Nha Trang

Nha Trang is a coastal city and a center of politics, economy, culture and tourism in the province of Khanh Hoa. Nha Trang owns long white sand, blue sea and it is suitable for many tourist activities. The development of tourism here leads to many hotels from the mini to the International class standards available to meet the needs of visitors. Besides, Nha Trang is a well-known city that celebrate many big festivals such as Festival of the Sea, Miss Universe 2008, Miss World 2010,...for Vietnamese as well as international events Truly, with a mild climate, convenient transportation, this coastal city is blessed in natural scenery, climate with a background in humanities and history attraction, which facilitates many types of tourism. Nha Trang Bay with 19 islets, are classified in one of the 29 most beautiful bays in the world, a "common house" for all species inhabit. It is not only rich in natural resources, beautiful scenery but also admirable for the cultural beauty of the sea, and now becomes a must-see destination when you visit Nha Trang. Some of islets complex have been put into operation in tourism and been fond of by many tourists : Hon Mun Island which has abundant and diserve coral reefs, Hon Mieu - Hon Mot, Hon Tam and Hon Tre with luxury resorts in Nha Trang... Nha Trang is a deserved place to create unforgettable impression on your holidays.

Nha Trang is a small city belongs to Khanh Hoa province on the South Central Coast of Vietnam. It is known as a beautiful coastal city in Vietnam and in the world. The city is just 265,47 km2, and 392,000 inhabitants. Since locating in the middle part of Vietnam which is easy to come from Hue, Hoi An, Da Nang and move to the South, Nha Trang is compared as a precious Pearl of Vietnam tourism.
In the history, Nha Trang was known as Kauthara under the Champa hundreds years ago. Until now there are still a lot of heritages and Champa culture remaining here, especially Po Nagar towers . Nha trang had used to be small fishing villages before the French recognized that the place is an ideal for relaxing on beautiful beaches, they decided to invest to turn the town into resort city.
The position of Nha Trang is evaluated as one of the most beautiful Bay in the World, because of heavenly beaches , hot spring, the colorful beauty of the sea as diversity of fish, coral reef,… and nice weather  during the entire year which is favorable for some activities like swimming, sunbathing,  scuba diving and snorkeling.
Nha Trang is known as center of entertainment with series of Vinpearl land, Tri Nguyen Aquarium, Hon Tam resort,… . Besides, Cam Ranh Bay is considered as one of three harbors that have the best natural conditions over the world. Having the area of over 60 square kilometers and the 18-20m average depth, this bay is out of the wind as a result of being surrounded by many mountain ranges. Van Phong Bay has a wonderful nature, temperate climate, idyllic beach with mostly fine sand, surrounded by hills, mountains and tropical forests, colorful coral reefs, several vestige of salt-watered forest, specific and valuable sea creatures, which is endowed with an ideal environment. These are great potentials for the development of ecological tourism in Van Phong.

Nha Trang is a coastal city and a center of politics, economy, culture and tourism in the province of Khanh Hoa. Nha Trang owns long white sand, blue sea and it is suitable for many tourist activities. The development of tourism here leads to many hotels from the mini to the International class standards available to meet the needs of visitors.
Besides, Nha Trang is a well-known city that celebrate many big festivals such as Festival of the Sea, Miss Universe 2008, Miss World 2010,...for Vietnamese as well as international events
Truly, with a mild climate, convenient transportation, this coastal city is blessed in natural scenery, climate with a background in humanities and history attraction, which facilitates many types of tourism.  Nha Trang Bay with 19 islets, are classified in one of the 29 most beautiful bays in the world,  a "common house" for all species inhabit. It is not only rich in natural resources, beautiful scenery but also admirable for the cultural beauty of the sea, and now becomes a must-see destination when you visit Nha Trang.
Some of islets complex have been put into operation in tourism and been fond of by many tourists : Hon Mun Island which has abundant and diserve coral reefs, Hon Mieu - Hon Mot, Hon Tam and Hon Tre with luxury resorts in Nha Trang...
Nha Trang is a deserved place to create unforgettable impression on your holidays.

ABOUT NHA TRANG

Nha Trang is a small city belongs to Khanh Hoa province on the South Central Coast of Vietnam. It is known as a beautiful coastal city in Vietnam and in the world. The city is just 265,47 km2, and 392,000 inhabitants. Since locating in the middle part of Vietnam which is easy to come from Hue, Hoi An, Da Nang and move to the South, Nha Trang is compared as a precious Pearl of Vietnam tourism.
In the history, Nha Trang was known as Kauthara under the Champa hundreds years ago. Until now there are still a lot of heritages and Champa culture remaining here, especially Po Nagar towers . Nha trang had used to be small fishing villages before the French recognized that the place is an ideal for relaxing on beautiful beaches, they decided to invest to turn the town into resort city.
The position of Nha Trang is evaluated as one of the most beautiful Bay in the World, because of heavenly beaches , hot spring, the colorful beauty of the sea as diversity of fish, coral reef,… and nice weather  during the entire year which is favorable for some activities like swimming, sunbathing,  scuba diving and snorkeling.
Nha Trang is known as center of entertainment with series of Vinpearl land, Tri Nguyen Aquarium, Hon Tam resort,… . Besides, Cam Ranh Bay is considered as one of three harbors that have the best natural conditions over the world. Having the area of over 60 square kilometers and the 18-20m average depth, this bay is out of the wind as a result of being surrounded by many mountain ranges. Van Phong Bay has a wonderful nature, temperate climate, idyllic beach with mostly fine sand, surrounded by hills, mountains and tropical forests, colorful coral reefs, several vestige of salt-watered forest, specific and valuable sea creatures, which is endowed with an ideal environment. These are great potentials for the development of ecological tourism in Van Phong.

GETTING THERE

Nha Trang is a busy tourist city with many connections by bus and train. The journey between Mui Ne and Nha Trang is very scenic with mist-covered mountains towering above green rice paddies.
By Bus: Depending on traffic, travel by bus from Saigon can take around 11 hours. The bus from Mui Ne should theoretically take only five hours.
By Train: Nha Trang's train station is located in the northwestern part of the city, well off the tourist strip. The train from Saigon takes roughly 10 hours to reach Nha Trang. Travel by train offers a pleasant break from the maniacal traffic!
By Air: Flights to and from Nha Trang now use Cam Ranh Airport (NHA) which was once an old U.S. airbase during the Vietnam War. The airport is around 18 miles south of Nha Trang; only domestic flights are available.

ATTRACTIONS

If this is the first time you traveling Vietnam then you do not want to miss this destination, this beautiful coastal city will definitely impress you by its attractions, magnificent beaches and islands as well as friendly local people and cannot mention many interesting activities like diving, snorkeling…

Po Nagar Cham Tower
Po Nagar Temple is the ancient architectural of Cham People, situated far from Nha Trang Center around 2 km to the north, the tower is the combination of 4 towers, 2 temples and the largest cathedral tower worship Po Nagar goddess. After visiting the Po Nagar Temple, you can experience mud pack at Thap Ba resorts hot springs nearby.

Hon Chong Island & Hon Vo Island
This destination far from the city center is about 3km northeast. Hon Chong Island (Husband Island) is a rocks space with a variety of shapes, stacked high running from the shore into the sea. A group of smaller stones, situated at the foot of the eastern hill, called Hon Vo Island (Wife Island). Hon Chong space almost separated from the bustling streets and it also is one of the most beautiful views of the city.

Hon Mun Island
Hon Mun Island has blue and clear sea waters and gorgeous coral ecosystems, was considered as the area of biodiversity in Vietnam by Foundation World Wildlife (WWF). Arrive Hon Mun Island, visitors can not miss activities like: Bar floating on the sea, explore coral diving,…

Ninh Van Bay
Ninh Van Bay situated far from Nha Trang city about 60 kilometers, located on Hon Meo Island peninsula. Ninh Van Bay bring beauty and pure scenery which is particularly suitable for those who want to feel relaxed in the quiet coastal space. Additionally, you can also watch coral, diving or try surfing, windsurfing or kayaking.

Hon Tam Island
This island has an area of about 110 hectares, 7km far from the center of Nha Trang towards southeast. From Hon Tam Island, you can see the whole city in the north of Nha Trang and Cam Ranh peninsula in the south. Besides beautiful beaches, Hon Tam Island is also famous for its activity such as coral diving, exploring the sea by glass bottom boat coral…

Dai Lanh Beach
Dai Lanh Beach is belongs to Van Ninh District, Khanh Hoa Province, located on the 1A National Highway, far from Nha Trang City about 80km to the north. After swimming and exploring the sea, tourists can rent motorboats to visit Bai Lang, Khai Luong, Dam Mon, Vung Ro port, or to explore the village of Dai Lanh and lives of fishermen...

Van Phong Bay
Van Phong Bay in Van Ninh District (Khanh Hoa Province), situated far from Nha Trang Center about 40km towards the north. It attracts visitors with the wild beauty of small and large blue islands in the smaller bays inside. There are two ways to visit Van Phong bay, one is floating on the boat by sea from Nha Phu Bay, and the other are by car or motorbike from Nha Trang center.

BEST TIME TO VISIT

Nha Trang, in southern Vietnam, has a tropical savannah climate with a lengthy dry season and shorter rainy season. Nha Trang's dry season lasts from January to August and the wet season is from September to December. During the rainy season, Nha Trang experiences around 41 inches (1,029mm) of rainfall. The wet weather in the city is caused by the presence of the northeast monsoon. It is best to avoid travelling to Nha Trang during the wet season as typhoons can also occur, bringing terrible winds. Throughout the year, Nha Trang experiences hot and humid weather, with temperatures that range between 69°F (21°C) and 91°F (33°C) all year round. The city becomes particularly humid between May and August, which is the peak of Nha Trang's rainy season.

NIGHTLIFE IN NHA TRANG

The best nightlife in Nha Trang offers ample reasons to explore this unique beach town after sunset, where neighbourhood bars and lounges draw in the city’s fun-loving backpacker community while Tran Phu’s vibrant beach clubs attract more affluent late night revellers. Boasting plenty of alcoholic offerings, local and international cuisine, as well as varying music genres, these nightlife spots are great for mingling with the locals and fellow tourists until the early hours of morning.
 
If you’re looking to immerse yourself in the local culture, Nha Trang is also home to numerous cultural spaces, where colourful puppet shows, light shows, and traditional tunes are held every night. 

 


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