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Ba Ria - Vung Tau coastal road to be made wider

Thursday, 15/06/2023 | 08:50:39 [GMT +7] A  A

The 77-km-long road along the coast of Ba Ria - Vung Tau Province will be widened to have six-eight lanes.

Ba Ria - Vung Tau coastal road to be made wider
An artist's impression of a bridge over the Rang River, which lies at one end of the road in the southern province that borders HCMC. Road DT994 was built almost two decades ago, and has, over the years, become overloaded. So province authorities have decided to upgrade it at a cost of VND7 trillion (US$298 million).
Ba Ria - Vung Tau coastal road to be made wider
An artist's impression of the road at the intersection with National Highway 51.
Ba Ria - Vung Tau coastal road to be made wider
The coastal road at the intersection with the Bien Hoa - Vung Tau Highway.

The intersection of the road with National Highway 51.

​The road through Nuoc Ngot (freshwater) Pass that links the districts of Long Dien and Dat Do. Nuoc Ngot Pass is increasingly attracting visitors thanks to its pristine beauty.
Ba Ria - Vung Tau coastal road to be made wider
At Nuoc Ngot Pass,the road will be widened and a parking lot, a rest stop and a pedestrian walkway will be built to serve tourists.
Ba Ria - Vung Tau coastal road to be made wider
The coastal road in front of a tourism area in this artist's impression. Along the road from Long Dien District to Ho Tram Beach, there are dozens of tourism projects either in operation or under construction, and the upgrade of the road is expected to help Ho Tram become a national tourist destination in future.
Ba Ria - Vung Tau coastal road to be made wider
​Work to widen the road has started near the intersection with National Highway 51. The project is set for completion in the third quarter of 2025.
Ba Ria - Vung Tau coastal road to be made wider
The Go Gang and Cha Va bridges connecting Vung Tau City with Long Son Island will remain unchanged.
Ba Ria - Vung Tau coastal road to be made wider
A section of the coastal road through a hotel area in Xuyen Moc District has already been upgraded by the private investor who built the hotels. Once widened, the road will be linked with the Tan Cang – Cai Mep International Port in Ba Ria – Vung Tau and Long Thanh International Airport, Vietnam’s biggest airport that is under construction in neighboring Dong Nai Province.

Source: VnExpress