Attraction Đài Đức Mẹ Bãi Dâu Phường 5 tp. Vũng Tàu Ba Ria - Vung Tau Vietnam Published on: 27-07-2016
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Why Duc Me Bai Dau is special ?
Maria Statue - Big Statue of St. Maria with a child and big Catholic complex is situated opposite Mulberry Beach under the Big Mountain, Vung Tau, Viet Nam. The annual conference of the Vietnam Episcopal Council is usually taken place here.
Maria Statue was established by Bishop Joseph Le Van An on May 15, 1969. today Bai Dau Maria Statue has become a wonderful tourist attraction and a place of worship of the domestic and international visitors.
Cathedral of Saint Virgin Mary standing on the side of a hill, 28 meters above sea level. the left slope of Marian shine was rebuilt on March 19, 1994 with 49 meters length and 38 meters width with the sailing boat shape. 27.5 meters high tower seems to be solid mast in order to keep the boat go out to sea and comeback safely.
Moreover, Bai Dau Pilgrimage Center has Dozens of Religious congregations and societies setting up their communities around the shrine in a popular beach area of Vung Tau town. Within the campus of Bai Dau Virgin Mary church, there is a giant religious architecture. There is the way to the peak of Lon mountain to see the whole view of Vung Tau city.
The giant statue of Christ the King in Small Mountain and the statue of St. Maria in Big Mountain are two of most well-known religious relics in Vung Tau.
What to explore at Duc Me Bai Dau?
There are other projects such as traditional houses dedicated to the martyrs, sugar contemplating mysteries rosary, pilgrim … All has created a harmonious whole, beautiful and full of sanctity This center of pilgrimage.
At the site of Our Lady church not only Bai Dau Marian statue and the Temple, but also a cluster of religious architecture is quite spectacular. There was a walk up the mountain for panoramic views Large Vung Tau. Destination is the cross and along the way as the Catholic relic including 14 road cross of Jesus.
Devotion to the Blessed Mother statue quite simply because the monument is not in very high positions, but want to devotion to the Holy Cross you have a health need or a deep faith, because the Cross in seeking out high peaks, roads steep ascent.
How to get to Duc Me Bai Dau?
From the city center you just need to reach this place by taxi for about $ 4 and get back we can easily find many taxis
- Stations of the Cross on Vung Tau island
- Relaxing and cool views
- A great outdoor activities & scenic route!
- Breathtaking view from top of the statue
- Feel like to be freedom when being here .
Đài Đức Mẹ Bãi Dâu Phường 5 tp. Vũng Tàu Ba Ria - Vung Tau Vietnam
Tips for you
“Stations of the Cross on Vung Tau island” The statue of Mary and Child is worth a visit to a part of Vung Tau island which tourists rarely see. The large white statue is half way between Front Beach and the fishing village. Give yourself a few hours to check out this attraction. The gardens of this Catholic church are immense and very beautiful. The feature of the property is not Mary and Child, but the Stations of the Cross which follow steps that wind high up the side of Big Mountain. Remember to take your camera: the statues are very intricate and the views magnificent.