Nha Trang is known from long time ago as a famous destination with many interesting places to visit such as islands with beautiful beach, ancient towers and typical food & beverage culture. Openchoi.net will introduce the 10 most interesting places to visit in Nha Trang that you can not ignore
1 . Vinpearl Land
Located on Hon Tre island with the picturesque beaches all year round, Vinpeal Lan is known as “tropical paradise”. It attracts tourists by not only luxury hotels, breathtaking gardens or ideal freshwater pool but also the extreme games and 4D cinema. The ticket’s price for one person to visit the island including fee for suspension cable and playing games is 450.000VND (for adults); 350.000VND (for children 1,0m – 1,4m)
Transport: Suspension cable or cano from the center of Nha Trang city
Time: at least 1 day
Travel Nha Trang – Vinpearl Land
2 . Hon Mun Island
Hon Mun has pure water and beautiful coral ecosystem which is appriciated as the top biodiversity in Viet Nam by WWF. There are many interesting activities here that tourist definitely should try once: bar on the sea, coral ecosytem, boat with glass bottom,… Tourist can also join in the tour around 4 islands with the fee of 150.000 VND per person.
Transport: Boat from Cau Da wharf, Nha Trang city
Time: at least 5 hours
3 . Hon Tam Island
This island is 100 ha in area, located about 7 km’s southeast of Nha Trang. You can get the prime views of Nha Trang city from north of the island and Cam Ranh peninsula from south. Hon Tam is famous with beautiful beaches, activities to discover the sea by the glass bottom boat as well as to survey coral.
Time: at least 3 hours
Thrilling game at Hon Tam
Merperle Hon Tam Resort Nha Trang
4 . Ninh Van Bay
Apart 60 km from Nha Trang city, located on Hon Meo peninsula, Ninh Van Bay still remains pristine and pure beauty. It is specially suitable for who would like to refresh oneself in the quiet space. Besides, you could also view coral, try surfing, skin diving or water-skiing, Kayak boat,…
Transport: High speed train ( it takes about 20 minutes from Nha Trang)
Time: at least 12 hours
Six Senses Resort at Ninh Van Bay is an only high quality resort located on beautiful peninsula of Ninh Van Bay. It is 5 stars resort and is one of the very first resorts in Viet Nam received many reputation awards of Viet Nam and international traveling association. And one of which is World Travel Awards 2012
5 . Nha Trang Oceanography Institue
The Oceanography Institue was found in 1923, located at No.1, Cau Da – about 6 km southeast of the center of Nha Trang. There are more than 20.000 specimens of 4000 species of sea and fresh-water creatures, which are collected and maintained for many years. Especially, you will have chance to contemplate a skeleton of a giant whale with 26 metter in length, 3 metter in height, 48 vertebrae which are wholly restored.
Transport: Motorbike or taxi
Time: 2 – 4 hours
6 . Ponagar Cham tower (Thap Ba)
Ponagar Cham tower is an ancient unmistakable architecture, located about 2km’s north of the center of Nha Trang city. It includes four towers, two temples, the largest contains a statue dedicated to Ponagar.
After visiting the Ponager tower, you could take a mud-bath at Thap Ba hot mineral spring near to there. Fee for mud-bath is 100.000VND per person at public area ( contains 15 – 20 people); around 250.000VND per person at private area.
Transport: Motorbike ( hire: 120.000 – 150.000VND/ day) or taxi
Time: at least 5 hours
7 . Hon Chồng (husband)- Hòn Vợ ( Wife)
Sights This city center 3km northeast . Hon Chong rocks a large population with all sorts of shapes , stacked high running from the shore into the sea . A smaller group of rocks , lies at the foot of the hill to the east , known as the wife of Hon . Hon Chong space of almost space separate from the bustling streets . It is also one of the most beautiful city view .
Move : Motorcycles , bus or taxi
Time sightseeing , swimming : 3-8 hours
8 . Van Phong Bay
Van Phong Bay is located about 40 km northern of Nha Trang. Van Phong attracts tourists by the pristine beauty of the group of islands.
Transport: Boat from Nha Phu Bay or motorbike/ car from Nha Trang city
Time: At least 12 hours
9 . Dai Lanh Beach
Dai Lanh beach is about 80 km from Nha Trang toward the north. Tourist can not only swim in the sea but also hire boat to visit fishing viliages (Khai Luong, Dam Mon,…)
Transport: Taxi or motorbike
Time: At least 12 hours
This is a beautiful architecture, located right in the center of Nha Trang city. There are many local specialities and products from clothes to food or gifts to be sold here.
Transport: Walking or motorbike, taxi
Time: 2 – 3 hours