults
One-way ticket: 50,000 VND/ticket for children and 60,000 VND/ticket for adults
Children under 1.2m and seniors over 70 years old will be free of charge
What does Sam Mountain Cable Car Resort have?
At the station at the foot of Sam mountain, some famous structures such as the station designed according to the architecture of Notre Dame Cathedral or the One Pillar Pagoda are recreated. Visitors can admire a little bit of Hanoi thousand years of civilization and bustling Saigon city in the heart of Sam mountain, An Giang.
The station is designed according to the architecture of Notre Dame Cathedral in the Sam Mountain cable car tourist area
Check-in shimmering at One Mountain Sam Temple
Right next to the Russian house, there is the famous Medicine Buddha temple with Bhutanese Buddhist frescoes. In addition, there is also a collection of murals with beautiful and unique European locations and landscapes. Don’t forget to visit and check-in to get shimmering virtual live photos!
Wall murals with beautiful European locations and landscapes
The cable car system will take you from the foot of Sam mountain to the top within 5-10 minutes. During this time, you will have the opportunity to admire the panoramic view of Chau Doc city, An Giang from above. The whole city will be shrunk in sight, in the distance are the mountains, the green melaleuca groves, below are the straight rice fields with flying storks creating a real picture that is extremely eye-catching and majestic. .
After reaching the top of the mountain, visitors will continue to enjoy countless attractions and majestic and decorated architecture. In particular, the most prominent is the Temple of the Emerald Buddha where there is a statue of Shakyamuni Buddha, made from monolithic jade, mined in the world’s jade mine – Northeast Vancouver (Canada).
Sacred Shakyamuni Buddha Statue
The original rough jade block was chosen to make the statue of Shakyamuni Buddha weighing up to 10 tons. After that, it was meticulously and painstakingly executed by leading sculptors in Chiang Rai, Thailand. Shakyamuni Buddha statue looks sacred and possesses extremely sophisticated and beautiful designs.
More specifically, to the Sam mountain cable car tourist area, visitors can visit “Ba Ba” located in the nearby Fort Tower. The Fort Tower is a historical monument, built in 1896, by the French chief of staff. The Fort Tower in the past consisted of a solid villa, with a high tower to enjoy the wind.
Currently, the Fortress tower is still a military base. However, the tower is no more. The high tower part was replaced by a house, inside is a stone pedestal, where it is said to place the statue of the queen of the past
Next, you can go to check-in, collect more virtual live photos at the love bridge located on the top of Sam Mountain. This is a check-in place that is loved by many young people when coming to Sam mountain cable car resort. Modern design, striking pink tones, in the distance is the scene of clouds, sky, mountains, helping you to get sparkling and extremely excellent photos.
Check-in at the bridge of love lying on the top of Mount Sam
At the square of the tourist area, you also have the opportunity to see the whole view of Chau Doc city through binoculars set to serve tourists. You will be able to see a close-up of the unique architectural complex and the charming scenery of mountains and rivers below…
In particular, coming to Sam Mountain Cable Car tourist area, you can also admire the Golden Buddha and the Emerald Buddha in the complex of countless temples and shrines built superficially and solemnly with many unique and distinctive architectural styles. . Or see with your own eyes the beautiful girls wearing traditional costumes of the Kingdom of Bhutan, which is known as the Happiest in the World when coming here to visit.
Beautiful girl in traditional Bhutanese dress
In addition, you can also immerse yourself in festivals at the square, fairground center or eat, rest, shop at restaurants, and sell local products.
Coming to Sam mountain cable car tourist area, do not forget to visit many other famous places scattered from the foot to the top of Sam mountain such as Ba Chua Xu Temple, Thoai Ngoc Hau Tomb, Hang Pagoda,… This is a complex. many beautiful places to visit, check-in, it is worth visiting when traveling to An Giang.